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Search and rescue officials urge to take care of these tubes on the Cowichan River

With the Canada Day long weekend fast approaching, rescue teams are warning those considering tubing in the Cowichan River. The Cowichan River is now flowing faster and two and a half times higher than it was a year ago at this time, following five years of drought. Joe Saysell, who lives near the Cowichan River, says he can’t believe how ...

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River hazards abound this tubing season – Lake Cowichan Gazette

Following two calls for river rescues last week, two of the region’s search and rescue teams chose to warn the public of the dangers they discovered on the Cowichan River ahead of the popular tubing season. in the river. The Cowichan and Ladysmith Combined Swiftwater Rescue Team was recently called in to rescue a group that included a two-year-old child. ...

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Man rescued after falling from Newton Abbot roof

A man has been rescued after falling six meters from a roof in Newton Abbot town centre. Fire, ambulance and police were all involved in the incident which happened on Market Street in the early hours of the morning. Lifelines, ladders and a stretcher were all used to save the man. He was then taken to hospital for further treatment. ...

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The Mountain Rescue Team honored by the Queen

Platinum Jubilee Medals were awarded to members of the Brecon Mountain Rescue Team this week, to mark the 70th anniversary of Queen Elizabeth’s accession to the throne. The medals were presented, on behalf of the Queen, by Wye Valley-based TV presenter Kate Humble, who is the official ambassador for the Brecon Mountain Rescue Team. They were awarded to more than ...

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Sector training focuses on river rescues | Local News

Elise Lowe, a hospitalist at Cody Regional Health, pushed a rescue dummy halfway into the water of the Shoshone River after saying, “Let me go put the other victim in the water.” Lowe also placed three other victims, played by live volunteers, along the bank of the Shoshone River. These casualties were part of a multi-agency training exercise conducted on ...

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The boat quickly gets stuck and blocks the River Hull

A boat jammed quickly and blocked the River Hull. The unmanned boat drifted into the River Hull earlier on Tuesday and was stuck crosswise for some time, blocking the river. Its position is similar to that of the huge freighter Ever Given, which blocked the Suez Canal for six days in 2021. The incident was left to the Marine Rescue ...

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Migrant rescues along the US-Mexico border climb amid sweltering heat and high water levels

(CNN) — In the turbulent waters of the canal, first responders train for the worst: migrants swept away trying to cross the US-Mexico border. The canal, which stretches for miles along the international border, is intended to bring water to farmers during the summer months. But as migrants attempt to cross into the United States, the canal also poses a ...

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Group visiting Penticton from Vancouver helps rescue young man in Skaha Lake after hearing cries for help – Penticton News

Photo: Daniela Albuquerque Vancouver residents Daniel Ferrer, Bruno James and Dr Henry Reis rushed to inflate and set up a personal boat and launched into Skaha Lake on Friday night after screaming for help UPDATE: 4:11 p.m. “The only thing I was thinking about right now was ‘What about his mother?'” A group of Vancouver residents visiting Penticton and staying ...

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Dive team recovers body of missing man from Kenosha County lake

Dive and rescue teams have found the body of a 22-year-old man missing from Silver Lake in the Village of Salem Lakes. The Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department said deputies were called to the lake Thursday afternoon for a missing swimmer. Initial reports indicate that a 5-year-old girl and a 22-year-old man were swimming after jumping into the water from a ...

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Boating safety advice after teenage rescue on Stones River in Murfreesboro

Two 18-year-olds were rescued this month by the Murfreesboro Fire Department Swiftwater Rescue Team after their kayaks overturned due to rapidly moving water in the Stones River. Wesley Slager, a Special Ops Captain on Scale 4, was on the boat that rescued the two teens. “They were caught up in fast currents and stranded in the middle of the river, ...

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Salt Lake search team rescues hiker after he falls 100ft into Utah waterfall, calls 911

Don SweeneyThe Charlotte Observer SALT LAKE CITY, Utah — When Owen Smith saw lifeguards approaching after plunging 100 feet into a waterfall in Little Cottonwood Canyon, the 21-year-old from Utah had a thought. “I was like oh my god I’m actually go get help“, Smith, who suffered a fractured femur and pelvis, as well as three broken ribs and a ...

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The fire in the mountains of Swat Marghazar continues to rage for the second day: Rescue 1122 – Pakistan

Wildfires in the Marghazar Mountains of Swat, a tourist hotspot, continued to rage for the second day on Sunday as teams from Rescue 1122 and the Forestry Department stepped up efforts to put out the blaze. According to a spokesman for the rescue service, Shafiqa Gul, the fire started on Saturday in the jungle as well as in the mountain ...

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One-on-one with the Vubachikwe Rescue Team

The Chronicle Yoliswa Dube-Moyo, Head of Matabeleland South OfficeIT took a lot of stamina to balance down a 240 meter deep shaft using a lifting rope attached to a harness. The descent to meet death was not for the faint hearted as there were spatters of blood and human bones along the way. After receiving a distress call about an ...

