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 »

vlcsnap-2015-01-28-08h57m04s98 “Thank you for your service……”

” I am so thankful you were able to rescue my husband out of the backcountry on Thursday 15th. He and two friends have had avalanche training as well as being well equiped with an Avalung, BTA radio, Spot, shovel etc but nothing would have made as much of an impact that day as Two… Read more »