Category Archives: search and rescue

Steve Fossett ID, cash, jacket found near Mammoth Lakes, California. Hoax or real?


Hikers and searchers from the Mammoth Lakes Calfornia are reporting they have found an FAA ID for Steve Fossett along with a jacket and some crumpled money.     I’m confused as to why this is only coming out now after two … Continue reading

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Kim Search blog gathering


Yesterday we had a very enjoyable breakfast at the Galice Resort with some of the folks who made the blog so interesting during the search for the Kim family up in the Rogue River Wilderness. I’ll put up some pictures … Continue reading

Posted in James Kim, Kim Family, oregon, personal, Rogue River, search and rescue, travel | 3 Comments

Rescue Wiki – check it out !


Rescue Wiki is a new website to assist Search and Rescue efforts around the world. Like DangerData.com it is an experimental approach to enlisting online help for SAR efforts. Wikis can be a good way to collectively process information if … Continue reading

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DangerData.com blog is now live


DangerData.com Danger Data Blog As a local I blogged the Kim Family search here in Southern Oregon, and it became clear that it might be helpful for search efforts to have more *simple* ways to distribute and share data, leads, … Continue reading

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Jim Gray, computing pioneer, missing at sea off California Coast


Click here to help scan satellite pictures and help with the search for Jim Gray. The New York Times is now covering the story as is Amazon’s Werner Vogels Current news stories click here —– earlier —— My pal Tom, … Continue reading

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Kim Search discussion page 10 (!)


The James and Kati Kim Family Search discussion now spans ten pages of over 10,000 comments. Click HERE for the back story, pictures, reports, and previous pages. Governor Kulongoski’s Executive Order establishing SAR Task Force The discussion continues below in … Continue reading

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Stanford Student Vanishes. Car Found.


Very bad news on the Zhou case.   Her car has been found and there is a body in the trunk.  No ID yet on the body but it’s probably May Zhou. More Car: Silver 4 door 2006 Corolla Lic# … Continue reading

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