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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...
Police seeking answers on crash

Friends of Jody Watson who haven't forgotten the 25-year-old woman who died Aug. 31 on Brotherhood Bridge are wondering if Juneau police have...
Pair indicted on charges from '05 bridge collision

Ten months after college student Jody Watson died when her car collided head-on with a van on Brotherhood Bridge, the grand jury has indicted the van's driver and passenger...
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...
Alex pleads guilty in traffic death

...was to start, David Alex pleaded guilty for his role in the August 2005 traffic death of University of Alaska student Jody Watson. Sound off on the important issues at Alex, 24, pleaded guilty during a change of plea hearing Wednesday in Juneau...
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...
Alex sentenced to 3 years in prison for student's death

...tearful courtroom Wednesday, before he was sentenced to three years in prison for his role in the 2005 traffic death of Jody Watson. Sound off on the important issues at "I just want to get this thing over with, Mama," he cried to his mother during...


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