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Wreckage from plane crash flown to Juneau

...Birmingham, Alabama, was recovered from the crash site late Saturday by Shaver, Alaska State Troopers and members of Juneau Mountain Rescue, Johnson said.Shaver began investigating the crash at that time, Johnson said. A preliminary report on the...
Faster, safer avalanche rescue

...device at Coastal Helicopters so it's available to Juneau Mountain Rescue, Eaglecrest Ski Patrol, Kensington Mine, or...ability to do better on response," Mattice said. Juneau Mountain Rescue member Karl Bausler said the Recco hookup would...
Juneau rescue team steps up scenario drills

JUNEAU - Eight members of Juneau Mountain Rescue were roused from their sleep on a recent Saturday with a phone call, text message and email. "Search and rescue mission for...
Woman rescued after 17 hours on mountain ledge

...until rescuers spotted her from the air and reached her in the morning. "That's a long time," Steve Handy of Juneau Mountain Rescue said. "Her spirit was amazing." Handy and team member Jon McElwain finally put her in a harness and led her...
Preparation and perseverance make all the difference staying clean and dry. Stay put and stay positive. Keep your mind active. Shrader, now a team leader with Juneau Mountain Rescue, agrees. ?I would say 90 percent of it is a choice, choosing not to die, choosing not to give up on yourself...
One reported missing in Juneau avalanche

...troopers. Three people were initially caught in the slide, but two escaped, Wilkinson said. Rescue workers from Juneau Mountain Rescue, along with search dogs, headed to the scene. Officials planned to assess the risk of further avalanches before...
Tourist killed on Mount Juneau

...level on Mount Juneau Thursday morning above a popular hiking trail. Teams from Capital City Fire and Rescue and Juneau Mountain Rescue were dispatched at about 9 a.m. to recover the body. Schroeder was reported missing by his family at about...
Coast Guard suspends search for missing plane

...Patrol, Alaska State Troopers, Army National Guard, the U.S. Forest Service, the Coast Guard Auxiliary, Juneau Mountain Rescue and friends of the missing men. The Coast Guard said more than 150 hours were spent searching for the men. Searchers...
Hunter gets lost due to malfunctioning compass

...Southeast Alaska Dogs Organized for Ground Search began looking for the lost hunter. The Army National Guard, Juneau Mountain Rescue and the Coast Guard also joined in the search. Bruce Bowler, SEADOGs team manager, said the lost hunter...


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