Missing Alaska Backpackers Reunited With Families

Two women missing for days in Denali National Park have been found and returned to park headquarters. Park spokeswoman Kris Fister told the Associated Press that 23-year-old Erica Nelson of Las Vegas and 25-year-old Abby Flantz of Gaylord, Minn., were found Wednesday afternoon outside the park's boundaries on the northern side. A helicopter picked up the two shortly before 5 p.m., about an hour after the mother of one of the women received a second phone call from her daughter. They were...Full Story
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