2-Panel-Night Search Crews Rescue Teenager Trapped Near Lion Mountain

BY BEACON STAFF // MAR 12, 2015 Two Bear Air finds girl off trail trapped under a tree that had fallen across her body Search crews rescued a 16-year-old girl who was lost near Lion Mountain and trapped under a fallen tree, according to authorities. The girl was hiking with her grandfather in the Lion… Read more »

femur-break-web-2-26-15 Man rescued after snowmobile accident

Whitefish, Montana — A man was rescued after breaking his femur in a snowmobiling accident near Big Mountain.  North Valley Search and Rescue snowmobile teams responded from Columbia Falls and the A.L.E.R.T. air ambulance also responded but was unable to land near the victim.  The A.L.E.R.T. team and other rescuers prepared him to be carried… Read more »

Cascade Lake Boat Boaters Rescued from Ice Flow

Cascade, Idaho — Two men who were on a boating excursion got stranded in the middle of Lake Cascade in central Idaho.  The boaters had ventured out down a narrow channel in the ice when it closed in around them….stranding them 2 miles from shore.  Valley County Search and Rescue responded to the scene but… Read more »