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Police and Fire for Monday, April 13, 2015

...arrested for disorderly conduct and resisting arrest in the 3200 block of Tongass Boulevard. Alcohol was involved.Search and rescue ? Gretchen Bishop, 55 of Juneau, was rescued by the U.S. Coast Guard at Gull Cove, 65 miles west of Juneau...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-04-13/police-and-fire-april-13-2015
Local
Police and Fire reports for April 2-5, 2015

...arrested for a probation violation in the 200 block of Front Street. Waters was taken to LCCC. Alcohol was involved.Search and Rescue ? At 6:49 p.m. Saturday, Alaska State Troopers responded to a call that a hiker had fallen into a ravine near...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-04-06/police-and-fire-reports-april-2-5-2015
Local
Empire Editorial: Don't be fooled by claims of a 'threat' from Russia

...an awful long border along the Arctic, and if you're going to have increased maritime traffic you should have search-and-rescue facilities, you should have modern airports and other things - things I'd like to have built in Alaska as maritime...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-04-01/empire-editorial-dont-be-fooled-claim
Opinion
No sign of person who shouted for help at glacier

...State Troopers coordinated the search, Etheridge said. U.S. Forest Service officers, the Juneau-based K-9 search and rescue team SEADOGS, and CCFR's Special Teams assisted.The first CCFR Special Team member hit the trail looking for...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-03-30/no-sign-person-who-shouted-help-glacier
Local
Wilderness Safety Challenge coming to Juneau

...unfortunately we've had hundreds of search and rescue calls over the years...25,000) come from the DPS Search and Rescue budget specifically for public...Steven Adams, the statewide search and rescue coordinator for DPS, highly...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-03-27/wilderness-safety-challenge-coming-june
Local
Gold Medal honors five players

...High School girls varsity coach (2013-15), a Kake City Council member, Kake Volunteer Fire Department, Kake Search and Rescue and volunteer member for the RuralCap Board."It was unexpected," Davis said. "My wife knew before me. I was...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-03-27/gold-medal-honors-five-players
Sports
Lost hikers signal searchers with headlamp

...coming on," he said.This is the first reported search and rescue on West Glacier Trail so far this year. The U.S...injuries were reported.This is the first reported search and rescue on West Glacier Trail so far this year. The U.S...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-03-20/lost-hikers-signal-searchers-headlamp
Local
Free Community Emergency Response Team training course

...patient evaluation with recognition of treatment of life threatening and non-life-threatening injuries, light search and rescue operations, and learn the best responses to a terrorist incident. To register email Mike Lopez at mlopez@bartletthospital...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2015-03-22/free-community-emergency-response-t
Neighbors
JMR member receives award

...Mel Nading Award for exemplary search and rescue practice. The Mel Nading Foundation...this annual award to an Alaskan search and rescue team or individual based on...in an especially challenging search and rescue mission while exhibiting innovation...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-02-27/jmr-member-receives-award
Outdoors
Shocked: VPSO accused of using Taser on 11-year-old

...citizens who are trained to respond to be first responders to public service emergencies such as fires, medical calls, search and rescues and "basic" law enforcement. Alaska began using the VPSO program in the late 1970s since it can take days for...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-25/shocked-vpso-accused-using-taser-11-yea
Local

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