Author Archives: Kimberly

This will be a run to remember for OK survivor and rescuer

Jenni Carlson The Oklahoman Amy Downs felt like she was going on a first date. Nervous. Excited. Didn’t know what to expect. But as soon she saw Allen Hill walking across the parking lot last week, she started smiling. By the time he opened the second set of glass doors at Allegiance Credit Union, she looked […]

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Hundreds planting 22,000 seedlings at Flight 93 memorial to reforest strip mine

Associated Press SHANKSVILLE, Pa. — Hundreds of volunteers are joining Pennsylvania forestry officials in a massive tree-planting project at the Flight 93 National Memorial in Somerset County. About 22,000 seedlings will be planted today and Saturday at the site in Stonycreek Township, according to the state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources. United Flight 93 crashed […]

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Health Problems Linger for 9/11 First Responders

Justin Worland Time  It’s been more than a decade since the attacks of 9/11, but many of the first emergency workers to arrive at the World Trade Center site continue to feel health effects. Nearly 17% of emergency medical service (EMS) workers who responded to the 9/11 terrorist attacks display symptoms of depression and 7% […]

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