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By Marcus Huff
Staff Writer 

County completes successful Hazmat exercise


December 11, 2018

Marcus Huff

Washakie County first responders arrive to a full-scale Hazmat exercise held outside Worland on Saturday to test response times for local first responders.

WORLAND – Local agencies and infrastructure organizations completed a county-wide full-scale exercise last Saturday, to enact a hazardous materials event. The event was a success, with 18 local emergency management and business interests participating.

The Saturday exercise, paid for by a Hazardous Materials Emergency Preparedness (HMEP) Grant, took place north of Worland from 9 a.m. until no...

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