CCFR makes another heroin overdose save

...EMTs.Juneau Police Department officers responded to the 6 a.m. 911 call on James Boulevard alongside Capital City Fire/Rescue medics."She overdosed, was resuscitated, and was taken to (Bartlett Regional Hospital) by CCFR," JPD spokesman Lt...
Search underway for Ketchikan hiker

...with the Ketchikan Volunteer Rescue Squad have been searching for...marks the fourth search and rescue effort in Southeast Alaska...hasty search by Sitka Mountain Rescue, Alaska Wildlife Troopers...are out, we get search and rescues," Troopers spokeswoman Peters...
Ellis: Narcan bill means 'life or death'

...and hospitals for decades. In Juneau, Capital City Fire/Rescue EMTs have saved seven people from heroin overdoses so far this...Narcan with them on patrol.There have been 853 confirmed rescues using Narcan out of 924 attempts in Massachusetts so far in...
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Search, rescue medic a leader in pot legalization

...University of Alaska Fairbanks. He spent four years with the UAF Fire Department before moving on to mountain rescue and then maritime rescue. He is married to Allison Emmett, a counselor.He got his start in political activism as a supporter of...
In one weekend, 5 drug overdoses in Juneau

...methamphetamine, Capital City Fire/Rescue Chief Richard Etheridge said. All five...overdoses in JuneauCapital City Fire/Rescue chief says all five patients survivedBy...weekend, according to Capital City Fire/Rescue Chief Richard Etheridge.Etheridge told...
Missing hunter found by Sitka Mountain Rescue

...Byron Kashevarof, 31, of Sitka, was hunting and became lost on Friday night, Alaska State Troopers reported. Sitka Mountain Rescue, Alaska Wildlife Troopers and the Sitka Police Department responded to the case.Kashevarof was found about 1:30 a.m...
Troopers, Coast Guard search for missing Wrangell boater

...cutter Anacapa and a Sitka helicopter crew searched Monday near Berg Bay, Blake Channel and Deer Island.Wrangell search and rescue personnel also have been looking for the missing boater.Searchers Monday were dealing with strong wind, snow and low visibility...
Police & Fire for Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015

...for domestic violence assault in the Juneau area. Alcohol involved.Fire and medical? On Saturday, Capital City Fire/Rescue responded to eight EMS calls, a transport call and a fire alarm on Willoughby Avenue sounded by burnt food.? On Sunday...
Search on for Wrangell fisherman

...some extreme weather, but we train year-round to locate and assist missing mariners," Commander Marc Burd, the search and rescue mission coordinator for Coast Guard Sector Juneau, said Monday in a prepared statement.A Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter...
Winter storm warning issued for Juneau; 8-14 inches of snow expected

...particularly on Egan Drive. "Egan Drive is very icy," the department reported on Twitter. "JPD and (Capital City Fire/Rescue) are working multiple accidents between JDHS and Fred Meyer."On Juneau's busiest thoroughfare, Egan Drive, a crash stopped...


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