vlcsnap-2015-07-06-10h01m12s377 Hiker rescued near Scotchman summit

CDAPress Cour d Alene, Idaho CLARK FORK – A helicopter was used to pluck a hiker who fell ill near the summit of Scotchman Peak on Thursday. Bonner County EMS said dispatchers received a call at 10:54 a.m. about a hiker, a male reported to be in his 60s, who was suffering symptoms of a… Read more »

GNP Cliff rescue 6-27-15 b Injured Climber Rescued in Glacier Park

By SAMUEL WILSON/Daily Inter Lake Daily Inter Lake Click Here to Watch Rescue Video Jack Beard is lucky to be alive. The Kalispell mountain climber is hospitalized in stable condition after falling more than 600 feet Saturday in the northeast corner of Glacier National Park. Beard, 60, was attempting to scale the glacial wall beneath… Read more »

IMG_1110 Firefighters Train With Two Bear Air Rescue

Firefighters train with resource helicopter, learn techniques | Missoula Local News – NBCMontana.com MISSOULA, Mont. – Two Bear Air is a helicopter firm based in the Flathead, and it’s a resource for a lot of firefighters in western Montana.  It has special capabilities that firefighters are taking an interest in for rescue efforts.Firefighters from the… Read more »