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Daily Liberal
Hume Highway reopens after car crash at JugiongSnowyHydro South Care helicopter to land. Traffic was redirected through Burle
Hume Highway reopens after car crash at Jugiong
Daily Liberal / Posted 9 minutes ago
SnowyHydro South Care helicopter to land. Traffic was redirected through Burley Griffin Way and the Olympic Highway while emergency services worked at the scene, with delays of about an hour reported. The crews then turned their attention to the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Hume Highway reopens after car crash at JugiongSnowyHydro South Care helicopter to land. Traffic was redirected through Burle
Hume Highway reopens after car crash at Jugiong
The Border Mail / Posted 12 minutes ago
SnowyHydro South Care helicopter to land. Traffic was redirected through Burley Griffin Way and the Olympic Highway while emergency services worked at the scene, with delays of about an hour reported. The crews then turned their attention to the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Hume Highway reopens after car crash at JugiongSnowyHydro South Care helicopter to land. Traffic was redirected through Burle
Hume Highway reopens after car crash at Jugiong
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 16 minutes ago
SnowyHydro South Care helicopter to land. Traffic was redirected through Burley Griffin Way and the Olympic Highway while emergency services worked at the scene, with delays of about an hour reported. The crews then turned their attention to the... Read more
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Northern Echo
Drowning statistics add weight to grieving Crook mother's campaignto acclimatise and he tragically died from cold water shock. His mother, Fiona
Drowning statistics add weight to grieving Crook mother's campaign
Northern Echo / Posted 38 minutes ago
to acclimatise and he tragically died from cold water shock. His mother, Fiona Gosling, has been working alongside the emergency services and Durham County Council to raise awareness of the perils of cold water. As part of the Dying to be Cool... Read more
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Northern Echo
Fireball heroes pick up bravery awardsThe former Young Firefighter with Cleveland Fire Brigade, stopped immediately a
Fireball heroes pick up bravery awards
Northern Echo / Posted 38 minutes ago
The former Young Firefighter with Cleveland Fire Brigade, stopped immediately and left his wife, Abby Lewis, to phone the emergency services and look after their four-year-old son Bobby to run to the scene. The Process Operator with Sabic UK... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Hume Highway reopens after car crash at JugiongSnowyHydro South Care helicopter to land. Traffic was redirected through Burle
Hume Highway reopens after car crash at Jugiong
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 43 minutes ago
SnowyHydro South Care helicopter to land. Traffic was redirected through Burley Griffin Way and the Olympic Highway while emergency services worked at the scene, with delays of about an hour reported. The crews have turned their attention to the... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Court: Toledo abortion clinic to stay openstate health department that written transfer agreements with a local hospital
Court: Toledo abortion clinic to stay open
The Toledo Blade / Posted an hour ago
state health department that written transfer agreements with a local hospital are needed to keep women safe in the case emergency services are needed during an abortion. “The need to transport a patient from Capital Care to a hospital for... Read more
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WA Today
Dangerous wind warning for south west - 100km/h gusts could damage homesthe warning area as the front moves east," said the statement from the Bureau o
Dangerous wind warning for south west - 100km/h gusts could damage homes
WA Today / Posted an hour ago
the warning area as the front moves east," said the statement from the Bureau of Meteorology. The Department of Fire and Emergency Services said the affected area will be south west of a line from Mandurah to Katanning to Bremer Bay. This... Read more
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WA Today
Arson squad investigating suspicious house fire in Balganeighbours said an eviction notice went up on the property hours before the fir
Arson squad investigating suspicious house fire in Balga
WA Today / Posted an hour ago
neighbours said an eviction notice went up on the property hours before the fire broke out. The Department of Fire and Emergency Services say the fire caused $150,000 damage to the property. The house has been cordoned off and Arson Squad... Read more
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The Herald News
Fall River police reach out to the community with free event at Britland ParkAlmeida, of Fall River, who early Friday evening tried on some of the gear used
Fall River police reach out to the community with free event at Britland Park
The Herald News / Posted an hour ago
Almeida, of Fall River, who early Friday evening tried on some of the gear used by members of the city police department’s emergency services unit quick tactical team. He wore a vest and a helmet as well. “It’s heavy, huh?” Officer Nick Magan asked... Read more
