b'PRIEST LAKE EMTS, INC.PriestLakeEmergencyMedical Technicians,Inc.,akaPriestLake Ambulance, was established in June 1977 thanks to theeffortsof Tom and Sandy Clevenger.We arecurrently celebrating 40 years of service tothePriest Lake area.VINTAGE SNOWMOBILE RACES Priest LakeA m b u l a n c eSince 2016 Vintage Snowmobile Racing Priest Lake, LLC hosts two takespridevintage snowmobile race events each winter near Nordman, ID.The US inbeingaForest Service has granted VSPRL permits for the use of the airstrip on v o l u n t e e rHighway 57 across from the Ranger Station.These events attract racers service that pulls our personnel directlyfrom all over the West, including Canada.There are classes for all ages from our Priest Lake residents.Ourand gender ranging from the youngest of drivers in the 120 Class to those volunteer EMTs spend 120-150 hoursbrave souls who are 55 and older who wish to race in the Masters Class. in initial training to become licensedEach season we are seeing an increase in the number of class entries:EMTs.They are also required to take continuing education courses.TheseYearFirst RaceSecond Racecourses help us provide the most current201686123medical care to our patients, and it is a2017134191requirement to stay licensed as an EMT.2018208232We also have, just as equally, dedicated2019242284drivers.Although they are not licensed EMTs, they are a very important part ofWith families in mind, these events were created to pull those rusty our organization.and old vintage snowmobiles out of the back of garages or in the back Our volunteers never know whenyards, clean them up and try their luck on the track with other race theirserviceswillbeneeded.Manyenthusiasts.Race day is an enjoyable winter event as a racer or as a times our volunteers may be sitting atspectator. the dinner table ready to eat or even VSRPL wishes to extend heartfelt appreciation to the many volunteers, sleeping, only to be awakened by thewhether for registration, parking, selling tee shirts, as a corner marshals, sound of the 911 dispatch tone on theirtech support, announcer duties, the food vendors and many others.A radios.These people, who are willingvery special thank you to Paul Storro Excavating for the many hours of to give up their own time to help peoplepreparation of the ice track, pit parking area, and spectator parking lots. in need, are a special group.ResidentsPriest Lakers are the best!and visitors at Priest Lake can and dosay they are lucky to have them.Vintagesnowmobileracingpriestlake.comInterestedindonatingyourtimeRace Director, Mike Courteautothisveryspecialgroup;please509-599-5539 or 208-443-3089emailplemts@yahoo.comorcallEmail:courteaumike@yahoo.com208.443.2000.34 Priest Lake, Idahowww.priestlake.org'