Kamloops Search and Rescue seeks new volunteers

Kamloops Search and Rescue seeks new volunteers

— CFJC Today— Kamloops Search and Rescue is seeking at least a dozen new volunteers as part of its fall recruitment. Read the full story here. Source: http://www.cfjctoday.com/article/597645/kamloops-search-and-rescue-seeks-new-volunteers-amid-dropoff Image Credit: CFJC Today
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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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Kamloops Search and Rescue on the hunt for new members

Kamloops Search and Rescue on the hunt for new members

— From CFJCToday.com – KAMLOOPS — Kamloops Search and Rescue is on the hunt for new members. According to Search Manager Alan Hobler, KSAR is looking to recruit approximately 15 new volunteers in the next few weeks, with applications open to all fitness levels. Source: http://cfjctoday.com/article/571198/kamloops-search-and-rescue-hunt-new-members Image Credit: Facebook.com/Kamloops Search and Rescue
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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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Outdoor enthusiasts urged to use extreme caution on ice surfaces

Outdoor enthusiasts urged to use extreme caution on ice surfaces

— From CFJCToday.com – KAMLOOPS — Kamloops Search and Rescue is reminding people to use caution on area lakes following the death of two fishermen earlier this week. According to Kamloops Search and Rescue Manager Alan Hobler, rising temperatures this time of year makes ice surfaces extremely dangerous. Source: http://cfjctoday.com/article/567454/outdoor-enthusiasts-urged-use-extreme-caution-ice-surfaces Image Credit: Kent Simmonds / CFJC Today
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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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