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February 12, 2018

Busiest Year for PENSAR

Dale Jorgensen – President for Penticton and District Search and Rescue reflects backs on 2015 “this was one heck of year for PENSAR”. Jorgensen who has been with the Team for over 8 years states that 2015 was a year of accomplishments and rewards. “ Our team which was formed…
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News Releases
February 12, 2018

Thieves Steal from Volunteer Rescuers

Dale Jorgensen President of Pensar said " we sure got a shock today". Our team came to the hall at 8:00 this morning to get set up for training and found that two of our search and rescue trailers had been broken into. Thieves made off with a 1000 watt…
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News Releases
February 12, 2018

Community Responds to Theft

A silver lining came out of the theft from Penticton and District Search and Rescue (PENSAR) last weekend. Story by Penticton Western News: A break-in occurred overnight on Oct. 24 at the rear compound at 251 Dawson Avenue. Two trailers secured in the compound which belong to PENSAR were also…
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News Releases
February 12, 2018

Lake City Casinos Help Out Team

Lake City Casinos provides funds and technical support to secure Search and Rescue Station Summary: Casino helps “secure” PENSAR ***Follow up on October 25th, 2015 Break In at PENSAR *** Details: Penticton and District Search and Rescue members Al Todd (Treasurer) and Dale Jorgensen (President) receive a donation of $4,261.68…
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News Releases
February 12, 2018

Allendale Lake Sledder Thanks SAR Teams

Stranded Snowmobiler thanks SAR Teams and shares experience on Facebook Post A weary sledder offer his thanks to Search and Rescue Teams from Penticton and Oliver Osoyoos after being found late Monday evening. The snowmobiler was found around 11:00 PM by search teams after he was last see at 3:00…
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Videos
February 12, 2018

AED E-Learning

On Line Training for AED. See the series of links to the three models of AEDs that PENSAR utilizes. These units are all similar yet different enough that you as a team member need to be familiar with each model. One common theme in all of the videos that we…
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News Releases
January 6, 2018

SAR Calls: Jan – April 2016

PENSAR Responds to 13 call outs so far this year.. and the busy season is still to start. Date: May 5th, 2016 Summary: PENSAR – SAR Report Jan- April 2016 Details: PENSAR Winter – Early Spring SAR Call Outs With spring arriving PENSAR expects call volumes to start increasing as…
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