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Yuletide begins in Skagway

Kids gather round to check out the toys brought by Billi Clem for the Holiday Bazaar.Jodie Brown...

Body Vox Performance Dance

Dancers at the Body Vox performance used dance, in conjunction with light and audio to create an...

Fun at Fall Festival 2018

Lara Labesky looks on as Tina Cyr offers hilarious advice to Denny Bousson at her Fall Festival...

Nahku Bay & Dyea Flats Cleanup

Residents and members of the Traditional Council stand by bags of trash cleaned up at Nahku Bay after the council’s Nahku and Dyea Flats cleanup effort on Sept. 18.


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Skagway News Headlines

Dahl awarded for community focus

The Dahl Memorial Clinic has received the Primary Care Quality Excellence Award from the Mountain Pacific Quality Health Association. The award, which is given for primary clinics displaying an excellent performance and...

Borough Briefs Dec. 21

Port Commission term limits and updates on the borough manager search in Borough Briefs.

Mayor Monica Carlson and mother killed in bus accident

Skagway Mayor Monica Carlson and her mother were both struck by a bus in Washington, D.C. and killed, according to a report from NBC Washington. The crash happened near the National Archives around 10 p.m. EST. Both Carlson and...

Elks win $10K grant to start vitamin D awareness program

The Skagway Elks #431 have won their first ever Impact Grant from the Elks National Foundation. The grant will be used for a project called “Light for Skagway”, a health and educational program concerning vitamin D deficiency....

Borough Briefs Dec. 7

Restroom expansion, the 2030 comprehensive plan and updates on the borough manager search in Borough Briefs.

Tazlina summer ferry service delayed

The Alaska Department of Transportation has released their schedule for the upcoming summer ferries, but Skagway residents may notice something they were expecting left off. It was initially announced that the bookings for...

Borough Briefs Nov. 9

Port ordinance tabled A proposed ordinance amending the Skagway Municipal Code to address port development, regulations and management was sent back to committee for review and redrafting following a lengthy discussion by the...