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Missing St. Helens Man Found

ST. HELENS, Ore. — After six days of searching for a missing St. Helens man, crews found his body Friday afternoon, the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office said. Kenny Landreth, 45, was last seen late Saturday night, Jan. 25, along Fullerton Road in Warren. On Friday morning, the sheriff’s office said…

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Hiker Rescued On Mt. Defiance

HOOD RIVER, Ore. — Searchers removed a missing and injured hiker from Mount Hood National Forest early Tuesday morning. She was safely reunited with her family and friends at the Starvation Creek Trailhead. Search crews said they found the missing hiker Monday night after searching for her all day. Rescuers…

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Missing Portland Woman Found

UPDATE: Authorities confirmed Tuesday that a woman who had been reported missing in Northwest Portland has been found dead. Marie Evans was located on the banks of the Columbia River, south of her home near the Sauvie Island Bridge. PORTLAND, Ore. – Deputies are asking for help finding a 76-year-old woman…

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Search For Missing A Timberline Trail Hiker Comes To An End

TIMBERLINE LODGE, Mount Hood — The body of a man found on Mount Hood Thursday morning has been identified as 30-year-old David Yaghmourian, the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office said during an afternoon briefing. Yaghmourian was last seen Monday when a hiking partner said he stopped to rest at the eastern junction…

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Missing Timberline Trail Hiker

GOVERNMENT CAMP, Ore. — About 30 volunteers searched trails near Timberline Lodge on Wednesday for an injured hiker, last seen Monday, but did not find any clues. David Yaghmourian, 30, of Phoenix, Arizona, was last seen along the Timberline Trail where it meets the Pacific Crest Trail. He hiked nearly 40…

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Man Found Alive After Nearly A Week

VANCOUVER, Wash. — A man who had been missing in the wilderness around Mount St. Helens for nearly a week was been found alive Wednesday, rescue officials said. Rescue crews had been searching for 40-year-old Matthew B. Matheny, a registered nurse from Warren, Ohio since Saturday morning. They say he…

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SAR Finds Lost Hiker in Gorge

COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE — Early Friday morning, search and rescue teams located a 29-year-old man lost hiking in the Columbia River Gorge. The man, from Florida but working in Portland, was hiking the Rock of the Ages trail about four miles above Horsetail Falls when he got lost and called…

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Injured Hiker Airlifted to Hospital

[iframe src=”http://katu.com/embed/news/local/woman-66-falls-100-feet-down-steep-embankment-in-the-columbia-river-gorge?external-id=b62d82cd090845978143cf4f63e75d41″ width=”60%” frameborder=”0″ marginwidth=”200″ marginheight=”0″] COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE, Ore. (KATU) – The Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office says a National Guard helicopter has airlifted an injured hiker to Legacy Emanuel Medical Center. The 66-year-old woman tumbled 100 feet down a steep embankment in the Columbia Gorge Saturday afternoon. The rescue…

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Search Crews Locate 2 Missing Gorge Hikers

MULTNOMAH COUNTY, Ore. — Two hikers who got lost as the sun set while hiking the Columbia Gorge Wednesday have made it back to safety thanks to a Multnomah search and rescue crew response. The hikers were able to communicate with sheriff’s deputies via text message to tell them they…

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Missing Portland Man’s Vehicle Turns Up at Horsetail Falls

PORTLAND, Ore. – Officers are searching for a 68-year-old Portland man who went missing on Saturday. Police found Thomas Branch McAdams’ car parked at Horsetail Falls on Sunday, the Bureau’s Missing Persons Unit said. McAdams is described as about 5-foot 11-inches tall, weighing 165 pounds, with gray hair and green…