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How mountain rescue services are dealing with the alarming increase in calls

Earlier this month, the Kerry Mountain Rescue Team issued a clear warning to those considering going to the mountains. They called on walkers to “please get serious” and remember that climbing a mountain is not “a walk in the park”. People underestimate the amount of fitness and equipment needed to climb Ireland’s highest mountain, Carrauntoohil, […]

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Afghanistan: “Jason Bourne” rescue mission for special forces veterinarians

On Wednesday, a group of volunteers from US special operations veterans carried out a covert overnight mission. As many as 500 active Afghans, facilitators and their families were escorted to safety, ABC News reported. The mission was modeled on Harriet Tubman’s Underground Railroad, a former Green Beret captain said. Loading Something is loading. A group […]

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Northlands Rescue Mission to Launch ‘Back the Pack’ Campaign to Expand Backpack Weekend Meal Program – Grand Forks Herald

The Northlands Rescue Mission is launching a “Back the Pack” campaign to expand the Backpack program, which provides weekend meals to eligible children for a free and discounted lunch at Grand Forks Public Schools. The Backpack program serves students in five elementary schools. The mission intends to expand it to all elementary and secondary schools […]

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Wadena County Council: American Rescue Act funds upcoming discussion in September

Counties are dreaming and implementing ideas for using American Rescue Act federal funds available through 2024. And commissioners say it’s time for Wadena County to discuss their ideas and guidelines associated with funds. Ideas in other counties range from improving broadband to a business subsidy program and dealing with lost revenue, as county coordinator Ryan […]

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Vernon Hills could use American Rescue Act funds to offset part of lost $ 8 million in revenue

Vernon Hills’ share of the American Rescue Plan Act funds will be $ 3.6 million, but how it will be used remains to be determined. The funding is part of the $ 1.9 trillion federal COVID-19 relief law enacted in March. Part of these funds will go to communities of less than 50,000 inhabitants. Illinois […]

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Cleveland donates rescue funds to food bank

CLEVELAND (WJW) – City of Cleveland officials gathered on the steps of City Hall Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. to announce that funds could be provided to help the Greater Cleveland Food Bank continue its desperately needed services need. Child tax credit: some parents still haven’t received the last payment The $ 5 million in funds […]

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City Rescue Mission offers programs for people experiencing homelessness

JACKSONVILLE, Florida – This week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced a 60-day eviction moratorium for those in areas where COVID-19 is on the rise. While temporary relief is on its way for millions of Americans, the threat of deportation still exists for some. RELATED: Obtain an eviction notice? Here is the first […]

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Central Oregon Pet Evacuation Team Provides Animal Rescue Services

Your browser does not support the audio element. As fires ravage Oregon, many people must evacuate their homes at any time. And some might have pets that also need to be evacuated. That’s where the Central Oregon Animal Evacuation Team comes in. organization works with partners like the American Red Cross and county emergency services […]

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Lagos employs 100 new firefighters and strengthens rescue services

The Lagos state government said on Thursday it had increased the capacity of fire services in the state with the employment of an additional 100 firefighters. He assured residents that fire response time would now be faster. Special Tasks and Intergovernmental Relations Commissioner Mr Tayo Bamgbose-Martins said this during the death parade of the 100 […]

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Holly Pond Calls on Rescue Act for Sewer Repair | News

Holly Pond found early use of funds the city receives under the American Rescue Plan Act passed by Congress earlier this year. Already in the process of finding a way to fund necessary repairs to its wastewater treatment facility, the city has learned that these same repairs are eligible for funding under the law. A […]