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Community volunteers search for missing family the search. Laurie Speakman from the Alaska Moose Federation brought two horses to ride the trails. Before the search teams started out, Kenai Police briefed the group and provided a map that highlighted previous search efforts. Areas where...
What others say: Prepare for the worst

...loses afford us an opportunity, however, to learn how we can be better prepared in the wilderness.Even with expert search teams nearby, the best way to stay alive in an unexpected situation is to be prepared.Buis' car was still in the gravel...
Search for missing Kenai family continues

...Search and Rescue Dogs and the Mat-Su Search and Rescue Dogs joined the ground search Sunday. Monday afternoon the search team focused their efforts in a wooded area at the end of Borgen Avenue, north of the Wildwood Correctional Facility. Sgt...

...Anaktuvuk Pass, a tiny Nunamiut Eskimo village in the Gates of the Arctic National Park. Initial rescue efforts by local search teams and by the Alaska State Troopers were turned back because of dense fog.The 11th Air Force Rescue Coordination Center...
Search efforts find missing snowmachiner

...made it impossible for requested air resources from Anchorage to reach the area. It also made it tough going for the search teams on the ground."Everybody that had snowmachine clothing on was soaked and frozen basically," said Steve Parizek...
Coast Guard sends search team to flare sighting on Kenai

The U.S. Coast Guard responded to two emergency flares on the Kenai River Friday after receiving a report of a flare sighting from the Kenai tower at about 9:30 p.m.
No traces found of missing Nikiski man

...We're still hoping for the best," said Baisden. "We hope it has a good ending to it."The independent Nikiski search team is still looking for volunteers, and those interested in helping can contact Baisden at 776-6401.Anyone with information...
Lead found in search for Nikiski man

...rescue team found a potential lead Wednesday evening regarding the recent disappearance of a Nikiski man.An independent search team organized by the Nikiski fire department found a single mountain bike track located on the pipeline trail that ends...
Rescue drill a great opportunity

...a snowmachine wreck with injuries and a lost searcher with injuries. It all played out really well. We had several search teams looking for the overdue riders in the high country that were eventually found at the "Green Cabin" swamp. Meanwhile...
Sterling man missing

...morning troopers still had not found Jared, they launched an aerial search using trooper helicopter Helo-1 and a ground search team led by Sgt. Dan Donaldson. Jared is Caucasian, 5-feet, 8-inches tall, 135 pounds with blond hair and blue...


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