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The Hindu
Rain turns Kodichikkanahalli into a lakesaid Basavanna, Chief Fire Officer. The water level was up to five feet. Reside
Rain turns Kodichikkanahalli into a lake
The Hindu / Posted 2 hours ago
said Basavanna, Chief Fire Officer. The water level was up to five feet. Residents had made an SOS call to the Fire and Emergency Services. “The footpath along the road would be cut to allow free flow of water into Madiwala lake,” he added.... Read more
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The Young Witness
Pictures of the week: July 25-29, 2016event centred around the Olympics. Cody Johnson, Nicolas Wiradi and Lucas Chand
Pictures of the week: July 25-29, 2016
The Young Witness / Posted 2 hours ago
event centred around the Olympics. Cody Johnson, Nicolas Wiradi and Lucas Chandler were all keen to join in. TAMWORTH: Emergency services work to free the trapped occupants at the scene of July 19 crash. A Tamworth man has been charged over the... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Soberanes Fire Grows to Nearly 33K Acres, 15% Containedis filling in while Gov. Jerry Brown is away in Philadelphia for the Democratic
Soberanes Fire Grows to Nearly 33K Acres, 15% Contained
NBC Bay Area / Posted 2 hours ago
is filling in while Gov. Jerry Brown is away in Philadelphia for the Democratic National Convention. The state's Office of Emergency Services has issued a Fire Management Assistance Grant that will help make sure necessary resources are bought in... Read more
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Manning River Times
Pictures of the week: July 25-29, 2016event centred around the Olympics. Cody Johnson, Nicolas Wiradi and Lucas Chand
Pictures of the week: July 25-29, 2016
Manning River Times / Posted 2 hours ago
event centred around the Olympics. Cody Johnson, Nicolas Wiradi and Lucas Chandler were all keen to join in. TAMWORTH: Emergency services work to free the trapped occupants at the scene of July 19 crash. A Tamworth man has been charged over the... Read more
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The North West Star
Pictures of the week: July 25-29, 2016event centred around the Olympics. Cody Johnson, Nicolas Wiradi and Lucas Chand
Pictures of the week: July 25-29, 2016
The North West Star / Posted 3 hours ago
event centred around the Olympics. Cody Johnson, Nicolas Wiradi and Lucas Chandler were all keen to join in. TAMWORTH: Emergency services work to free the trapped occupants at the scene of July 19 crash. A Tamworth man has been charged over the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Five injured in Canterbury crash11.30am today, a St John ambulance spokeswoman said. One person was initially
Five injured in Canterbury crash
Otago Daily Times / Posted 3 hours ago
11.30am today, a St John ambulance spokeswoman said. One person was initially trapped in a vehicle and had to be freed by emergency services. One person has been seriously injured, another suffered moderate injuries and three received minor... Read more
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The Signal
Calculating cost of fire still a work in progressAngeles County Office of Emergency Management will operate the local assistance
Calculating cost of fire still a work in progress
The Signal / Posted 3 hours ago
Angeles County Office of Emergency Management will operate the local assistance center with the state Governor’s Office of Emergency Services and the city of Santa Clarita. “The LAC will provide a single place for people impacted by the Sand fire... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Pictures of the week: July 25-29, 2016event centred around the Olympics. Cody Johnson, Nicolas Wiradi and Lucas Chand
Pictures of the week: July 25-29, 2016
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 hours ago
event centred around the Olympics. Cody Johnson, Nicolas Wiradi and Lucas Chandler were all keen to join in. TAMWORTH: Emergency services work to free the trapped occupants at the scene of July 19 crash. A Tamworth man has been charged over the... Read more
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The Courier
Pictures of the week: July 25-29, 2016event centred around the Olympics. Cody Johnson, Nicolas Wiradi and Lucas Chand
Pictures of the week: July 25-29, 2016
The Courier / Posted 3 hours ago
event centred around the Olympics. Cody Johnson, Nicolas Wiradi and Lucas Chandler were all keen to join in. TAMWORTH: Emergency services work to free the trapped occupants at the scene of July 19 crash. A Tamworth man has been charged over the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Victoria to spend $11.1m to secure extra firefighting aircraftand Barnawartha last summer, and dropped almost 850,000 litres of fire retardan
Victoria to spend $11.1m to secure extra firefighting aircraft
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 hours ago
and Barnawartha last summer, and dropped almost 850,000 litres of fire retardant between December 2015 and January 2016. Emergency Services Minister James Merlino said the aircraft would bolster Victoria's 43-strong firefighting air fleet. "We... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Volunteer firefighters angry over Western Power grant cuturged to back volunteer firefighters Mr Gossage said the AVBFB would be writin
