Four college-age students are missing in the Upper Midwest -- all after visiting bars or being at parties late at night. Authorities, friends and relatives searched for them Monday.
The latest incident became public Monday morning, when authorities in central Minnesota began looking for a St. John's University student missing since Saturday night.
Josh Guimond, 20, a junior from Maple Lake, Minn., was last seen about midnight Saturday as he left a party. Divers on Monday searched a lake near a building where the party was held but they didn't find him. Officers in a State Patrol helicopter and on horseback also searched.
In central Wisconsin, investigators have found no clues in the disappearance of a University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire student. Michael J. Noll was last seen leaving a bar late Wednesday, his 22nd birthday. Friends told police he was intoxicated.
Police planned to use dogs Tuesday to search the Chippewa River for the junior from Rochester, Minn., who was majoring in biology education.
On Monday, police asked residents in a 10-block radius of the bar to check their houses, garages and yards for any sign of Noll.
Police said an elderly resident called Monday to report that before midnight last Wednesday a man matching the description of Noll wandered into her residence intoxicated and confused.
She managed to talk him out the door but he dropped his baseball cap, which was identified as belonging to Noll, police said.
Meanwhile, in Minneapolis, friends and relatives posted pictures of Christopher Jenkins, a University of Minnesota student missing since Oct. 31, around the city.
Jenkins, 21, of Eden Prairie, was last seen leaving a Halloween party at the Lone Tree Bar & Grill in Minneapolis. He is a senior at the university's management school.
Early last week, searchers looked for Jenkins on the banks of the Mississippi River, which cuts through the university campus.
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