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Search under way for missing Coast Guardsman

...nearby Mount Barometer.Alaska State Troopers are leading the search with assistance from the Coast Guard and Kodiak Island Search and Rescue, which has expertise in mountain rescues.Russell is assigned to the Coast Guard Cutter Munro. His rank...
An ounce of prevention

...avalanche accident prevention, teaching avalanche safety for the last 16 years. As part of that teaching, the Kodiak Island Search and Rescue organization (KISAR) with Era Aviation, Snow Bruins and the Kodiak Teachers Association sponsored Smith...
Searchers find body of missing Kodiak hiker

...good volunteers," Hal Long, a member of Kodiak Island Search and Rescue, told the Kodiak Daily Mirror.Most of the...he asked Nick Szabo, incident commander for Kodiak Island Search and Rescue.The answer was no, but only because the...
Alaska volunteer skates on thin ice, drowns

...He apparently had left the group to skate on his own before he disappeared. Felton was vice president of Kodiak Island Search and Rescue. Friends said Felton helped many people over the years in his role as a search and rescue volunteer.
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Stranded technicians rescued near Kodiak

KODIAK - Four technicians stranded on Sheratin Mountain on Kodiak Island have been rescued. Kodiak Island Search and Rescue members brought the four off the mountain Tuesday morning. They took a helicopter to the lower elevations...
Stranded workers, rescuers battle extreme weather

...lasting more than 13 hours. Kerry Felton, Joel Pomerinag, Pat Schmalix and Hal Long, volunteer rescuers for Kodiak Island Search and Rescue, all got the same call from the Alaska State Troopers early Monday morning: Four construction workers were...


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