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MISSING 72-YEAR-OLD MAN FOUND ALIVE
BULLHEAD CITY, Ariz. - Searchers have located Michael Johnson alive in the desert near Katherine Landing. He was found at about 2 p.m. by an Arizona Department of Public Safety helicopter in the desert about 200 yards from where he was last seen. He was transported to a hospital for evaluation.
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Did You Know?
As early as 3,000 years ago, people inhabiting the Southwest began chiseling and painting pictures on rocks and cliff walls. Preserved by the dry climate, much of this rock art ranging from complicated geometric designs to huge figures, remains to puzzle, astonish, and awe modern-day viewers.