Hiker, dog rescued on Mount Roberts

The Juneau Mountain Rescue team helped a stranded man and his dog escape steep terrain on Mount Roberts Tuesday morning after he called Alaska State Troopers...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, thumbs down

...that concluded with a happy ending. On Friday, a 23-year-old hiker from Colorado was rescued by SEADOGs and Juneau Mountain Rescue near Sunny Cove. The man activated his personal locator beacon after becoming lost, to which JMR team member...
'Missing' hikers found in tent

Members of the Alaska State Troopers, SEADOGS, the U.S. Coast Guard and Juneau Mountain Rescue responded to a search and rescue case that turned out to have an innocuous ending.According to Trooper dispatches and a U.S...
Letter: Juneau is fortunate to have rescuers

...sincere gratitude to the Alaska State Troopers, Juneau Mountain Rescue, Temsco Helicopters and some very good friends...Alaska State Troopers, who would in turn contact Juneau Mountain Rescue.Kyle Hebert was the first person to contact Wattson...
Beacon leads searchers to stranded hiker

...beacon, called SPOT, trooper spokeswoman Beth Ipsen said.Troopers coordinated the search and sent members of Juneau Mountain Rescue and SEADOGs to find Charles Waddell, who was visiting Juneau from Colorado. They found him, uninjured, by...
Police and fire dispatches for July 21, 2015

...cellphone that he was lost in the woods off the trail. Troopers, Southeast Alaska Dogs Organized for Ground Search, Juneau Mountain Rescue and the U.S. Coast Guard responded to help. Luce was found at 4:21 a.m. Monday morning and escorted to...
Tourist missing on Mount Roberts

...dinner while the search's command post occupied one corner of the dining room - Bentz explained that SEADOGS, Juneau Mountain Rescue and Temsco Helicopters were all involved in the operation after Troopers were called for help at 2:19 p.m...
Rescuers use ropes to save hiker near glacier

...he learned the man had been in town for a few weeks visiting relatives.Alaska State Troopers and members of Juneau Mountain Rescue were on standby during the incident, but their assistance was not needed. The scene was cleared by 6 p.m.
Police and Fire for May 21, 2015

...Mountain. Justin Rasmussen, 31, had hiked into an area to hunt and it became too unsafe for him to continue. Juneau Mountain Rescue was notified and responded to the area with the help of Temsco Helicopters, but rescuers determined they could...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for April 27, 2015

...Every time we learn about a case like this, we're reminded how grateful we are to the volunteers of SEADOGS, Juneau Mountain Rescue and Capital City Fire/Rescue for the work they do on their own time and own dime.Thumbs down to limbo. Today...


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