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Party applies to take orphaned bear cubs

...from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game spotted all three Thursday night but only saw one Friday morning, department spokeswoman Cathie Harms told the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner.The biologists would like to catch all three at once, she...
Saxophone stolen from Juneau middle school

...It was reported about a week after it went missing, so now it's been close to two weeks," Juneau Police Department spokeswoman Erann Kalwara said by phone Friday. "So we're operating under the assumption it was stolen."The saxophone...
Troopers investigate badly wounded black bear

...the bear was in pretty bad shape and could not use its hind legs, so the bear was euthanized," Juneau Police Department spokeswoman Erann Kalwara said in a Tuesday phone interview.Troopers believe the bear was shot recently in the flank area...
No injuries in Wednesday crash near Walmart

...paramedics on the scene and did not require transportation to Bartlett Regional Hospital, said Juneau Police Department spokeswoman Erann Kalwara.Police estimated the total damage to be $3,000 to the vehicles. The Honda was towed from...
'Suspicious' lightsaber draws police

...realize what it was: a plastic Star Wars lightsaber toy."It was not explosive in any way," Juneau Police Department spokeswoman Erann Kalwara said.The confusion may have been in part because the plastic, expandable lightsaber was taped...
Brake failure causes car crash with minor injuries

...three parked, unoccupied vehicles in the 500 block of Kennedy Street near Fifth Street, said Juneau Police Department spokeswoman Erann Kalwara.The driver sustained minor injuries but declined transport to the hospital, according to a report...
State shores up river bank on Sterling Highway

...being completed just west of Cooper Landing, at Mile 57, the Peninsula Clarion reported.State transportation department spokeswoman Jill Reese says the river has been changing its course lately, causing roadside erosion. Putting down the rock...
Another reason to lock your car

...approached his car, noticed somebody was in it, noticed what he was doing and called the police," Juneau Police Department spokeswoman Erann Kalwara said in a phone interview Thursday."Nobody was interested in seeing what he was doing," she...
Woman run over in parking garage

...though they are consulting with the district attorney's office on how to proceed, according to Juneau Police Department spokeswoman Erann Kalwara.Kalwara said the 51-year-old woman who was driving the Honda CRV told police did not realize...
State proceeding with Knik Arm bridge demolitions

...the current rental shortage, it seems these would be two wonderful homes," Kesler said.But transportation department spokeswoman Shannon McCarthy told the Anchorage Daily News that's not an option. She said both properties require extensive...


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