Some 80 youngsters learn how to keep safe in the water in Portage

Dave Benjamin, from the Great Lakes Surf Rescue Project, demonstrates how to rescue a drowning victim - his daughter, Julie, 11 - and pull them onto a water rescue board Friday at Portage High School during a water safety program presented by the Portage Parks Department for children from the Portage and South Haven Boys & Girls Clubs.

June 22, 2013 12:00 am  • 


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