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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Pope, Anglican and Scottish church leaders to pray in Africa

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis, Archbishop of Canterbury and head of a church in Scotland will jointly lead a prayer vigil for peace during his visit to South Sudan next month, the Vatican announced Saturday. He released details of the pontiff’s itinerary during his trips to Africa from July 2-7, which he will begin in Congo. Next, he will ...

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Oswego County Encourages Applications for ARPA Funding

May 27, 2022 OSWEGO COUNTY – The Oswego County Legislature is encouraging community partners to seek help through the county’s allocation of U.S. bailout funds. “Since the enactment of the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA), Oswego County has developed implementation strategies that will ensure these funds drive equitable economic recovery in all of our communities,” said the chairman of the ...

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Drug Task Force Makes Large Fentanyl Seizure; The NAFRS Board retreat was effective; The Memorial Day Ceremony takes place on Monday mornings at Memorial Park

Fentanyl seized The Cannon River Drugs and Violent Offenders Task Force announced Wednesday that it had made a large seizure of fentanyl. On May 13, Faribault police conducted a traffic stop on a 2007 Cadillac STS belonging to Christopher James Page, a person known to the task force as a possible Fentanyl dealer, for a stop sign violation and a ...

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Upstate Parent Family Weekend Schedule May 27-29

Wait, parents! It’s time for summer reading events, festival season, outdoor concerts, farmers markets and more. There’s so much to do, including new places to play at Unity Park and new exhibits coming to TCMU-Greenville and the Upcountry History Museum — and “Hamilton” is also coming in June. Get the details, tips on planning summer trips with kids, a healthy ...

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Despite the price of gasoline, volunteer transporters save animals from euthanasia shelters | Entertainment/Life

Many people are looking for a pet. Many shelter pets need permanent homes. The biggest problem is that these animals and people are not in the same places. This stumbling block is resolved in the most imaginable way of the 21st century. Social media sites are more than a place to keep in touch with friends. They also connect dogs ...

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RNLI Wells assists 45ft motor cruiser with struggling seasick crew

The RNLI Wells all weather lifeboat was tasked by HM Coastguard at 3.36pm on 25th May to assist a motor cruiser as it sailed from Lowestoft to Hull. They were off Titchwell when weather conditions put the crew in difficulty in rough seas. The motor cruiser was not moving forward and two of the four crew members on board were ...

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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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Dundee City Council renews fire alarm contract with McGill

McGill and Dundee City Council are set to renew their longstanding relationship with the award of a contract to install wireless fire alarms at council-owned properties across the city. Over 25 years, McGill’s Fire and Security Division has carried out a number of contracts on behalf of the board, including the installation and maintenance of guard call systems, door entry ...

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Australian Greyhounds are still brutally neglected by their trainers, say lawyers

Australian Greyhounds are still leaving the racing industry in a neglected state with signs of deteriorated teeth, improper grooming and broken limbs, advocates say, four years after the Greyhound Welfare & Integrity Commission (GWIC) was established in 2018 . The new Coalition for the Protection of Greyhounds (CPG) survey involved 18 responses from leaders of community-run greyhound rescue groups in ...

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A trapped caver rescued by a rescue team in Spain

A seriously injured caver was saved alive after workers fought a 17-hour battle to drill and blast a path through rock to reach him. A team of more than 50 rescuers were involved in the operation to save the 60-year-old woman from Cueva de la Gitana in the Sierra de María-Los Vélez Natural Park in Spain when she suffered a ...

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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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A fire breaks out in a caravan in Methil

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3 Rescued From Top Of US-Mexico Border Fence Near San Diego – NBC 7 San Diego

No one was injured Monday when three people were rescued from the top of the US-Mexico border wall at Otay Mesa, south of San Diego. Firefighters responded to a U.S. Customs and Border Protection backup for three people trapped atop the border fence west of the Otay Mesa port of entry around 7:30 a.m., the fire department said. from San ...

