AMBULANCES: Worthwhile costs

Print Article

In response to the “My Turn,” I’d like to remind readers that ambulances are very expensive and contain all kinds of life saving equipment. The local paramedics, all well trained and licensed. The training must be upgraded to keep their licensure updated. None of the above come cheap.

I also needed the ambulance last winter. My care was outstanding. I say that as a former EMT. Their care, comfort and confidence made a really bad night one of being assured that I was in wonderful hands.

Cabs/taxis are there 24 hours and just a call away. They are courteous and much cheaper than emergency staff and vehicle.

J. NELSON

Coeur d’Alene

Print Article

Read More Letters to the Editor

VOLUNTEERS: Downward spiral

February 18, 2018 at 5:00 am | Coeur d'Alene Press In October 2016, 300 volunteers listened to the vice president of North Idaho College speak of the importance of the relationship of the RSVP Program to NIC. Now here we are 16 months later and unfor...

Comments

Read More

PRAYER: God is not limited to a crisis

February 18, 2018 at 5:00 am | Coeur d'Alene Press Last week, the despicable ladies of “The View” viciously mocked Vice President Pence for his religion, especially when he talks to God through prayer. Gus Nosworthy, an Olympic athlete who is openly ...

Comments

Read More

SHOOTING: Memo from the heart

February 18, 2018 at 5:00 am | Coeur d'Alene Press The city of Parkland, Fla. The Honorable Mayor Christine Hunschofsky 6600 University Drive Parkland, FL 33067 Dear Mayor Hunschofsky and Commission: We wish to express and extend our deepest hea...

Comments

Read More

COOKERS: Source of squirming

February 18, 2018 at 5:00 am | Coeur d'Alene Press I love Bill Brooks’ consumer column, but I think he might have overlooked something regarding pressure cookers. The maggots had to come from somewhere and I am guessing they were not in the device, b...

Comments

Read More

Contact Us

(208) 664-8176
215 N. Second St
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83814

©2018 The Coeur d'Alene Press Terms of Use Privacy Policy
X
X