Grand-Canyon Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Body found in Grand Canyon IDa d as missing teen hiker from TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    This undated photo provided by Mark McOmie shows Jackson Standefer. Authorities searched Grand Canyon National Park on Monday, April 17, 2017, for eighth-grader Standefer and his step-grandmother who were swept away as they tried to cross a creek during a family trip in a remote part of the park.

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  2. Grand Canyon search resumes for hiker, stepgrandsonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | The Arizona Republic

    UPDATE: The body of missing hiker Jackson Standefer was found April 28, 2017, but the search for LouAnn Merrell at Grand Canyon National Park continues. Grand Canyon search resumes for hiker, stepgrandson UPDATE: The body of missing hiker Jackson Standefer was found April 28, 2017, but the search for LouAnn Merrell at Grand Canyon National Park continues.

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  3. National Park Service Uses Drones To Search For Missing Grand Canyon HikersRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2017 | Aero-News Network

    An effort to locate two hikers who went missing in the Grand Canyon on April 15 involved the extensive use of drones owned by the National Park Service. But the aircraft were unable to locate the pair after several days of searching.

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  4. Chilling final photos of grandmother and step-grandson who went missing at Grand CanyonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    The final photos of a grandmother and her step-grandson have been posted after they went missing in the Grand Canyon. Photo: Mark McOmie Facebook Chilling final images of a grandmother and her step-grandson have been posted after the teen's GoPro was recovered by search and rescue.

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  5. Drones Aid In Search For Lost Grand Canyon HikersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | Switched

    Hobby drones are banned in most national parks. But Grand Canyon National Park made use of the unmanned areal surveillance tools in a search last week for Lou Ann Merrell, wife of the founder of the Merrell hiking boot company, and her step grandson, The Associated Press reports .

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  6. How to Raft the Grand CanyonRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2017 | Budget Travel

    The Grand Canyon is undoubtedly majestic when viewed from the National Park's popular South Rim or the more off-the-beaten path North Rim. But to truly enjoy its natural splendor, you'll want to head straight down into its beating heart-the thrilling whitewater rapids of the Colorado River.

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  7. Chilling final photos of missing hikersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | NEWS.com.au

    The final photos of a grandmother and her step-grandson have been posted after they went missing in the Grand Canyon The final photos of a grandmother and her step-grandson have been posted after they went missing in the Grand Canyon. Photo: Mark McOmie CHILLING final images of a grandmother and her step-grandson have been posted after the teen's GoPro was recovered by search and rescue.

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  8. Drones used for first time by Park Service in unsuccessful search for hikers in Grand CanyonRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2017 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    A Grand Canyon National Park employee operates a drone at the park in November 2016. Grand Canyon is the only national park with its own fleet of unmanned aircraft for reaching people who have gotten lost, stranded, injured or killed.

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  9. Merrell offers to assist Grand Canyon search for woman, teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | Newsday

    This Sunday, April 16, 2017, photo provided by the National Park Service shows Tapeats Creek in Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona. Authorities are searching for Jackson Standefer, 14, and Lou-Ann Merrell, 62, after the pair lost their footing Saturday and fell into the water during a family trip in a remote area of the Arizona park.

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  10. The Latest: Agency not seeking more resources for searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | Newsday

    This Sunday, April 16, 2017, photo provided by the National Park Service shows Tapeats Creek in Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona. Authorities are searching for Jackson Standefer, 14, and Lou-Ann Merrell, 62, after the pair lost their footing Saturday and fell into the water during a family trip in a remote area of the Arizona park.

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  11. Drones used for first time in major search at Grand CanyonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2017 | Toledo Blade

    Authorities are searching for Jackson Standefer, 14, and Lou-Ann Merrell, 62, after the pair lost their footing Saturday and fell into the water during a family trip in a remote area of Grand Canyon National Park. PHOENIX - The desperate effort this week to find two hikers who disappeared at the bottom of the Grand Canyon represented the National Park Service's most extensive use yet of drones in a search-and-rescue mission.

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  12. Missing Grand Canyon hikers have ties to W. MIRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | WOODTV.com

    The desperate search for a woman and boy with ties to a West Michigan company continues at Grand Canyon National Park. LouAnn Merrell, 62, and her 14-year-old stepgrandson, Jackson Standefer, have been missing since late Saturday in a remote area of the Arizona attraction.

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  13. Park Service Scales Back Search For Hikers Missing In Grand CanyonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | National Parks Traveler

    After five days of extensive searching, the National Park Service on Thursday reduced the scale of the search for two hikers who went missing at Grand Canyon National Park on Saturday, April 15. The hikers are identified as LouAnn Merrell, 62, and Jackson Standefer, 14. "After carefully considering all the information available to us, and based on our personal knowledge of the search area, we support Grand Canyon National Park's decision to scale back the search," the family said in a statement . On Saturday evening, the Park Service received an alert from a personal locating beacon in a backcountry area of Grand Canyon National Park near the confluence of Tapeats Creek and Thunder River.

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  14. Wife of famed boot-maker Merrell and stepgrandson still missing in Grand Canyon. Search scaled back.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Randy Merrell has been making boots for as long as anyone can remember. He was so good at it that he became a leading maker of outdoor footwear in the United States.

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  15. Jackson Standefer, Lou-Ann Merrell Swept Away in CanyonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | News Max

    A scaled-back search for Jackson Standefer and Lou-Ann Merrell was continuing on Thursday, the two hikers who were swept down a stream in the Grand Canyon over the weekend. The 62-year-old Merrell and her 14-year-old step-grandson were with a group of four on Saturday when they attempted to cross the canyon's Tapeats Creek before getting swept away, said Fox 13 in Salt Lake City.

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  16. The Latest: Merrell Boot parent company thanks searchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | Newsday

    This Sunday, April 16, 2017, photo provided by the National Park Service shows Tapeats Creek in Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona. Authorities are searching for Jackson Standefer, 14, and Lou-Ann Merrell, 62, after the pair lost their footing Saturday and fell into the water during a family trip in a remote area of the Arizona park.

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  17. Bootmaker founder's wife, teen, missing in Grand CanyonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | Newsday

    This Sunday, April 16, 2017, photo provided by the National Park Service shows Tapeats Creek in Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona. Authorities are searching for Jackson Standefer, 14, and Lou-Ann Merrell, 62, after the pair lost their footing Saturday and fell into the water during a family trip in a remote area of the Arizona park.

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  18. Search for missing hikers in Grand Canyon being scaled backRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | The Arizona Republic

    The search in Grand Canyon National Park for LouAnn Merrell and her 14-year-old stepgrandson is being scaled back, a park spokeswoman said Thursday. Search for missing hikers in Grand Canyon being scaled back GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK - The search in Grand Canyon National Park for LouAnn Merrell and her 14-year-old stepgrandson is being scaled back, a park spokeswoman said Thursday.

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  19. Merrell helps Grand Canyon search for woman and teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | Daily Mail

    LouAnn Merrell, 62, and Jackson Standefer, 14, were on a multi-day hike on Saturday when they fell trying to cross creek and were swept away by water Merell Boot Co. has provided climbers and rescuers to the search for the founder's wife and grandson who went missing in the Grand Canyon.

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  20. Lou-Ann Merrell search: Grand Canyon search for hikers aided by MerrellRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Tapeats Creek , where Lou-Ann Merrell and Jackson Standefer, 14, lost their footing during a family trip, is not particularly hard to hike for experienced backpackers, said Chris Forsyth, president of the Grand Canyon Hikers & Backpackers Association board. But heavy water flowing through the creek can make it challenging, he said.

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