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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...
Search for missing Kenai family continues

...Bureau of Investigation and two search-and-rescue dog teams have joined the Kenai...with FBI agents, the Alaska Search and Rescue Dogs and the Mat-Su Search and Rescue Dogs joined the ground search...
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...
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...
Search and rescue a matter of equations

Search and rescue missions for the U.S. Coast a school math book that uses a search and rescue theme, so students had been learning...determining the best way to complete a search and rescue mission involves a lot of detail and...
CES has new best friend: Department gets first search and rescue dog

...department's first canine search and rescue pilot program. "I got him...There's a big need for search and rescue around here," said CES Assistant...possibly save a life. "In search and rescue, time is of the essence...
Juneau rescue team steps up scenario drills

...text message and email. "Search and rescue mission for missing hiker...provided. It was one of the local search-and-rescue group's monthly drills...broadcasting the message to the search-and-rescue crew of where to meet and what...
Rescue drill a great opportunity

...want to thank everyone involved in the March 27th search and rescue training exercise. It was a great opportunity of an actual incident. For those unaware, our search and rescue coordinator, Mr. Rick Northey, did a fine job in...
Climbers should carry locators

...McKinley is an insult to taxpayers. Each year the search and rescue budget gets busted by one long or intensive search...Trail. So instead of weighing me down with the costly search and rescue, isn't it time taxpayers demand each climber carry...
Caribou Hills Cabin Hoppers host SAR drill

...came together this past weekend for the second annual Search and Rescue (SAR) Drill hosted and coordinated by the Caribou...resources which would be utilized in the event of a search and rescue effort or natural or other disaster. This was followed...


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