PUBLISHED: 5:00 PM on Tuesday, August 29, 2006
Heroes wanted
The Alaska Council on Emergency Medical Services is seeking nominations to recognize real-life Alaskan heroes. Each year the Council recognizes individuals who have shown commitment and dedication to providing emergency medical services in Alaska .

Submit nominations by mail to: EMS Awards, Injury Prevention and EMS Section, Alaska Department of Health and Social Services, P.O. Box 110616 , Juneau , AK 99811-0616 or by fax to EMS Awards, (907) 465-4101. Nominations must be received by Friday, Sept. 1, 2006.

Further information about the award criteria, procedures, and application forms can be found at the DHSS EMS Web site at