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Slain Alaska troopers remembered in memorial

...force in 1993. He spent his career in Fairbanks and worked a variety of roles, including patrol trooper, field training officer and canine officer, instructor and canine unit supervisor. He also had worked as a supervisor of a Fairbanks-area...
CCFR Fire Academy cancelled

The Capital City Fire/Rescue Fire Academy has been cancelled due to a low number of participants.CCFR Training Officer Nathan Young said the academy started off in January with seven recruits, but two dropped out midway through the...
Juneau's firefighters serve in a challenging profession

...hosts a fire academy each year to certify new firefighters. The five-month long academy, which is taught by Fire Training Officer Nathan Young, is in full swing right now with 15 new recruits striving to become certified by the state. The recruits...
Academic recognitions at USAFA he held positions in his cadet squadron as training clerk, training NCO, element leader, assistant training officer and safety officer.He earned his solo glider wings August 2010 and was selected for Student Instructor Pilot training...
Learn CPR this 4th of July

...more Juneau residents will be able to aid someone who has gone into cardiac arrest.Capital City Fire/Rescue EMS Training Officer Sandi Kelly says many Americans may not act during a cardiac emergency because they do not know Cardiopulmonary resuscitation...
Attorney: Hoonah slow to release information about slain officers

...Tokuoka and Anthony Wallace - that none of them were trained by individuals in the department who were certified field training officers, who were highly experienced," Choate said. "Instead, their training occurred with Chief (Jeff) Hankla who...
Juneau citizens recognized for saving cardiac arrest victim at airport

...CCFR believes the man to be a business owner and "snowbird" who lives and works in Juneau seasonally.CCFR EMS Training Officer Sandi Kelly said even though Thursday's ceremony was belated, CCFR wanted to make sure to thank all the citizen and...
Mounties to increase scrutiny on the border

...more than a half-billion dollars into the RCMP to improve national security. After a winter of recruiting and training officers, the unit is looking to its first summer in action. The biggest issues at the Yukon-Alaska border are drug and...
Firefighters worked hearts out

...layer of sheetrock backed by two layers of plywood greatly hampered this effort. Within 10 minutes of the alarm, Training Officer John George arrived on the scene and using a thermal imager found that the fire had already spread through the second...
Chief Doyle explains reorganization to firefighters

...volunteer firefighters who work with career firefighters. "It is alarming when you have a combination department," Training Officer John George said. But he added that volunteer retention is a national problem. Doyle said there isn't one simple...


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