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GF Tomlinson completes £3.4million Worksop Fire Station

GF Tomlinson has completed work on a £3.4million fire station for the Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service The new fire station is located in the Vesuvius development off Sandy Lane in Worksop, Nottinghamshire, and replaces an earlier fire station which was built in 1963 and is located in Eastgate. Plans for the project were submitted by the Nottinghamshire Fire and ...

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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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Liverpool arrive at Anfield with a bus on FIRE ahead of the must-see Premier League final against Wolves

The LIVERPOOL team bus caught fire on its way to Anfield for Sunday’s game against Wolves. There was an electric atmosphere outside the ground as the bus rolled through a cloud of red smoke. 1 The fire caused extensive damage to the roof of the team bus But a photo taken by one of the supporters present showed a small ...

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PAWS Clinic Cat and Kitten Spaying Program Continues with $13,000 Grant – The News Herald

A popular cat spaying program that targets female cats and their juvenile kittens is coming back to Taylor’s PAWS Clinic, thanks to a $13,000 grant. With the “Family Affair” promotion, kittens 8 to 24 weeks old can be neutered or spayed and receive a rabies vaccine (kittens 12 weeks and older) and a distemper vaccine, for $5 per kitten. The ...

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Merseyside Police PCSO and ACE amazing donation!

Belle Vale Police Station PCSOs and Active Community Enterprise staff raise over £1,000 for New Brighton Lifeboat Station New Brighton Lifeboat volunteers were on hand to meet the fantastic team made up of PCSOs from Merseyside Police, Belle Vale Police Station and staff from (ACE) Active Community Enterprise. Their combined efforts of a 15 mile walk, table sales and raffles ...

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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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Vineyard City Celebration kicks off summer of events | News, Sports, Jobs

1 / 7 Nathan Jensen sets up the Tip Top for Orem Summerfest, which runs through Saturday at Orem City Park on Center Street in Orem. Kevin Lee, Daily Herald file photo 2 / 7 Orem’s Steven Stoker chews a hot dog as he watches the progress of his opponents in the Wienerschnitzel Hot Dog Eating Contest as ...

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: Rural hospitals get another $450 million in relief funds

“Nobody, from a hospital financial operations perspective, cares about the volatility of patient volume,” said Jim Porter, managing director of ToneyKorf Partners. “That kind of volatility is worrying.” The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) has released an additional $450 million in American Rescue Plan Act funds for rural health care providers who have struggled with rising expenses, labor challenges ...

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Scottish Fire and Rescue Services Commission of £500,000 electric firefighters

The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service has commissioned its first electric motor. Teams will start using the device in early 2023, but a suitable location has yet to be identified. The vehicle was produced with the help of £500,000 funding from Transport Scotland and will be delivered to service later this year. The contract to build the low-carbon vehicle, capable ...

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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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Arborist called to save cat ends up being rescued by firefighters

A TREE surgeon who was called in to rescue a cat ended up being rescued by firefighters after becoming trapped on a roof. Basim Hashmi called the arborist at his home in win bridgePerthshire on Sunday when his beloved moggy Toby got stuck on top of their house. The 32-year-old was shocked, however, when the arborist also got stuck on ...

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Sick brown pelicans flood rescue groups in Southern California

The past week quickly became a blur of brown pelican rescues as wildlife rehabilitation centers were inundated with dozens of hungry and sick birds showing up along the southern California coast. The problems seemed to arise first in Ventura County, according to Liz Holbrook, a longtime volunteer with the Santa Barbara Wildlife Care Network. The group rescues and rehabilitates seabirds ...

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Ducklings rescued in quack rescue from Brecon

Six ducklings have been rescued from a weir in Brecon – following a grueling rescue operation that lasted almost four hours. The ducklings had become trapped after their mother chose a rather uncomfortable place to have her babies – which was a small enclosed pond fed by the canal in the town center near Kensington Road. The difficult location meant ...

