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Local Firefighter Saves Husky From Icy Harbor
Offbeat  (tags: GoodNews, siberian husky, sylvie, rescued, firefighter, 3 pics )

- 375 days ago -
Firefighter Sean P. Coyle of Pleasure Bay, Boston, is gaining international recognition for his daring rescue of a Siberian Husky from a frozen bay. The story of the canine's liberation from the icy Boston Harbor went viral, as reported by the Boston.....
Firefighter's Kitten Rescue Captured By Helmet Camera
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- 571 days ago -
A Fresno firefighter searching a fire-damaged home came across a kitten clinging to life, reports
Firefighter Saves Dog With Mouth-To-Nose Resuscitation (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: animals, firefighter, resusciates, Koda, Goodnews, video, The Today Show, interview )

- 1191 days ago -
Tradegy struck the house of Kim Carlson and Dwight Borchardt in Wisconsin on Tuesday afternoon, when a fire allegedly started by a faulty box fan caused an estimated $30,000 in damage, The Today Show reported. It also almost claimed the life of the family
.Heroes Given Award for Saving Dog .
Offbeat  (tags: compassionate award, dog rescuers, school teachers, firefighter, icy pond, courage )

- 1488 days ago -
PETA has given a Compassionate Action Award to three Ohio schoolteachers and a local firefighter for rescuing a dog who was trapped in the middle of an icy river
4 P.M.: Woman Dies, W.Va. Firefighter Missing in Flood
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- 1779 days ago -
CHARLESTON (AP) - A woman died Saturday when she was swept away in a flooded stream in southern West Virginia, and a firefighter was missing after his boat capsized during an attempted water rescue, emergency officials said.
Possum's Safe Haven a Surprise for Firefighter
Offbeat  (tags: firefighter, pymgy possum, safe haven, man's trousers )

- 1929 days ago -
A SYDNEY firefighter taking a break from a backburning operation got a shock to find a cheeky little possum taking shelter in his trouser pocket. National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) ranger Al McDonough said he'd been working on a routine hazard
Updated: Firefighter Rescues Tiny Injured Bear From Moon Fire
Offbeat  (tags: firefighter, rescues, bear cub, wounds on paws, from fire, eye injury )

- 2382 days ago -
A little bundle of frightened and singed fur, dubbed Smokey Jr., was rescued this morning from the hot ashes of the Moon Fire.
Firefighter Saves Claws the Cat With CPR
Offbeat  (tags: cat, firefighter, CPR, smoke inhalation )

- 2488 days ago -
MCCOMB, Miss. - Thanks to firefighter Jared Brister, Claws the cat has an extra life. The firefighter used cardiopulmonary resuscitation for 5 minutes after the cat passed out due to smoke inhalation.
"If You Needed Someone, He Was There" Rescue Workers, Family Pay Respects to Frederick Firefighter
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, death, world, safety, weather, winter, firefighter, friend )

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- 2575 days ago -
Frederick MD - When the hundreds of firefighters, EMS workers and police officers had filled the pews at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, they began standing in the aisles, sometimes two or three deep.

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