Hundreds of people are currently missing in the area (May 2006).
In Nebraska, 329 people were listed as of last week on the Nebraska Missing Persons Web site, which is maintained by the Nebraska State Patrol. Of those, 129 were reported missing to the Omaha Police Department. As of last week, 299 people were listed on Iowa's Web site.
More than 600 people are officially listed as missing in the Midlands, with 329 from Nebraska and 299 from Iowa.