The city of Ketchum announced Tuesday afternoon that it has hired Tom Bowman as interim chief of the Ketchum Fire Department.
Bowman, a former Blaine County commissioner, has been a volunteer firefighter since 1984. He started work on Tuesday.
“I’m very excited that Tom has joined our team,” Ketchum Mayor Neil Bradshaw said in a news release. “His experience and relationship with our volunteer and full-time firefighters will be good for the city.”