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New law allowing Utahns to pre-pay for search and rescue costs gets mixed reaction

SALT LAKE CITY — A bill on its way to becoming a new law in Utah will alleviate costs for search and rescue teams across the state, and it would also help those in need of a rescue. 541 more words


Backcountry Search & Rescue Team now recruiting...

One of my many projects is finally coming to fruition and I am pleased to announce that the Backcountry Unit of the Blount County Rescue Squad is now recruiting. 111 more words

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Five hikers rescued from 200-foot cliff after spending night on mountain

WASHINGTON COUNTY, Utah – A group of hikers in southern Utah had to rescued Thursday morning after getting ledged out on a 200-foot cliff.

The five friends set out for a late night hike Wednesday in the Red Cliffs Recreation Area, and they ran out of food and water and had to spend the night on the mountain. 335 more words


Back on track with a difficult search

For one reason or another (heat, working bees, visits or something else), Banjo and I hadn’t had a dedicated training session at our training site in 2015 until last Saturday. 1,863 more words

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Crews recover body of man missing at Willard Bay since Sunday

WILLARD BAY STATE PARK – After searching for several days, crews have located the body of a man who was reported to be missing at Willard Bay. 303 more words


Navy, Coast Guard to conduct search, rescue exercise in Norfolk

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Navy aircraft will be busy over lower Chesapeake Bay during a search and rescue exercise with the Coast Guard.

The exercise Wednesday will include five Navy helicopters and two Hawkeye turboprop aircraft from Naval Station Norfolk. 59 more words

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