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Woman who died on Juneau trail had history of seizures

...her widower.Timothy Riley said his late wife, Sandra Kay Gelber, who was found unconscious in a creek along the Salmon Creek Dam Trail by two hikers in early May, had two seizures in recent years: one at the Walmart in Juneau two years ago and...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-10/woman-who-died-juneau-trail-had-history
Local
Part I: 2014 Juneau trail roundup

...Hospital, this trail starts as a wide dirt road that slowly narrows to a singletrack once past the powerhouse for Salmon Creek Dam. From there, a sign points to the trail as it disappears into the rainforest.Despite a landslide that washed out...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-05-23/2014-juneau-trail-roundup-part-i
Outdoors
Photo: But not a drop to drink

Low water at the Salmon Creek Reservoir exposes trees left standing, stumps and drying mud on Tuesday. The reservoir is at about one-third the normal level. The Salmon Creek Dam was built 100 years ago.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-05-14/photo-not-drop-drink
Local
BRH employee found on hospital trail dies

...in a positive way and she will be deeply missed by all of us."Gelber was found unconscious in a creek along the Salmon Creek Dam Trail by two hikers around 4 p.m. Sunday. The hikers pulled her out of the water and began CPR until Capital City...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-05-05/brh-employee-found-hospital-trail-dies
Local
No man left behind

...about 35 miles north. Bear, moose and wolves travel the Carlson Creek Valley, a major watershed that begins behind Salmon Creek Dam and cuts through to Sunny Cove on Taku Inlet.We heard a wolf howl. And we entered another numbing wade across Carlson...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-03-13/no-man-left-behind
Sports
Seasonal trail update, Part II

...most interesting, not to mention harrowing, portion of the trail is near the end, when users reach the base of the Salmon Creek Dam. Here, it climbs steeply, SO steeply that cables are needed in spots and vertical stairs are bolted into the bedrock...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2013-07-05/seasonal-trail-update-part-ii
Outdoors
New record earned on trail of Nifty Fifty

...the last thing I needed," Stearns said. "More discouragement. I was already battling not finishing. From the Salmon Creek Dam on it was a struggle. I knew my wife would ask how I did and I wasn't going to say I did not finish."Smith was...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-08-11/new-record-earned-trail-nifty-fifty
Sports
Mary Becker

...to develop a water study of our water supply at both Salmon Creek Dam and Gold Creek. The community agreed to put money toward a filtration system for Salmon Creek Dam through the 1% sales tax. Our water is the envy of...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-09-13/mary-becker
Local
On the Trails: Small explorations

...we get a chance, we'll try to test the pattern we observed by inspecting additional muskegs.A stroll up toward Salmon Creek dam in the rain yielded a variety of fungi. The fungi that we see above-ground are the reproductive parts that produce...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2012-10-19/trails-small-explorations
Outdoors
Salmon Creek Dam warning test scheduled for 9 a.m. on Thursday

...Plumbing. People in the area of the Department of Transportation building are to evacuate to the downtown armory.Salmon Creek Dam is located about two miles above Gastineau Channel. Built between July 1913 and August 1914 as a hydroelectric project...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-10-23/salmon-creek-dam-warning-test-scheduled
Local

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