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Water Rescue in Sonoma County

Jet Ski, Rubber Boat Used To Rescue Occupants Stuck In Flooded Car In Sonoma County

Rescue crews used a jet ski and a rubber boat to rescue four occupants of a vehicle that became stranded in floodwater in west Sonoma County Friday morning.

12/19/2014

(Bay Area News Group)

‘Christmas Miracle’ Kitten Rescued After Spending 10 Days Stuck In An Antioch Storm Drain

The mewing pleas of a frightened kitten were answered Thursday after volunteers safely coaxed the feline from out a storm drain it spent over a week trapped in.

12/19/2014

A Coast Guard rescue boat off the Marin County coast on December 16, 2014. (CBS)

Coast Guard Takes Advantage Of Stormy Bay Area Weather To Train For Rescues

Just off the Marin County shore, the U.S. Coast Guard is training in some of the largest swells of the year.

12/16/2014

A member of the Thomas family driving through the flooded streets of Rohnert Park on December 11, 2014. (CBS)

Rohnert Park Family With 4×4’s Helps Out Stranded Motorists Caught In Flooding During Storm

During Thursday’s massive storm, a Rohnert Park family patrolled the flooded streets of Rohnert Park to find stranded motorists.

12/11/2014

Novato Rescue

Novato Firefighters Rescue 83-Year-Old Man Who Fell Down Creek Bank

The Novato Fire District rescued an elderly man who fell off a creek bank on his Novato property and became wedged between boulders Thursday afternoon.

12/05/2014

(CBS)

Crews Rescue Worker Stuck 22 Stories Up In Downtown San Jose Construction Site

A worker at a Downtown San Jose building under construction was rescued after becoming stuck hundreds of feet up inside a construction elevator Thursday night.

12/04/2014

The Cliff House Restaurant perched above Ocean Beach. (Cliff House)

Surfer Rescued By Coast Guard Crews Beneath Cliff House Restaurant In San Francisco

U.S. Coast Guard crews rescued a surfer in distress Tuesday afternoon beneath the Cliff House restaurant just north of Ocean Beach in San Francisco.

12/02/2014

Police Car, light, siren, generic

Rescue Crews Work To Pull Driver From Vehicle Over Embankment In Rural Alameda County

Rescue crews are working to pull a driver from a vehicle that went over an embankment off of a rural Alameda County road Tuesday afternoon, San Ramon Valley fire officials said.

12/02/2014

Livermore fire crews rescued this cat after it became trapped in a light pole. (Courtesy: Livermore Fire Department)

Cat Stuck In Light Pole Rescued By Livermore Fire Crews

Fire crews in Livermore took part in an unusual rescue today after a cat was found stuck in a light pole, a battalion chief said.

11/24/2014

Alum Rock Park

Teenage Boy Rescued After Falling Down Cliff At Alum Rock Park In San Jose

The boy fell about 30 to 40 feet down from the rock and roughly 70 feet through brush and was rescued with the efforts of firefighters, Cal Fire and park rangers.

11/23/2014

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