RCMP say the search is ongoing for missing 78-year Tony Olekas, who was last seen on July 18, and reported missing by his family on July 25.
Olekas left to go mushroom picking about 14 kilometres from Hanson Lake Road (Highway #165 area near Big Sandy Lake).
He is described as being 5’11” tall with a medium build and short cut grey hair. He was last seen wearing black pants, darker blue shirt and carrying a red basket for mushrooms.
RCMP Police Dog Services and La Ronge RCMP conducted another ground search near Big Sandy Lake on Wednesday , August 3, but didn’t locate Olekas.
RCMP ask residents with cabins in the area to contact police if you notice any suspicious activity.