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Thompson Boy Doing Great! 
Newspapers  "Thompson Boy Doing Great!," Times - News (Thunder Bay), 30 Nov 1985  Robert Thompson ; McVicars Creek ; Port Arthur General Hospital ; Photo Full text available in Newspaper Clipping File File subject: LF - Thunder Bay - Accidents - Water Full text available on microfilm
Saved: Robert Thompson Up And Walking After 30 Minute Ordeal Trapped Under Ice 
Newspapers  "Saved: Robert Thompson Up And Walking After 30 Minute Ordeal Trapped Under Ice," Lakehead Living, 3 Dec 1985  Robert Thompson ; Port Arthur General Hospital ; McVicars Creek Full text available in Newspaper Clipping File File subject: LF - Thunder Bay - Accidents - Water Full text available on microfilm
Badly Burned Man Is In Hospital 
Newspapers  "Badly Burned Man Is In Hospital," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 4 Jun 1930, p. 1  Albert Trebaine ; River driver ; Thunder Bay Lumber Company ; Sunday Creek ; Jacques Township Full text available on microfilm
Pair Save Tot From Death 
Newspapers  "Pair Save Tot From Death," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 3 Jul 1945, p. 1  Kenny Sylvester ; Gordon Sylvester ; Neebing River ; Joseph Rawnsley ; Ronald Sylvester ; Lois Green Full text available on microfilm
Humane Society Awards 
Newspapers  "Humane Society Awards," Lakehead Living, 1978  Ontario Humane Society ; Thunder Bay branch ; Kaministiquia River ; Rescue of animals from river ; Robert Crowe ; James Shields ; Alpo Teras ; David Hastings ; Ken Heald ; David Keller ; Charles Laberge ; Maino Mannila ; James Corbett ; Rod Davidson ; George Harrod ; Gaetano Turcarolo ; Brian Thom...
Fort William Man Saves Woman 
Newspapers  "Fort William Man Saves Woman," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 4 Dec 1914  A. McDougall ; Mrs. T.J. Oldale ; Neebing River Full text available on microfilm
Jump Into Icy Water To Save Young Lad's Life 
Newspapers  "Jump Into Icy Water To Save Young Lad's Life," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 22 Mar 1915  G. Foster ; R. Holler ; CPR ; Neebing River ; Holler & Foster save boy Full text available on microfilm
Fred Payette Saves Boy`s Life 
Newspapers  "Fred Payette Saves Boy`s Life," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 28 Aug 1915  Fred Payette ; Maynard Welgand (saved) ; Neebing River ; Fell off bridge at corner of Finlayson and Vickers Streets Full text available on microfilm
Woman Drowns In Lake Of Woods 
Newspapers  "Woman Drowns In Lake Of Woods," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 13 Aug 1932, p. 1  Clara McLeod (deceased) ; Neil McLeod (rescued) ; Lowell McLeod (rescued) ; Ruby LcLeod (rescued) ; Rainy River Full text available on microfilm
Boy, 3, Is Rescued From Neebing River 
Newspapers  "Boy, 3, Is Rescued From Neebing River," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 19 Apr 1956, p. 1  Neebing River ; Jimmy Rybar (rescued) ; Paul Pilon (rescued child) ; Photo Full text available on microfilm
Lad Saved From Neebing By Non-Swimmer 
Newspapers  "Lad Saved From Neebing By Non-Swimmer," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 19 Apr 1956, p. 17  Neebing River ; Jimmy Rybar (rescued) ; Paul Pilon (rescued child) ; Photo Full text available on microfilm
Rescued And Rescuer 
Newspapers  "Rescued And Rescuer," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 2 May 1955, p. 1  Neebing River ; Brenda Woodbeck (rescued) ; Hubert Merwitz (rescuer) ; Photo Full text available on microfilm
Boy On Small Raft Rescued From Lake 
Newspapers  "Boy On Small Raft Rescued From Lake," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 22 Apr 1961  Larry Shable (rescued) ; Lake Superior ; Drifted from McIntyre River ; Port Arthur Police rescue boy Full text available on microfilm
Nearly Drowned At Current River 
Newspapers  "Nearly Drowned At Current River," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 10 Aug 1916  Current River ; Near Fish Hatchery ; Woman and child nearly drown ; No names given ; Sgt. Newell, in charge of guards at Dry Dock ; Newell and anther soldiers rescue the pair Full text available on microfilm
City Topics 
Newspapers  "City Topics," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 11 Jun 1917  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Pte. R.G. Faulkner ; 52nd Battalion ; 52nd New Ontario Battalion ; Kenora, ON resident ; Returning soldiers ; Returned soldiers ; Passes through Port Arthur en route to Kenora ; Invalided home Algoma Hotel ; To reopen Mr. D. McKay ; Rescues two children from...
Human Chain Saver Of Lives 
Newspapers  "Human Chain Saver Of Lives," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 17 Jul 1917  Current River Park ; Current River ; W.A. McCallum saves three boys from drowning ; Other bystanders form human chain to save boys Full text available on microfilm
City Topics 
Newspapers  "City Topics," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 17 Jul 1917  Current River ; Current River Beach ; Three 5-6 year old boys almost drown ; Son of H.E. Royds and two sons of E.B. McKay ; Miss Betty Green and Mr. W.A. McCallum save boys ; Dr. Bucke, Dr. Eakins, Dr. Powell also assist with rescue Full text available on microfilm
City Topics 
Newspapers  "City Topics," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 27 Jul 1917  Peter Miller ; Office worker in CNR freight office ; Saves two girls from drowning ; Near Empire Elevator, Fort William Paterson Co. Grain Elevator O ; N.S. Hansen (deceased) ; Fort William resident Full text available on microfilm
Brave Rescue Of Drowning Lad By Young Pelletier 
Newspapers  "Brave Rescue Of Drowning Lad By Young Pelletier," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 14 Aug 1917  McIntyre River ; Adelard Pelletier saves boy from drowning ; Earl Colborne (witness) ; Name of boy not given Full text available on microfilm
Girl rescued from raging river, il. 
Newspapers  "Girl rescued from raging river, il.," Daily Packet & Times, 25 Aug 2008, p. 1 
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