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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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Midlothian beautician devastated after salon destroyed in ‘deliberate attack’

A Midlothian beautician has been devastated after her salon business was destroyed in a deliberate arson attack. Kellyanne Beattie was away overnight when her business – located in the back garden of her family home – was targeted by vandals, causing £20,000 damage. The wooden structure housing the lounge was left a burnt shell with all lounge equipment lost as ...

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Animal Rescue | PetRescue’s Home2Home program is the new ethical way to adopt or rehoming a pet

There’s nothing worse than having to say goodbye to a family member, and that includes when it’s a beloved furry friend. While adopting a pet is an exciting thing, the process of rehoming a pet is something entirely new – and few Australians know how to go about it. Vickie Davy, co-founder of national animal welfare charity PetRescue, explains that’s ...

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Rangers rescue injured manatee in Everglades National Park

Wildlife officials have rescued an injured manatee in Florida’s Everglades National Park after visitors noticed a “large object” floating in the water, according to the park service. Everglades National Park Service Everglades National Park Service Wildlife officials rescued an injured manatee in Florida’s Everglades National Park after park visitors reported seeing a “large object” floating in the water, according to ...

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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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Wasteland behind Edinburgh Lidl ‘burnt down’ as smoke rises over store

Thick smoke could be seen rising above an Edinburgh Lidl on Sunday May 15 after a wasteland area burned. Footage taken around the West Granton Road store showed a collection of burning rubbish and materials as the blaze took hold behind the building. Becoming visible around 7 p.m., the flames appeared to have reached a substantial height before emergency services ...

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DVIDS – News – CERF-P partners with civilian entities to prepare for collaborative crisis response

Airmen and Soldiers from the Wisconsin Chemical Biological Radiological Nuclear Enhanced Response Force Package (CERF-P) held a training event at the Fox Valley Technical College Public Safety Training Center in Appleton, Wisconsin on May 14, 2022. The Wisconsin National Guard’s CERF-P has partnered with the 104th Aviation Unit of Madison, Wisconsin, as well as Southern Waukesha County Canine Search and ...

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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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MSPs and pro-choice campaigners gather in Edinburgh for Roe VS Wade abortion rights debate

MSPs and reproductive rights activists gathered in Edinburgh to show solidarity with their American peers who were protesting against the new Roe v Wade call. The protest, outside the US consulate in the Scottish capital, came as hundreds of thousands of people across America took to the streets to protest the looming US Supreme Court decision to overturn the landmark ...

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Effects of vaginal microecology and immunity on cervical cerclage pregnancy outcome | BMC Women’s Health

Research fund Cervical incompetence is also known as cervical laxity or internal os insufficiency. In recent years, an increasing number of women have developed cervical incompetence in China. If no active and effective treatment is given or in case of inappropriate treatment, pregnant women will have an increased risk of adverse events such as miscarriage and premature delivery, probably with ...

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Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service unveils ‘wrapped’ fire engine for Pride

His first appearance will be at Cheltenham’s Picnic in the Park event on Sunday May 15, which will be attended by GFRS members alongside colleagues from Gloucestershire County Council. The Pride wrap will be a permanent feature of the fire engine and it will support other Pride in Gloucestershire events taking place throughout the summer: Sunday June 12 – Pride ...

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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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Scott Brown plans SPFL transfer raid as Fleetwood Town boss aims for quick deals

Scott Brown is planning to make a raid on the Scottish market after taking the reins of Fleetwood Town. The Celtic legend landed his first managerial job at the English League One club yesterday and is already preparing for next season. Former Hibs teammate and Dunfermline No.2 Steven Whittaker is expected to head south as Brown’s assistant manager. And it ...

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11 Dies after boat capsizes near Puerto Rico, US says

Eleven people died and 31 others were rescued on Thursday after a boat carrying migrants capsized about 10 miles north of Desecheo Island, PR, the US Coast Guard said. The agency said the crew of a Customs and Border Protection plane spotted a capsized vessel shortly before noon. The crew reported people in the water who did not appear to ...

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Another day – another complex rescue for Appledore RNLI.

