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Searchers find missing man's truck, unrelated body

...Dispatch News reported that troopers believe Kevin Mitchell drove away from his home Tuesday morning, sparking frantic search efforts by family and friends.Alaska State Troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters said a friend found Mitchell's Toyota Tundra...
Searchers look for flood victims in Utah town

...turned the streets in town into rivers. He joined the search effort overnight, holding a flashlight and watching for anything...the roofs of one of the vans, but no remains.The search effort temporarily eased the tension between Jeffs followers...
Nation and World
Two bodies recovered from Sitka landslide

SITKA - The second full day of search efforts in Sitka concluded Thursday with one person still missing. Search teams on Thursday afternoon found a second body after discovering...
State | Local
Amid heavy rainfall, Sitka officials suspend search for body

...body of a third man believed to be buried in landslide debris.KTUU-TV reported that officials say they suspended search efforts around 8 p.m. Friday as weather conditions deteriorated.The bodies of brothers Elmer and Ulises Diaz were found...
State | Local
Family members identify missing pilot from Knik Arm crash

...Friday. The Air National Guard said Saturday afternoon that it would suspend its official search.Despite extensive search efforts, Grant Fairbanks says his hopes aren't high."People don't survive in that water for longer than half an hour...
Rescuers hope for 'best-case scenario' for boys lost at sea

...week. Followers of the story are among those who pumped about $250,000 into a GoFundMe account to finance private search efforts. Kristen Mackey, a mother of two in Greenville, South Carolina, has been following the developments from afar...
Not For Web
Updated: Sitka landslide debris too unstable for search efforts

Authorities haven't begun clearing tons of logs and mud to search for three men believed buried by a landslide because the debris that crashed into a southeast Alaska town remained too unstable Wednesday and poses a danger.
Malaysian leader: Debris found is from Flight 370

...the cockpit intentionally flew the aircraft off-course.Since last year, Australian officials who are leading the search effort have operated on the theory that the plane flew on autopilot for hours before running out of fuel and crashing into...
Not For Web
Wing part could help solve MH370 mystery

...year and a half of grieving and frustration at a lack of answers, despite a wide, deep and expensive multinational search effort in the southern Indian Ocean, the China Sea and the Gulf of Thailand.Even if it is confirmed to be a long-awaited...
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Bone ID dashes hopes of searchers

...Trooper Bentz, who was in charge of coordinating the search effort, found the bones, he said."I was just walking around...many who knew her. Troopers coordinated a four-day search effort that did not yield any clues.In 2001, a 79-year-old...


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