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Four EMS students recognized for saving lives

Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest is a leading cause of death in the U.S. Once a heart stops, despite all efforts by paramedics and emergency medical technicians, it’s extremely rare to get it started again. 725 more words

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Pig hunter hospitalized after falling near Pali Hwy.


A man was hospitalized Friday after falling dozens of feet near Pali Highway.

The call came in at 10:05 a.m. in the town-bound direction of the highway, a half-mile before Waokanaka Street. 67 more words

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Boy hospitalized trying to assist brother in Hilton lagoon

A 12-year-old boy was hospitalized after a reported near drowning in Waikiki Wednesday.

It happened at 4:13 p.m. at the Hilton Hawaiian Village lagoon.

According to Emergency Medical Services, the boy was trying to help his younger brother after a stand-up paddleboard incident. 14 more words

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Man's death at SAIT campus not criminal: Calgary police

CALGARY – Calgary police are now saying a suspicious death at the SAIT campus is no longer considered criminal in nature.

Police and paramedics were called to the Begin Tower Residence just after 11:30 Friday night. 63 more words

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Suspect indicted in Palolo robbery investigation

A suspect in the robbery of a small Palolo store has been indicted by a grand jury.

Reef Keliipuleole-Gasmen, 36, was charged with robbery in the first degree, assault in the second degree and promoting a dangerous drug in the third degree. 144 more words

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Suspect arrested in Chinatown stabbing

Honolulu police have arrested a suspect in connection with a stabbing in Chinatown.

It happened at around 1:36 p.m. Wednesday on Maunakea Street.

Police say two men were arguing outside Maunakea Liquor and Grocery and one man stabbed the other with an unknown weapon. 48 more words

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Plans In Works To Create Michigan Memorial For EMS Workers

FLUSHING, Mich. (AP) – Plans are in the works to create a Michigan memorial for emergency medical workers who have died during life-saving efforts.

Noah Farrer of Flushing has been a paramedic for 19 years and says more than 40 have died since 1985. 80 more words

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