Past News From The Files Of The Sutherland Courier
September 27, 2018
20 Years Ago-1998
Bahamas medic has Sutherland connection
An Iowa City native is becoming a local hero on the island of Abaco, at the northern edge of the Bahamas. Daniel Wiltfang, 50, marked three years on Sunday, September 13 with his no-fee Trauma One ambulance service. With a staff of about ten people, including his two teenage sons and donations yet to exceed $50,000, he has logged more than 270 calls involving heart attacks and motorcycle accidents to plane crashes and a sinking British freighter “I’m at it 24 hours a day. I haven’t gotten paid in a year,” said Wiltfang, smil...