Member Mountain Rescue Association
Meeting: Tuesday, April 6, 7:00 p.m.,
Sheriff's Office, 457 - 26th Street, Ogden (enter back door).
Agenda: Minutes from March 2, 1998
meeting Colette Miller
Commanders' meeting update Lane McPheeters
Climb Safe Seminar Planning Lane McPheeters
Calendar: To remain a member in good
standing you are expected to attend the Tuesday monthly meetings and the monthly
training/service sessions. The dates shown in bold are the MRU specific sessions you
should plan on attending. The other units have invited us to their training sessions
which are also shown below.
April 24 Climb Safe Seminar
May 12 Booth at Weber State for Law Enforcement
May 15 & 16 Technical Rock Evac,
Anchor Systems, Haul Systems, Aid Climbing, (location TBA)
June 5 Swiftwater Training
July 10 Mock Rescue
August Climbing Wall - Weber County Fair
Sept 11 Mock Search
October 9 Urban Rescue
November 6 Orienteering/GPS/Map &
December OEC Recertification/CPR
January 2000 Avalanche, Probe Search
March Call Outs: There was a snowmobile
call-out. NONE for us.
News: Note the dates
for the trainings, not all are the first Saturday (after the first Tuesday). There are 2
Make sure that you have your ID badges at
all call-outs. They will be used for checking in and checking out. Those people who do not
have one contact Les Townsend (399-8154) at the Sheriff's Office.
The Winter Survival seminar went well,
especially since it was on short notice.
The Sheriff's Office will be
having our annual Appreciation Dinner. Right now it is tentatively going to be May 1, 6:00
pm at the Pavilion at the Weber County Fairgrounds. When the date is definite we will let
everyone know and will need a head count. (Spouses included)
The Sheriff's office is looking to have a
dog team. Still in the planning stage.
Law Enforcement Week, there will be
booths at Weber State University again. The Sheriff's Office has asked Mountain Rescue and
Underwater Recovery to participate. We will need people to man the booth.
We will be having a new Outdoor Emergency
Care class starting in April (hopefully). Those people interested contact Colette.
[WCS Underwater Recovery Team]
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