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Hiker hurt in fall medevaced near Sitka

...Charles said.A physician hiking in the area heard Chris yelling, and came to help, Sitka Mountain Rescue director Don Kluting said today. Rescuers said that one of the first people on the scene ran about a mile to get within cellphone range...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-06-18/hiker-hurt-fall-medevaced-near-sitka
State | Local
Coast Guard honors four civilians for rescuing family

...Coast Guard in a ceremony at Air Station Sitka.The Coast Guard Meritorious Public Service Award was presented to Don Kluting, Tyler Orbison, Gerald Gangle and Howard Merkel of Sitka for their part in the Jan. 21, 2012, rescue of four members...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-03-24/coast-guard-honors-four-civilians-rescu
State
Sitka: Good communication, teamwork save hunters

...Rescue team members agreed they gained valuable experience and some tips for their next rescue, rescue squad Captain Don Kluting said. "We've got some folks that got some really good experience," he said. The nighttime rappel down a sheer...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081102/sta_sitka.shtml
News
Avalanche kills Sitka hiker

...His hiking partner, Alton McAllister, 22, managed to leap out of the way and call for help, according to Capt. Don Kluting of the Sitka Fire Department. A Forest Service worker in the area heard the rumble of the slide and cries for help...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051899/Loc_avalanche.html
Local
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...His hiking partner, Alton McAllister, 22, managed to leap out of the way and call for help, according to Capt. Don Kluting of the Sitka Fire Department. A Forest Service worker in the area heard the rumble of the slide and cries for help...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051899/Loc_avalanche.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...rather than cutting portions throughout Southeast, that the only park area in Southeast to be cut is Sitka,'' said Don Kluting, who sits on the state parks advisory board in Sitka. ``It's used by a lot of folks here in Sitka for anything...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/041400/Loc_parks.shtml
Sitka puts aggressive cruise vendors in a box

...City official said the new rules were working. "People are in their boxes, and everybody is complying," said Don Kluting, manager of Centennial Hall. Kluting said Centennial Hall staff, the harbor department and City Administrator Jim...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080709/sta_479158698.shtml
Cold Ordeal

...skiing down on Sunday. On Monday he fell into a crevasse, but was able to climb out, said Sitka Mountain Rescue Capt. Don Kluting. Hoyt used his satellite phone to call friends in Petersburg to tell them what had happened, and they in turn called...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031606/sta_20060316013.shtml
News
State Briefs

...oil sheen and debris a quarter-mile offshore Point Amelia, north of Shelikof Bay, said Search and Rescue Capt. Don Kluting of the Sitka Volunteer Fire Department. A hull number on a piece of debris indicated the identity of the missing boat...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070903/sta_briefs.shtml
News
Mountain rescue reunion

...rescue of a hunter who had fallen into a thin rock precipice, landing inches from another 800-foot drop. SMR director Don Kluting accepted the award. Kluting also was awarded the Individual Lifesaving award for attending to the hunter for several...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062010/loc_656674808.shtml
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