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Ketchikan students get a taste of Japan

...attend a morning meeting and visit some of the classrooms. He said the Japanese students were able to attend a picnic at Ward Lake, visit all the local schools and the Ketchikan Police station, and see much of the community while they visitedGero...
Speedskaters taking their turns on Juneau ice

...moved to Alaska in 2002."I was living in Ketchikan in 2004," Schuster said. "It froze up and everybody went out to Ward Lake to skate and someone gave me hockey skates."Hockey and figure skates provide ankle support, while speed skates are...
Alaska Editorial: Parks shutdown

...gone THAT long, then we better be prepared for bathroom emergencies.So, when it comes to closing the bathrooms at Ward Lake, near Ketchikan, we can deal with that. For years - maybe decades - we didn't have the nice bathroom facilities we...
In the Stacks: New Alaskana

...archival materials and photographs, and oral histories, Mobley has pinned down the six camp sites from Funter Bay to Ward Lake, and documented what remains. Some have disintegrated into near-nothing while others have become private property...
Ketchikan students welcome Japanese counterparts

...2005. Recently, she was one of the chaperones at the Ward Lake exchange-program picnic.She also traveled to Ketchikan...shared their thoughts about the program under the newest Ward Lake shelter, where attendees jostled for chips, sodas and...
Photo: Serene scene

Seagulls fly overhead as geese swim Sunday at nearby Grassy Point at Ward Lake in Ketchikan.
Photo: The rain falls mainly in Ketchikan

A mallard paddles by the newest of Ward Lake's three shelters in Ketchikan last week. The shelter, normally high, dry and a safe distance from the lakeshore, was swamped by heavy rains and wind earlier in the week.
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...running meet Saturday at Ketchikan's Ward Lake course, Juneau-Douglas High School...running meet Saturday at Ketchikan's Ward Lake course, Juneau-Douglas High School...running meet Saturday at Ketchikan's Ward Lake course, Juneau-Douglas High School...
Fond childhood memories of boats inspires woodworker to build one

KETCHIKAN - Bagpipes, blessings and a small crowd of local folks came out to Ward Lake recently for the launching of the new rowboat "Shooting Star." Handcrafted by local woodworker Beth Antonsen, the blue and...
Mystery ailment can't stop Stringer at Ketchikan Invite

After winning the boys race in the Ketchikan Invitational cross-country running meet Saturday at Ketchikan's Ward Lake course, Juneau-Douglas High School junior Jesse Stringer had to take a special trip -- a trip to the hospital emergency...


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