Monthly Archives: August 2021

Suffolk cow swims for 24 hours before rescue

A Suffolk cow was rescued with lassos and canoes 24 hours after being stranded in a river. The heifer got stuck at Bakers Court, Great Cornard water on Wednesday night but “slipped into the night” away from the Suffolk fire and rescue services. Hunter Gary Thorpe was also on hand to slaughter the cow if the animal became dangerous or ...

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Police investigation torched car in Cumbernauld as eyewitness reports ‘shotgun recovered from scene’

Police are investigating the discovery of a burnt out car discovered in Cumbernauld on Thursday evening. Officers rushed to Etvie Drive in the Condorrat district of the town of North Lanarkshire after the alarm was raised just before 10 p.m. Thursday evening. A Vauxhall Corsa was on fire. An eyewitness told the Daily Record how they saw forensic officers crawling ...

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Ector County Commissioners Discuss American Rescue Plan Act Money

ODESSA, Texas (KOSA) – As the coronavirus continues to spread, Ector County commissioners are deciding how the federal money will be distributed. On Tuesday morning, commissioners heard eight different groups asking for a portion of the US bailout funds – and it wasn’t just hospitals. Groups like the Odessa Volunteer Fire Department and the Ector County ISD as well as ...

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NBC4 and TELEMUNDO 52 Clear The Shelters ‘Adopt & Donate’ Campaign Returns August 23 – September 19 – NBC Los Angeles

NBC4 / KNBC and Telemundo 52 / KVEA launch their highly anticipated Clear The Shelters™ pet adoption and donation campaign. This is the seventh year in a row that the two stations have harnessed the power of television and their multiple digital platforms to raise awareness about pet adoptions at local animal shelters and rescue organizations in Southern California. . ...

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Former Bath firefighter leads Haiti earthquake relief team

A former Bath firefighter leading a relief team in Haiti said he hopes they will find survivors a week after a devastating magnitude 7.2 earthquake hit. Rob Davis, 50, coordinates a group of structural engineers from the Search and Rescue Assistance in Disaster (SARAID) charity to assess hospitals and schools in three earthquake-torn cities. Mr Davis, of Bath, said his ...

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Sonko’s Rescue Team Wins Overall Title at 4by4 Challenge

The drivers of the Sonko Rescue team emerged victorious from the 2021 4by4 Challenge championship held on August 21 and 22 at Champagne Park in Kipeto, Kajiado County. The expert category duo of Zain Shakal and Taaseen Ganatra won the overall title after collecting 740 points ahead of rhino charging pilot Pater Kanyali who finished second with Bartoz Mohamed sealing ...

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