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Rescued Nev. Family Describes Wilderness Ordeal

Family members rescued after spending about 48 hours in the frigid wilderness of northern Nevada last week spoke out publicly for the first time Monday, saying they don’t think they would’ve lasted two more days out in the cold.

12/16/2013

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Christmas Puppy Rescued From Well

Dona Ana County animal control officers and fire officials rescued a Christmas puppy who ended up at the bottom of an abandoned well.

12/29/2012

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Man Rescued After Spending 3 Nights On Mountain

A 19-year-old man was rescued on Utah’s Mount Olympus after spending three nights stranded on a ledge.

11/04/2012

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Firefighters Rescue 4 Window Washers From 35th Floor At Vdara

Firefighters have rescued four window washers stranded outside the 35th floor of a Las Vegas Strip high-rise hotel.

07/25/2012

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Crews Recovering Hiker After Mt. Charleston Fall

Police say an effort to recover the body of a man who died after falling on Mount Charleston was delayed by an effort to rescue a stranded hiker who was with him.

07/28/2011

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Hiker Dies After Fall On Mt. Charleston

Las Vegas police say a hiker has died on Mount Charleston. Police say the hiker fell about 60 feet in the area of Mary Jane Falls.

07/28/2011

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Missing Lake Mead Boater Presumed Drowned

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The National Park Service says a 38-year-old Las Vegas man has not been found and is presumed drowned, two days after jumping from a boat into the chilly water of Lake […]

CBS Las Vegas–06/02/2011

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Rescue Teams Continue To Search For Canadian Man

MOUNTAIN CITY, Nev. (AP) — Rescue teams on the ground and in the air have resumed the search in the northeastern Nevada backcountry for a Canadian man who became stranded with his wife seven weeks […]

CBS Las Vegas–05/11/2011

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Pair Rescue Woman From Burning Apartment

A pair of maintenance workers rescued a woman from a burning apartment east of the Vegas Strip.

CBS Las Vegas–02/02/2011

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Fire Damages Henderson Home

A fire caused an estimated 30-thousand damages to a Henderson home Sunday afternoon. Officials say it happened just before 6 p.m. on Inness Avenue, near Sunset and Pabco Roads. Battalion Chief Tim McKeever says the […]

CBS Las Vegas–01/31/2011

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