February 18, 2018

Home at Last: Family dog found after 20 months in the wild

Dog found after 20 months in the wild

By Julie Samrick   On Oct. 6, 2012, the Braun family’s golden retriever Murphy, startled by a gun shot, bolted into the Tahoe National Forest near an off-trail campsite at Hell Hole reservoir.   Over the next two days they scoured the area for Murphy but that Sunday evening they went home to El Dorado Hills in the… Read more

Body Found Believed to Be Iowa Teen Kathlynn Shepard

Kathlynn Shepard

A body found in the Des Moines River on Friday evening is likely that of kidnapped 15-year-old Kathlynn Shepard, who has been missing since she and another girl were abducted more than two weeks ago, state authorities said early Saturday morning. Read more

Remains Found are of Missing Teen Hailey Darlene Dunn

Hailey Darlene Dunn

Remains found in a remote West Texas location last month are those of a 13-year-old middle school cheerleader missing since December 2010, authorities announced Friday. Hailey Darlene Dunn’s remains were found near Lake J.B. Thomas in Scurry County on March 16, more than two years after her mother reported her missing. Read more  

Bodies of Young Iowa Cousins Finally Found


10-year-old Lyric Cook-Morrissey and 8-year-old Elizabeth Collins took off on their bikes in July and haven’t been seen since.  Searchers found what they believe to be their bodies in nearby woods today. Read more

Body Believed to Be Missing 10-year-old’s Found


A body believed to be that of missing 5th grader Jessica Ridgeway has been found at the park where she was supposed to meet friends last Friday.  Read more

Missing Girl’s Backpack Found

jessica ridgeway

Jessica Ridgeway walked the same three blocks every morning to meet friends for school but the Colorado 10-year-old never made it to the meeting place last Friday morning. An Amber alert went out soon after and today her backpack and water bottle were reportedly found.  Read more