Shortly after 11am on Friday morning April 22, the Falmouth Coastguard notified Appledore RNLI of a boat in difficulty on the south tail, Bideford Bar . Two people were on a private fishing boat and had been fishing in the channel near Middle Ridge Buoy. When they lifted their anchor it became tangled around their propeller, the boat lost power, ...

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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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Activation of a malicious fire alarm during a higher exam at Montrose Academy

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Attackers kill seven soldiers in an ambush in northern Nigeria | Armed groups news

For more than 10 years, Nigeria has been grappling with various armed groups that are spreading terror in the north of the country. At least seven soldiers have been killed and two others are missing in Nigeria after they were ambushed by assailants while patrolling in the northeastern state of Taraba, two military sources said. The incident happened on Tuesday ...

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Vicksburg officials consider raising ambulance fares – The Vicksburg Post

Citing the rising cost of running the city’s ambulance service, Vicksburg Mayor George Flaggs Jr. appointed a committee to work out an interlocal agreement with the Warren County Board of Supervisors regarding the cost of the provision of an ambulance service in the city and could. Flaggs appointed the committee of Fire Chief Craig Danczyk, Deputy Chiefs Derrick Stamps and ...

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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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Frances Tait: Banning Combustible Cladding on High-Risk Buildings in Scotland: What Businesses Need to Know

Frances Tait, who works in Womble Bond Dickinson’s construction and engineering team, outlines the changes to combustible lining legislation that are to be introduced in Scotland. Everyone’s attention has been on the Safe Buildings Bill (now the Safe Buildings Act 2022) which received Royal Assent on 28 April 2022 – but it’s important to remember that North of the border, ...

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Sri Lankan prime minister resigns after weeks of protests

A Sri Lankan woman cries after anti-government protesters were attacked by government supporters outside the president’s office in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Monday, May 9, 2022. Government supporters on Monday attacked protesters camping outside the offices of the President and Prime Minister of Sri Lanka. minister, as the unions began a “week of protests” demanding that the government change and its ...

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Ukraine celebrates Victory Day moderately and optimistically

People near the World War II memorial in downtown Irpin, Ukraine, on Monday. (Kasia Strek/Panos Pictures/FTWP) KYIV, Ukraine – The day many here feared Russia would step up its assault on Ukraine turned out to be very different. Instead of formally declaring war, annexing occupied areas or increasing bombardment, as many expected, Russian President Vladimir Putin did not even mention ...

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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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Terrified guests claim they were left to their own devices during the fire alarm at the hotel five years after the fatal blaze

TERRIFIED guests have told of the panic of a fire alarm at a hotel – five years after a fatal blaze. They claim they were left on their own after a midnight alert at the five-star Cameron House. 1 EGW05F Cameron House, a five-star hotel on the shores of Loch Lomond near Balloch, Scotland, is a Q Hotels propertyCredit: Alamy ...

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The Senate Democrats’ shop revamped the child care reconciliation proposal

the US rescue plan, which policymakers signed into law more than a year ago, earmarked $39 billion for child care. In October, the White House proposed investing an additional $400 billion in the sector as part of the Democrats’ multi-billion reconciliation package, Build back better, which would have sufficed to establish universal preschool; a new program capping child care costs ...

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Llandudno lifeboat answers Mayday’s call on a busy afternoon

During a busy afternoon, Llandudno’s all-weather lifeboat carried out two rescues of vessels in distress. The Llandudno All Weather Lifeboat William F. Yates was originally tasked to take off at 4:05 p.m. Saturday afternoon to rescue a struggling 32ft cruiser. The vessel, with 4 people on board, struck a submerged object causing mechanical difficulties and water ingress. The cruiser was ...

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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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Three cars burned in the Whitfield area of ​​Dundee

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Waipā skinks released to safe space after being rescued from construction site

Fourteen copper skinks (mokomoko) have been released into a pest-free sanctuary near Ōhaupō. Photo / Provided Fourteen copper skinks (mokomoko) were rescued from a housing development site in Te Awamutu and released into a safe, pest-free sanctuary in Rotopiko near Ōhaupō. National Wetland Trust chief executive Karen Denyer, who was present at the release, said that although copper skinks had ...