Volunteer firefighters angry over Western Power grant cut
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 hours ago
urged to back volunteer firefighters Mr Gossage said the AVBFB would be writing to Premier Colin Barnett and both the Emergency Services and Energy ministers to request a review of the decision. "I'm calling on members of parliament to give... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Crash closes part of north-western motorwaythat State Highway 16 after Royal Road, west-bound, was closed just after the R
Crash closes part of north-western motorway
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
that State Highway 16 after Royal Road, west-bound, was closed just after the Royal Road on-ramp and Hobsonville Road. Emergency services are at the scene, where a car crashed earlier. No one is thought to have been seriously injured in the... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Pictures of the week: July 25-29, 2016event centred around the Olympics. Cody Johnson, Nicolas Wiradi and Lucas Chand
Pictures of the week: July 25-29, 2016
Daily Liberal / Posted 5 hours ago
event centred around the Olympics. Cody Johnson, Nicolas Wiradi and Lucas Chandler were all keen to join in. TAMWORTH: Emergency services work to free the trapped occupants at the scene of July 19 crash. A Tamworth man has been charged over the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Pictures of the week: July 25-29, 2016event centred around the Olympics. Cody Johnson, Nicolas Wiradi and Lucas Chand
Pictures of the week: July 25-29, 2016
The Border Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
event centred around the Olympics. Cody Johnson, Nicolas Wiradi and Lucas Chandler were all keen to join in. TAMWORTH: Emergency services work to free the trapped occupants at the scene of July 19 crash. A Tamworth man has been charged over the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Pictures of the week: July 25-29, 2016event centred around the Olympics. Cody Johnson, Nicolas Wiradi and Lucas Chand
Pictures of the week: July 25-29, 2016
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 hours ago
event centred around the Olympics. Cody Johnson, Nicolas Wiradi and Lucas Chandler were all keen to join in. TAMWORTH: Emergency services work to free the trapped occupants at the scene of July 19 crash. A Tamworth man has been charged over the... Read more
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Western Advocate
Pictures of the week: July 25-29, 2016event centred around the Olympics. Cody Johnson, Nicolas Wiradi and Lucas Chand
Pictures of the week: July 25-29, 2016
Western Advocate / Posted 5 hours ago
event centred around the Olympics. Cody Johnson, Nicolas Wiradi and Lucas Chandler were all keen to join in. TAMWORTH: Emergency services work to free the trapped occupants at the scene of July 19 crash. A Tamworth man has been charged over the... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Pictures of the week: July 25-29, 2016event centred around the Olympics. Cody Johnson, Nicolas Wiradi and Lucas Chand
Pictures of the week: July 25-29, 2016
Kiama Independent / Posted 5 hours ago
event centred around the Olympics. Cody Johnson, Nicolas Wiradi and Lucas Chandler were all keen to join in. TAMWORTH: Emergency services work to free the trapped occupants at the scene of July 19 crash. A Tamworth man has been charged over the... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Pictures of the week: July 25-29, 2016event centred around the Olympics. Cody Johnson, Nicolas Wiradi and Lucas Chand
Pictures of the week: July 25-29, 2016
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 5 hours ago
event centred around the Olympics. Cody Johnson, Nicolas Wiradi and Lucas Chandler were all keen to join in. TAMWORTH: Emergency services work to free the trapped occupants at the scene of July 19 crash. A Tamworth man has been charged over the... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Soberanes Fire: A timelineabout two miles inland from the highway in rugged, steep terrain. The American
Soberanes Fire: A timeline
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 5 hours ago
about two miles inland from the highway in rugged, steep terrain. The American Red Cross and Monterey County Office of Emergency Services establish an evacuation center at Carmel Middle School. SATURDAY JULY 23, 2016: The fire spreads to 6,500... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Public Welcome To Attend Dinner Honoring First-respondersat all the fire departments, ambulance centers, sheriff’s department offices, t
Public Welcome To Attend Dinner Honoring First-responders
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 5 hours ago
at all the fire departments, ambulance centers, sheriff’s department offices, the jail and all those places operating emergency services in Tuolumne County. We are delivering over 300 dinners out to stations and responders, so, as you can... Read more
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Queensland Times
Family 'devastated, heartbroken' over father's deatha forklift on July 14, she called triple-0 for immediate assistance. "I was pe
