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Wildland Firefighter Training Underway
RAWLINS, Wyo. (AP) — Preparations for wildfire season are underway in Rawlins this week. Fifteen people are training to become wildland firefighters in a course sponsored by the Bureau of Land Management. In order to be certified, they must be able to complete a three-mile hike in less than 4…
Cancer Diagnosis Prompts Fundraiser For Casper Firefighter
  Captain Jeff Atkinson, a long time member of the Casper Fire Department, has been diagnosed with a rare, but beatable form of cancer. Jeff will be doing lots of travel to Colorado over the next couple of months. The Casper Firefighters will be hosting a benefit garage sale on Sat. April 7th, …