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Frozen Moments

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

Folk Festival

Betsy Albecker (right) and Evelyn Helmer (left) take turns playing the piano at the Folk Festival....

Easter in Skagway

The annual Easter Egg Hunt at Seven Pastures Ballfields begins.

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Skagway News Headlines

Borough Briefs May 11

This week in Borough Briefs, we look back at the the Traditional Council’s sustainability summit, the official naming of Matthews Creek and the Borough Assembly discusses off-leash dog signs for Yakutania Point and the Lower Dewey Lake trailhead.

Borough Briefs April 27

This week’s Borough Briefs covers new water/sewer rates, a laundry list of Recreation Vehicle topics and the Mayor’s proclamation for Lemonade Day.

Lease discussions with White Pass remain suspended

After a long process of creating, reviewing and approving a memorandum of understanding (MOU) governing a potential new tidelands lease agreement and amendments to the current lease between Skagway and the White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad, the railroad’s attorney had taken a first crack at producing a lease based off the MOU.

Skagway Borough Briefs April 13

This week in Borough Briefs, the mayor makes a proclamation supporting suicide prevention services, Rep. Sam Kito III announces that he will not run for the 33rd District in the House of Representatives and an art contest is announced for the school.