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Leopard rescued from a well in Sambalpur of Odisha using a wooden ladder

A team of officials from Odisha’s fire department and forest department managed to rescue a leopard that had fallen into a deep well in the state’s Sambalpur district. The quick action saved the animal unharmed and released it back into its natural habitat. Videos of the rescue operation shared by the Forestry Department on Twitter show officials attempting to hold ...

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Dom Phillips, indigenous expert and British writer, still missing in Brazil

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A British journalist and an indigenous affairs official were still missing in a remote part of Brazil’s Amazon on Tuesday as authorities said they were expanding search efforts in the area, which has known violent conflicts between fishermen, poachers and government agents. Dom Phillips, who has been a regular contributor to the British newspaper The ...

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Paupore Wins Teal Lake Melt-Down Award | News, Sports, Jobs

NEGAUNEE — Recently, Mike Smock and Dave Hallgren of the Negaunee Lions presented 2022 Teal Lake Melt-Down winner Vickie Paupore with a check for $2,431. The headframe structure crossed the ice on Saturday, April 30 at 6:19 p.m. Paupore won with an estimate of 6:20 p.m. on April 30. Range Telecommunications provided CCTV to monitor the ...

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Police release details of man’s drowning with officers nearby

TEMPE, Ariz. (Arizona’s Family/Gray News) – Arizona police have released body camera footage and a transcript related to a recent incident in which a man died after jumping into a lake with officers on the premises. The Arizona Family reports a 12-minute video showing officers talking to a man, later identified as Sean Bickings, and another woman near the City ...

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Rats trained to be sent into earthquake debris carrying tiny backpacks with microphones

Rats are being trained to be dispatched through the earthquake debris carrying tiny backpacks fitted with microphones so that rescue teams can talk to survivors. The innovative project is being developed by research scientist Dr Donna Kean, 33, from Glasgow, Scotland. So far, seven rats have been trained, taking just two weeks to get them up to speed. At the ...

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Pamplin Media Group – Rotary Club Clackamas Sunrise honors leaders with awards

The efforts of OSP Private Keena Washington of the Clackamas County Water Rescue Team are recognized. The Clackamas Sunrise Rotary Club recognized Oregon State Trooper Keena Washington, along with the Clackamas County Water Rescue Team, at its annual Law Enforcement Day awards ceremony on May 20. at Bob’s Red Mill. “We hold this annual event to show our appreciation to ...

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Search and rescue teams recover body of man killed in RMNP avalanche

ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK, Colo. — Search and rescue teams were able to recover the body of a man who died in an avalanche in Rocky Mountain National Park on Sunday. Crews found the man’s body late Sunday afternoon after two other people were rescued. The trio were climbing near Dreamweaver Couloir on Mount Meeker around 9 a.m. when other ...

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Firefighters rescue a man from the Red River on Monday morning

A man was taken to hospital this morning after being found “struggling” in the Red River, according to the City of Winnipeg. Around 6 a.m., Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service (WFPS) crews received a report of a man in the Red River in the Disraeli Bridge area. Witnesses reported that he struggled as he was carried north by the current. WFPS ...

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Weather slows Bethpage Air Show on Saturday, but hopes soar for Sunday

Most of Saturday’s Bethpage Air Show was canceled due to rain, lightning and low cloud cover, but organizers are encouraged by the prediction of a perfect day at Jones Beach on Sunday for day two a spectacle. Low clouds delayed the start of the show, but organizers were able to organize a few flights before the cancellation was announced at ...

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Training: why, what and when – FirefighterNation: Fire Rescue

We have to train, and we have to train often. By Zachary Brown Let’s be honest; today’s fire department no longer sees the fire duty it did only 30 to 50 years ago. This means that we no longer get repetition and practice of our skills day after day. Today, the average fire company no longer does multiple fires per ...

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MRF-D partners with Australian Defense Force and Tentara Nasional Indonesia to exercise humanitarian assistance cooperation in the Indo-Pacific

DARWIN, Australia — Marine Rotational Force-Darwin participated in Exercise CROCODILE RESPONSE 22, a trilateral humanitarian assistance exercise featuring Marines and sailors with MRF-D, members of the Australian Defense Force and personnel from the Indonesian National Armed Forces , as well as multiple civil organizations and active from May 9 – May 20. CROCODILE RESPONSE 22 featured participation in the exercise ...

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Career accident in Tamil Nadu: a fourth body found under the rubble

The body of the last worker trapped under the rubble of a quarry accident in Tamil Nadu was found on Sunday evening. Of the six workers, four died. The rescue team finally recovered the body of the last worker trapped under a rock in Tamil Nadu. (Photo: India Today) After an eight-day battle, the rescue team finally recovered the body ...

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Flint Coast Guard joins huge emergency services response as person is rescued from water near Runcorn Bridge

Deeside.com > News Post : Sat 21 May 2022 Update: Sat 21 May Volunteers from the Flint Coastguard Rescue Team were called in on Friday night to help with a massive emergency services response following reports of someone in the water near Runcorn Bridge . The team was rushed at 11pm to the incident which also saw the Caernarfon-based coastguard ...

