Category: News

Election Preview

Primaries for state office are approaching on Aug. 21. We reached out with questions to candidates running in the races for House of Representatives District 33 – the former seat of Rep. Sam Kito III – and to Senate District Q and the seat held by Dennis Egan, who is also choosing not to run again.

Borough Briefs Aug. 10

This week in Borough Briefs, the assembly moves a short-term rental ordinance on to second reading, a decision is made to put a pool vote to the public and more.

Music for Maggio to remember Skagway pilot

In tribute to beloved Skagwegian Chris Maggio, the Skagway Arts Council is going all-out with live music and entertainment from 5-8 p.m. on Aug. 19 at Dedman Stage, with proceeds going to a scholarship named in Maggio’s honor.

Rooted In History

Gone are the days that Soapy Smith and his conmen-in-training would shakedown Skagway men and women to fill their pockets with nuggets of hard-earned cash.