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  • Dispatchers' Skill Can Mean Life or Death

    Posted: July 31st, 2005

    For more than two years now, Chris Stout has worked as an emergency dispatcher for Wyoming's Laramie/Albany County Records and Communication (LARC). Hers is the first voice people hear when they call for help -- and sometimes the last.

  • Wyoming Community Mourns Firefighters' Deaths

    Posted: April 21st, 2005

    Thinking that children might be trapped inside, volunteer firefighters Jacob Cook and Robert Henderson rushed in to a burning town house. Their bravery cost them their lives.

  • Two Wyoming Firefighters Die in Blaze

    Posted: April 19th, 2005

    Firefighters Robert Henderson, 39, and Jacob Cook, 23, were killed as a result of an explosion after entering the building.

  • Wyoming Overhauls Dorm Fire Sprinklers

    Posted: March 7th, 2005

    Fire sprinkler systems will be installed in all Wyoming college residence halls as a result of this year's legislative session.