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Mock crash exercise proves meaningful for dad, daughter

August 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

SUNBURG — In mid-March, rescue volunteers from the Sunburg ambulance and fire department pulled Kylie Munyon’s bloody body out of a crashed vehicle as the 12-year-old cried out for help.

Fortunately, the broken bone protruding from the girl’…continue reading on dglobe.com

Students, farmer given Meritorious Service Award for saving toddler after crash

May 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

MITCHELL – Three Mitchell college students and an area farmer will receive a South Dakota Highway Patrol’s Superintendent’s Award for Meritorious Service for heroic actions following a fatal crash last September near Mitchell.

Abby Albin, Co…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

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