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Frozen Moments: Lion Around

A sea lion bull hangs out. Taken at the sea lion rookery on the east side of Lynn Canal during a Skagway School Track team trip to Juneau.

Fire Department Car Wash

Skagway’s Fire Department held its annual car wash event at the Old Fire Hall on May 19. 

Inaugural School Art Contest

Olivia Tidlow-Tranel is presented with a special piece of artwork in recognition of her help in facilitating the student art show.

Frozen Moments

A Snow Mosquito enjoys a nice, mid-spring meal.

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Skagway News Headlines

Borough Briefs June 15

This week in borough briefs, we talk with the new Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park interim superintendent, the assembly discusses land acquisition and the Yukon River Quest announces a record number of registrants.

Assembly moves to fund SDC, Chamber in budget second reading

Skagway’s Development Corporation (SDC) and the Chamber of Commerce seem set to receive $87,400 and $30,000 respectively in the municipality’s Fiscal Year 2019 budget – though the SDC’s money may come with some strings attached.

Skagway Borough Briefs May 25

This week in Borough Briefs, we look at a draft plan for Garbage-by-the-pound pickup, a response by White Pass regarding the port and some explosive trail work recently done by the municipality.