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Oregon college shooting victim describes gunman's rampage

...sons mom and tell her, I can't pick him up from school today,'" Mintz wrote.And then his friend, an emergency medical technician, arrived, one of the first responders on scene."When I saw him," Mintz wrote, "I KNEW WE WERE ALL...
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Assembly approves 'hybrid' pool board

...for a total amount of $329,870. Additional notes? Capital City Fire/Rescue Captain Todd Cameron and Emergency Medical Technician Jesse Echave were awarded medals of honor for rescuing and conducting lifesaving CPR in March when a man fell...
Living & Growing: The beauty of life

...much as we know about this human body, there is so much more about the mystery of life that amazes me. As an Emergency Medical Technician years ago, I was fascinated by how resilient, and yet how fragile, the human body is. The gift of life is...
Legislators file first round of bills

...D-Anchorage - Death benefits payable to the widows, widowers and children of police officers, firefighters or emergency medical technicians who die from work-related injuries include one year of health insurance premium payments.? HB 4 - Rep. Tammie Wilson...
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Kenai Peninsula College's EMS program grows

...contain $100,000 life-like SimMan mannequins. Practice rooms contain materials for anything required for Emergency Medical Technicians 1-3, and the classroom has international teleconferencing ability.The plan is to keep expanding, said...
The value of volunteer firefighters

...that attend a 40-hour class for certification. People that would like to go to the next level and become emergency medical technicians certified by the state of Alaska attend a program that is 120 to 160 hours in length. All of the training...
Coast Guardsmen testify about shooting response

...faked even by the best of our medical staff," she said. She attempted to take their pulse and found none.Emergency medical technicians arrived and confirmed the deaths while she and another police officer, Petty Officer Pedro Elizondo, drew...
Man who shot NYC choke video held on gun charge

...gun and badge pending the investigation. Another officer was placed on desk duty.Two paramedics and two emergency medical technicians were suspended without pay.Orta echoed the call for arrest in Garner's death after hearing the medical...
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New fire hire made

...Etheridge will be responsible for building inspections, code enforcement and fire investigations. His qualifications include being a certified state police officer, fire investigator and an emergency medical technician, the release said.
Shift to Bartlett benefits recovery hospital

...Recovery Hospital was dim and quiet earlier this month. A man, covered with blankets, slept soundly as an emergency medical technician kept watch. The six-bed area is a former storage room that was remodeled last year. It gives public inebriates...


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