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This Puppy Rescued On 495 Near Hoboken Needs Our Help

While dogs and cats are unfortunately brought to shelters and shelters in the Hoboken and Jersey City area on a regular basis, this sweet pup, about 4 months old, ended up on Route 495 near Hoboken – driving through traffic Wednesday afternoon. Local Hoboken resident Janelle Hoffman jumped out of her car, dodging traffic to save him. She took him ...

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| Santa Fe NF to implement forestwide closure order on May 19 NM Fire Info

SANTA FE, New Mexico – May 17, 2022 – The Santa Fe National Forest (SFNF) will implement a forest-wide program closing order at 8 a.m. Thursday, May 19, 2022, prohibiting public access to the entire 1.6 million acre forest due to active wildfires and extreme fire danger. The closure order will remain in effect until December 31, 2022, unless revoked ...

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Mountain rescue team joins search for pensioner missing for three weeks

A mountain rescue team has joined the search for a pensioner who has been missing for three weeks. Glyn Smith, 76, was last seen in the Oykel Bridge area of ​​Sutherland after embarking on a walking tour of the Highlands. Glyn, from Cambridgeshire, has not been in contact with his family since Sunday April 24, leading to heightened concern for ...

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Local rescue teams save a man and a dog after a fall

PLYMOUTH TOWNSHIP, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — Local rescue teams are credited with bringing a man and dog to safety after a terrifying fall. It happened Friday night in Luzerne County. The man and the dog tumbled almost 60ft off a cliff in Plymouth Township. It was a team effort between the three fire departments, battling difficult terrain and crossing a ...

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Missing Lāwaʿi Man Found Dead in Kōke’e : Kauai Now : Kauai News & Information

A Lāwaʿi man who went missing on the Miloli’i Ridge Road trails in Kōke’e State Park on Sunday, was found dead Thursday afternoon in the Ku’Ia Nature Preserve area of ​​Kōke’e State Park. Kōke’e State. The body of 50-year-old Moses “Lono” Gardner was discovered around 3:30 p.m. According to a preliminary report, personnel from the Forestry Division of the Department ...

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Man freed after being buried ‘up to his chin’ in Bethel trench collapse

BETHEL — A worker was airlifted to Yale New Haven Hospital in serious condition Wednesday afternoon after a trench collapse left him buried up to his chin in dirt, officials said. Bethel’s Stony Hill Fire Department said in a statement that first responders from across the area helped free the man, including digging him up by hand at one point. ...

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‘Intensive’ rescue operation needed to save Seniors’ Hall of Fame at Lake Laurentian

Dr Ronald Wallingford, 88, was found in an area so difficult to access that two rescue teams were called. A retired teacher and author, Wallingford is a sports hall of famer who has held national running and Boston Marathon records. A missing person case became a complex search and rescue operation in the Lake Laurentian Conservation Area on May 9, ...

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Staithes Coastguard Rescue Team were called in to help save the crashed paraglider pilot

HART paramedics and Coastguard rescue officers move the victim before attaching him to the rope rescue system and hoisting him up the cliff. The incident happened on Saturday, May 7. Staithes Coastguard Rescue Officers (CROs) located the victim and administered first aid while Staithes CROs and the Redcar Coastguard Rescue Team set up the necessary rope system to lower a ...

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Keswick Mountain Rescue Team called Wren Cragg, High Rigg

A MAN climbed to the top of Wren Crag to get a phone signal to call the police, prompting a call for mountain rescue teams. Keswick Mountain Rescue Team (KMRT) were called to Wren Cragg, High Rigg at 9.50pm on Thursday May 5 after a couple collapsed in a ‘precarious position’. The team were alerted by police to an ’emergency’ ...

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FG to rescue abductees from Abuja-Kaduna train

The government’s failure to rescue the more than 68 Abuja-Kaduna train passengers 37 days after their abduction by terrorists, demonstrates the growing helplessness of the Nigerian state in the face of the existential challenge of non-state actors. Emboldened, terrorists are posting photos and videos of their victims online, spreading boasts and mocking loved ones of abductees and the government. The ...

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Rescue teams work to reach a hiker stuck on a cliff in the gorge

MULTNOMAH COUNTY, Ore. (KPTV) — The Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office said it was trying to reach a hiker stranded at Munra Point in the Columbia River Gorge on Monday afternoon. The sheriff’s office said at 10:30 a.m. Monday they received a call from someone at the Bonneville Dam. The caller saw smoke coming from a signal fire near the top ...

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New fire station in Upper Ojai opens after years of planning

Ventura County Fire Department officials officially opened a new station in Upper Ojai Friday morning with tours for neighbors and local officials. Station 20 at 12000 Santa Paula-Ojai Road – also known as Highway 150 – replaces a facility built over 60 years ago. The $7.3 million building totals 8,504 square feet and sits on a 2.3-acre site. The facilities ...

