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Police officers honored for on-the-job heroics

...carbon monoxide levels and required oxygen treatment at the hospital. The officers also helped firefighters conduct search and rescues, and they assisted in rescuing an rescued an elderly resident trapped in his third-story apartment. All three officers...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-09-16/police-officers-honored-job-heroics
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Firefighters recount saving civilian trapped in burning apartment building

...pounded on doors to alert her neighbors. Pearce also called 911 and reported the fire.Other fire crews conducted search and rescues in the building to ensure all the residents were out at the same time that Clancy, Kelly and Larsen were searching...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-11-12/firefighters-recount-saving-civilian-tr
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Hazards loom on trails

...officials are looking for funds this year to address snowmachine safety. ``State Parks gets involved in a lot of search and rescues that don't make it into the newspaper,'' said Ron Crenshaw, trails chief for the Parks and Outdoor Recreation...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020299/Loc_machineside.html
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...officials are looking for funds this year to address snowmachine safety. ``State Parks gets involved in a lot of search and rescues that don't make it into the newspaper,'' said Ron Crenshaw, trails chief for the Parks and Outdoor Recreation...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020299/Loc_machineside.shtml
How to avoid getting lost in the wilderness

...wisdom says it's all those tourists going up there, but if you look at the statistics the greatest majority of search and rescues are locals who get complacent." Occasionally someone gets injured, but more often they just get lost, Bowler...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080201/Out_GetLost.shtml
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Four missing in Bering Sea

...fisheries. So far this season, two other people have been killed and several others have been seriously injured. Search and rescues efforts are often very difficult. Weather was blocking today's search, said Tod Lyons, a Coast Guard spokesman...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031999/Loc_capsize.html
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...fisheries. So far this season, two other people have been killed and several others have been seriously injured. Search and rescues efforts are often very difficult. Weather was blocking today's search, said Tod Lyons, a Coast Guard spokesman...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031999/Loc_capsize.shtml
Volunteers continue search for hunter

...Searchers looked so carefully that they found two 300-milligram pills lying on the snow. ``I've been in 400 search and rescues,'' he added, ``and we have never found pills in the middle of the woods before. We saturated the area where...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/123099/Loc_hunter.html
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Volunteering for a rescue

...hiker who got lost in the Mount Roberts area in July. In the last fiscal year the troopers spent $280,000 on 246 search and rescues in the state, said Lt. Chuck Lamica, statewide search and rescue coordinator for the troopers. "If I ever get...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080201/Out_RescueVolunteers.shtml
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Library's new nonfiction includes biographies, histories and more

...exhausted search-and-rescue handler with his dog, something about it resonates with her. A former pilot who flew search-and-rescues and who loves dogs, she decides to give it a try. After shadowing other teams and learning the ins and outs of...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110410/art_730867938.shtml
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