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Planes: Fire & Rescue

Opens Friday, Jul 18, 2014 Synopsis: Adventure flies higher than ever before in this sequel that finds championship air-racer Dusty Crophopper (voice of Dane Cook) beginning an exciting new career fighting forest fires. In the wake of another successful racing season, Dusty returns home to Propwash Junction to resume his training. But a debilitating injury forces Rusty to consider a new career path. Before long Rusty is training with the Aerial Fire Fighters at Piston Peak Air Attack Base. Becoming a Single Engine Air Tanker (SEAT) is no simple task for an injured plane, but with the guidance of seasoned fire-and-rescue helicopter Blade Ranger (voice of Ed Harris), fearless leader of the Piston Peak Air Attack team, Rusty is soon soaring through the clouds once again. Meanwhile, as Rusty gets up to speed, his presence in the unit catches the attention of Dipper (Voice of Julie Bowen), a cargo-hauler-turned-water scooper capable of skimming lake water to combat raging fires. A major racing fan, Dipper can hardly contain her excitement at the prospect of working alongside Rusty, and meanwhile wise, heavy-lift helicopter Windlifter (voice of Wes Studi) has never encountered a fire he couldn't conquer. In no time Rusty has made a whole host of new friends at Piston Peak, including hulking transport plane Cabbie (voice of Dale Dye), the brave grounded firefighters known as The Smokejumpers, The Secretary of the Interior (voice of Fred Willard), and Nick "Loop'n" Lopez (voice of Erik Estrada), a helicopter cop with an illustrious past. And though learning the secrets to dousing forest fires is sure to take time, Rusty is a fast learner, and eager to pitch in. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Dane Cook, Julie Bowen Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Faster, safer avalanche rescue

...helicopter - that will make avalanche rescues faster, more efficient and less dangerous for rescue workers. "With avalanche rescue, essentially you have 20 minutes...it's available to Juneau Mountain Rescue, Eaglecrest Ski Patrol, Kensington...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-03-06/faster-safer-avalanche-rescue
Outdoors
Treatment after accident went above and beyond

...special thank you goes out to the two ladies who stopped to comfort him until the police and rescue units arrived on the scene. One wrong move during the rescue could have meant his life or paralysis. We would also like to thank Drs. Ross, Humphreys...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-04-08/treatment-after-accident-
Letters

...the unofficial title in an online race to raise funds for the shelter, and awareness for groups like Teller County Search and Rescue, for whom Pa Kettle works. Each vote means $1 for the shelter, and voters click from around the country.Voting began in...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2014-04-07
Arts & Entertainment

...expected to see a decline this year is live animal sales. The sale of dogs and cats by breeders and adoptions at shelters and rescues around the country are expected to continue strong. But sales of the rest of the animals went down last year, and forecasts...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2014-03-17
Arts & Entertainment
Finding the True treasure

...with the living God. This message was hard to understand for people because many wanted a "king" or savior who would come rescue them from their oppressors and establish an earthly kingdom. Jesus was inviting them to be a part of a different kingdom...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/religion/2014-04-03/finding-the-true-treas
Religion
Ventures sees Alaska from difference perspective

...University of Alaska campuses, and about possible uses for drones in Alaska's rugged climate for things like search-and-rescue and wildlife monitoring.The FAA announced in late December that Alaska was one of six states selected as a testing site for...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-03-30/ventures-sees-alaska-from-difference
News
Thanks to emergency response and hospital employees

...special Thank You goes out to the two ladies who stopped to comfort him until the Police and Rescue units arrived on the scene. One wrong move during the rescue could have met his life or paralysis. We would also like to thank Drs. Ross, Humphreys...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-03-18/thanks-to-emergency-respo
Letters
Pioneer Potluck: About lost keys

...pointing at a green car! I bet you all have tales of lost keys, lost cars and rescues also! Lets' not forget to be thankful for all our friends and the rescues they have preformed! And be sure and tell God that you are thankful everyday for...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/food/2014-01-28-2
Food
Homer doctor, friends snowmachine to Nome

...able to right the machine so Sayer could free himself.Sayer, Newton and their traveling companions also have assisted in rescues, as well as recoveries after fatal airplane crashes along the route.There have been occasional breakdowns of the machines...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-02-27/homer-doctor-friends-snowmachine
Outdoors

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