Father & Son Rescue Canoeists in Niagara River

There are 24 comments on the WGRZ Buffalo story from Apr 12, 2008, titled Father & Son Rescue Canoeists in Niagara River. In it, WGRZ Buffalo reports that:

The Erie County Sheriff's Department credits a Grand Island father and son with saving the lives of two canoeists in the Niagara River off Grand Island on Saturday afternoon.

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Love Puppy

Rochester, NY

#27 Apr 14, 2008
Neptune wrote:
What posseses you to venture into the Niagara River in icy conditions without proper gear? Their ignorance put the two rescuers and others in danger. Darwin Award nominees.
I agree...on a windy day like yesterday...in a canoe no less...not the smarted move for sure. Could understand it if they were kids but come on boys, your on the low side of forty! Glad you both are OK and alive to tell it!
athiest

Tonawanda, NY

#28 Apr 14, 2008
Robin wrote:
The guys that saved them are heroes... May the lord bless you for saving their lives..
May the lord not tip nitwits over in icy water the first place.
John

United States

#29 Apr 15, 2008
I guess they could not wait for the Ice Boom to be removed so they figured they would just do it themselves
Betsy - Alabama NY

Cincinnati, OH

#30 Apr 18, 2008
Finally a story about something good!

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