(WHP Trooper Brian Bragonier was named the local VFW Post’s law enforcement officer of the year. JD Darnell presented the award. Joshua Scheer photo.)
(Lander) — The Lander Veterans of Foreign Wars presented its annual awards to area public safety officers Wednesday night. Honored as the Emergency Medical Technician of the Year was Shawn McRae; Firefighter of the Year is the Lander Volunteer Fire Department’s Danny Logue, and the Peace Officer of the Year is Sheriff’s Deputy John Applegate. Two of the local honorees, McRae and Logue, will also be honored at the state VFW Conference in Cheyenne this coming June as Wyoming’s EMT and Firefighters of the Year.