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JPD: Two people that fell into Kowee Creek were evading police

The two people that fell about 80 feet into Kowee Creek on Sunday were evading police at the time, according to a release from the Juneau Police Department.The fall killed Evan Smith...
Man dies Sunday following 80-foot fall into Kowee Creek

...after falling down an approximately 80-foot cliff into Kowee Creek in North Douglas.Juneau Police Department Officer-in-Charge...information release. They located the 18-year-old woman in Kowee Creek behind the Cedar Park apartment complex off Cordova Street...
On the Trails: Sights on Cowee Creek

...accustomed to spelling the name of this creek with a C, as it is spelled on the topo maps, to distinguish it from Kowee Creek on Douglas, but the sign at the bridge now says otherwise). The meadows were a spectacular sea of color. There were...
Police officers honored for on-the-job heroics

...their apartment at Cedar Park in North Douglas, and the couple plunged into the darkness off an 80-foot cliff into Kowee Creek. The man, identified as Evan Smith, died instantly, but the woman survived and cried for help. "At great personal...
Sports in Juneau

...Wednesday hike: Meet at 9:30 a.m. at the Kowee Creek Trailhead near the Kowee Creek Bridge at the end of the road. This is an easy, seven-mile hike from Kowee Creek to Echo Cove. Wear waterproof hiking or rubber...
Coming Home

...Dennis Cole, while fishing at Kowee Creek, a coho hot spot near Echo Cove...Best weather I've seen." Kowee Creek in fall is memorable for its seem to be really fresh at Kowee Creek, they still have some sea life...
Juneau Freewheelers Informal Time Trial

...sponsored by the Juneau Freewheelers Bicycle Club. The course was 24.5 miles along the North Douglas Highway from the Kowee Creek bridge to the end of North Douglas Highway and back. Cyclists started out in 30-second intervals and raced against...
Hugh Macaulay

...was named Man of the Year for Port Angeles.In 1956 they moved to Juneau, Alaska, establishing the family home at Kowee Creek on Douglas Island and adding a fourth son Scott. He worked as the chief electrical engineer for Alaska Electric Light...
Sports in Juneau

...Douglas and North Douglas highways (this is a change from previous announcements), race starts 6:30 p.m. at Kowee Creek Bridge. Entrants must be JFA members ($10 individuals, $15 family), and there is a $5 race fee. Racers must...
What's up with that?

...but what's up with these two names being so similar? A: According to the "Dictionary of Alaska Place Names," Kowee Creek on Douglas was named for Chief Kowee ... "of the Auk Tlingit Indians, who reportedly had his summer home at the...
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