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Juneau man grows extensive garden

...secret garden. Four years ago, Juneau resident Alan Love took the gravel-covered backyard of his new home in the Mendenhall Valley, close to Riverbend Elementary School, and turned it into a picturesque garden. He said the previous owner had...
Search for stolen bike leads uncovers stash of parts in Juneau

A Juneau woman's search for her stolen bike uncovered a stash of bike parts on a trail in the Mendenhall Valley.Michelle Norman said the frame of her stolen Mongoose mountain bike was found alongside dozens of tires and wheels on the Under...
Voters take up oil tax debate before August referendum

...Parnell's SB 21, and Juneau natural resources attorney Lisa Weissler sat on the "yes" side of the table at Juneau's Mendenhall Valley Public Library July 14.Opposing them was Jim Clark, former chief of staff to Gov. Frank Murkowski and Murkowski's...
Research finds new bat species in Southeast Alaska

...around early April in sites like Cowee Meadow and the Mendenhall Valley in Juneau. By early June, monitors detect activity...large numbers of bats - one maternity roost in the Mendenhall Valley, notably, had about 1,000 bats - they tend to...
Juneau transitional housing for women opens in mid-March

...Christmas when Nelson got the news that an anonymous donor had committed to purchasing a $380,000, six-bedroom Mendenhall Valley home for the organization. Haven House had had its sights set on it for months."It was like a Christmas present...
Juneau couples' garage doubles as climbing wall build a climbing wall in her house. Gribbon and her partner, also an avid climber, purchased a home in the Mendenhall Valley a few years ago. Their main specification in their house hunting process was a two-car garage. "Basically that's...
Couple hopes to harness geothermal energy

...was a note mailed from a local bar and addressed to the former residents of the couples' home on Birch Lane in the Mendenhall Valley, to inform them about birthday coupons. Bednarski and Kajdan are financially savvy, but unlikely to care about...
State office building site review expands

...Juneau office building includes new locations in the Mendenhall Valley along with downtown, as well as numerous sites in...Building parking garage and the Vintage Park site in Mendenhall Valley.The new site list, to be the topic of a public...
Man arrested in Juneau shooting case

...said. JPD first responded to a report of a man shot at a home in the 3000 block of Glacierwood Drive, which is in Mendenhall Valley, at 10:39 p.m. Tuesday. Officers found a man, later identified as Duran, with a gunshot wound to the face...
Mendenhall River carves a new course

...he said. When glaciers retreat, they release pressure on the Earth's crust. The Back Loop Road area of the Mendenhall Valley was under ice 200 years ago, he said. The cut at the Airport Dike Trail had officials talking about a similar second...


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