RCMP helicopter search locates overdue hunters

An Oct. 16 RCMP helicopter search located four overdue hunters from God’s River, including a 16-year-old and a 12-year-old.

The hunters were found on the shore of Mosquito Lake (also known as Clifford Reid Lake) in good health and are all now back in God's River.

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The hunters were dropped off in the area Oct. 8 and were scheduled to be picked up Oct. 11, but poor weather prevented a chartered float plane from landing on the lake.

The hunters were reported missing around 7 p.m. Oct. 15 .

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