free water http://kbia.org en Mo. village offers free water to fight grass fires http://kbia.org/post/mo-village-offers-free-water-fight-grass-fires <p>Farmers and other property owners in a southwestern Missouri village are being offered free water to fight grass fires amid continuing heat and drought.</p><p>KOLR-TV reports the Lawrence County village of Freistatt announced plans Wednesday to provide water to anyone living within a three-mile radius. Those taking advantage of the offer must have a portable tank to hold 3,000 to 5,000 gallons.</p><p>The water can be used only to prevent or fight grass fires.</p> Thu, 26 Jul 2012 13:06:13 +0000 Associated Press 18224 at http://kbia.org Mo. village offers free water to fight grass fires