Family 'devastated, heartbroken' over father's death
Queensland Times / Posted 6 hours ago
a forklift on July 14, she called triple-0 for immediate assistance. "I was performing CPR while we were waiting for emergency services," Ms Bienke said. "I was trying to save my loved one, my soul mate, who I'd do anything for." Despite... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Family 'devastated, heartbroken' over father's deatha forklift on July 14, she called triple-0 for immediate assistance. "I was pe
Family 'devastated, heartbroken' over father's death
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 6 hours ago
a forklift on July 14, she called triple-0 for immediate assistance. "I was performing CPR while we were waiting for emergency services," Ms Bienke said. "I was trying to save my loved one, my soul mate, who I'd do anything for." Despite... Read more
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The Courier
Air wing called in to locate lost trail bike rider in eastern Victoriathe man tried to get out but became lost. Despite weak phone reception he was
Air wing called in to locate lost trail bike rider in eastern Victoria
The Courier / Posted 6 hours ago
the man tried to get out but became lost. Despite weak phone reception he was able to call his partner, who then contacted emergency services. "He was on track W30 in very thick scrub in Boola, with minimal phone coverage," Sergeant Britton... Read more
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News Mail
Family 'devastated, heartbroken' over father's deatha forklift on July 14, she called triple-0 for immediate assistance. "I was pe
Family 'devastated, heartbroken' over father's death
News Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
a forklift on July 14, she called triple-0 for immediate assistance. "I was performing CPR while we were waiting for emergency services," Ms Bienke said. "I was trying to save my loved one, my soul mate, who I'd do anything for." Despite... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Motorcycle shop up in flameswhich allegedly belonged to a bikie member banished to Christmas Island has bee
Motorcycle shop up in flames
Adelaide Now / Posted 6 hours ago
which allegedly belonged to a bikie member banished to Christmas Island has been destroyed in a fire at Ridgehaven. Emergency services were called to a workshop on Norma Ave called Hyperperformance Cycles just after 2.30am on Saturday. The... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Family 'devastated, heartbroken' over father's deatha forklift on July 14, she called triple-0 for immediate assistance. "I was pe
Family 'devastated, heartbroken' over father's death
Daily Examiner / Posted 6 hours ago
a forklift on July 14, she called triple-0 for immediate assistance. "I was performing CPR while we were waiting for emergency services," Ms Bienke said. "I was trying to save my loved one, my soul mate, who I'd do anything for." Despite... Read more
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The News-Times
Absences plague Brookfield zoning panelcommission voted down the project citing concerns about traffic on Federal Road
Absences plague Brookfield zoning panel
The News-Times / Posted 6 hours ago
commission voted down the project citing concerns about traffic on Federal Road, fire safety and the ability of emergency services to respond. In its appeal, the development company rejected those concerns. awolff@newstimes.com;... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Family 'devastated, heartbroken' over father's deatha forklift on July 14, she called triple-0 for immediate assistance. "I was pe
Family 'devastated, heartbroken' over father's death
The Daily Mercury / Posted 6 hours ago
a forklift on July 14, she called triple-0 for immediate assistance. "I was performing CPR while we were waiting for emergency services," Ms Bienke said. "I was trying to save my loved one, my soul mate, who I'd do anything for." Despite... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Family 'devastated, heartbroken' over father's deatha forklift on July 14, she called triple-0 for immediate assistance. "I was pe
Family 'devastated, heartbroken' over father's death
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 7 hours ago
a forklift on July 14, she called triple-0 for immediate assistance. "I was performing CPR while we were waiting for emergency services," Ms Bienke said. "I was trying to save my loved one, my soul mate, who I'd do anything for." Despite... Read more
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The Border Mail
Air wing called in to locate lost trail bike rider in eastern Victoriathe man tried to get out but became lost. Despite weak phone reception he was
Air wing called in to locate lost trail bike rider in eastern Victoria
The Border Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
the man tried to get out but became lost. Despite weak phone reception he was able to call his partner, who then contacted emergency services. "He was on track W30 in very thick scrub in Boola, with minimal phone coverage," Sergeant Britton... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Absences plague Brookfield zoning panelcommission voted down the project citing concerns about traffic on Federal Road
Absences plague Brookfield zoning panel
