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Idaho Power employee honored

Friday, October 19, 2012

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Doug Kriebs (left) shakes hands with the man who saved his life, Vance Poe.
For his efforts to save the life of a local resident, an Idaho Power employee received a pair of awards during a ceremony last week.

Vance Poe earned Idaho Power's Extra-Mile Safety Award along with the American Heart Association's Heartsaver Hero Award.

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Doug was at the Optiimist Park, and was running to help someone else, when he apparently had a heart attack, and basically 'died'.

Doug himself called it "sudden death" ...very scary. Without Vance there, Doug would now be dead.

-- Posted by jessiemiller on Wed, Oct 24, 2012, at 10:55 AM

I moved away a couple of years ago. What happened to Doug?

-- Posted by nlimbo1 on Tue, Oct 23, 2012, at 10:08 AM

I, for one, am very happy that Vance was there. Doug is a long long time friend of mine, and we'd have lost a great man.

-- Posted by jessiemiller on Tue, Oct 23, 2012, at 8:07 AM


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