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An Exciting Day for PARA

It has been an exciting 24 hours for PARA and even as we speak it continues... So where do we begin? Like any good story we need to start at…

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Planes, Ferries and Automobiles

Early in the morning on Wednesday May 11th five of us set off on a trip out west to participate in Royal Canadian Marine SAR’s SAREX 2016. This was a…

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2016 Operations Day

We held our annual Operations Day last Saturday (April 23rd) and it was, as always, a very busy but educational and informative day. The primary focus of the day is…

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Evening with 424 Squadron

PARA had a special visitor on Thursday when Captain Graeme Cooke joined us from 424 Transport and Rescue squadron based out of CFB Trenton. It was a very informative evening…

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2016 Season Kick Off

Our 2016 Season kicked off with a review of the 2015 SAR taskings. It was a great opportunity to share our experiences, review the challenges and gain insight from others…

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PARU Re-Dedication Ceremony 2014

Community helps put Pickering rescue boat back on the water PICKERING -- A Pickering rescue boat is back on the water thanks to the support of the community. On Saturday,...…

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PARA Training Day in snapd Oshawa

  PARA Training Day The Pickering Auxiliary Rescue Association (PARA) took part in an off-season training exercise at the South Oshawa Community Centre Pool in January. Survival skills are essential…

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