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Bridge too hazardous

Jody Watson's tragic death on the Brotherhood Bridge wasn't the first serious accident on that bridge, and it won't be the last. If...
Watson family suit seeks $100,000

...defendants serving prison time for their involvement in the 2005 Brotherhood Bridge accident that killed college student Jody Watson, her family is moving fully into the civil phase of the case. Sound off on the important issues at Diane Souron...
Man who pleaded guilty in student's death not attending treatment

Sixty days after pleading guilty to criminally negligent homicide in the 2005 death of Jody Watson, David Alex still has not attended a treatment program, for which his sentencing was delayed. Sound off on the important issues...
UAS mourns student on opening day

...Alaska Southeast began the school year on a somber note Thursday morning. UAS student and school bookstore employee Jody Watson, 25, of Aberdeen, Wash., died Wednesday night in a head-on collision on Brotherhood Bridge. "This is the hardest...
Woman pleads guilty to homicide

...criminally negligent homicide in the Aug. 31, 2005, traffic death of University of Alaska Southeast college student Jody Watson. Sound off on the important issues at Stephanie Smathers was a passenger in a Plymouth van that crossed the center...
Is anyone paying attention?

...died there. Today I learned the offerings were left for Jody Watson, and I felt ashamed for being so shallow and selfish...excused from their duties. All I can do in memoriam to Jody Watson is write this letter to the editor and voice my thoughts...
Smathers remains free after second felony conviction

...from Gottschalks department store five months after being indicted on manslaughter charges in the August 2005 death of Jody Watson, who died in a two-car accident. Smathers, who was a passenger in one of the cars, later pleaded guilty in an...
One killed, 2 hospitalized in car accident

...inbound Plymouth Neon. However, it is now known that the driver of the 1997 Dodge Neon Sedan was a 25 year old female, Jody Watson, a University of Alaska Southeast college student. She was apparently alone in the car. A blanket covered the body...
Collision kills JDHS grad, 27, who came home for summer

...use through the Montana Creek Road area. Friday's accident was the first fatal accident on Juneau's streets since Jody Watson, a 25-year-old University of Alaska Southeast student, was killed in an accident on Brotherhood Bridge on Aug...
Police identify teenager in fatal Friday accident

...full-size pickup. Juneau's last roadway fatality before that occurred on Aug. 31, 2005, when 25-year-old Jody Watson was killed in a head-on collision on Brotherhood Bridge. Tony Carroll can be reached at tony.carroll@juneauempire...


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