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Police and Fire reports for April 2-5, 2015

...near Eaglecrest Ski Area. Paul Desloover, 67, was not injured by the fall and was rescued by two members of Juneau Mountain Rescue, who responded aboard a Temsco Helicopters aircraft. Desloover and his three hiking companions were taken by...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-04-06/police-and-fire-reports-april-2-5-2015
Local
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for March 23, 2015

...12 times per year on average, according to the U.S. Forest Service - we're grateful to the volunteers of Juneau Mountain Rescue. This time around, thanks also go out to the U.S. Forest Service and Alaska State Troopers. We have plenty...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-03-23/empire-editorial-thumbs-thumbs-down-m
Opinion
Lost hikers signal searchers with headlamp

...Mendenhall Glacier. They brought one anyway.Juneau Mountain Rescue members say that's a good thing. Searchers were...Thursday night and were rescued by members of the Juneau Mountain Rescue early Friday morning, according to an online...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-03-20/lost-hikers-signal-searchers-headlamp
Local
Police & Fire for Sunday, March 22, 2015

...Troopers received a distress call from two hikers lost near Mendenhall Glacier. Troopers coordinated the dispatch of Juneau Mountain Rescue and the U.S. Forest Service, and the hikers were safely recovered and returned to a trailhead early Thursday morning...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-03-22/police-fire-sunday-march-22-2015
Local
JMR member receives award

Pat Dryer, a member of Juneau Mountain Rescue, has been presented with the inaugural Mel Nading Award for exemplary search and rescue practice. The Mel Nading Foundation will...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-02-27/jmr-member-receives-award
Outdoors
Family hosts ceremony for lost hiker

...trailhead on Basin Road.Alaska State Troopers coordinated a search - made up of about 50 members at times from Juneau Mountain Rescue, Southeast Alaska Dogs Organized for Ground Search, the U.S. Coast Guard, the Alpine Club and many friends...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-26/family-hosts-ceremony-lost-hiker
Local
Celebration of life to be held for lost hiker Sharon Buis

...search for her that did not turn up any leads. The search team consisted of U.S. Coast Guard helicopter crews, Juneau Mountain Rescue and Southeast Alaska Dogs Organized for Ground Search.After the troopers called off the search, a volunteer...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-21/celebration-life-be-held-lost-hiker-sha
Local
2014 a politically spicy year for Alaska

...four-day search for her that turned up no leads. The search team consisted of U.S. Coast Guard helicopter crews, Juneau Mountain Rescue, Southeast Alaska Dogs Organized for Ground Search and members of the Alpine Club. Volunteers continued the...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-30/2014-politically-spicy-year-alaska
Local
Letter: Gratitude for finding our son

...they came without hesitation and searched without complaint. Thank you to the amazing men, women and animals of Juneau Mountain Rescue and SEADOGS who left their homes in the middle of the night to come hike mountain peaks in the dark; through...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-12-03/letter-gratitude-finding-our-son
Letters
Two rescued off West Glacier Trail

Members of Juneau Mountain Rescue and Southeast Alaska Dogs Organized for Ground Search found two hikers from Florida who got lost hiking the West Glacier Trail on...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-25/two-rescued-west-glacier-trail
Local

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