'Missing' hikers found in tent

...U.S. Coast Guard spokesman, John Perrin, 29, Jessica Zoss, 37, and Jeffrey Lacey, 36, were found in a tent on the DuPont Dock/Point Bishop Trail after midnight Monday after a friend reported them overdue and missing.The friend had spoken with...
Police and fire dispatches for July 21, 2015

...Alcohol was involved.Search and rescue? At 10:50 p.m. Sunday, Alaska State Troopers responded to an overdue hiker on Dupont Trail at the end of Thane Road. Daniel Luce, 50 of Juneau, reported by cellphone that he was lost in the woods off the trail...
Juneau runners fare well at White River 50-mile

...50-59) 8:50:36/10:3729 Anja Goetzinger, Spokane WA, 28, F (2/15, 20-29) 8:52:57/10:4030 Jay Baker, Dupont WA, 44, M (8/59, 40-49) 8:53:39/10:4031 William Emerson, Portland OR, 51, M (2/27, 50-59) 8:54...
Photo: Toppled tree

Animal Austin, left, and Cal Richert of Last Frontier Forestry and Tree Service view a large tree on Wednesday that came down on the first bridge on the Dupont Trail at the end of Thane Road. Sunday's wind storm is believed to have toppled the tree.
Coast Guard plans loud noises

...will use a shotgun-mounted launcher to throw rounds.The training wil take place Thursday and Friday in the channel south of Dupont Dock and will involve loud noises and flashes of light.For a video of what the flashbang training will look like, visit http...
Police & Fire for Thursday, May 28, 2015

...issued 52-year-old Tomoya Kawakami of Juneau a citation for operating more than one line while fishing for kind salmon near Dupont Dock in the Gastineau Channel.? On May 13, Alaska Wildlife Troopers Juneau Post was on board their patrol vessel and issued...
Top picks for heliports: Dupont, Montana Creek

...Montana Creek in the Mendenhall Valley and Dupont, south of Thane. The city hired engineering...are recommended one south of downtown at Dupont and one north of downtown at Montana from the state, he added. The Dupont site would be a mile and a half from the...
Dupont Beach trail offers driest hike in town

...often more user-friendly.We chose the Dupont or Point Bishop Trail, located at the...a 1.7-mile-long trail leads to Dupont Beach, or continues on to Point Bishop...bustling streams.This time of year the Dupont Trail proved to be in great condition...
Downtown and Douglas get gusty

...harbors are advised to properly moor their vessels."Already there have been reports of falling trees, like one on the Dupont Trail, and a toppled gangway in Douglas Harbor. Juneau and Douglas should get a reprieve from the winds and very possibly...
Donald Loptien

...and camping, his favorite spot for fishing and camping was Dupont where he enjoyed catching Dolly Varden on his ultralight fishing poles and once managed to catch a nice King Salmon near the old Dupont dock. He was an avid Mariners and Seahawks fan. He loved his...


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