American First Responders

Mon, 22 Aug 2016 01:54:00 GMT

Visalia Times-Delta

American Legion honors first responders
Visalia Times-Delta
First responders work tirelessly to ensure the public's safety. In honor of their service the American Legion Post 785 is hosting a boutique, on Saturday, Aug. 27 at 5 p.m., paying tribute to those who protect Tulare County and the country. Lindsay ...

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 04:17:46 GMT

Republican & Herald

Shenandoah honors its veterans, first responders on 'Service Day'
Republican & Herald
SHENANDOAH — Among the mix of sesquicentennial celebrations this week, Wednesday was the day to recognize and honor those residents who served the country in military uniform and those who wear other uniforms as first responders in the community. The ...

Wed, 17 Aug 2016 01:28:31 GMT

First responders trained in use of Narcan, by law Republican American
Waterbury Republican American
The increased use of Narcan by Connecticut first responders was mandated by a law that went into effect July 1. The Republican-American Local News, ...

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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 23:35:32 GMT

NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Officers, First Responders Salute Remains Recovered from Dallas Creek
NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
A number of first responders saluted the body as it was draped with an American flag. It was then placed in the back of a medical examiner's van. Flag Draped Across Remains Found in Creek Flag Draped Across Remains Found in Creek Remains found in a ...

Wed, 24 Aug 2016 21:55:52 GMT


Heroin laced with elephant tranquilizer hits the streets
Most of the weekend's heroin overdoses were laced with the tranquilizer, according to Synan. There were no deaths so far in the recent outbreaks, he said, and that may be because first responders administered naloxone intravenously. Naloxone reverses ...
Cincinnati Hit with Wave of 50 Heroin Overdoses in Two DaysKTIC

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Mon, 08 Aug 2016 18:20:56 GMT (press release) (registration) (blog)

DHS Focus on Wearable Technology for First Responders (Learn ... (press release) (registration) (blog)
Dr. Robert Griffin, Under Secretary, Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T). Today, the Department of Homeland ...

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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 14:03:33 GMT

Rescue Crews Race To Find Survivors In Rubble Of Quake-Hit Italian Towns
WAMU 88.5
Christopher Livesay, reporting for NPR from the town of Amatrice, says ongoing aftershocks have made it more difficult for first responders to continue their life-saving work. "But there's still hope in the air," he said early Thursday morning. "These ...

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