Police blotter for Tuesday, May 19, 2015

...Fire? At 7:51 a.m. Sunday, the Juneau Police Department assisted with a vehicle fire in the 4500 block of Dredge Lake Road.Found property? At 4:42 p.m. Sunday, a found handgun was placed in safekeeping.Harassment? At 5:06...
Near encounters with defensive bear close popular Mendenhall Glacier trail

...Stephanie Sell."This particular family group has had several negative interactions involving dogs off leash in the Dredge Lakes and Mendenhall Glacier area," she said in an email.Sell did not return a call seeking comment by press time Tuesday...
USFS invites public to celebrate International Migratory Bird Day; bird walks begin

...the summer are Saturday, May 23 from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Eagle Beach; May 30 from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Dredge Lakes, and June 6 from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Sandy Beach and the Treadwell Trails. The first of five "wild walks...
On the Trails: As winter falls away, bears, hooters, mountain goats appear again

...after a long seasonal absence.The most exciting sighting in the bird way was a small flock of rusty blackbirds in the Dredge Lake area. As usual in my limited experience with them, they were poking about in a shallow, brushy pond. But I didn't...
Bears stir with early thaw

...slumbering bears out of their dens periodically since December. Sell said she received reports of bears wandering around Dredge Lake in the Mendenhall Valley, as well as one downtown."It seems like our bears in Southeast kind of are fairly light...
Juneau's iceman speed skates to state hundred kilometers in just out there over the winter."Schuler supplements his ice time on the Mendenhall, Dredge Lake and Twin Lakes, with drill work and short track skating at Treadwell Arena."I skate anywhere there is ice that is...
Local Sports Schedule

...18MOUNTAIN BIKINGHome, 10 a.m., Dredge Lake Mountain Bike Race or Ride. Registration...m. Friday. Course begins at Dredge Lake Trails near District Ranger Offices...series of marked trails including Dredge Lake Trail, Moose Lake Trail, Dike...
Police & Fire for Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014

...given to a woman, and she was taken to BRH.? At 4:50 a.m. Friday, CCFR responded to a reported tree on fire on Dredge Lake Trail. Approximately 15 feet of a single tree was found aflame. Portable water extinguisher used to extinguished the fire...
Suspicious tree fires puzzle Forest Service

...Capital City Fire/Rescue firefighters extinguished the flames.Firefighters also responded to the next fire Aug. 1 at Dredge Lake, but the fire had burned out before they arrived on scene. The next report came Aug. 5 on the Forest Service-maintained...
Search for missing hiker widens on second day

...rescue community conducted a multi-day search effort for a missing person was in 2010 for a suicidal subject in the Dredge Lake area. He was never found. Game planJuneau-based Alaska State Trooper Tim Birt said in an interview at 2 p.m...


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