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Pacific Crest Trail hiker goes viral at age 71 for song at end of walk

Pacific Crest Trail hiker goes viral at age 71 for song at end of walk

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Elderly hiker Pa’at broke into song after completing the 2,653 mile Pacific Crest Trail. Video / @humping_northA 71-year-old hiker has gone viral on Instagram after he was filmed breaking into song at the end of the Pacific Crest Trail.The PCT stretches 4270km between the border of Mexico and California and ends where Washington State meets Canada. It is an arduous trail that only 14 per cent of hikers complete in one go.Yet, at 71, a hiker known as "Pa'at", proved it's never too late to take on the challenge.The septuagenarian completed the last segment of the PCT with two young hikers named Auti and Chris on August 30, who celebrated his achievement by posting a video on Instagram."Not many people can say they've accomplished such an incredible feat—especially not at 71!" they ca...
One dead after early morning shooting in Junction City

One dead after early morning shooting in Junction City

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JUNCTION CITY, Kan. (WIBW) - One man is dead after an early morning shooting in Junction City. The Junction City Police Department says that around 2 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 2, officials were called to the 900 block of N Washington St. with reports of gunshots fired in the area. When officials arrived, they said they found Justin J. Rose, 38, of Junction City, suffering from a gunshot wound. He was rushed to Geary Community Hospital where medical staff pronounced him dead. JCPD has not released any information about possible suspects and the investigation remains ongoing. Anyone with information about the crime should contact JCPD at 785-762-5912 or submit an anonymous tip through Crime Stoppers at 785-726-8477.JCPD noted that no further information is available at this time. Copyright 20...