USFS updates reservation, payment process for Auk Village, Mendenhall Lake Campgrounds

...charges a $9 fee per online reservation, or a $10 fee for phone reservations.Auk Village Recreation Area's main shelter and Skater's Cabin day-use sites will also convert to the system soon. When the conversion is complete, the Forest...
Photos: One good use for the cold

Skaters crowded Twin Lakes on Sunday. Clear skies and clear ice brought crowds of skaters to impromptu rinks on area lakes.
Group eyes roof for Ketchikan skate park

KETCHIKAN - The kids at the skateboard park want a roof over their heads.Skaters have been rolling, grinding, jumping and - every now and then - falling around the Shane Howard White Skateboard Park for 388...
Where there's ice, there's (not so much) snow

...freeze. THE ICE MANMany of Juneau's skaters wait until they see others on the ice before...pretty quickly," he said. Twin Lakes skaters also now have a place to warm up. Caouette...2013 in honor of John Caouette, a Juneau skater and hockey player who died in 2010.Rich...
Athlete Of The Year

...sure seems that way.There are climbers, fast packers, hikers, ballers, walkers with cameras, runners with cell phones, skaters, dog-chasers and dog-mushers, swimmers and bikers, roller-footed battlers and bare-footed brawlers. Stick-wielding...
Alaska writer historian Roppel dies at 76

...Southeast Alaska. She loved to explore old cannery sites that she had researched. She was an avid cross-country skier, pond ice skater and outdoors woman," her obituary says.Survivors include her husband of 55 years, Frank Roppel, two children, John and...
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Recreational facilities face frugal future

...Treadwell on adaptive skating opportunities. On Jan. 28, the Girl Scouts will bring a speed skater to town and host a speed skating event. Skaters who bring in new, clean socks and gloves to donate to AWARE, Inc. and the Glory Hole can use...
Police & Fire for Friday, Jan. 9, 2015

...Impound? At 12:04 a.m. on Thursday, a blue 1987 Ford PK was impounded as an abandoned vehicle on the 2000 block of Skaters Cabin Road.Promoting contraband? At 9:29 p.m. Tuesday, Alaska State Troopers received a report of a Lemon Creek Correctional...
Photo: Aurora hunters

Paul Gloe uses the light of a campfire to adjust the settings on his camera as he takes pictures of the aurora borealis near Skaters' Cabin at Mendenhall Lake in Juneau on Saturday.
Juneau figure skaters ready for regional competition

"We (figure skaters) have the biggest stage...champion Canadian figure skater Elvis Stojko once said...because they get to see skaters at much higher levels...the JSC's top youth skater and will be looking to...Regional competitions allow skaters to advance to higher...


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