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Eye Witness News
MRS accused of not doing enough to rescue illegal minersminers MRS says the perception that it leaves its job half done with regards t
MRS accused of not doing enough to rescue illegal miners
Eye Witness News / Posted an hour ago
miners MRS says the perception that it leaves its job half done with regards to illegal miners is untrue. FILE: The mine rescue team helps pull an injured illegal miner out of the disused Langlaagte gold mine shaft entrance. Picture:... Read more
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Daily Record
Firefighter killed, 4 police officers injured in New York 'drug lab' explosionphotos showed debris scattered across the street, on the roofs of nearby homes
Firefighter killed, 4 police officers injured in New York 'drug lab' explosion
Daily Record / Posted an hour ago
photos showed debris scattered across the street, on the roofs of nearby homes and in trees. After the blast a search and rescue team was called to the house on West 234th Street. Surrounding homes were evacuated. Jay Soto, who lives nearby,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
4 police officers, 1 firefighter injured in New York 'drug lab' explosionwas a civilian. Twitter / @ADiLorenzoTVSeveral people were injured in the blas
4 police officers, 1 firefighter injured in New York 'drug lab' explosion
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 hours ago
was a civilian. Twitter / @ADiLorenzoTVSeveral people were injured in the blast, which sparked a fire A search and rescue team was called to the house on West 234th Street. Surrounding homes were evacuated. Jay Soto, who lives nearby,... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Bay rescuers recover motorcycle trapped in sands near Silverdaleto get the bike out themselves but contacted the emergency services after they
Bay rescuers recover motorcycle trapped in sands near Silverdale
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 5 hours ago
to get the bike out themselves but contacted the emergency services after they were unable to do so. The Bay Search & Rescue team were called out at 2.45pm and were able to recover the motorcycle with a help of a Hägglund 3 rescue vehicle,... Read more
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NFL.com
Falcons, Saints show pregame display of unityrespect to the Saints' New Orleans return after Katrina with his footwear. The
Falcons, Saints show pregame display of unity
NFL.com / Posted 10 hours ago
respect to the Saints' New Orleans return after Katrina with his footwear. The symbols on his cleats reflect how search and rescue teams marked area houses following the disaster in 2005. The cleats later carried Jones to an impressive, 90-yard... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Missing Teens Located Near Rainbow PoolsGroveland, CA — Two teenagers were located by the Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Off
Missing Teens Located Near Rainbow Pools
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 11 hours ago
Groveland, CA — Two teenagers were located by the Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Office Search and Rescue Team over the weekend after getting lost swimming in Rainbow Pools in Groveland. 18-year-old Bradley Perrault and 17-Year-old Alexander Lopez, both... Read more
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NFL.com
Falcons LB's cleats pay respect to Katrina anniversarynative and is paying respect to tonight's anniversary with his footwear. The sy
Falcons LB's cleats pay respect to Katrina anniversary
NFL.com / Posted 16 hours ago
native and is paying respect to tonight's anniversary with his footwear. The symbols on his cleats reflect how search and rescue teams marked area houses following the disaster in 2005. Bot: Gives the # of victims found dead Left: Identifies the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Ben Needham search: Police begin new excavation on Kosof finding what happened to Ben. That's mine and the team's main objective." B
Ben Needham search: Police begin new excavation on Kos
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 20 hours ago
of finding what happened to Ben. That's mine and the team's main objective." British officers and members of the Greek rescue team search a land on the southeastern Greek island of Kos. Photo / AP Asked whether that meant police would be seen... Read more
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iol.co.za
Heart attack victim in dramatic ship rescueThe alert first went out on Friday afternoon when the Maritime Rescue Co-ordina
Heart attack victim in dramatic ship rescue
iol.co.za / Posted 21 hours ago
The alert first went out on Friday afternoon when the Maritime Rescue Co-ordination Centre put the NSRI Air Sea Rescue team on standby to evacuate the 59-year-old patient. It was decided to wait for the ship to get closer to Durban before sending... Read more
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Bolton News
Alien invasion or the return of ET? Strange bright light spotted in sky over Boltonthat a ‘star might have fallen out of the sky’. Rick Bateman wondered whether
Alien invasion or the return of ET? Strange bright light spotted in sky over Bolton
Bolton News / Posted yesterday
that a ‘star might have fallen out of the sky’. Rick Bateman wondered whether the lights were due to a Bolton Mountain Rescue Team operation. While the team’s last call out to an incident in Roddlesworth Woods appears to be roughly the right... Read more
