Kamloops RCMP asking for information about missing woman

Kamloops RCMP asking for information about missing woman

— InfoNews.ca — KAMLOOPS – Police are asking the public to provide information regarding the woman who went missing in the Lafarge area. Kamloops RCMP are continuing their search for Thelma Vaughan after an exhaustive search of the area was conducted in the early afternoon and evening yesterday, Feb. 7, according to a media release. Kamloops search and rescue volunteers, the RCMP helicopter and police dog services were used in the search. Read the full story here. Source:
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Kamloops Search and Rescue tasked to help one of their own

Kamloops Search and Rescue tasked to help one of their own

— iNFOnews.ca — KAMLOOPS - It's been a fairly quiet summer for Kamloops Search and Rescue, but during the last long weekend of the season they received a call they weren't expecting. One of their own search and rescue team members called Sunday morning, Sept. 3, to say they were hurt and needed help. Read the full story here. Source: http://infotel.ca/newsitem/kamloops-search-and-rescue-tasked-to-help-one-of-their-own/it45851 Image Credit: Mike Ritcey - Kamloops Search & Rescue
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Kamloops Search and Rescue helps out injured mountain biker

Kamloops Search and Rescue helps out injured mountain biker

— From iNFONews.ca — KAMLOOPS - A group of mountain bikers in the Kamloops area "did everything right" when they realized an injured friend needed medical attention. Kamloops Search and Rescue manager Alan Hobler says crews responded to a report of an injured mountain biker on Sunday, May 21. Hobler said there was fear the injured biker was suffering from a spinal injury, but they friends he was biking with in the Jamieson Creek Forest Service Road area took good care of him and called for assistance. "I think they did everything right," Hobler said. "They were equipped, they had…
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Kamloops Search and Rescue dog dies after battle with cancer

Kamloops Search and Rescue dog dies after battle with cancer

— From iNFONews.ca — KAMLOOPS - Kamloops Search and Rescue member is coming to grips with the loss of one its important members: Ruby, one of two trained and certified dogs died of cancer earlier this month. Read the full story here. Source: http://infotel.ca/newsitem/kamloops-search-and-rescue-dog-dies-after-battle-with-cancer/it42695#.WS5A8BMrK3I Image Credit: FILE PHOTO/Jennifer Stahn
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Injured elderly woman rescued from trail south of Kamloops

Injured elderly woman rescued from trail south of Kamloops

— From InfoNews – KAMLOOPS – Search and rescue crews carried an injured woman on a stretcher along icy trails for more than a kilometre from the wooded area of McConnell Lake south of Kamloops yesterday. The woman, in her 70s, was taken to hospital after crews safely transported her from the area where she fell to the waiting ambulance, according to Alan Hobler with Kamloops Search and Rescue. Source: http://infotel.ca/newsitem/injured-elderly-woman-rescued-from-trail-south-of-kamloops/it41900 Image Credit: KSAR
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Drones will play a key role for Kamloops Search and Rescue

Drones will play a key role for Kamloops Search and Rescue

— From InfoNews.ca – KAMLOOPS – A new piece of equipment being used by Kamloops Search and Rescue is already starting to prove its value. Source: http://infotel.ca/newsitem/drones-will-play-a-key-role-for-kamloops-search-and-rescue/it39465 Image Credit: ASHLEY LEGASSIC /InfoTel Multimedia
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Report of two in the Thompson River was actually a dog and owners

Report of two in the Thompson River was actually a dog and owners

— From InfoNews.ca – KAMLOOPS – After patrolling the Thompson River, Search and Rescue crews learned it was actually a dog and its owners that had fallen through the ice. Search manager Alan Hobler says KSAR were deployed to the Thompson River when someone called in with a report of two people struggling in the river east of Lafarge. Read more at: http://infotel.ca/newsitem/rescue-crews-deployed-after-two-fall-into-thompson-river/it39340 Source: UPDATE: Report of two in the Thompson River was actually a dog and owners http://infotel.ca/newsitem/rescue-crews-deployed-after-two-fall-into-thompson-river/it39340 Image Credit: KSAR
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