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Search continues for missing hiker


June 28, 2016

Sanford Rice

As of Monday morning, search and rescue teams continued to search for a missing hiker in the Marion Lake area off Highway 22 in northeast Linn County.

The Linn County Sheriff’s Office received a call at 1:40 p.m. on June 24 that Sanford David Rice had gone on a day hike in the area and did not return home, according to a news release.

Rice, 75, is from Blachly.

“He is an experienced hiker,” said LCSO Undersheriff Jim Yon. “He’s in really good physical condition with no known medical issues.”

When deputies went to the Marion Lake Trailhead to look for him, they found his veh...

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