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Bolton News
Aliens or the return of ET? Strange bright light spotted in sky over Boltonthat a ‘star might have fallen out of the sky’. Rick Bateman wondered whether
Aliens or the return of ET? Strange bright light spotted in sky over Bolton
Bolton News / Posted yesterday
that a ‘star might have fallen out of the sky’. Rick Bateman wondered whether the lights were due to a Bolton Mountain Rescue Team operation. While the team’s last call out to an incident in Roddlesworth Woods appears to be roughly the right... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Two rescued after man falls 50 feet down ravine near TockholesBlackburn and Chorley attended the incident off Tockholes Road alongside the ur
Two rescued after man falls 50 feet down ravine near Tockholes
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Blackburn and Chorley attended the incident off Tockholes Road alongside the urban search and rescue unit, the rope rescue team from St Annes, the Aerial Ladder platform from Hyndburn and the Bolton Mountain rescue team. Chris Greenhalgh,... Read more
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Bolton News
VIDEOS, GALLERY: The Blackrod, Haigh and Aspull Ploughing Competition 2016trailer ploughs, vintage hydraulic class, under-20s and novices. Last year the
VIDEOS, GALLERY: The Blackrod, Haigh and Aspull Ploughing Competition 2016
Bolton News / Posted yesterday
trailer ploughs, vintage hydraulic class, under-20s and novices. Last year the event raised £600 for the Bolton Mountain Rescue Team with money raised on the day going to the service. Judge Ian Thompson, aged 56 from Cumbria, started ploughing... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Injured woman walker rescued from Harter Fell following fallpain after slipping while descending Harter Fell towards Nan Bield Pass on Sund
Injured woman walker rescued from Harter Fell following fall
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
pain after slipping while descending Harter Fell towards Nan Bield Pass on Sunday afternoon. Members of Penrith Mountain Rescue Team went to her assistance and she was placed in an emergency shelter, assessed and given pain relief. Team Leader... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Non-profit news: Week of September 26, 20162 p.m. Oct. 2 at Our Lady of the Valley Roman Catholic Church, 630 Valley Road,
Non-profit news: Week of September 26, 2016
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
2 p.m. Oct. 2 at Our Lady of the Valley Roman Catholic Church, 630 Valley Road, Wayne. redcrossblood.org. Save the Animals Rescue Team will receive $1 from the proceeds of each oil change made at Midas of Totowa, 465 Route 46 west, from Sept. 26... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Man falls to death from trainA search and rescue team combs the water for a man seen falling from a Bangkok-
Man falls to death from train
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
A search and rescue team combs the water for a man seen falling from a Bangkok-Chiang Mai train in Khlong Luang district of Pathum Thani on Sunday night.(Photo by Pongpat Wongyala) PATHUM THANI -- An unidentified man fell to his death from a... Read more
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Deseret News
Layton woman found dead at bottom of clifftexts to her family, Servey said. She declined to say Sunday what those message
Layton woman found dead at bottom of cliff
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
texts to her family, Servey said. She declined to say Sunday what those messages were. About 12:20 a.m. Sunday, search and rescue team members found the girl's body in Adams Canyon. "The preliminary evidence shows that she most likely slipped and... Read more
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BC Local News
Hiker rescued after falling at Kelowna parkinjured climber had fallen about 30-feet and landed on some rocky terrain when
Hiker rescued after falling at Kelowna park
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
injured climber had fallen about 30-feet and landed on some rocky terrain when reached by four members of the high angle rescue team. A helicopter was requested to assist with getting the hiker to safety, but that attempt was aborted as the high... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Hiker rescued after falling at Kelowna parkinjured climber had fallen about 30-feet and landed on some rocky terrain when
Hiker rescued after falling at Kelowna park
Kelowna Capital News / Posted yesterday
injured climber had fallen about 30-feet and landed on some rocky terrain when reached by four members of the high angle rescue team. A helicopter was requested to assist with getting the hiker to safety, but that attempt was aborted as the high... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Two stranded hikers on Mt Santubong rescuedgroup of five hikers, who are friends of the victims, following which they proc
Two stranded hikers on Mt Santubong rescued
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
group of five hikers, who are friends of the victims, following which they proceeded to the reported location. It took the rescue team less than two hours to reach Level 10 of the mountain. The two victims were accompanied by four hikers while... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Crocodile attack victim’s body foundKINABATANGAN: The body of a crocodile attack victim was found yesterday by a se
