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Rise in incidents keeping Alberta search and rescue crews busy

August 17, 2020
By CBC News

Aug. 17, 2020, Nordegg, Alta. – Search and rescue crews are asking Albertans to prepare for exploring the outdoors as they experience an increase in calls, which are responded to by many volunteers. On Tuesday, crews were called to Crescent Falls, 26 kilometres near Nordegg, Alta., when three family members drowned after swimming at the bottom of the popular waterfall. CBC News reports. | READ MORE