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Skagway School track team prepares for first meet in Juneau

As the school year comes to a close, Skagway’s final sporting event of the year is upon us. Thirteen Skagway School students are taking to the streets and trails in preparation for their first track meet in Juneau.

Letter to WP&YR will require contamination cleanup by 2023

Contamination in Skagway’s ore basin isn’t going anywhere anytime soon. But the borough assembly has agreed to send one more letter to the White Pass and Yukon Route railway, informing the company of its need to clean up the contamination by the end of their tidelands lease in 2023.

AMP assessments canceled for Alaskan schools

After just one year in public schools, the Alaska Measures of Progress (AMP) test has been cancelled, leaving schools without a statewide assessment.

Assembly fails to send out RFPs for Public Safety Facility construction oversight

Construction on the new Public Safety Facility began Monday, and with it, the need for construction oversight.

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