Crocodile attack victim’s body found
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
KINABATANGAN: The body of a crocodile attack victim was found yesterday by a search and rescue team. Norana Alan, a 22-year-old Filipina, was attacked by a crocodile when picking palm oil fruits at Ladang Genting Mewah near Kinabatangan River around... Read more
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The News and Star
Walker airlifted to hospital after falltowards Nan Bield Pass near Haweswater when she tumbled injuring her upper arm
Walker airlifted to hospital after fall
The News and Star / Posted yesterday
towards Nan Bield Pass near Haweswater when she tumbled injuring her upper arm today just before 2pm. Penrith Mountain Rescue Team was called out to help the woman who was said to be in significant pain. She was placed in an emergency shelter,... Read more
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Bolton News
GALLERY: The Blackrod, Haigh and Aspull Ploughing Competition 2016trailer ploughs, vintage hydraulic class, under-20s and novices. Last year the
GALLERY: The Blackrod, Haigh and Aspull Ploughing Competition 2016
Bolton News / Posted yesterday
trailer ploughs, vintage hydraulic class, under-20s and novices. Last year the event raised £600 for the Bolton Mountain Rescue Team with money raised on the day going to the service. Judge Ian Thompson, aged 56 from Cumbria, started ploughing... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Pepper spray error at Auckland International Airport sparks emergency responseFire Services spokesman told the Herald they were called to the first floor of
Pepper spray error at Auckland International Airport sparks emergency response
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Fire Services spokesman told the Herald they were called to the first floor of the airport, air side, by the airport rescue team shortly after 2pm. Firefighter were told pepper spray had been released and had since classed the incident as a... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Meet Bomber the search dog who helps police find missing peopleand Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service. There were also crews from Nottin
Meet Bomber the search dog who helps police find missing people
Nottingham Post / Posted 2 days ago
and Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service. There were also crews from Nottinghamshire Police, Nottinghamshire Search and Rescue Team, Rapid Relief Team, Raynet, Cruse, RSPCA, Salvation Army and the Watersafe UK Search and Rescue Team. Ms Morgan... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Rescue crews searching for missing swimmer at 5 Mile Lake ParkAUBURN, Wash. – Rescue teams are searching for a reported missing swimmer in th
Rescue crews searching for missing swimmer at 5 Mile Lake Park
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 2 days ago
AUBURN, Wash. – Rescue teams are searching for a reported missing swimmer in the waters at 5 Mile Lake Park, South King Fire & Rescue said. According to the Tacoma News Tribune, the swimmer is believed to be a teenage boy who was swimming with a... Read more
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NZCity
Missing man found in Marlborough bushhad minimal warm gear, but did pack a survival blanket, a locator beacon and ph
Missing man found in Marlborough bush
NZCity / Posted 2 days ago
had minimal warm gear, but did pack a survival blanket, a locator beacon and phone with no GPS. Reacting to the beacon, rescue teams went into the bush at about 7pm, finding the man at about 2am on Sunday, after keeping tabs on him by... Read more
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11 News Houston
Two firefighters killed in Delaware blazeTim Clanahan, a volunteer firefighter from Lewes, died after falling from a hel
Two firefighters killed in Delaware blaze
11 News Houston / Posted 2 days ago
Tim Clanahan, a volunteer firefighter from Lewes, died after falling from a helicopter while training with the Delaware Air Rescue Team. Clanahan, 46, was a veteran emergency responder. Before Saturday, the most recent Wilmington firefighter death... Read more
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USA Today
2 firefighters killed in Delaware blazeTim Clanahan, a volunteer firefighter from Lewes, died after falling from a hel
2 firefighters killed in Delaware blaze
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
Tim Clanahan, a volunteer firefighter from Lewes, died after falling from a helicopter while training with the Delaware Air Rescue Team. Clanahan, 46, was a veteran emergency responder. Before Saturday, the most recent Wilmington firefighter death... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Looking Back on September 25from her home in the Potholes Lake northwest of Goldendale, lasted overnight an
Looking Back on September 25
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
from her home in the Potholes Lake northwest of Goldendale, lasted overnight and involved bloodhounds from Walla Walla and rescue team members from other parts of the state. About 36 searchers were involved on Saturday night including the Klickitat... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Wandering farmer found sitting by riverbankwater and then brought him to board the boat back to the village,” Mohamad Ali
