Welcome, sign in or click here to subscribe.
Login: Password:
     


 

 

  News

Subscriber content preview

August 17, 2018

Missing hiker found on Mount St. Helens

COUGAR, Wash. (AP) — An Ohio man who was missing on Mount St. Helens was found Wednesday on a flank of the peak nearly a week after he set out on a day hike and survived by eating berries and bees, authorities and the man's relatives said.

Matthew B. Matheny, 40, of Warren, Ohio, was in good condition, talking and did not appear to have suffered life-threatening injuries but was flown to a hospital to spend the night as a precaution, the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office said in a statement.


 
. . .


To read this story in full login or purchase a subscription.



Previous columns:


--