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Do you include hearing impaired people in your fire risk assessment?

Do you include hearing impaired people in your fire risk assessment? This Deaf Awareness Week, the Essex County Fire and Rescue Service is raising awareness of safety measures to ensure those who are hard of hearing can be alerted in the event of a fire. The Service’s protection team works with businesses to ensure steps are taken to reduce the ...

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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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Two people rescued from river embankment after huge emergency response in Ayr

Two people have been rescued after falling down an embankment near the River Ayr. A man and woman have both been brought to safety after struggling near Holmston Road today along the River Ayr promenade. An air ambulance landed on the grounds of nearby Kyle Academy in response to the incident which saw firefighters, police and ambulances rush to the ...

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New Quay RNLI all-weather lifeboat launched twice in two days

Last week (Thursday 28th and Friday 29th April) saw the launch of the New Quay RNLI all-weather lifeboat in service twice in two days and the first service for the 12-13 Keep Fit Association rescue lifeboat since that she retired from Filey RNLI. On Thursday April 28, New Quay RNLI started early as the pagers rang at 5.42am. The all ...

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Six people rushed to hospital after two car crashes on major Scottish road

Six people have been rushed to hospital after a two-car crash on a major Scottish road. Emergency services rushed to the scene on the A85, near Dunollie Road, Oban at around 6.15pm on Tuesday May 3. The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) sent two devices to the scene, near Pennyfuir Farm. It is understood the Scottish Ambulance Service was ...

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Geo Barents: rescued migrants arrive in Sicily

After more than a week on board the “Geo Barents” rescue vessel, 101 people were allowed to disembark in Italy. Nearly 300 others, many of them minors, are still waiting at sea on the Ocean Viking rescue vessel. The long wait at sea finally came to an end on Tuesday (May 3) as 101 people rescued by the ship ‘Geo ...

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The garage fire was extinguished before it spread to the house

Photos: Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue Service FIREFIGHTERS put out a fire in a garage before it had a chance to spread to the rest of the house. Banbury Fire Station was alerted to a fire in a garage on Dukes Meadow Drive on Sunday. Firefighters equipped with breathing apparatus extinguished the fire using hose reel jets, before the fire had ...

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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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Date for inquest into fatal Cameron House fire could be set this week

A second preliminary hearing in an inquest into the tragic deaths of a couple in the Cameron House fire tragedy will take place tomorrow (May 3). A virtual hearing will begin at Paisley Sheriff Court ahead of a Fatal Accident Inquiry (FAI) into the deaths of Simon Midgley, 32, and Richard Dyson, 38. Simon’s mother Jane has been fighting for ...

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The Penny Marathon is back to save stray animals

Registration for the 11th edition of the Penny Marathon opens on May 16. The event takes place on July 10. The charity event to raise funds for stray animals was started in Greece by two Greek-Australians in 2012 and over the years has taken place simultaneously in cities across Greece, Australia and other parts of the world. This year the ...

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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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Alberta animal rescue groups feel caught off guard as pandemic pets are turned away

Breadcrumb Links Local News “I’m so short on space. We even posted some of the pictures from the pound, of the dogs that are in the pound, because we can’t even fit them in” Publication date : April 30, 2022 • 54 minutes ago • 2 minute read • Join the conversation Sisters Scottlyn, 4, and Charlie, 9, pet puppies ...

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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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WATCH: Bird’s eye view of Lanarkshire town captured by drone enthusiast

This is the location in Lanarkshire where area firefighters practice their skills. Now locals can enjoy a birds-eye view of the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service’s National Training Center at Cambuslang, courtesy of a local drone enthusiast. George Allison, who remains in the area, recently captured footage of the city and fire base while using his drone. The Lanarkshire Live ...

