Antelope County Couple Found Alive and Safe

ORCHARD - According to the Antelolpe County News, an Antelope County couple missing since January 5th has been alive and well at a shelter in Iowa City.  Thirty-one-year-old Amanda Makovicka of Orchard and 33-year-old Cory Wettlaufer of Inman had not been seen since Sunday, January 5th.  Antelope and Holt County fire departments and the Civil Air Patrol spent hours last week searching for the couple.  The search was called off earlier this week as the Antelope and Holt County Sheriff’s offices and Nebraska State Patrol followed up on information and leads.  Makovicka’s grandmother Amanda Trease said Makovicka plans to stay in Iowa City.