New details released in Kennewick house fire

KENNEWICK, Wash. – One person is in the hospital in critical condition after a house fire in Kennewick Friday morning. According to a press release from the fire department, Kennewick firefighters were called to 206 South Quincy Street just before 1 a.m. for reports of a house on fire. Benton County Fire District #1 and the Kennewick Police Department also...
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Waterloo Man Arrested on Domestic Assault Charge

A Waterloo man was arrested on charges for an alleged domestic assault Wednesday night. Around 11:00PM, Waterloo Police were sent to 1151 Oleson Rd on the report of a disorderly situation. When officers arrived, they located an unresponsive female. Officers performed CPR on the woman until paramedics arrived. 39-year-old Rebecca Taylor was taken to Mercy One Waterloo Medical Center for treatment of her injuries. 33-year-old LaMarcus Williams was arrested and charged with 3rd-degree domestic assault and escape from custody.
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Portable defibrillator, automatic CPR machine help save hiker

Alan Zacharias chose Mt. Bierstadt as his first Colorado 14er, after hitting several other famous hikes like the Manitou Incline."Drove up there, had a successful ascent up the mountain, and came down gradually after a pretty exhausting, exhausting climb," Zacharias said. "I started to not feel very well, that's how I knew something wasn't right."He sent some hikers down ahead of him to call for help, while self-diagnosing his condition."I'm a physician," Zacharias said. "I knew the symptoms of a heart attack. I felt crushing chest pain, numbness in my left arm and was really not feeling well at all....
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One person killed at west Omaha construction site

One person was killed Wednesday at a construction site in west Omaha. Tracy Baslee, 56, of Davey was fatally injured around 11:30 a.m. when a bucket connected to a backhoe detached and fell on him near 150th Street and Wycliffe Drive. Construction workers were trying to connect two pipes on the side of the road when the accident occurred, a police spokesman said.

CPR Certification: 4 Reasons Its an Important Skill to Have

Thousands of people die from cardiac arrest every year. Those people fall victim to situations that could have been easily prevented had someone been certified in CPR. People today are busier than ever, and carving out time for learning CPR can be difficult. But if you find yourself in this situation, you will be in a position to save a life. CPR certification could just save your life.

Florida man found by deputies cradling woman he ran over with minivan, sheriff says

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. (CBS12) — A Florida man is behind bars after deputies said a domestic disturbance turned deadly. The Collier County Sheriff's Office said Donald Lee Whitaker, 50, from Naples, is charged with second-degree murder. Deputies found Whitaker holding the victim in his arms after responding to a possible domestic disturbance. The arrest report stated the victim and Whitaker knew each other but didn't specify their relationship.

Red Heart CPR offers CPR, first aid certification and more

Red Heart CPR held a ribbon-cutting ceremony Nov. 30 at 1109-A S. Old Hwy. 81, Kyle. (Christopher Green/Community Impact) Red Heart CPR held a ribbon-cutting ceremony Nov. 30 at 1109-A S. Old Hwy. 81, Kyle. Red Heart CPR offers on-site, hands-on classes for individuals to receive American Heart Association certification for basic life support, CPR, first aid and more. Classes are offered for individuals and groups such as retail and restaurant staff, nurseries, day care centers and more. 512-662-1031.

Police: Physical altercation led Georgia woman to stab husband to death

MORROW, Ga. — Above video: Your Thursday headlines. A Georgia woman is facing charges after police say she fatally stabbed her husband during a domestic dispute. According to the Clayton County Police Department, officers responded November 27 shortly after 7:30 p.m. to a home in Morrow. Officers say they...
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Fremont Fire Department to get upgraded CPR machines

The Fremont Fire Department received the go-ahead on Tuesday, Nov. 29, to move forward with the purchase of three new, updated automatic-robot CPR machines for use in city ambulances. The Fremont City Council approved the actions both partly funding and approving the purchase during their consent agenda vote, which was...

Perks of Learning CPR Techniques

If you’re like most people, the thought of CPR training or first aid doesn’t even cross your mind until it becomes an absolute necessity. While it’s unfortunate that many people don’t choose to take classes on potentially life-saving skills before they are needed, the good news is that most experts agree that even just basic CPR training will greatly increase your chance of survival in emergency situations. Here are five unexpected benefits of cpr course Sydney that could end up saving your life someday!

Who was David Robinson? ‘Dog’s Most Wanted’ Star Dies at 50

Dog’s Most Wanted alum David Robinson has passed away at the age of 50. The reality show star died on November 30, confirmed his ex-wife Rainy Robinson. The official cause of death is awaited; however, multiple sources suggest that he suffered a heart attack. In 2019, David Robinson appeared...