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Laboring on Labor Day

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PINEVILLE, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - You might have had the day off, but there are some in CENLA that still had to show up to work on Labor Day. 

Those in the public service field have been on the clock all weekend despite the holiday. 

In Pineville, the Holiday Village firehouse may have a name fit for this lazy weekend, but firefighters on duty say it's been  anything but quiet. 

Firefighter Michael Manassa said, "yesterday we had quite a few calls, about six or seven, and this morning we had one call. You never know what's going on even on the holiday so its always nice to have the ability to know if you need something the fire department is here to answer whatever that is."

It's not just public servants at work today, many retail stores and urgent care centers are open as well.  

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