Wandering farmer found sitting by riverbank
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
water and then brought him to board the boat back to the village,” Mohamad Ali said yesterday. Joining the fire and rescue team in the SAR operation were personnel from the Civil Defence Force, the police and the villagers... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Mother seen cradling her baby next to child after being killed in air strikesubjected to the most ferocious bombardment of the war.A man carries the body o
Mother seen cradling her baby next to child after being killed in air strike
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
subjected to the most ferocious bombardment of the war.A man carries the body of an injured child away GettySearch and rescue team members evacuate casualties from the rubble Rebel officials said heavy air strikes today hit at least four areas... Read more
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Times News
Carbon CART holds fundraiserThe Carbon County Animal Rescue Team will host its Hogs & Horses Fall Scavenger
Carbon CART holds fundraiser
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
The Carbon County Animal Rescue Team will host its Hogs & Horses Fall Scavenger Hunt Ride starting at 10 a.m. Oct. 1 at the Boatyard Bar and Grill. The event will help Carbon CART raise funds for large animal equipment. Carbon CART is asking for a... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
'Vital' payphone saved but others in Cumbria still at riskbe incredibly detrimental to the visitors of our village who rely on it." Volu
'Vital' payphone saved but others in Cumbria still at risk
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
be incredibly detrimental to the visitors of our village who rely on it." Volunteers with the Duddon and Furness Mountain Rescue Team have also highlighted the importance of four phones at Broughton Mills, Seathwaite, Ulpha and Cockley Beck that... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
'Vital' payphone saved but others in Cumbria still at riskbe incredibly detrimental to the visitors of our village who rely on it." Volu
'Vital' payphone saved but others in Cumbria still at risk
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
be incredibly detrimental to the visitors of our village who rely on it." Volunteers with the Duddon and Furness Mountain Rescue Team have also highlighted the importance of four phones at Broughton Mills, Seathwaite, Ulpha and Cockley Beck that... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Bad parking hampers mountain rescuersthe Great North Air Ambulance was available and able to attend and deal with th
Bad parking hampers mountain rescuers
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 3 days ago
the Great North Air Ambulance was available and able to attend and deal with the 16-year-old casualty. Keswick Mountain Rescue Team leader Chris Higgins said: “There could have been a worse outcome if the air ambulance had been deployed... Read more
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NZCity
Woman trapped as car falls off 200m cliffwere preparing to descend down the cliff to get to her, a Fire Service spokesma
Woman trapped as car falls off 200m cliff
NZCity / Posted 3 days ago
were preparing to descend down the cliff to get to her, a Fire Service spokesman. He said while it had not been confirmed, the woman was not believed to be seriously hurt. A specialist rope rescue team has also been called in fr... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Specialist rope rescue team flying to crashed car in the Coromandeland firefighters, police and ambulance were on their way to the scene from Whit
Specialist rope rescue team flying to crashed car in the Coromandel
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
and firefighters, police and ambulance were on their way to the scene from Whitianga. A specialist firefighter rope rescue team is now being flown to the scene from Hamilton via the Westpac Waikato Rescue Helicopter. Phillips said one... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Governor highlights state response to flooding, shooting, fuel shortageof eastern North Carolina, while some communities received more than 17 inches
Governor highlights state response to flooding, shooting, fuel shortage
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 days ago
of eastern North Carolina, while some communities received more than 17 inches of rain. The state has deployed swift water rescue teams to help people stranded in floodwaters, and have rescued 138 people to date from homes and vehicles, including... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Hiker falls about 100 feet down a cliff at Hermit Fallsis in his mid-20s, was hiking with two other people. He didn’t have details on
Hiker falls about 100 feet down a cliff at Hermit Falls
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
is in his mid-20s, was hiking with two other people. He didn’t have details on what led to the fall. The Sierra Search and Rescue Team helped the injured hiker. McClure said a helicopter transported the man to Huntington Memorial Hospital with... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Miraculous moment baby is pulled alive from rubble in Aleppolatest horror came as tension between the US and Russia escalated, with Moscow
