PUBLISHED: 11:13 AM on Wednesday, March 2, 2005
Ray Viche graduates from basic training
Navy Seaman Apprentice Raymond K. Viche, son of Phyllis C. Sage of Haines, Alaska and Raymond K. Viche of Haines, Alaska, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.

During the eight-week program, Viche completed a variety of trainingwhich included classroom study and practical instruction on naval customs,first aid, firefighting, water safety and survival, and shipboard and aircraft safety. An emphasis was also placed on physical fitness.

Viche is a 2004 graduate of Haines High School of Haines, Alaska.