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Alaska House advances operating budget with broad cuts

...functions of government. The Department of Public Safety's commissioner has said that agency may have to ground two search-and-rescue helicopters and a plane capable of prisoner and personnel transports after the committee denied $2.4 million...
School Briefs

...former UAF professor. His area of expertise is geography and Alaskan studies. On Thursday, Mr. Dale Lawyer and his Search and Rescue dog, Ares, came to Mrs. Straw's class to teach us about winter safety and survival in the woods. Mr. Lawyer...
Troopers investigate tasing

...aren't police or troopers, but citizens who are trained to be first responders to emergencies such as fires and search-and-rescues and to handle other basic law enforcement tasks. Alaska began using the program in the 1970s because it can take...
Kenai Landing logistics company unveils heliport

...hazardous to walk on and load a patient. Hyde grew up in Bush Alaska and was a village public safety officer and search and rescue coordinator near Bethel and Dillingham prior to launching his company. "Managing safe care extraction of an injured...
Supporters gather at candle light vigil for missing family

...of Investigation agents, search-and-rescue teams and all the we would like to see a search-and-rescue team created on the searches, has started search-and-rescue training and is in the process...

...Saturday the specially built oceangoing rowboat was towed about 20 miles to shore Friday while Mooney was aboard a search and rescue vessel. He has lost 80 pounds as he continues a 3,000-mile journey from the African coast to the British Virgin...
Community volunteers search for missing family

...have provided information and maps that would aid in the search. She said she has enlisted the expertise of a few search and rescue coordinators and developed organized areas for people to explore. A command center at the end of California Avenue...
Adams' family remains positive despite search effort yielding few results

...The Kenai Police Department has organized the search with the assistance from the Federal Bureau of Investigation, search and rescue teams, the Kenai and Nikiski Fire Departments, Kenai Peninsula Borough volunteer teams and the National Guard stationed...
Search for missing family continues, which already includes Federal Bureau of Investigation agents from Anchorage and the Alaska and Mat-Su Search and Rescue dog teams. The Alaska State Troopers have provided a helicopter to search the area from the air. The search has...
FBI, rescue dogs join search for missing Kenai family were left behind, said Audre Gifford, Adams' cousin. Along with FBI agents, the Alaska Search and Rescue Dogs and the Mat-Su Search and Rescue Dogs have joined the ground search. The Alaska State Troopers have dispatched a helicopter to...


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