Category Archives: search and rescue

Oregon State Sheriff’s Association Report on the Kim Family Search in Oregon

The OSSA has released the Kim Family search report: Oregon State Sheriff’s Association Report TO DISCUSS the REPORT – CLICK HERE Feel free to discuss this or other aspects of the Kim Story CLICK HERE. Background is here Advertisements

Posted in James Kim, Kim Family, news, Rogue River, search and rescue

Kim Search discussion page 9

Oregon State Sheriff’s Association Report (Feel free to discuss this report in the comment section below) The discussion of the Kim Family Search in the Rogue River region of Southern Oregon continues in the comment section below. Please feel free … Continue reading

Posted in James Kim, Kim Family, oregon, search and rescue, survival, wilderness | 1,108 Comments

Shaming and blaming and the tragic death of James Kim

Over at, Sarah Keech has a thoughful article about the Kim Family story, though I read it as a somewhat too defensive reaction to the letter from James’ Kim’s father Spencer published in the Washington Post last week. In … Continue reading

Posted in James Kim, Kim Family, news, oregon, Politics, search and rescue, survival, travel | 1 Comment

Kim Search discussion page 8

The Kim Story discussion continues below. This is the 8th page of approximately 8000 comments so far. Please feel free to chime in. For background and earlier Kim Story discussion pages click here or at the “Kim Story” tab above. … Continue reading

Posted in James Kim, Kim Family, search and rescue | 1,155 Comments

Survival Tips and Survival Kits

Blogging the Kim Family Search story has led to a number of great comments and articles about survival kits and wilderness survival tips. Feel free to leave more in the comments section – just post the URL and it will … Continue reading

Posted in california, search and rescue, survival, tourism, travel, wilderness | 4 Comments

Oregon Wireless Interoperability Network

Kim Search Comments and discussion – click here This effort is very interesting. I’m highlighting notes from a Jeff Barnard A.P. article: Oregon Gov. Ted Kulongoski wants the state to explore ways of helping local agencies better communicate and coordinate … Continue reading

Posted in oregon, Science & Technology, search and rescue, Web 2.0, wifi | 10 Comments

Missing at sea in Oregon

Today (Sunday) a fishing boat has sunk off the Oregon Coast and a few days ago a Catamaran washed ashore with nobody aboard. I’m looking for more detail now and I’m getting a bit paranoid as it seems Oregon is … Continue reading

Posted in blogs, search, search and rescue | 17 Comments