Rafting Newswire (Page 6)

Rafting Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Rafting. (Page 6)

Results 101 - 120 of 25,904 in Rafting

  1. Widow sues rafting outfitter for parner's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | TheDenverChannel

    On June 16, 2014, her common law husband, James Sizemore, fell overboard and drowned while on a commercial rafting trip on the Roaring Fork River near Aspen. Now, she's suing -- claiming the outfitter, Blazing Adventures, didn't properly warn them of the dangers.

    Comment?

  2. Naegleria fowleri, also known as the brain-eating amoebaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | WBAY-TV Green Bay

    ... nursing homes. "They had one day of recreation where they stopped at the U.S. Whitewater Center and went whitewater rafting and they had a grand day," Wilson said. While it's not clear where Seitz contracted the disease, Wilson said that was the ...

    Comment?

  3. Whitewater rafter dies from amoebic infection after NC tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Daily Mail

    An 18-year-old woman has died of a brain infection from a rare brain-eating amoeba after going whitewater rafting in North Carolina, authorities said. She is believed to have been exposed to the amoeba that is naturally present in warm fresh water while on the trip with her church group earlier this month.

    Comment?

  4. Lauren Seitz: Brain-Eating Amoeba Kills Whitewater Rafting TeenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Oliver Willis

    Lauren Seitz, an 18-year-old woman from Ohio, died from a brain-eating amoeba that officials believe she encountered while whitewater rafting. Doctors traced Seitz's death to primary amebic meningoencephalitis.

    Comment?

  5. Raft the Rio returnsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... in the area would pick up the reins. While buoyed by optimism, the clubs hope that more people pre-register for the rafting so they can get a better sense of who will be there. "We've had a lot of people tell us that they'll just pay extra and show ...

    Comment?

  6. The Latest: Whitewater Center open after Ohio teen's deathRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Morning Journal

    ... died Sunday after visiting the Whitewater Center with a church group this month. A Ohio woman who went whitewater rafting in North Carolina has died of an infection after being exposed to an amoeba that is naturally present in warm fresh water. ...

    Comment?

  7. Whitewater rafting on the Beast of the EastRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Chicago Tribune

    Whitewater rafting can generally be a hit-or-miss adventure, and as summer wanes, lower water levels may make it more of a miss. But then there's West Virginia's Gauley River.

    Comment?

  8. Glen Canyon rafting trip offers scenery, wildlife and historic sights all in oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... ranges from approximately 50 to 60 degrees, and also take a short trail to see some American Indian petroglyphs. The rafting voyage ends at Lee's Ferry. Just before you get off the river, you will be able to see the original ferry site. In its time, ...

    Comment?

  9. House to consider bill encouraging private development of water parks, golf courses and more in state parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | PennLive.com

    ... contracts with private companies and already has deals with 138 concessionaires that operate ski areas, whitewater rafting, food concessions, and boat rentals on state land. Two parks also offer lodging - Nature Inn at Bald Eagle State Park and ...

    Comment?

  10. Ohio Teen Dies from Brain-Eating Amoeba After Visiting North Carolina Water Park with Church GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | People

    ... Wilson added, "They had one day of recreation where they stopped at the U.S. Whitewater Center and went whitewater rafting and they had a grand day." Picture from Facebook of 18yo girl from Ohio who died from amebic infection after visiting ...

    Comment?

  11. Ohio girl dies of brain-eating amoebaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | WAOW

    ... along the way. They had one day of recreation where they stopped at the U.S. Whitewater Center and went whitewater rafting and they had a grand day." According to the Centers for Disease Control, the amoeba found in freshwater lakes, rivers and hot ...

    Comment?

  12. Teen Dies After Contracting Brain-Eating Amoeba While SwimmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | 5NEWSonline.com

    An Ohio teen has died after she contracted a brain-eating amoeba while swimming on a trip to North Carolina last week. The 18-year-old girl belonged to Church of the Messiah United Methodist Church in Westerville, and last week she traveled with the church to West Virginia and North Carolina, singing at churches and nursing homes, according to WCMH , "They had one day of recreation where they stopped at the U.S. Whitewater Center and went whitewater rafting and they had a grand day," Senior Pastor Jim Wilson told WCMH.

    Comment?

  13. Teen dies of brain-eating amoeba after whitewater raftingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... and churches. "They had one day of recreation where they stopped at the U.S. Whitewater Center and went whitewater rafting and they had a grand day," Wilson said, adding it was the only time the group was in a place with water. "We will deeply miss ...

    Comment?

  14. Expedition to the British Columbia Coast and Its Exceptional...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | SFGate

    ... 125 miles of single-track mountain bike trails. Sunwolf tosses duvets and the "Dubliner Benny" into its whitewater rafting mix. Situated at the convergence of the Cheakamus and Cheekye rivers, the laidback resort offers riverside cabins as well as ...

    Comment?

  15. Teen dies after contracting a brain-eatinga amoeba in NCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    ... and spinal cord swells because of the infection from the ameoba. The Franklin County resident was on a white-water rafting trip in North Carolina when officials believe she contracted the ameoba infection, before dying Sunday. Naegleria fowleri is a ...

    Comment?

  16. Teen Dies After Contracting a Brain-Eatinga AmoebaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | KFOR-AM Lincoln

    ... and spinal cord swells because of the infection from the ameoba. The Franklin County resident was on a white-water rafting trip in North Carolina when officials believe she contracted the ameoba infection. Naegleria fowleri is a naturally occurring ...

    Comment?

  17. Teen girl dies from rare brain-eating amoeba after visiting outdoor recreation facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    An Ohio teenager died over the weekend after contracting a rare brain-eating amoeba after visiting an outdoor recreation facility. The 18-year-old girl was on a church trip in Charlotte, North Carolina when the group stopped at the U.S. Whitewater Center and went whitewater rafting, WCMH reports.

    Comment?

  18. This weeks Inside Business feture - Local winery started with first garage kitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Estes Park Trail-Gazette

    ... at the winery with mom and dad. When Mohr can manage to get away from work, she may be found practicing yoga, rafting, or hiking. Mohr also enjoys cooking and considers herself a foodie at heart. "That's what I think about when I'm not here," Mohr ...

    Comment?

  19. Ohio teen dies from suspected brain-eating amoebaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Fox News

    ... reported. "They had one day of recreation where they stopped at the U.S. Whitewater Center and went whitewater rafting, and they had a grand day," Jim Wilson, Seitz's pastor at the Church of the Messiah United Methodist Church, told WYFF4.com. ...

    Comment?

  20. Whitewater rafter dies from amoebic infection after NC tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | PhysOrg Weblog

    A Ohio woman who went whitewater rafting in North Carolina has died of an infection after being exposed to an amoeba that is naturally present in warm fresh water. North Carolina's Department of Health and Human Services said the U.S. Centers for Disease Control suspects Naegleria fowleri , a one-celled organism that can cause primary amebic meningoencephalitis.

    Comment?