UPDATE: Missing Columbia County Man Found Safe

(Portage) A missing Columbia County man was found safe. A Silver Alert was cancelled Tuesday night for Randall Froehlich who left in his vehicle from the Portage area Sunday. The 83-year-old told his wife he was going to look at houses when he disappeared.


(Columbia County) A Silver Alert was issued Monday for a Columbia County man. Authorities say Randall Froehlich left in his vehicle from his residence in Portage on Sunday, telling his wife he was going to look at houses. The 83-year-old was seen in the Oshkosh area just before 3am Monday morning. Froehlich is white, five-foot-nine-inches and 180 pounds, he has blue eyes with gray hair and a mustache. The vehicle he left in is a 2008 black Mercedes Benz, license plate number 425RCY. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office at 608-742-4166.