All posts tagged "search and rescue"

  • Kayaker Finds Woodward’s Body

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – The search for 21-year-old Oliver Woodward ended this morning when a kayaker discovered his body in the Snake River, just downstream of Flying Saddle Resort near Alpine. The kayaker called the Lincoln County...

    • Posted July 12, 2017
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  • Rescuers Save Life of Backcountry Skier

    JACKSON HOLE, WY — On Friday the heroic efforts of Grand Teton National Park rangers and members of Teton County Sheriff’s Department Search and Rescue saved the life of backcountry skier Mike Connolly, 61, of Idaho Falls,...

    • Posted March 4, 2017
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  • Gone girls found

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – The three women missing since July 1 have been found deep in the Gros Ventre Wilderness by Search and Rescue teams at 10 a.m. today. A helicopter spotted the sister trio – Megan, Erin, and...

    • Posted July 9, 2015
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  • Search and Rescue dogs put on clinic

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – The National Elk Refuge will hold its second free, family-friendly program this week on Friday morning at 10:00 a.m. at the Visitor Center (532 North Cache). This time it’s the Refuge’s maintenance worker Amanda...

    • Posted July 25, 2013
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  • Search and Rescue has new coordinator

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Jessica King has been appointed to head the county’s search and rescue operation. King was a seven-year volunteer with Teton County Search and Rescue before being tapped by the Sheriff’s Office to step...

    • Posted July 19, 2013
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  • Gingery’s Search & Rescue bill killed in Senate

    In a surprise turnabout, the Wyoming Senate voted down HB35 at third reading in a 24-5 vote. The bill, which would have granted Search and Rescue Volunteers immunity from personal lawsuit, had cleared the House without a...

    • Posted February 26, 2013
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