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Snakes Infest New Cache County Polling Station in Utah

A snake is seen at the new Cache County Ballot Processing Center in Logan. Deputy Chief Clerk Bryson Behm told KSL on Wednesday they caught six snakes there. (Bryson Behm) Estimated reading time: 2-3 minutes LOGAN – Where democracy will be put into action this election cycle in Cache County, Utah, there’s a problem: snakes. After a new home was ...

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Woman cut off by Amtrak train in Simi Valley, more Ventura County news

Here is a roundup of recent incidents and announcements from Ventura County agencies: Woman survives train strike SIMI VALLEY — A 50-year-old woman was struck by an Amtrak train in Simi Valley on Wednesday morning after attempting to cross the tracks, officials said. At approximately 10:20 a.m., the woman attempted to ram the train onto the tracks in the 1700 ...

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3 people trapped in elevator harnessed and rescued by SCDF

Three people trapped in an elevator at No 1 Woodlands Road were rescued by officers from the Singapore Civil Defense Force. (PHOTOS: SCDF) SINGAPORE – Three people trapped in a lift at Woodlands have been rescued and brought to safety by a team of officers from the Singapore Civil Defense Force (SCDF). On Tuesday, SCDF said in a Facebook post ...

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Satin the hedgehog released into the wild after months of rehabilitation

Facebook / Malta Wildlife Rescue Team Satin the hedgehog has arrived at Wildlife Rescue Team with many spines missing on December 1, 2021, however, he was released into the wild on Sunday after what the team called an “exceptional” trip. Facebook / Malta Wildlife Rescue Team The hedgehog was taken to the vet and found to have a mite infection. ...

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CBP rescue team snatches injured migrants from Arizona wilderness

EL PASO, TX (Border report) – A rescue team used WhatsApp to track a pair of injured migrants stranded for days in the Arizona wilderness. On Thursday afternoon, Tohono O’Odham Nation Police notified the U.S. Border Patrol’s Arizona Air Coordination Center that two migrants were in distress and needed medical assistance in a remote area of ​​the mountains. Baboquivari near ...

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DVIDS – News – White Oak Rescue Team Stands By In Case Of An Emergency

WHITE OAK, Md. – Hope for the best but prepare for the worst.Staff at Arnold Engineering Development Complex Hypervelocity Wind Tunnel 9 have taken this cautionary saying to heart. For about a quarter of a century, a group has been in place in the establishment, ready to intervene in the event of a disaster. The White Oak Rescue Team, or ...

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Search and Rescue Canine Team Trains at Seashore Trolley Museum

Group volunteers who do not have a dog involved with FEMA’s Mass Task Force Search and Rescue program take turns hiding in fully concealed locations on the Seashore Trolley Museum campus to help the dogs active search and rescue teams to practice finding living victims. Courtesy picture KENNEBUNKPORT — A group of volunteers so dedicated to their mission they didn’t ...

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Body of 70-year-old Wakpala man, reported missing in January, found in Lake Oahe near Mobridge

UPDATE APRIL 18, 2022: The search for a 70-year-old Wakpala man last seen on Lake Oahe near Mobridge in January (2022) has been completed. Corson County Sheriff Alan Dale said Clyde Oswald’s van was found yesterday (April 18, 2022). He says Pierre’s Central Diver’s, LLC, the Pierre Volunteer Fire Department Rescue Squad dive team and South Dakota Game Fish and ...

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KZN floods: Pietermaritzburg search and rescue policeman dies while on duty

Pietermaritzburg Police Search and Rescue Officer Sergeant Busi Mjwara drowned on Sunday while searching for flood victims at the Henley Dam. Durban SAPS K9 police dog Leah also drowned. Sources at the scene told the witness that Mjwara and his colleagues have in recent days searched for bodies at the Henley Dam in Pietermaritzburg after a car was taken there. ...

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Whelping season for harbor seals expected to start this month

RYE — Harbor seals bear their young from late April to June. The majority of puppies in the area were born in Maine; however, there are also small ones in southern Maine. Therefore, the chance of seeing seals on our beaches, specifically baby seals, increases. If you see a marine mammal on the beach, alive or dead, it is extremely ...

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Paso Robles Battalion Commander Randy Harris Honored for Heroism • Paso Robles Press

Harris was recognized for his efforts during the active shooter incident on June 9, 2020 PASO ROBLES – On Tuesday, April 5, San Luis Obispo County Sheriff Ian Parkinson and Deputy Jim Voge presented Paso Robles Fire Department Battalion Chief Randy Harris with a plaque honoring him for his heroism. Paso Robles Fire Department Battalion Chief Randy Harris (center) is ...

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Navy Lt. Thomas R. Norris > US Department of Defense > History

When two American pilots were shot down in enemy territory towards the end of the Vietnam War, numerous attempts to rescue them by other planes failed. It was then that Navy Lieutenant Thomas Rolland Norris was called in to lead a ground team to find them. Both missions were successful and earned the young Navy SEAL the Medal of Honor. ...

