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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
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
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
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
Budget proposal could ground some aircraft

...could wind up grounding two search and rescue helicopters and a plane capable...would have to rely more on its search and rescue partners. He told the subcommittee...helicopters not intended for search and rescue could be used, depending on the...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-02-27/budget-proposal-could-ground-some-aircr
State | AK legislature
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
Run softly but carry a big hiking stick

...and under the rock-falling cliff, in the rain, with my summer shorts ... There are competent and qualified search and rescue organizations, hiking and alpine clubs, and running clubs and individuals who will know what to bring and what...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-01-25/run-softly-carry-big-hiking-stick
Sports
Juneau petty officer returns home after Bering Sea patrol

...domestic fisheries boardings and maintain a persistent search and rescue presence in the Bering Sea.Among the returning crewmembers...Sea, Munro and its embarked helicopter serve as a search and rescue asset for the Coast Guard. As the patrol neared its...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-12-28/juneau-petty-officer-returns-home-a
Neighbors

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