Mudslide causes temporary closure

...cleared debris this morning from a small mudslide near the Twin Lakes parking lot adjacent to the playground.The City and...the area near Wire Street, Old Glacier Highway and the Twin Lakes parking lot.Juneau's downtown area has also seen...
Jeep leads police in morning chase Jeep Cherokee led police on a vehicle chase through Twin Lakes and Lemon Creek Thursday morning.Juneau residents on...possible drug activity in the vehicle, which was parked by Twin Lakes on Old Glacier Highway.When a responding officer walked...
Recovery Fest 2015 at Twin Lakes

...Recovery Fest 2015 will be held from noon to 2 p.m. at Twin Lakes Saturday, Sept. 12. Recovery Fest celebrates recovery...poetry slam and guest speakers. All ages welcome.The Twin Lakes trail will be closed during the event.
Citizen scientists put Southeast's bats on the map - literally

...also possible to tell a bat's species by the sounds it makes. Some local hot spots are at Fish Creek on Douglas and Twin Lakes.Citizen science is becoming a big push nation-wide, Kohan said. The data local volunteers gather will become part...
Cavanaugh brings his original music to new audiences

...stage presence, Archie Cavanaugh is impossible to miss during a recent lunch hour at the Gold Creek Salmon Bake near Twin Lakes. Dressed in fire-engine red from his hat all the way down to his fancy shoes, Cavanaugh is a dramatic bright spot...
Kinders of the woods

On a recent morning in the Twin Lakes area, a group of kids climbed in the Mountain View area above Twin Lakes a little after 9 a.m.; they stay...she said.Hollatz grew up in the Twin Lakes area. "This is where I always played...
Twin Lakes again closed

...Borough of Juneau has again closed Twin Lakes to swimming due to a high fecal bacteria...Department.The CBJ frequently tests Twin Lakes for water quality, and the parks...determine whether they can be reopened.Twin Lakes has been repeatedly closed this summer...
Dog doo returns, Twin Lakes closes again

City officials announced Twin Lakes swimming area is closed again due to another high fecal bacteria...feces.The Parks and Recreation Department samples the water at Twin Lakes on a frequent basis and on late Friday, the results came back...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for July 20, 2015

...down to fecal felons. It's a disgusting problem to talk about, but we have to mention it - swimming was shut down at Twin Lakes over the weekend after parks and recreation employees measured high quantities of fecal bacteria in the swimming area...
Dog doo blamed for Twin Lakes closure

The Twin Lakes swimming area is closed until further notice due to water quality issues likely caused by runoff tainted by dog feces, the city's...


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