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Memories of Houston: Eddie Hill stages a comeback for the ages in Top Fuel (1988)

The first Top Fuel competition at Houston Raceway Park at the 1988 SuperNationals was not just a historic event with the first four-second streak in NHRA history, recorded by Gene Snow in qualifying, and then later a new record national, then the fastest pass in drag racing history, both by eventual winner Eddie Hill. But Hill’s histrionics almost didn’t happen. ...

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The car enters the Monongahela River in Glassport

Photos released Thursday show a water rescue in Glassport after a car entered the Monongahela River. Members of the Glassport Police Department arrived at the scene Thursday morning and were able to rescue the person inside the black SUV. It is not known how the car ended up in the river. The Glassport Fire Department’s rapid water rescue team then ...

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Gillingham residents ordered to shut windows as ten tonnes of paper catch fire by M2 – recap

Residents of Gillingham have been told to keep their windows rolled up after a lorry fire involving ten tonnes of paper near the M2 in the early hours of Wednesday morning. Kent Fire and Rescue Service (KFRS) said a paper lorry fire, in Hoath Way, created a large amount of smoke, near Junction 4 of the M2. Kent Police were ...

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Rescue dogs help find body of missing man on quarry ledge

A rescue team described how they had to use ropes to descend into a quarry to reach a man’s body. Patrick Cahill, 52, was reported missing from his home in Old Colwyn, Conwy on March 14. North East Wales Search and Rescue (NEWSAR) said they were called by North Wales Police the day after he disappeared. At the time, police ...

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Houstonians bring help and hope to Ukrainian doctors on the front lines

VINNYTSIA, Ukraine – A doctor in Ukraine has felt the love of Houstonians determined to help bring needed medical supplies to help frontline workers during the war. A Shenandoah-based Memorial Hermann doctor and a local Houston nonprofit have made lasting connections to make this flow of aid from Houston possible. KPRC 2 first introduced you to endocrinologist Dr. Kateryna Komarovskiy ...

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Demar DeRozan can’t save the team from a disastrous fate in New York

The Chicago Bulls badly needed a victory Monday night in the Big Apple against the New York Knicks. Chicago held a one-game advantage over the Toronto Raptors for the No. 5 seed in the Eastern Conference. With the Raptors facing a depleted Boston Celtics squad, Chicago needed to do its part against the lowly Knicks to ensure it didn’t slip ...

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VIDEO! The most venomous cobra trapped in the well, the rescue team saved such a life

Nasik: Members of a non-governmental wildlife research organization have rescued the fearsome cobra in Nashik, Maharashtra. This poisonous cobra was found in a well that belongs to the Indian spectacled cobra (nag) species. ANI news agency also shared a video of the same. For the moment, this cobra has been kept close by the rescue team. According to the rescue ...

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Boeing 737 crash in China: live updates and news

Video A Boeing 737-800 airliner operated by China Eastern Airlines carrying more than 130 people crashed in a mountainous area in the Guangxi region. A passenger plane with 132 people on board crashed Monday afternoon in a mountainous region in southern China, the Civil Aviation Administration of China confirmed. Rescue teams rushed to the steep and heavily forested site in ...

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Vancouver sea lion rescue: young animal in critical condition

A sea lion found struggling on Vancouver’s Kitsilano Beach on Friday has suffered a gunshot wound, according to the Vancouver Aquarium’s Marine Mammal Rescue Center. The center sent a rescue team to retrieve the injured animal after receiving a call from a member of the public who was concerned about its welfare. Dr. Martin Haulena, chief veterinarian and director of ...

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San Diego Firefighter Leads SoCal ‘Guardians’ on Ukraine Relief Mission – NBC 7 San Diego

A San Diego area firefighter is looking for some good men and women in the fire service to join him in Ukraine for a rescue mission. The Joint Guardian Task Force is collecting much-needed firefighting equipment to deliver to war-torn Ukrainian communities. They will spend two weeks there helping beleaguered departments with search and rescue and other essential services. With ...

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Valley News – Mount Washington rescue story hits the big screen, but not the mountain

Mount Washington in New Hampshire will be the star of a big movie coming out later this month, but be warned: it’s not just any Mount Washington we know of. “I told my friends who pointed this out to me: just roll with it!” said Pam Bales, a backcountry specialist whose rescue of a potential suicide victim from the mountain ...

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Poor regulation is hurting the pinnacle of adventure sports

Six firefighters reached Kurumbachi hills in Kerala last month after receiving a distress call. Stuck in a cleft in the hills was Babu, a 23-year-old amateur hiker. Even for the firefighters, there was no way to reach him. Shaji Mullookaaran, a search and rescue volunteer, accompanied by a team of 14 people, reached the summit the following morning. “Babu was ...

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A teenager, trying to save a cat, gets stuck in a tree; rescued by firefighters

It’s no secret that cats love high vantage points. The preference for a relatively safe height inaccessible to their predators comes from an instinctive need to protect themselves. However, curiosity often gets the better of these felines. Recently, a cat perched so high in a tree that a person trying to rescue he had to be rescued himself in IndianaWE. ...