Miraculous moment baby is pulled alive from rubble in Aleppo
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
latest horror came as tension between the US and Russia escalated, with Moscow claiming it was not behind Monday's bombing of an aid convoy in which 20 civilians died. GettySearch and rescue team members evacuate casualties from the rubble Read M... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Caister Lifeboat launched to rescue broken down wind farm vesselYarmouth harbour. Paul Garrod, Caister Lifeboat chairman, said: “I’d say the v
Caister Lifeboat launched to rescue broken down wind farm vessel
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
Yarmouth harbour. Paul Garrod, Caister Lifeboat chairman, said: “I’d say the vessel is around 70 tonnes - it’s probably the biggest thing we’ve ever towed.” The vessel was around four miles east of the coast of Waxham when the rescue team arr... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Caister Lifeboat launched to rescue broken down wind farm vesselYarmouth harbour. Paul Garrod, Caister Lifeboat chairman, said: “I’d say the v
Caister Lifeboat launched to rescue broken down wind farm vessel
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 4 days ago
Yarmouth harbour. Paul Garrod, Caister Lifeboat chairman, said: “I’d say the vessel is around 70 tonnes - it’s probably the biggest thing we’ve ever towed.” The vessel was around four miles east of the coast of Waxham when the rescue team arr... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Firefighter Chris Roper, from Winchester Fire Station, in Tajikistan on training missionfrequently need to travel by helicopter due to the terrain. Hampshire Fire and
Firefighter Chris Roper, from Winchester Fire Station, in Tajikistan on training mission
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
frequently need to travel by helicopter due to the terrain. Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service Specialist and Technical Rescue team Station Manager Chris Roper said: "I am looking forward to going and helping to pass on the skills we have... Read more
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Officer.com
New York Deputy Dies in Dive Training ExerciseSheriff's deputy died during a diving exercise Thursday afternoon. Sgt. Kerry
New York Deputy Dies in Dive Training Exercise
Officer.com / Posted 4 days ago
Sheriff's deputy died during a diving exercise Thursday afternoon. Sgt. Kerry Winters was participating in an In-Water Rescue Team dive training operation at the Ashokan Reservoir when the incident occurred around 1:30 p.m., according to The... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Ulster deputy sheriff drowns during diver trainingissue while in the water, sources told Mid-Hudson News. Sheriff Paul VanBlarcum
Ulster deputy sheriff drowns during diver training
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 4 days ago
issue while in the water, sources told Mid-Hudson News. Sheriff Paul VanBlarcum said the investigation into the in-water rescue team dive training operation in the reservoir is in its preliminary stage. VanBlarcum, who is in his 41st year with... Read more
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The Young Witness
Six-hour stand-off: Man walks out of floodwaterswant to get you out safely.” While the exchange was taking place members of th
Six-hour stand-off: Man walks out of floodwaters
The Young Witness / Posted 4 days ago
want to get you out safely.” While the exchange was taking place members of the Cowra SES and a specialist swift-water rescue team was strategically placed downstream of the man in case he decided to leave the safety of his vehicle. At times... Read more
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Western Advocate
Six-hour stand-off: Man walks out of floodwaterswant to get you out safely.” While the exchange was taking place members of th
Six-hour stand-off: Man walks out of floodwaters
Western Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
want to get you out safely.” While the exchange was taking place members of the Cowra SES and a specialist swift-water rescue team was strategically placed downstream of the man in case he decided to leave the safety of his vehicle. At times... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Six-hour stand-off: Man walks out of floodwaterswant to get you out safely.” While the exchange was taking place members of th
Six-hour stand-off: Man walks out of floodwaters
Kiama Independent / Posted 4 days ago
want to get you out safely.” While the exchange was taking place members of the Cowra SES and a specialist swift-water rescue team was strategically placed downstream of the man in case he decided to leave the safety of his vehicle. At times... Read more
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Manning River Times
Six-hour stand-off: Man walks out of floodwaterswant to get you out safely.” While the exchange was taking place members of th
Six-hour stand-off: Man walks out of floodwaters
Manning River Times / Posted 4 days ago
want to get you out safely.” While the exchange was taking place members of the Cowra SES and a specialist swift-water rescue team was strategically placed downstream of the man in case he decided to leave the safety of his vehicle. At times... Read more
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