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Skagway, Alaska is located in Skagway Hoonah Angoon County. Zip codes in Skagway, AK include 99840. More Skagway information.

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Alaska's embarrassment of riches

The name Alaska derives from a native Aleut word meaning "great land" and the State is indeed a great and unusual place.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Antique cars find an unlikely home in Interior community of Fairbanks

Museum docent Paul Tekin dusts the fender of a 1904 Franklin in the repair shop of the Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

APRN

Earthquake Rattles Southeast Alaska, Likely Damaging Communications Network

Mother Nature rattled Northern Southeast this morning with and magnitude 5.9 earthquake and several dozen aftershocks.

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Seattle Times

Alaska’s Klondike tourist train to resume after derailment

The White Pass and Yukon Route Railroad travels near Skagway, Alaska. Riding the train is the most popular shore excursion for cruise ships that sail each summer to Alaska.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

APRN

Alaska News Nightly: July 24, 2014

It was standing-room only at an Anchorage debate on whether to keep the new capped oil tax rate or to switch back to a system where the rate goes up along with the profits.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

ABC News

Alaska Tourist Train Derails, Injuring 9 Slightly

The derailment occurred during the afternoon run of the White Pass & Yukon Route tourist train, which goes from Skagway, Alaska, into Canada.

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KTOO-TV Juneau

Train derails north of Skagway; no serious injuries reported

No serious injuries were reported after a White Pass & Yukon Route train reportedly derailed north of Skagway Wednesday afternoon.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Homer Tribune

FYI - News briefs & announcements - July 23

Average retail gasoline prices in Alaska have fallen 4.2 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $4.11/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 398 gas outlets in Alaska.

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CBC News

Hiker medevaced to Whitehorse from Chilkoot Trail

A hiker with a suspected heart condition was medevaced to Whitehorse from the Canadian side of the Chilkoot Trail on Saturday.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Controversial road project out of Juneau delayed again

A controversial half-billion-dollar road out of Juneau has been delayed again, ending chances construction could start as soon as this fall.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Alaska ferries allow scenic family roadtrip without the bother of driving

The Alaska Marine Highway ferry Malaspina cruises through Tracy Arm as part of its 50th Anniversary Golden Voyage in 2013.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Pique News Magazine

When what you eat hurts you

I have two beautiful little bottles in my ever-expanding collection of stuff I like to drag home, even though I have absolutely no room or use for them.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Capital City Weekly

Luck did not bless the steamer a Townsenda

Shipwrecks of freight and passenger vessels were more frequent in the "olden days" in Alaska.

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Capital City Weekly

Sharing their world travels

Barry and Corinne Smedley will present a slideshow and talk on their recent travels at 7 p.m. on Sunday, July 13 at the Skagway Public Library.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

TrekEarth

Train Depot

The White Pass and Yukon Route is a narrow gauge railroad linking the port of Skagway, Alaska, US with Whitehorse, the capital of Yukon, Canada.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

KTOO-TV Juneau

Flood warnings issued for Skagway, Fairbanks streams

Nervous Fairbanks residents watched the heaviest rain in more than 40 years send rivers rising, but new flood threats emerged in southeast Alaska.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

CBC News

Heavy rain shuts Yukon's Klondike Highway, Chilkoot Trail

Yukon highways officials say a rock slide Friday morning covered the South Klondike Highway between Carcross and Skagway at kilometre 58, around Tutshi Lake.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

TrekEarth

Emerald Lake

Skagway, Alaska was a port of call. Alaska's colorful gold rush history is showcased in Skagway-Gateway to the Klondike.

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