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EMTs honored with Captain's Awards
Feb 18, 2014 - By Eric Blom, Staff Writer
Fremont County's Ambulance Department gave out its annual Captain's Awards at a banquet Jan. 15. Roughly 40 people attended and put on a potluck dinner at Hudson's Town Hall.
Todd Smith, who served as the department's interim director for several months, commented on the award recipients during an interview and press release.
Above and Beyond
"He did a bunch to help with trainings."
Rookie of the Year
Riverton Division: Renee Miller; Lander Division: Matthew Doi
"They do a really good job starting out."
Fremont County Ambulance's Got Talent
"Matt Doi will stand out there (on the corner of Main Street in Lander) in uniform with his guitar singing to everybody."
Energizer Bunny Award
"The guy never stops moving; if he's not cleaning, he's studying."
"For outstanding performance and lasting contribution to your patients, co-workers and our future EMTs."
Eric Tadd Curtin
"He really just makes sure everything's done ... he shows up for the mulch-casualty incident drills ... he makes all the trainings. He really puts a lot of time and dedication and effort into EMS."
Dubois Solid Rock
"He shows up to everything he can, and he owns Albright Sand and Gravel, and owns a ranch, and he's on Search and Rescue."
Officer of Training
"He's organized all of our trainings, making sure it's all documented ... he's really a valuable asset to the organization."