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Irish student Racheal Diyaolu arrives at EU border after rescue breaks

Irish student Racheal Diyaolu has finally reached the border on her third day traveling out of Ukraine after a dramatic rescue and a number of obstacles along the way. Taking to Twitter, Racheal’s sister Christiana confirmed that her sister had reached an EU border this afternoon. “They have reached the border and are crossing,” she said. ****UPDATE****THEY HAVE ARRIVED AT ...

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Billy Ray Edwards, 73 – Sun of Winchester

Billy Ray Edwards, 73, husband of Linda Elizabeth Fraver Edwards, died Saturday March 5, 2022 at his home. Born in Dayton, Ohio on May 23, 1948, he was the son of the late Earl and Zelta Hall Edwards. Billy was a former Clark County magistrate and former owner of Edwards Insurance Company. He was a former Kiwanian volunteer of the ...

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Pendle Hill warning after boy with hypothermia rescued as ‘under-prepared’ group in danger

Teenager suspected of hypothermia had to be rescued from Pendle Hill by life-saving volunteers The boy was part of a “grossly underprepared” group dressed in inappropriate clothing without understanding the risks involved in such situations. Volunteers from Rossendale and the Pendle Mountain Rescue Team were called in to rescue the 14-year-old boy who struggled as temperatures plummeted on Friday afternoon. ...

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The Russian Navy has already fired at five civilian ships – Odessa Regional Administration

Since Russia launched a full-scale invasion of Ukraine, the Russian Navy has fired on five civilian ships. The relevant statement was made by the head of the Odessa regional military administration, Maksym Marchenko, the Telegramreports a correspondent of Ukrinform. “Since the start of the Russian invasion, the fleet of the aggressor state has already fired on five civilian ships. One ...

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A pet dog helps an American family spot a mountain lion under the bridge. Watch Rescue Video

A family in Colorado, USA, weren’t expecting a mountain lion to rest under their patio when their pet dog alerted them to the animal’s presence. As a torch was lit under the bridge, they were shocked to find the mountain Lion Sunday as they waited for a raccoon, IPU reported. The family contacted the authorities to save the fat cat ...

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Terengganu floods: 68 people stranded at Kuala Berang recreation camp rescued | Malaysia

Fire and rescue service personnel rescue people stranded during floods, including children, at Budi Recreation Camp, Kampung Belukar Bukit in Terengganu on February 28, 2022. ― Bernama pic KUALA BERANG, February 28 – A total of 68 people, including 20 children, stranded at Budi Recreation Camp, Kampung Belukar Bukit, here, due to flooding, were rescued today. Camp supervisor Farhan Zakaria ...

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See how the McLean County Search and Rescue team hones their skills | Local News

McLean County Ground Search and Rescue Corporal Larry Brink points out fake evidence he found during a search drill Saturday morning at Fairview Park in Normal. Brendan Denison NORMAL — As a boy, Larry Brink roamed the rain-soaked ground for night owls with his dad after dark. But he never expected to use those same skills as a volunteer with ...

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America’s busiest search and rescue system at risk of collapse

“], “filter”: { “nextExceptions”: “img, blockquote, div”, “nextContainsExceptions”: “img, blockquote”} }”> Receive $50 off a qualifying purchase of $100 at the Outside Shop, where you’ll find gear for all your outdoor adventures. >”,”name”:”in-content-cta”,”type”:”link”}}”>Sign up for Outside+ today. In Colorado, where the number of outdoor users is rapidly exceeding the bandwidth of local search and rescue (SAR) teams, volunteer rescuers are ...

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Boat City OKs, purchase of sewer truck | News, Sports, Jobs

With funding from the American Rescue Plan Act, the Dunkirk City Council this month approved the purchase of a fire/rescue boat and a sewer and sewer vacuum truck. The boat will cost $321,410 and the truck $425,000. The resolution on the truck states that in addition to ARPA funding, it will be paid for through a “Possible Shared ...

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NIWA sets up rescue center for boating accidents

The Lagos Zone of the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has set up a search and rescue center to deal with boat accident cases in the waters of the state. This followed the training of 17 personnel on the activation, identification and orientation of safety ecology towards boats in distress. Engineer Sarat Lara Braimah, Regional Director of NIWA, Lagos, while ...

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Rescue team uses sausages trapped in drone to save dog in UK marshland

A dog has been rescued from a swamp in the Hampshire region of England after search teams used drone-mounted sauerkraut to lure him out. According to the British public television channel BBCMillie, a 3-year-old Jack Russell dog, went missing on January 13 and was eventually found in a boggy, muddy area in light winds. Thanks to the company, the animal ...

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Students fill need for Can-Am sled dog race – Daily Bulldog

Composite students at Foster Tech Center delivered a finished rescue sled to Can-Am race organizers last week. FARMINGTON — A three-year project came to fruition last week when composite students from the Foster Career and Technical Education Center handed over a custom-built dog sled to organizers of the Can-Am Crown International Sled Dog Races. The project was repeatedly delayed due ...