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 7 hours ago
commission voted down the project citing concerns about traffic on Federal Road, fire safety and the ability of emergency services to respond. In its appeal, the development company rejected those concerns. awolff@newstimes.com;... Read more
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The Age
Air wing called in to locate lost trail bike rider in eastern Victoriathe man tried to get out but became lost. Despite weak phone reception he was
Air wing called in to locate lost trail bike rider in eastern Victoria
The Age / Posted 7 hours ago
the man tried to get out but became lost. Despite weak phone reception he was able to call his partner, who then contacted emergency services. "He was on track W30 in very thick scrub in Boola, with minimal phone coverage," Sergeant Britton... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Springs Man Arrested, Charged With Growing Marijuana In His Basement - Springswas issued following an investigation by the East End Drug Task Force, with ass
Springs Man Arrested, Charged With Growing Marijuana In His Basement - Springs
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 7 hours ago
was issued following an investigation by the East End Drug Task Force, with assistance from the East Hampton Town Police Emergency Services Unit and the Suffolk County Sheriff’s Office K-9 units, according to authorities. Several rooms in the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Athletes flee Olympic village as fire breaks outhave hit a building that is home to the Australian team. According to Brazil's
Athletes flee Olympic village as fire breaks out
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 hours ago
have hit a building that is home to the Australian team. According to Brazil's GloboNews, athletes were forced to flee as emergency services were called in. Pictures from the scene showed a number of people wearing Australian Olympic uniforms... Read more
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Northern Star
Family 'devastated, heartbroken' over father's deatha forklift on July 14, she called triple-0 for immediate assistance. "I was pe
Family 'devastated, heartbroken' over father's death
Northern Star / Posted 8 hours ago
a forklift on July 14, she called triple-0 for immediate assistance. "I was performing CPR while we were waiting for emergency services," Ms Bienke said. "I was trying to save my loved one, my soul mate, who I'd do anything for." Despite... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Improvements still years away for Pasco evacuation routeleast two years away. “Even in a Category One evacuation. We are going to put
Improvements still years away for Pasco evacuation route
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 8 hours ago
least two years away. “Even in a Category One evacuation. We are going to put a 100,000-plus cars in the road,” said Pasco Emergency Services Director Kevin Guthrie. He said Pasco County’s continued growth means the infrastructure has to keep... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Municipal closures for Civic Holidaythe website (http://www.chatham-kent.ca/news/pages/seasonalbeachbusfreeforcivic
Municipal closures for Civic Holiday
Chatham Daily News / Posted 9 hours ago
the website (http://www.chatham-kent.ca/news/pages/seasonalbeachbusfreeforcivicholidayweekend.aspx) for more details. Emergency services: Police, fire and ambulance are operational 24 hours a day, every day, and are accessible by dialing 911... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Walton community shocked as body find prompts murder probeEmergency services were called to reports of a concern for safety of a fisherma
Walton community shocked as body find prompts murder probe
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 9 hours ago
Emergency services were called to reports of a concern for safety of a fisherman on the island opposite The Weir pub in Waterside Drive at around 3pm. Read More A post-mortem examination concluded the cause of death as trauma to the head. Formal... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Latest breaking news, traffic and travel from across SurreyRiver Thames at Walton after concerns were raised over a “missing person believ
Latest breaking news, traffic and travel from across Surrey
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 9 hours ago
River Thames at Walton after concerns were raised over a “missing person believed to have been fishing at the location”. Emergency services attended the area surrounding The Weir pub in Waterside Drive at around 3pm on Thursday. Part of an... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Judge jails 'childish' man who brought M1 to standstill because of grudge with policeof people missing their holiday flights from East Midlands Airport. "A very cl
Judge jails 'childish' man who brought M1 to standstill because of grudge with police
Daily Telegraph / Posted 10 hours ago
of people missing their holiday flights from East Midlands Airport. "A very clear message must be sent in terms of the emergency services who are hard pressed to respond to genuine emergencies and accidents." Judge Lucking said the diversion... Read more
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