WENATCHEE (AP) — A hiker suffered a broken arm and hip injury in a fall Sunday while descending Mount Stuart in Chelan County. The sheriff’s office says 46-year-old Joanne Fulford lost her footing in a snow field and slid into large rocks at the 8,700-foot level of the mountain. County search and rescue coordinators asked for a…More
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YAKIMA (AP) — The Yakima County sheriff’s office says a hiker who fell and injured himself on Mt. Adams on Sunday has been rescued. The 39-year-old hiker was transported to the White Salmon Hospital early Monday. Lt. Brian Winter reports the man called for help at about 1 p.m. Sunday after falling in boulders on Mt. Adams…More
A Canadian man injured during a climb on Mount Rainier was rescued by an Army helicopter crew Sunday evening. Two rescuers in an Army Reserve Chinook helicopter were dropped in to help airlift the man after he fell at the 13,800-foot level on Emmons Glacier on the east side of Mount Rainier. The National Park Service is…More