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Music for Maggio

The Skagway Arts Council recently held its Music for Maggio event, which raised funds for the Chris Maggio Scholarship Fund.

Junior Ranger Day

Junior Ranger Day was held on July 19 by the National Park Service with the help of many local groups.


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Current Issue: Aug. 24
Next Issue: Sept. 14

Skagway News Headlines

White Pass, MOS meet with DEC regarding Ore Basin cleanup

Waterfront stakeholders including the Municipality of Skagway and the White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad took part in a meeting with the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) on Sept. 5 regarding the contamination in the Ore Terminal Basin.

Borough Briefs Sept. 14

The Traditional Council makes a large amount of grant monies available to community groups, and the Public Works Committee runs down the details on a number of borough projects.

Student Council to host first- ever Skagway AASG Conference

In mid-September, the Gateway to the Klondike will play host to over 300 students from around the state as Skagway’s Student Council hosts the town’s first-ever Alaska Association of Student Governments (AASG) Conference.

Assembly faces criticism over repeated executive sessions

After holding a number of consecutive executive sessions throughout the summer months, the Borough Assembly faced criticism on Aug. 16 from business owners and members of the public over its use of the closed-door meetings.

Skagway Borough Briefs Aug. 24

Read about primary election results, soccer results and a failed short-term rental ordinance in this issue’s Borough Briefs.