Empire Editorial: Defend the Coast Guard

The U.S. Coast Guard rescues Alaskans. Now, it's the one that may need rescuing.On Nov. 25, 2002, President George W. Bush signed the Homeland Security...
CBJ holiday events and closures

...Downtown-Douglas 8:05 p.m. Care-A-Van service will end at 9 p.m.All CBJ Docks and Harbors, Capital City Fire and Rescue, Juneau International Airport and Juneau Police Department operations will continue, but administrative offices will be closed...
My Turn: Celebrating Juneau's sense of community

...some recent events, like North Pacific Erectors coming to the rescue of the Glory Hole, and Juneau's sense of community comes...Steven and Peter, along with all the staff, came to the rescue and made sure the hall was ready. By 11 a.m. Monday, Dec...
Two vehicles sink on ice stretch used as a shortcut in Fairbanks

...a camera crew, but Weaver told the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner the incident was not staged.Alaska State Troopers helped rescue the driver of another vehicle on Tuesday. Sgt. Brian Wassmann said two troopers found a 20-year-old woman standing on...
International search and rescue

...preparing to wind down its search and rescue mission.Rear Admiral Daniel Abel, the...point, we see our role (as) search and rescue planning, feedback from the crews, collaborative search and rescue effort for the crew of a 362-foot vessel...
Taking care of woofs and meows

...bottom line is, without the community we could not continue our rescue and adoption efforts," Brint said. "We rely on the in humanity and reminds me why we do what we do."SOFA rescues animals from all over Southeast Alaska and houses them in foster...
Have your pet sit with Santa for a good 'claws'

...marks the second year SOFA, a nonprofit organization that rescues and rehabilitates animals from Southeast communities, year.Brint said the funds raised go toward SOFA's rescue and adoption services, which includes medical attention and...
Police & Fire for Friday, Dec. 19, 2014

...woman on Lee Smith Drive, and she was taken to Bartlett Regional Hospital.? At 5:52 a.m. Tuesday, Capital City Fire/Rescue was dispatched to Glacier Highway for a service call. Assisted in resetting a fire alarm. Alarm activated by cooking food...
Police & Fire for Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014 care was given to a woman on Teal Street, and she was taken to BRH.? At 9:52 a.m. Friday, Capital City Fire/Rescue was dispatched to Willoughby Avenue for a chemical odor and an EMS call. Odor was found to be caused by burning incense. Room...
Police & Fire for Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014 care was given to a woman on Lupine Lane, and she was taken to BRH.? At 9:44 a.m. Monday, Capital City Fire/Rescue was dispatched to Auke Lake Way for a fire alarm, and no fire was found. Alarm activated by construction dust.? At 1...


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