Off the Beaten Path: Quest for snow

...doctors, lawyers, construction workers and others stare at the mountains, whispering manically. Late one night on North Douglas, I stumbled onto the scene of some sort of pagan ritual. Men, women and children - all dressed like they were going...
North Douglas boat launch closed Monday for paving

In a release from the City and Borough of Juneau this week, officials announced the temporary closure of the North Douglas launch ramp and parking area on Monday, Oct. 27. The area will need to be clear to facilitate the application of...
Two water mains break Tuesday afternoon

A contractor accidentally broke a water service line on North Douglas about 3 p.m. Tuesday while excavating along the 3500 block of the highway.As of 4 p.m., the city Public Works Department...
Transit service prepares for big changes

...instead walk about a third of a mile to a new stop on Back Loop Road.The new plan consists of five routes: Douglas, North Douglas, Mendenhall Valley Local, Mendenhall Valley Express and Auke Bay Express. All routes will now travel to and from...
Police & Fire for Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014

...Troopers in Juneau contacted Trevor Pfaff and Travis Duvernay, both 19 and from Juneau, as they were returning to the North Douglas Boat Launch after hunting ducks. Investigation revealed that both men had taken waterfowl with the use of shotguns...
North Douglas paving

SECON employees pave along the North Douglas Highway on Wednesday. The project is resurfacing the highway from the Roundabout to Fish Creek Road.
Case closed on dog shooting death

...allegedly aggressive 6-year-old mixed-breed dog on North Douglas. Animal Control issued citations to the owner of the...fired the shots.Animal Control responded twice to a North Douglas property on Aug. 22 to deal with an aggressive group...
Animal Control, JPD investigate animal shooting

...aggressively toward people and animals was shot and killed on a North Douglas property at about 5 p.m. Friday afternoon, according...Friday from a caller at a residence in the 5400 block of North Douglas Highway. The caller reported that several dogs were...
Pedestrian struck by suspected drunk driver

...struck by a suspected drunk driver in the 4500 block of North Douglas Highway.At 2:05 a.m. on Sunday, while walking along North Douglas Highway, the woman was struck by a vehicle driven by...
String of gas siphonings across Juneau is 'Crime of the Week'

...block of Lemon Creek Road, 40 gallons from the 1700 block of Glacier Highway and five gallons from the 4200 block of North Douglas.JPD is recommending that drivers of vehicles built before the year 2000 consider purchasing a gas cap that locks...


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