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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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
City emergency crews brush up on their skills

Charlie Blattner, emergency medical services training officer at Capital City Fire and Rescue, has a simple way of describing his job and that of his fellow EMS workers. Sound off on the...
Neighbors Digest

...accepted through Oct. 8, 2004. The training academy will begin mid-October. For questions or interviews, contact Training Officer John George at 586-5322, or stop by a local fire station for an application. Capital City Fire and Rescue is...
Bethel hires its first woman police officer

...hired by the city. She recently graduated from the police academy in Sitka and is now on the streets working with a training officer. Nicholson drove to Alaska from northern California when she was 18 to take a cannery job. She has worked as a...
Alaska Digest

...year-round and will have another recruitment in January. "This year we are doing something special," said fire training officer John George. "People can volunteer either as firefighters or medics. In the past, we had to turn some people...


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