>Yesterday in McMinnville Oregon, two kids were outside playing. One of the
>kids had a Radio Shack FRS Radio to keep in touch with their father. 80
>miles away on Mt. Hood at the 8000' level two climbers had been caught in a
>rockslide and were seriously injured. One of the climbers was calling for
>help on his FRS Radio and the kids in McMinnville actually HEARD him.
I seem to have missed the origional story. But it seems there was a follow
up story posted where there was more happening than just FRS radios.