Author: Daniel Fox

Blues event Sat. at Dedman Stage

July 15 marks the inaugural Blues, Brews & BBQ at Dedman Stage. Eagles F.O.E. Aerie #25 will be running the grill, with Skagway Arts Council tending the beer garden.

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Classifieds July 14

News Classified Ads cost 40 cents per word, $4 minimum. Ads must be pre-paid unless advertiser has a business account with the newspaper. Skagway residents may drop off ad and payment at the News Depot. Payment can be made by cash, check or credit card. Out-of-town ads must be pre-paid with a credit card and should be phoned in to 907-983-2354. All ads appear in our on-line edition for a minimum of two weeks. Next deadline: July 23rd, 2017

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Yukon River Quest

Two Skagway teams set out to finish the 19th Annual Yukon River Quest, a strenuous 444-mile paddle from Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, down the Yukon River to Dawson City.

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Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor and Fine Folks of Skagway, For more than ten years now, once a week a small group of ladies gathers at the First Presbyterian Church on the corner of Fifth and Main Street, to pray. We pray for each other, for our friends and family, for our community, our country and our world. For safety, and for the needs of those we don’t even know, but know of their plight.  We lift up praises and thanksgiving, as well as requests for intercession and healing. We pray each week for the pregnancies about town, for the mothers and fathers and work that is being done as the new one grows and develops. The book of James tells us, “Is anyone among you suffering? Let him pray. Is anyone cheerful? Let him sing praise. Is anyone among you sick? Let him call for the elders of the church, and let them pray over him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord.” We believe in the power of prayer and invite you to be a part of this sacred time. You are invited to join us.  In person at prayer time (7 a.m. on Fridays), or if you would like prayer, we would be happy to pray for you and yours. You can call Jan Tronrud (983-9000 home/B&B) Sheryl Dennis (cell 612-0106) or Pattie Maggi, (983-2000 home) or...

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