Place-based bike racks to go in around town

...tugboat at Sandy Beach; hockey sticks at Treadwell Ice Arena; a raven at Sigoowu Ye Park in Lemon Creek; and planets at Twin Lakes Park, to mirror the planet motif on the park's paved trail.These racks, and five others, are scheduled to be installed...
Photos: Duck derby

Jeff Grant, left, and Logan Holt watch from a boat while 6,250 rubber ducks are dumped in Twin Lakes from a helicopter load during the Juneau Glacier Valley Rotary Club's $10,000 Duck Derby on Saturday. All ducks were sold...
Twin Lakes children to finish summer running miles

Kids of a Twin Lakes neighborhood decided their summer would be marked in MILES. They wanted to run a marathon - one mile at a time - over the course...
Youth runners' 'feat' goes 'round the block

...neighborhood, Blackerby and the whole Twin Lakes area, was because there were kids...Four laps around the club's Twin Lakes neighborhood is a mile and the one-quarter...mile at a different location such as Twin Lakes, Herbert Glacier, or a local race...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, thumbs down

...before we say goodbye to summer!Thumbs up to Sophie Nylen, 8, who raised $1,787.24 for a family who lost their Twin Lakes home to a fire in late July. Sophie raised the money by playing her violin for donations in front of Marine View Apartments...
8-year-old busker raises $1,787

...Sophie Nylen saw the home of Amber and Lucas Schneider burn down as she was being driven home from violin practice in the Twin Lakes area on July 25. She told the Empire she felt bad and wanted to help them buy a new home. She set up her music stand...
A special dedication: Bob Cartmill

...take each lesson to heart and look out for ourselves and others. He and cohorts spearheaded the Family Fishing Day at Twin Lakes and took great joy in local youth fishing safety, each with a life jacket if they were on the water. He took greater...
Donations pour in for family who lost home in Friday blaze a phone call from neighbors that their $52,000 Twin Lakes house was engulfed in flames. Her husband and oldest...Volunteers sprang into action after news of the destroyed Twin Lakes home spread on social media. Billowing smoke could be...
CCFR responds to house fire

Capital City Fire Rescue firefighters respond to a home fire near Twin Lakes at the intersection of Glacier Highway and Bauer Lane Friday evening.
Photo: Paddles of all kinds

Ray Imel watches his son, Jack, 12, left, and Dylan Hulbert, 12, kayak on Twin Lakes on Tuesday.


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