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...graders enjoyed visits last week from 2 community professionals. Dale Lawyer and his best buddy, Ares, who is a search and rescue dog, spoke to the students about outdoor survival and safety. Next, Mr. Bruce Linton, who is an Iditarod musher...
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...We're hoping for perfect weather. Mrs. Straw's 3rd graders will enjoy a visit from Mr. Dale Lawyer and his search and rescue dog, Ares, on Tuesday. The program takes about an hour and a half, and the kids are sure to enjoy that presentation...

...cause for unkindness or discrimination.Tango's temperament was laid back, which wouldn't make her a good search and rescue dog, Wilson said. In the same way, a group of friends, classmates or co-workers needs various personalities working...
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...state. Congratulations to all who participated! Mrs. Armstrong's class recently hosted Dale Lawyer and his search and rescue dog, Ares. The students participated in the Lost in the Woods program and learned about outdoor safety. Please remember...
Around the Peninsula

...for children. SAR dog open house planned An open house to meet Ares, the Peninsula's only certified trailing Search and Rescue dog, and handler Dale Lawyer, is planned for 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Oct. 2 at Cad-Re Feeds in Soldotna...
Searchers find body of co-pilot in fatal plane crash

...the body of a man who was killed in a fuel plane crash near Redoubt Volcano, Alaska State Troopers said. A search-and-rescue dog located the body of Fletcher Machen, 33, about 200 feet from the crash site on the western shore of Cook Inlet...
Business Briefs

...Cad-Re sponsors April for Ares Cad-Re Feeds is designating April for Ares, a Soldotna-based certified search-and-rescue dog. During the month Cad-Re will allocate portion of sales from several departments to Ares' training fund...
Thanks, but no thanks, on the booties

...programs for the American Veterinary Medical Association is requesting that people do not send any more booties for search and rescue dogs at the World Trade Center. Veterinarians say the dogs are safer without the booties and most don't wear them...
Two dead in Eureka avalanche

...were alerted at 12:40 p.m. An Army National Guard helicopter with rescue volunteers, including two Alaska Search and Rescue dogs and their handlers, plus members of Alaska Mountain Rescue and Jill Fredston of Alaska Mountain Safety, helped...
Avalanche victim found

...shuttled into the area via helicopter. An area described as a little larger than a football field was combed using search and rescue dogs, radar, metal detectors and hand-held probes for nearly two and a half days before Gage's body was found...


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