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Pacific Gull rescued by wildlife rescue group, fed by local fishermen | PICTURES | The temperature

+16 A Pacific seagull with a weighted hook in its eye was rescued and released by the Fleurieu-based Wildlife Welfare Organization (WWO). The bird was admitted to the WWO Wildlife Rescue Center on January 8, after being spotted by a local fisherman at The Bluff Pier, Encounter Bay. Using specialized equipment, the Pacific Gull was quickly captured by WWO. During ...

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International rescue pending at the Beijing Games

ZHANGJIAKOU, China, Feb 14 (Reuters) – Veteran skier Richard Wyne spends almost every day on the snow at the Beijing Games, but he is not here as an athlete or coach. Instead, Wyne leads a small group of expert lifeguards who are on the front lines of keeping Olympians safe on the slopes. Wyne is part of a team of ...

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Two weeks after Codi’s disappearance, volunteers continue the search

A dozen volunteers searched the wooded area around the Boo Williams Sportsplex on Saturday morning. HAMPTON, Va. – Author’s note: The video above is taken from a separate story on Codi that aired on February 11, 2022. Members of the Hampton Roads community continue their search for missing four-year-old Codi Bigsby. On Saturday morning, a group of volunteers once again ...

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Stray Rescue Travels to Southwest Missouri to Rescue 50 Abandoned Dogs from Deplorable Conditions | St. Louis News Headlines

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – A St. Louis nonprofit is coming to the rescue of dozens of abandoned and neglected dogs on a rural property in southwestern Missouri. Stray Rescue first became aware of the situation earlier this week after discussions on social media and local rescue groups appealed for help. “When we got to the RV, we saw all the ...

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Fisherman taken to hospital with broken leg after rescue off Cornwall coast

A fisherman has been taken to hospital after an early morning incident off Cornwall. Emergency services were called at 5.30am today after the fisherman suffered a broken lower leg on board a beam trawler 12 miles from St Ives. The St Ives All Weather Lifeboat ‘Nora Stachura’ was launched and assisted the fisherman. Read more: Midas Group confirms immediate halt ...

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Missing Cairngorms hiker ‘left messages in snow’ for mountain rescue teams

A hiker reported missing in the Cairngorms has left clues in the snow to help mountain rescue teams find him. Mountain rescue teams from Braemar and Cairngorms were called on Monday after a 40-year-old man went missing. The man had been unable to reach Aviemore on Sunday as he had planned due to high winds and had taken refuge in ...

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Bloomsburg University of York student killed in fall off icy cliff near Elysburg

ELYSBURG – A Bloomsburg University student in York was killed on Friday when he and another student fell off an icy cliff in Montour County. Greg Anstine was pronounced dead at the scene at 5:22 p.m. from multiple blunt-force injuries, coroner Scott Lynn said Saturday. Injured was another Bloomsburg student, Kyra Defstefano, who was admitted to Geisinger Medical Center near ...

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The rehabilitated manatee is out in the Florida Keys – CBS Miami

BIG PINE KEY (CBSMiami/FKNB) – After 3.5 months of rehabilitation, a juvenile male manatee was brought back to Florida Keys waters Thursday by marine mammal specialists from Dolphin Research Center, Florida Keys Aquarium Encounters and Miami Seaquarium. The DRC Manatee Rescue Team, along with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Keys Aquarium Encounters and local residents rescued the manatee ...

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Hiker falls near Virgin River Gorge

ST GEORGE, Utah (ABC4) – A hiker was airlifted to St. George’s Hospital after falling 60 feet near the Virgin River Gorge on Saturday. Officials say they received a notification from a personal locator beacon (PLB) with a message that a 47-year-old climber had fallen about 60 feet with injuries and needed help. The hiker was south of Virgin River ...

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Wolfe County Search and Rescue Team Wins New Rescue Tool, Have Fun Weekend Testing It

WOLFE CO., Ky. (WKYT) – The Wolfe County Search and Rescue team finally has the keys to a shiny new toy. And it’s the one that will actually help them save lives. “Before, we were a three-season destination, but that’s not really the case anymore. It’s four seasons, people come to the door whether it’s cold or snowing, it doesn’t ...

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New Home for Border Search and Rescue Unit

At the site of the new Mountain Rescue station in Kelso, main contractor Matthew Lee, with team members, David Williams, architectural technician; David Barnes, vehicle officer; Carl Outhwaite;, Kevin Sterrick, Treasurer; Duncan Buchanan, team leader; Bob McKead, Base Officer and Brian Tyson, President. (Photo: BILL McBURNIE) Since 1963, the Rescue Unit has shared accommodation between garages at Kelso Racecourse and ...

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Backcountry rescues rise as more people seek outdoor recreation

About 30 volunteers gathered a recent weekend at a snowy highway in western Idaho. They were there for a training exercise, and the fictional scenario for the day involved four snowshoers who did not return when scheduled. “We have four late subjects. We don’t know exactly how long they’ve been overdue, but we’ll find out from our law enforcement representative,” ...

