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  • Little Su
    Police investigating poisoning death of Anchorage search and rescue dog
    An Anchorage, Alaska search-and-rescue dog died after consuming antifreeze-laden food - and now the authorities are investigating the animal's death.KTUU News reported on Friday that a five-year-old search and rescue dog named Little Su died...
  • Search and rescue for missing AirAsia Flight # QZ8501 to Singapore resumes
    Search and rescue for missing AirAsia Flight # QZ8501 to Singapore resumes
    According to CNN-News, yet another airplane enroute to Singapore has gone missing from radar. On Sunday afternoon (USA Time), an AirAsia airplane enroute to Singapore and carrying 162 people include the flight crew vanished from Indonesian air...
  • Colony of Madagascar Hissing Roaches
    Cyborg cockroaches to help find victims trapped under collapsed buildings
    Help for victims trapped under rubble after a disaster may be coming from an unexpected source in the future – the lowly cockroach. Seems these oily little insects can be equipped with technology that allows them to play a vital role in...
  • Stock photo of a bow
    Search for missing bow hunter near Vernonia ends in tragedy
    A three day search for missing hunter Jonathan Ryan Hill ended tragically on Sept. 23 a friend of the family who had joined the search discovered Hill’s body just after 5 p.m., more than a mile from where his truck had been located on Sept....
  • Stock photo of a bow
    Missing man identified as CCSO search continues
    The search for a 37-year-old Hillsboro resident, has stretched into a second day and the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office has corrected information given at a Sept. 21 media briefing.Columbia County Sheriff Jeff Dickerson now says that...
  • Mount Goddard search area, July 2014
    Missing hiker found alive in Kings Canyon National Park
    An experienced hiker overdue from a backpacking trip in Kings Canyon National Park was found alive but injured on Thursday evening, July 10, according to ABC30 Action News and the Fresno Bee. Search and rescue personnel found Clovis native Gregory...
  • Gregory Hein
    Search under way for missing hiker in Sierra National Forest
    A Clovis native was reported overdue from a backpacking trip on Wednesday afternoon, July 9, according to the Fresno Bee and ABC30 Action News. Gregory Hein, 33, was expected to return on Monday from a 5-day wilderness excursion in Kings Canyon...
  • Massachusetts Canine Rescue Team Mishi
    Beloved Mass. rescue dog goes on honorary last mission before being put to sleep
    Machiko, a 5-year-old black Lab and a member of the Massachusetts Canine Rescue Team, took to the trail one last time. Diagnosed with an aggressive form of bone cancer, the beloved dog got to participate in her last search with her caring team...
  • Lessons of the Lost: Finding Hope and Resilience in Work, Life and the Wildernes
    Lessons of the Lost: Finding Hope and Resilience in Work, Life and the Wildernes
    Lessons of the Lost: Finding Hope and Resilience in Work, Life and the Wilderness, by Scott C. Hammond, Ph.D., published by iUniverse, 2013, ISBN: 978-1-4759-8871-0; 978-1-4759-8870-3; 978-1-4759-8872-7, 224 pgs. $15.95This is by far one of the...
  • Jim Peterson sex scandal
    Fifty Shades of Grey like sex scandal hits Santa Barbara County Sheriff's dept.
    A Fifty Shades of Grey like sex scandal has rocked the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s department. As a result one high ranking official was forced to into early retirement.Undersheriff Jim Peterson, the second in command in the Santa Barbara...
  • Couple and four kids missing in Nevada
    Couple, four kids missing after 'snow outing' in rural Neveda
    A couple and four kids went missing in rural Nevada Sunday, which prompted a search and rescue effort. A missing persons report is in effect for a man, woman and four children. Police are concerned about the frigid temperatures, according to a Dec...
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    Vet Hunters
    There are 57,849 homeless veterans in the United States. That’s disgraceful.But at least the number of homeless veterans is down by 24% since 2010, thanks to a federal initiative launched by the Obama Administration, and to the efforts of...
  • Bicycling at night
    Search is on for missing Colorado Springs cyclist
    A search is on for a missing cyclist from Colorado Springs who disappeared on Sunday night. Here is what is known about the case:* The Colorado Springs Police Department received a report of the missing 36-year-old female cyclist at about 10:45 PM...
  • Joint NASA and Homeland Security mission to save disaster victims
    Joint NASA and Homeland Security mission to save disaster victims
    We have all heard of miraculous rescues involving victims of earthquakes and other natural (as well as man-made) disasters who were thought dead, then found alive beneath the wreckage of buildings and landslides after days of being buried alive....
  • Remembering those who live so we may live
    Those who live for us to live
    We have not forgotten 9/11 and what it means to us. We have not forgotten the many who came to the New York site and the Pennsylvania site to help and to be present to honor those fallen in the name of our country. But do we remember the man in...