Posts From February, 2014

Free Avalanche Awareness Clinics Available to Public 

Public Service AnnouncementBackcountry users and winter enthusiasts are encouraged to participate in either of two, free avalanche awareness clinics that will be offered this upcoming weekend.

Users of all levels and varieties, be it skiing, snowmobiling, snowboarding or snowshoeing, will benefit from the clinics taught by professionals from the Bridger-Teton Avalanche Center in Jackson, Wyo.

Each clinic will consist of a classroom session, held in Laramie at the Holiday Inn, and a field session, held in the Snowy Range on the Medicine Bow National Forest.

This program is designed to give winter backcountry travelers information on identifying avalanche terrain, travel techniques, snow pack conditions and safety factors. The field sessions will look first hand at snowpack conditions, terrain factors, beacon use, probing and shovel techniques.

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Posted by IT Department February 25, 2014

NEWS RELEASE - (February 25, 2014) 

Public Service AnnouncementOn Sunday February 16th, 2014 Deputies of the Albany County Sheriff's office responded to a residence on the report of allegations of a sexual assault originating in the Rock River area.

As a result of the investigation it was determined that the suspect in the case had been an employee with the Albany County School District as a Physical Education teacher, as well as a Girls basketball coach.

 

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Posted by IT Department February 25, 2014

Spotter Training 

Public Service Announcement Spotter Training

The National Weather Service will be conducting Spotter Training in Albany County on 3-20-2014. The training will take place at Laramie Fire Station #3 located at 2374 Jefferson Street from 6:30pm to 8:30pm.

 

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Posted by IT Department February 03, 2014