Juneau's iceman speed skates to state

...kilometers in just out there over the winter."Schuler supplements his ice time on the Mendenhall, Dredge Lake and Twin Lakes, with drill work and short track skating at Treadwell Arena."I skate anywhere there is ice that is thick enough...
Local artist focuses on climate, weather in Kaill's show - she carefully stitches over photographs, embellishing them to create a new work. (One shows her son fishing in Twin Lakes, with an embellished thread life jacket, Xtratufs and gigantic catch on his line.) She will also be showing her abstract...
Photo: Waiting for warmer days

A swingset buried in snow waits for the return of warmer days - and occupants - at Twin Lakes park Friday in Juneau.
Photo: Do you want to build a snowman?

A snowman stands watch at Twin Lakes park Friday in Juneau.
Where there's ice, there's (not so much) snow

Ah, Twin Lakes. People come to ice skate. To play hockey...joked. "I want to hear the ice crack."Twin Lakes is one of the last of Juneau's skating...before the ice was thick enough to skate at Twin Lakes. Scholten drills the ice to test its...
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.
Empire Editorial: Resolved

...proclaim that we are not willing to accept things as they are.When the snow stays away, pick up ice skates. Go to Twin Lakes or Mendenhall Lake, and you'll find smiles despite the cold. When the wind blows, pick up a kite. When darkness...
Ladders for ice rescues, not climbing

...handful of years," Lamm said. Similar ladders, owned and maintained by other entities, are kept at Skaters Cabin, Twin Lakes, Auke Lake and the Rotary Park Pond.As far as Lamm knows, the ladders have never been used in a rescue at the glacier...
Photo: Tongue out for concentration

Dylan Miller, 5, steers his intertube down the hill at Twin Lakes park on Friday while his mother Amber cheers him on.
Photo: Holding onto winter

Iced-over snow is cupped in tree branches along Twin Lakes park on Friday in Juneau.


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