Latest News for: Calgary rescue


Johnny Gaudreau's goal and assist paces Flames to 5-2 win over Canucks

North Shore News 19 Jan 2021
CALGARY — A first-period rescue by Jacob Markstrom and offensive wizardry from Johnny Gaudreau propelled the Calgary Flames to Monday's 5-2 win over the Vancouver Canucks. Gaudreau scored Calgary's first goal of the game and assisted on another in the second period after Markstrom turned away 15-of-16 shots in the first.

Worker rescued after ice-clearing vehicle submerged in Midnapore Lake

CBC 19 Dec 2020
A southeast Calgary lake is closed, pending an investigation, after a worker was rescued from a submerged ice-resurfacer Saturday morning ... .

Worker sent to hospital after falling through thin ice at Calgary lake

CTV 19 Dec 2020
A private lake in southeast Calgary is closed to all users following an incident that resulted in a worker needing to be rescued from the frigid water ... .

Wildlife rescues increased by nearly 40% this year, says institute

CBC 30 Nov 2020
A wildlife rescue centre near Calgary has seen an enormous uptick in animal patients since the start of the pandemic ... .

Public help sought to find missing Cochrane man

CTV 29 Nov 2020
RCMP, along with search and rescue crews from both Cochrane and Calgary, are actively searching for a man who went missing Saturday afternoon ... .

Christmas market season taking place during pandemic

CTV 11 Nov 2020
A Calgary animal rescue agency staged a little slice of Christmas Wednesday in order to raise funds to save animals ... .

Seniors rescue teens who crashed through ice in northeast Calgary

CBC 05 Nov 2020
A group of fast-acting seniors in Calgary's northeast community of Saddle Ridge rescued two teenagers who broke through the ice on a storm pond last Friday — using turbans, house siding and hoses ... .

Police rescue beaver from Calgary storm drain

CBC 11 Oct 2020
Calgary police responded to an unusual rescue call this Thanksgiving weekend ... .

Wild animals don't belong in your home, Calgary rescue group says

CBC 30 Aug 2020
The Calgary Wildlife Rehabilitation Society is fielding concerning calls from people who have taken in wild animals, looking for help ... .

Calgary woman having her photo taken dies after fall into canyon waters

Toronto Sun 18 Aug 2020
Her 29-year-old male companion was transported to Calgary by STARS Air Ambulance with non-life-threatening injuries after attempting to rescue her ... Her Calgary companion was removed from the canyon by Parks Canada safety crews who performed a high-angle rope rescue.

Calgary woman standing for a photo slipped into a B.C. river and dies

Canada Dot Com 17 Aug 2020
— A Calgary woman has died ... A 29-year-old Calgary man who also tried to save the woman was pulled from the canyon with a high-angle rope rescue by a Parks Canada safety crew.

Search underway for swimmer who failed to surface from Bow River near Carseland

CTV 10 Aug 2020
Search and rescue crews are scouring the Bow River east of Calgary for a man who went missing during a Sunday swim ... .

Hiker plummets more than 150 metres off Mount Temple

CTV 05 Aug 2020
A woman is in Calgary hospital after rescue crews say she fell while hiking in Banff National Park ... .