A 21-year-old Bethel man drowned Tuesday evening in the Connecticut River in New Hampshire. Reed McWilliams was working at a historic site near the river as an AmeriCorps volunteer. He went swimming with a colleague after work, and his body was found a couple hours later by rescue workers.
Search efforts are still underway to find a man who went missing last week in the community of Shageluk. Alfred Hamilton, 18, of Shageluk has been reported missing since midnight Sept. 7, after consuming alcohol with friends and refusing to return home.
The search for an overdue hiker headed to the abandoned bus where Christopher McCandless died, ended Monday morning with the hiker being found. Carlos Castrejon, 45, of Mexico was located walking along the Park Road, Denali National Park spokeswoman Katherine Belcher said.