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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KSAR’s Alan Hobler interviewed on the Jim Harrison Show, Radio NL

KSAR’s Alan Hobler interviewed on the Jim Harrison Show, Radio NL

— From Radio NL – Alan was on the Jim Harrison Show, Wednesday morning (January 25, 2017) at 10:45 talking about Kamloops SAR. You can listen here. Source: http://www.radionl.com/podcasts/audio-vault/ http://tms-production-amp.s3.amazonaws.com/CHNL-AM/TMS_32_14853681471485368147994_alan_hobler__jan_25.mp3
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Kamloops Search and Rescue searching for new home

Kamloops Search and Rescue searching for new home

-- From North Thompson Times-- KAMLOOPS - While Kamloops Search and Rescue are accustomed to finding an injured person in the woods at night, they’re looking for something a little less dramatic right now. Source: Kamloops Search and Rescue searching for new home http://infotel.ca/newsitem/kamloops-search-and-rescue-searching-for-new-home/it38710 Image Credit: BRENDAN KERGIN /InfoTel Multimedia  
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