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Driver rescued after car plunges off cliff near Lake Superior

February 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

DULUTH — A car crashed through a guardrail, plunged about 60 feet off a cliff, bounced off a boulder and came to rest just a few feet from Lake Superior. The driver then sat helpless for hours in freezing temperatures, until the wreck was spotted b…continue reading on dglobe.com

Dust and flying car parts: MTI students recount crash rescue of toddler

September 27, 2013 in Uncategorized

All they saw was a cloud of dust and flying car parts.

Brandon Sandoz, 19, his girlfriend, Abby Albin, 20, and their friend, Corey Ramold, 18, were driving south Wednesday on state Highway 37. Suddenly, less than 200 yards away, a southbound miniv…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Dust and flying car parts: MTI students recount crash rescue of toddler

September 27, 2013 in Uncategorized

All they saw was a cloud of dust and flying car parts.

Brandon Sandoz, 19, his girlfriend, Abby Albin, 20, and their friend, Corey Ramold, 18, were driving south Wednesday on state Highway 37. Suddenly, less than 200 yards away, a southbound miniv…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Grain rescue: Silo extraction training held for area firefighters

September 18, 2013 in The Jamestown Sun

Rob Dewitz spent part of Saturday trapped up to his shoulders in grain.
Dewitz, a member of the Steele (N.D.) Fire Department, volunteered to be a victim during a training exercise put on by one of the South Dakota Wheat Growers Technical Rescue Teams. The exercise was organized by Bob Moser, manager of Wheat Growers’ Edgeley office, and hosted by the Medina (N.D.) Fire Department.
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Oil companies help with the bill as Keene upgrades rescue equipment

September 11, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

KEENE The Keene Fire Department gave its emergency response equipment a $150,000 upgrade with help from McKenzie County, an energy impact grant and oil companies. Continue Reading

National groups join effort to spare N.D. wild horses from slaughter

August 25, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO National organizations working to save mustangs are lending a hand to find caring homes for wild horses that will be rounded up at North Dakota’s Theodore Roosevelt National Park and sold at auction. Continue Reading

Dakotafest features grain rescue demo

August 22, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Eleven-year-old Micah Healy quickly volunteered Thursday to be an entrapment victim. Continue Reading

Safety in the Oil Patch a top priority

August 1, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

NEW TOWN Safety is often a top priority for companies operating in the Bakken. Continue Reading

Manvel woman awarded for teen’s river rescue

July 17, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS Two months ago, when Meghan Marshall was driving near Manvel and saw a vehicle ahead of her plunge into a fast-moving river and go under, she immediately stopped her car to help. Continue Reading

Searchers find 6-year-old boy lost in woods in SD

June 13, 2013 in The Daily Republic

HISEGA (AP) A 6-year-old boy who wandered from his southwestern South Dakota home with his dog and became lost in the woods was found unharmed about two hours later. Continue Reading