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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...wasn't anyone covering the emergency room, no ER doctors. We were on call, sometimes every night,'' said Dr. Gary Hedges, a recently retired general surgeon who practiced in Juneau for more than 30 years. As several older physicians retire...
Tips for the Golden North

...In the first three decades of the derby, it more often took a king over 40, or even 50 pounds to win it all. And Gary Hedges still holds the all-time derby record for a 59.5-pound king he caught in 1971, a record that may stand for a...
Bergam's 34-pound king leads derby

...she said. "I absolutely love my boat." Bergam's fish is more than four pounds heavier than second-place Gary Hedges, but the current leader said she wouldn't be surprised if somebody topped her. "I'm not holding my breath - we...
Tina Bergam wins Salmon Derby

...was really cool." The top four runners-up were Robert Hurley at 33.6 pounds, Darin Fagerstrom at 31 pounds, Gary Hedges at 30.55 pounds and Gary Isturis at 30.45 pounds. The derby ran from May 1 to 31 and had an unusually high participation...
Long-time surgeon retires after 40 years serving Juneau

...they'd stick it through for a few years. One decade turned into another and slowly into two more.When he met with Dr. Gary Hedges, the surgeon here at the time, the closest census quoted the population at about 13,556. Hedges was the only surgeon...
On the hook

Gary Hedges holds up a 24-pound salmon caught while fishing from his row boat in Tee Harbor during the 2009 Spring King Salmon derby. He...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...but they also are influenced by the personalities they attract. Our town would not be the same without Ken Moss or Gary Hedges. It wouldn't be the same without Mountain Ashes or Lilacs either. This last week's Garden Conference brought a...
Past winners of the Golden North Salmon Derby

...lbs., I1 oz. 1969 Reynolds Young, Juneau, 40 lbs., 3 oz. 1970 Joyce Wollfolk, Sitka, 40 lbs., 8 oz. 1971 Gary Hedges, Juneau, 59 lbs., 8 oz. 1972 Frank Williams, Juneau 48 lbs., 4 oz. 1973 William Bendixen, Juneau, 39 lbs...
Spring King Derby standings

...Meats 22 Richard Harris 22.80 5/16 10:30 a.m. DeHart's 23 Mark Kiesel 22.60 5/8 n/a Jerry's Meats 24 Gary Hedges 22.40 5/10 11:20 a.m. DeHart's 25 Kenny Paquin 22.35 5/12 8:30 a.m. DeHart's 26 Sean McKeown 22...
Spring King Salmon Derby Standings

...DeHart's Randy Bray 21.20 8:15 a.m. May 4 Jerry's Meats Sean McKeown 21.00 5:58 p.m. May 4 DeHart's Gary Hedges 20.70 6:50 p.m. May 9 DeHart's Larry Rankin 20.70 6:50 p.m. May 9 DeHart's Bill Heard 19.90 8...


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