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Wrestling Camp

Local kids recently hit the mats at the Skagway Youth Wrestling Camp, held at the Skagway School.

Junior Ranger Day

Skagway saw a bit of sun for the annual Junior Ranger Day, an event put on for the kids by the Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park.

Fourth of July

Patriotism beat the rain on the Fourth of July. Check out our photo gallery here.

Current Issue: Aug. 11
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Skagway News Headlines

Borough Briefs Aug. 11

A resolution accepting the numerous studies provided by Port Consultant Moffatt & Nichol was approved by the Borough Assembly on Aug. 3.

Students going back to school Aug. 16

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.

Grassroots soccer league concludes season

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.

Vehicular accident in Dyea

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.

Negotiations with White Pass continue

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.