Latest News for: Calgary rescue


Man in serious condition after house fire in northwest Calgary

CTV 12 May 2021
A man was taken to Foothills Medical Centre after he was rescued from inside a burning home in the northwest Calgary community of Ranchlands ... .

Video shows emergency responders pulling man from Glenmore Reservoir

CBC 30 Apr 2021
A rescue unfolded on Calgary's Glenmore Reservoir on Friday, when emergency responders pulled a man from the frigid water and into a boat ... .

Penticton Safety and Security Advisory Committee discussing Channel risks and signage improvements after 15 near drownings

Castanet 28 Apr 2021
“The Penticton Fire Department will again be conducting river rescue channel rescues once needed,” said Watkinson ... “We have really dialled in our rescue program with our swift water rescue team,” he explained ... According to Watkinson, the marine rescue program was created in 2017 and has become more robust each year.

Worker injured after pit partially collapses at Queen's Park Cemetery

CTV 26 Apr 2021
The Calgary Fire Department's technical rescue team was called out Monday morning to extricate a worker who became trapped after an open excavation partially collapsed at a northwest cemetery ... .

SNAPSHOTS: Leafs should have upper hand on rusty Canucks

Toronto Sun 17 Apr 2021
Rarely will the Maple Leafs have this kind of hammer as an Eastern team visiting the West Coast ... Advertisement ... RITTICH TO THE RESCUE. It was ‘Big Save Dave’ to the rescue of a heartbroken four-year-old Calgary Flames fan ... “He explained to him that’s the hockey business and Oliver kind of understands that,” Brady Plewright told the Calgary Sun ... .

Leafs' David Rittich mends broken heart of young Flames fan

Toronto Sun 16 Apr 2021
It was ‘Big Save Dave’ to the rescue of a heartbroken four-year-old Calgary Flames fan ... “He explained to him that’s the hockey business and Oliver kind of understands that,” Brady Plewright told the Calgary Sun ... His autistic brother Tomas was visiting Calgary from their home in the Czech Republic, a huge fan of Flames mascot Harvey The Hound ... .

Matthews, Tavares score third-period goals for Maple Leafs in 4-2 win over Flames

North Shore News 05 Apr 2021
CALGARY — Auston Matthews and John Tavares rode to the rescue scoring third-period goals for the Toronto Maple Leafs in a 4-2 win Sunday over the host Calgary Flames ... Calgary trails the Montreal Canadiens, holding down the fourth and final playoff spot in the division, by six points.

Search for missing Calgary man underway at property near Bergen, Alta.

CTV 31 Mar 2021
RCMP and search and rescue teams are combing a property near Bergen, Alta. looking for a missing Calgary man ... .

Cat rescued from burning house in northeast Calgary

CTV 27 Mar 2021
Calgary fire crews rescued a cat from a house that was on fire in northeast Calgary Friday ... .

Vaccine rollout overdrive and Michael trial 2 in China: In The News for Mar. 22

Moosejaw Today 22 Mar 2021
CANBERRA — Hundreds of people have been rescued from floodwaters that have isolated dozens of towns in Australia’s most populous state New South Wales and forced thousands to evacuate their homes as record rain continues ... services had conducted more than 700 flood rescues.

Style Therapy: Learn the secrets to wearing black well

Canada Dot Com 13 Mar 2021
Almost 25 years ago, Helene Oseen came to the rescue with her Fashion 911 column in the pages of the Calgary Herald ... Style Therapy ... .

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 ... .