Category Archives: Recent News

Search 2014/08/10

Paged at 01:46 to assist Hope SAR with a search for a missing male at the 30Km on the Skagit Valley mainline. Subject located at 07:30.

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Search and Rescue 2014/08/04

Paged by RCMP at 21:55 to assist in rescuing 2 subjects in a disabled vessel on Harrison Lake. Position estimated as ‘north of Echo Island’. Subjects located at 22:52, 2 Km north of Echo Island. Wave action was rough. Subjects … Continue reading

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Search 2014/08/03

Paged by RCMP to investigate the discovery of an overturned SeaDoo on Harrison Lake, south of Echo Island. 2 boats headed out to search, but were stood down when RCMP found the registered owner of the SeaDoo. He has capsized … Continue reading

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Medical Rescue 2014/07/28

Paged by RCMP at 19:18 to assist in accessing a male subject with medical problems, located at a cottage in Long Island Bay, Harrison Lake. Subject evacuated safely with help of BCAS paramedics and transported to hospital.

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Search 2014/07/22

Paged by RCMP at 20:00 to assist in locating 2 subjects in a canoe on Harrison Lake. The pair had been dropped off at Green Point day-use area on July 20th at 11:00. Their intended route was Cascade Bay, Echo Island, then … Continue reading

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Search and Rescue 2014/07/21

Paged by RCMP at 23:32 to assist in locating a lone male on a Jet Ski who was several hours overdue. Subject had been in contact with a friend in Agassiz by cell phone, but was 4 hours overdue and … Continue reading

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Rescue 2014/07/17

Paged by RCMP to rescue 2 canoeists who had become stranded at Rainbow Falls on Harrison Lake due to rough water. Pair was returned to the dock in Harrison.

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Search and Rescue 2014/07/21

Paged by RCMP at 19:20 to locate and evacuate 2 boaters stranded on the east shoreline of Long Island on Harrison Lake. Exact location was unknown. Subjects located on Long Island, south of Inkman Island. Subjects returned to their vehicle at … Continue reading

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Assist Fire Crews 2014/07/21

Requested by Agassiz Fire Dept. to asist in transporting firefighters down the Harrison River to extinguish a fire on a boat moored to a dock. Residents of the cottage were concerned that the fire would spread from the boat to … Continue reading

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2014/07/17 Assist RCMP

Paged by RCMP to assist in controlling boat traffic on the Harrison River while aircraft fought a forest fire.

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