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Skagway’s Borough Assembly is deliberating on a draft memorandum of understanding (MOU) between the municipality and the White Pass and Yukon Route Railroad, marking another step in the dance between the two organizations regarding a waterfront lease.
A resolution accepting the numerous studies provided by Port Consultant Moffatt & Nichol was approved by the Borough Assembly on Aug. 3.
As the days become shorter and the auroras get brighter, it serves to remind that fall is near and Skagway students will be returning to school soon.
There have always been pick-up soccer games in Skagway, but after the 2014 World Cup the games grew in popularity. In 2015, Philip Wagner founded Skagway Shield, the adult soccer league.
The Skagway Arts Council (SAC) presents Music for Maggio on Saturday, Aug. 12, from 5-9 p.m. at the Dedman Stage.
A call to the Skagway Emergency Dispatch was received at approximately 11 a.m. on Aug. 9 reporting that a Unimog passenger touring vehicle had went off a road at the Alaska Excursions Dog Camp at 10 Mile Dyea Road.
The initial proposal from the White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad is slowly morphing as the municipality and the company continue to engage in the negotiation process.