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USCG: Search suspended for missing hunter near Ketchikan

JUNEAU - The Coast Guard, in a press release Tuesday, said they suspended the active search for second of two hunters near Behm Canal, close to Ketchikan.Coast Guard Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crews...
Alaska Digest

...spokeswoman Maureen McLaughlin. "Concern is high. It certainly doesn't look good, but we're definitely in an active search mode." Searchers in a high-altitude helicopter found a ripped backpack belonging to one of the climbers on Friday...
Sheldon weaves Juneau experience into new book

...stayed.'" Sheldon was also enchanted by the couple's dog, Mayday, who died in April. Though Mayday was never an active search dog, she served as a representative for the program in the community. "She's the dog that found the body," said...
Woman seeks help after husband's search called off

...three survival suits was found in the area. "After three days of intense searching, the Coast Guard suspended the active search" at 7:50 p.m. Sunday, according to the agency's statement. Coast Guard and Civil Air Patrol crews logged...
Search called off

...since Wednesday afternoon has been put on hold after rescuers spent more than 150 hours trying to locate them. "The active search was suspended pending further developments," said Lt. Stacie Fain of the U.S. Coast Guard at 6 p.m. Saturday...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...EMPIRE Search suspended for missing teen JUNEAU - The active search for the body of Travis Mason was called off this morning...near Spuhn Island shortly before midnight April 21. An active search was carried on by many agencies as well as volunteers...
Critics fault Palin for not picking Native for board

...made remarks that some considered to disparage Alaska Natives. Bailey said the appointees' names were not found by active search, but forwarded by local advisory committees. Both of the new appointees are hunters, and they both have supported...


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