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Skagway News Headlines

Assembly puts hold on Pullen Creek StreamWalk

By Leigh Armstrong The second phase of the Pullen Creek StreamWalk is postponed until the borough manager is able to talk with property owners along the route. Assembly members voted unanimously Oct. 3 to postpone any further...

Letters to the editor: Oct. 11

Area north of the highway bridge needs a separate water system It seems to me that there would be an expensive auxiliary water pump system in order to maintain adequate water pressure on the northwest area across the Skagway...

Skagway has low voter turnout in October 1 municipal election

By Leigh Armstrong Turnout was down significantly from the special election in March to fill the mayor’s job and last year’s regular municipal balloting as Skagway voters Oct. 1 reelected Orion Hanson to the borough assembly and...

Students boost fundraising to help cover higher travel costs

By Leigh Armstrong With significant cuts to the state ferry schedule this fall and winter making it harder and more expensive for students to travel for extracurricular activates, Skagway School teams are working on several...

Annual fall festival runs Oct. 18-20

By Leigh Armstrong Skagway is celebrating its annual fall festival with a lineup of events running throughout the weekend starting Friday, Oct. 18. The festival, which is planned around Alaska Day, will feature several events,...