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Benton County Justices of the Peace continue selection process for ARP funding

The Benton County Quorum Court is set to continue discussion of U.S. Rescue Plan (ARP) funding for area nonprofit groups in a meeting Thursday evening. The county has $54 million in ARP funding to delegate for county projects and nonprofits. The county has received more than $100 million in requests from more than 50 groups. Melody Kwok, Benton County’s director ...

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Andrew Burfield charged with murder

A man has been charged with the murder of Katie Kenyon. (PENNSYLVANIA) A 50-year-old man has been charged with the murder of missing mother-of-two Katie Kenyon. Ms Kenyon, 33, has not been seen since Friday morning when Lancashire Police believe she traveled in a van from Burnley. Andrew Burfield, 50, of Todmorden Road in the city, was charged with her ...

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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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Edinburgh crime: Muirhouse youth charity feels ‘sickened’ after vandal torches minibus

The minibus was parked at Craigroyston High School, where the charity is based, when it was set on fire around 5pm on Saturday – in broad daylight. The vehicle, which belonged to the Muirhouse Youth Development Group (MYDG), was completely burnt out and is now unusable. Dean Shanks, strategic director of MYDG, said the crime had an “immediate impact” on ...

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Tobermory RNLI launches beached fishing boat

The Tobermory lifeboat has been asked to be launched by the UK Coastguard after a member of the public reported a fishing boat stranded in the Strait of Mull on Tuesday April 26, 2022 The volunteer crew’s pagers rang just before 9am and the all-weather lifeboat headed for the Sound of Mull, arriving on the scene near Pennygown 30 minutes ...

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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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Armed police lock down the streets of Perth near the city’s school

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Ukraine-Russia War News: Live Updates

KYIV, Ukraine – Russian tanks were crossing the border and Kyiv, the Ukrainian capital, was gripped by fear and panic. Street fighting broke out and a Russian armored column, entering the city, advanced within three kilometers of President Volodymyr Zelensky’s office. During those tense early days of the war, almost everyone — Russian President Vladimir V. Putin, military analysts and ...

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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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How Sarwar’s ‘no deal with SNP’ could backfire on Labor

During a campaign visit to Possilpark, Glasgow earlier this month, Keir Starmer and Anas Sarwar flatly rejected any prospect of Labor working in a coalition with the SNP at local or national level in the future. Labor leaders in Britain and Scotland were adamant there would be no deal with Nicola Sturgeon’s party either after the May 5 vote or ...

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Gold Nugget Day Parade Comes to Heaven – Chico Enterprise-Record

PARADISE — The 2022 Gold Nugget Day Parade featured 36 organizations as they streamed down the road, closing Skyway for miles as a crowd of hundreds lined the street to view the dozens of groups. The event, which started at noon, lasted an hour and a half and was narrated by Action News Now’s Cort Clapping and Paradise Mayor Steve ...

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Several calls in 12 hours for Poole RNLI

A busy afternoon for Poole Lifeboat volunteers who were tasked three times on St Georges Day, Saturday 23rd April. The lifeboat was asked to launch at 3.45pm by the UK Coastguard following a report of a 38ft yacht with 3 people on board in difficulty having lost its direction. The occupants had issued a Pan-Pan distress call. Pan-pan radio calls ...

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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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Engines destroyed as man hospitalized in horror three-car crash in Fife

Engines have been destroyed with a man in hospital following a three-car crash in Fife. Emergency services were called to report a white car rammed into two vehicles parked in Robert Adam Drive, Kirkcaldy on Saturday. The alert was given around 7:20 a.m. Footage from the scene shows a white car with a completely destroyed “L” plate on the front ...

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More than 3 dozen cats rescued from the Springfield home are now up for adoption; Animal Control warns of feral cat colonies

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) – More than three dozen cats were rescued from a Springfield home last Tuesday. Now these cats are up for adoption. CARE Animal Rescue has partnered with Springfield-Greene County Animal Control to help find, trap and rescue cats. The groups said there were a total of 49 cats inside the house. They first rescued 39 of these ...

