Category: News

Borough Assembly votes to suspend White Pass MOU

Following receipt of a letter from the Holland America Group proposing an economic collaboration in Skagway’s port, the Borough Assembly has voted to suspend the recently-approved memorandum of understanding (MOU) between the municipality and the White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad.

Editorial: Cutting out screen time

New protocols on student cell phone use recently came down from Skagway’s school and caused a noticeable hullabaloo on Facebook – and few things in this town catch the attention like a post on Skagway Swap with hundreds of comments.

Skagway Borough Briefs March 23

This week we see what local students have been up to, and look a recent decision by APOC on a 2017 borough assembly candidate.

Student Walkout

On the one-month anniversary of the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, Skagway High students held a walkout protest, adding their voices to a nation full of demonstrations on the tragedy and gun violence in schools.

Buckwheat 0032 brings spy theme to Ski Classic

Thanks to fifty years of James Bond movies, “Live and Let Ski” was just one of many possible pun-filled taglines for the upcoming Buckwheat Ski Classic, which is sporting a 007 theme for it’s 32nd year.