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List of 18 people honored with Carnegie Medals for heroism

Winners of Carnegie Medals were formally announced Tuesday. The list is here. They include Lester J. Trafford III, 55, of Hampton Bays, New York, who saved Eastport Fisherman Scott Finne, a 42-year-old man from drowning and attempted to save fishing legend Captain Stian Stiansen, an 85-year-old man, when their commercial fishing boat Pauline IV capsized in the Atlantic Ocean in May 2013. Links to the tragedy are here. 08:41