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Body found in wreckage of fire-ravaged Winters Hotel in Gastown

Breadcrumb Links News Local News “Throughout the process, investigators and the demolition crew were alert to anyone who may be in the building and proceeded with the proper precautions and care,” the Vancouver Fire and Rescue Department said. . A firefighter walks past the Winters Hotel at 203 Abbott and Water streets on Friday. The 1907 hotel suffered a devastating ...

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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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Direct Relief Awards Over $12 Million in Grants for Ukraine War Relief – Ukraine

The grants, made possible by donations from people in 79 countries, will fund prescription drugs, equipment costs, transportation and equipment for first responders, and other life-saving needs for organizations working on the ground. . By Talya Meyers Since the invasion of Ukraine, Direct Relief has awarded more than $12 million to nine organizations working on the ground to address the ...

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Huge wildfire breaks out near Scottish village as emergency services rush to scene

A huge forest fire has broken out near a Scottish village this evening. Emergency services rushed to Patna in East Ayrshire after the alarm was raised at around 8.35pm on Thursday April 21. Fire crews rushed to the blaze, which is currently burning in an area described as “long distance” from the nearest road. Firefighters were present, but as night ...

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Torrington businesses and nonprofits can apply for federal rescue fund grants

TORRINGTON — A committee responsible for distributing Torrington’s $10 million in American Rescue Plan Act funding was named this week, moving the process of spending federal money forward. City Council members approved the creation of an ad hoc committee and named as members Councilor Anne Ruwet, Finance Council Member Laurene Pesce, Public Safety Council Member Molly Spino, Council Member of ...

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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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Emergency services rush to late fire in Scottish flats as residents are evacuated

Emergency services rushed to a fire in a set of Scottish flats this evening. Fire crews rushed to Bellfield Court in Musselburgh after the alarm was raised at around 8.45pm on Wednesday April 20. Residents were evacuated to the streets after the fire broke out as firefighters took to the streets. Mercy crews were still on scene battling the flames ...

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African wildlife, coasts suffer the effects of floods and drought

MOMBASA – Devastating floods in South Africa this week, along with other extreme weather events across the continent linked to man-made climate change, are putting marine and terrestrial wildlife at risk, biodiversity experts say. Africa has already faced several climate-related challenges over the past year: ongoing deadly floods following relentless cyclones in the south, extreme temperatures in western and northern ...

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Responding to fires in homeless encampments

Seattle Fire Chief Harold Scoggins says the fire department responds to three to five campfires each day. He also said it taxed an understaffed fire department. The department is reported to be operating with 9% fewer firefighters than expected. They are in the process of recruiting 90 firefighters. A hot spot is at 53rd Street and 14th Avenue in Ballard ...

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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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Nick Nairn shares devastating photos of burnt down restaurant as he teases rebuilding

Celebrity Scottish chef Nick Nairn has shared ‘grim’ photos from inside a restaurant that burned down last summer – as he revealed rebuilding was on the horizon. The 63-year-old Bridge of Allan restaurant caught fire in late August 2021. It is believed that a fire started in a faulty fryer in the kitchen before tearing the whole complex apart. Miraculously, ...

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Harker Heights Nonprofit Saves Texas Animals | Local News

HARKER HEIGHTS – While it’s not uncommon to see raccoons, opossums, foxes or skunks in Texas, it’s not always easy to find the proper help for these animals if you find one in the need. The non-profit organization All About Exotic Wildlife is a group of volunteers whose mission is to care for orphaned and injured native wildlife and provide ...

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Coniston Mountain Rescue Service celebrates its 75th anniversary

The CONISTON Mountain Rescue Service celebrated 75 years of service to the county and its communities. The rescue organization had its first recorded rescue on April 13, 1947, following the formation of a search party for a missing person in the Coniston area. The authorities were assisted by local quarrymen, residents and neighboring farmers who knew the area. Following this ...

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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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