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A mother's dilemma

...would finally be over.Before his last surgery, Keagan was able to bike from his house on Mendenhall Pennisula to the West Glacier Trail, climb Mount McGinnis, hike back down, bike home and then go to work at the Rock Dump, where he also likes to...
Alaskan runners adapting to terrain

...runner to build your overall confidence a little bit at a time. Whether it's Treadwell Ditch, Dan Moller, East or West Glacier, Sheep Creek, Salmon Creek, Mount Roberts, Mount Juneau, Perseverance, DuPont, Spaulding Meadow, Montana Creek...
Two pairs of lost hikers located over Labor Day weekend 6:19 p.m. Monday and reported being lost off West Glacier Trail.A Juneau trooper responded to the area by rescue...or stuck when they go off the maintained portion of West Glacier Trail to access the Mendenhall Glacier and ice caves...
Police & Fire for Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015

...on the runway.? On Monday, CCFR responded to eight EMS calls, one transport call and a report of lost hikers on West Glacier Trail. The hikers were located and uninjured.Shoplifting? At 2:30 p.m. Monday, investigation continues into...
Thunder Mountain traverse - now and then

...steep, terrifying, and exhausting adventure, it seemed like the natural thing to do the next day was to hike up West Glacier trail, camp overnight on the glacier, and then climb Stroller White. That was also a steep, exposed route but by...
Updated: Flood watch in effect for Mendenhall lake, river

...level will rise past "minor flood stage" - 9 feet - by late Wednesday. At 9 feet, water will start to flow over West Glacier Spur Road, near Skaters Cabin, and will begin to flood Mendenhall Lake Campground. The NWS is predicting water will...
Lena Beach, West Glacier improvements moving forward

...planned improvements to Lena Beach Recreation Area and the West Glacier Spur Road Enhancement project.At Lena Beach, Douglas...reconstruct the shelters, moving them a little. On West Glacier, crews will construct a bike and pedestrian trail...
Pride Week: Something for everyone

...Lower Post" and "Kumu Hina," 7 p.m. at Goldtown Nickelodeon Wednesday, June 17Hike and bonfire, 6 p.m., West Glacier Trail followed by Juneau Community Garden Thursday, June 18Queer-aoke, 9 p.m. at McGivney's (21+ after 10...
Pride week events June 12-21

...hike and bonfire, 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 17, West Glacier Trail and Juneau Community Garden. Meet in the parking...Community Garden (5669 Montana Creek Road) to hike the West Glacier Trail. After the hike, gather at the main shelter at...
Police & Fire for Sunday, Aug. 15, 2015

...Search and rescue? At 4:49 p.m. Thursday, Alaska State Troopers were notified that two young hikers were lost on West Glacier Trail. Investigation revealed the juveniles were disoriented and unable to locate the trail. A U.S. Forest Service...


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