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Tampa group rescues 23 people, including children, from Taliban-controlled Afghanistan

Rescue group evacuates Americans from Afghanistan Catherine Hawley reports TAMPA, Florida. – Over the past five months, a Tampa-based relief group has helped thousands of Americans and green card holders get out of Taliban-controlled Afghanistan after they were left behind during the US government’s withdrawal. end of August. “We are getting vulnerable Americans, allies and Afghans in Afghanistan out of ...

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NADMO extends rescue operation to one week

So far 14 lives have been confirmed lost while around 96 people have been injured The National Disaster Management Organization (NADMO) said the search for survivors of the Apiatse blast will continue over the next few days. This follows concerns from some residents that other residents have not been seen since the disaster on Thursday January 20. So far, 14 ...

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Body suspected of belonging to Brendan Santo recovered from Red Cedar River

EAST LANSING, Mich. – A body to which we think we belong Brendan Santo was recovered from red cedar river in East Lansing. Santo has been missing for almost three months and was last seen shortly before midnight on October 29 in Yakeley Hall to University of Michiganthe campus. Police announced the recovery of a body on Friday afternoon, but ...

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Hawk Rehabbed flies to freedom after being captured and injured – CBS Miami

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A beautiful sight on Wednesday as a rehabilitated falcon returned to the wild after a rough few weeks. Nasim Mahomar of Pelican Harbor Seabird Station was part of the rescue team. READ MORE: Panel backs changes to charter school agreements “He seemed pretty scared, definitely he was still very alert,” Mahomar explained. The team was called by ...

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FBI rescue team shot dead hostage taker after 3 men escaped from synagogue – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

A senior law enforcement official confirmed to NBC News that Malik Faisal Akram, the man who investigators say took four people hostage at a Colleyville synagogue on Saturday, was shot dead by the rescue team. FBI hostages. Officials declined to release details about who shot Akram earlier because an internal review of the shooting is ongoing – which is standard ...

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A cop crosses a frozen lake to save a dog in a breathtaking video

A Labrador Retriever named Kona gave a warm welcome to a police officer who crossed thin ice in a lake to rescue the 10-month-old pup from freezing water. Video posted online by the Lewiston, New York, police department on Jan. 5 shows Officer Jonathan Smith coaxing the dog out of the water and back onto the ice at Bond Lake, ...

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Gahler calls it a career as a firefighter after 35 years

“It was a cornerstone of my career. It has been the most challenging, rewarding and growth-enhancing professional opportunity I have ever had. I am comfortable retiring, having had the opportunity to help lead a growing and transitioning team. You don’t get many opportunities like that in life and I’m very lucky to have had it. CANMORE – After 35 years ...

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Family continues legacy of animal-loving son after tragic train crash

Joseph Willcocks: family continues legacy of animal-loving son after tragic train crash Calendar An icon of a desk calendar. to cancel An icon depicting a circle with a diagonal line across. Caret A block arrow icon pointing right. E-mail An icon of a paper envelope. Facebook A Facebook “f” brand icon. Google A Google “G” brand icon. Linked to An ...

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Missing woman found after police search in Dalby Forest

A WOMAN who went missing from her North Yorkshire home has been found, police confirmed this morning. North Yorkshire Police had raised concerns for the welfare of a 21-year-old who was reportedly reported as a mimic from Malton, North Yorkshire yesterday morning. The force appealed to the public for information that could help locate her. Police search teams, assisted by ...

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Kerala Police Rescue Abducted Child In Less Than Two Hours | Latest India News

A newborn baby kidnapped from Government Medical College hospital in Kottayam was rescued within two hours of the crime, a Kerala police official said on Friday. The incident took place in the hospital gynecology clinic at around 3 p.m. Thursday when a woman dressed as a nurse allegedly asked mother P Aswathi to hand the child over to her to ...

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Busiest year on record for fall rescue

The Grassington-based team had 73 calls, breaking the previous record of 56 in 2020, she said in its annual report. The team is one of the few mountain rescue teams to cover underground rescues as well as more traditional surface and water incidents. “Maintaining our capacities, raising funds and carrying out our rescues requires a lot of commitment on the ...

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Coast Guard helicopter transports mother and child to safety after woman falls on Welsh beach [VIDEO]

Moment Coast Guard helicopter transports mother and child to safety after woman falls and hits her head on rocks on Welsh beach A mother and child were rescued on a Welsh beach after a woman fell on rocks Dramatic footage shows couple airlifted from danger by helicopter The mother injured her head on the rocks and was taken to hospital ...

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“Looking for a few good men … and women.” »The January 2022 edition of Allegany magazine pays tribute to our firefighting and voluntary rescue societies | Magazine Alléganie

They are looking for a few good men … and women January 2022 edition of Allegany magazine features tribute to volunteer fire and rescue companies As the saying goes “they are looking for a few good men”. And also women. The January 2022 edition of Allegany magazine honors and shines a spotlight not only on the volunteers of the region’s ...

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