Skagway Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Red Carpet Concert: The QuaintrellesRead the original story

    May 25, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... their song "Rolling Stone" at the Alaskan Hotel . The two are spending their summer at the Red Onion Saloon in Skagway. Watch other Red Carpet Concerts with Marian Call and Laura Zahasky , as well as last year's Alaska Folk Festival guest artist The ...

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  2. What's happening the week of May 24-30Read the original story

    May 24, 2017 | Capital City Weekly

    ... Ivey is a Pulitzer Prize-nominated author who is known for "The Snow Child" and "To the Bright Edge of the World." Skagway - North Words Writers Symposium, May 31-June 3. Four days in Skagway and Dyea spent on writing workshops, and engaging with ...

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  3. A one-night stand invited me on a road trip. What could go wrong?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... we would certainly feel like family by the finish line. I slept for most of the six-hour ferry ride from Juneau to Skagway, Alaska, which connected us from the island to the mainland. The fluffy trails were brimming with snow. But when we spotted ...

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  4. 2017 Juneau TourSaver App Is Now Available for Alaska Travelers...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | PRWeb

    ... There also are apps available for the entire Inside Passage region, with companion passes in Ketchikan, Haines and Skagway. Also available: the statewide edition of the Alaska TourSaver . More details: Things To Do In Juneau with TourSaver Choose an ...

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  5. As states tighten restrictions on ivory, Skagway carvers worry about the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | APRN

    ... under federal law. But, non-Native carvers who only work with fossilized ivory are not shielded in the same way. In Skagway, where thousands of cruise visitors stop each summer, there is a small but significant group of ivory carvers and sellers who ...

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  6. 4.2 magnitude earthquake hits near Yukon, B.C. borderRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | CBC News

    ... A 4.2 magnitude earthquake originated in British Columbia's far northwest, approximately 81-kilometres northwest of Skagway, Alaska and 135-kilometres southwest of Whitehorse. Just felt a short little #earthquake in Whitehorse that shook my house... ...

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  7. Oregon woman accused of stealing $300K from Skagway tribal organizationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    An Oregon woman faces federal charges for allegedly embezzling about $300,000 from Skagway Traditional Council, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office in Alaska. Delia Commander, 63, has been charged with four counts of embezzlement for allegedly stealing the money from the federally recognized tribal organization over four years, prosecutors said .

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  8. Dempster Highway fibre optic line cost could soar to $80M, twice the original estimateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | CBC News

    ... The territory is also considering a second possible route for the fibre line, along the South Klondike Highway to Skagway Alaska, then on to Seattle. If the government chooses that 150 kilometre route from Whitehorse, it would only own the line as ...

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  9. As states tighten restrictions on ivory, Skagway carvers worry about the futureRead the original story

    May 17, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... under federal law. But, non-Native carvers who only work with fossilized ivory are not shielded in the same way. In Skagway, where thousands of cruise visitors stop each summer, there is a small but significant group of ivory carvers and sellers who ...

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  10. The Canada, a Klondike gold rush shipwreck in Nahku BayRead the original story

    May 17, 2017 | Capital City Weekly

    At first glance she's merely a stain on the beach visible only at low tide at the head of Nahku Bay, also known as Long Bay or Fortune Bay during the Klondike gold rush, some four miles from Skagway by the Dyea Road. The Canada, however, is far more than that.

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  11. Alaska had more visitors last summer than ever beforeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... the report said. Most people chose Southeast as their destination, with the cruise ports in Juneau, Ketchikan and Skagway as the most-visited spots in the state last summer. The numbers include people who are visiting for a variety of reasons, ...

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  12. Your North: Best reader photos from the week of May 8Read the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2017 | CBC News

    ... to her, almost worked!" (submitted by Herman Kaglik) Yukon's White Pass is still white, but the leaves are out in Skagway, Alaska. Doug Gee took this inviting photo at the Yukon/Alaska border on the South Klondike Highway. (submitted by Doug Gee) ...

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  13. 2017 Margaret Frans Brady Scholarship recipients announcedRead the original story

    May 13, 2017 | The Skagway News

    The Juneau Community Foundation and the Brady family of Skagway have announced that the Margaret Frans Brady Fund has awarded $7,000 in scholarship funding in 2017 for the following qualifying area students who are pursuing artistic excellence: a Kara Whitehead, Skagway - Kara is a member of Skagway High's accomplished Drama, Debate and Forensics team. Her powerful speech on ALS and her family's experience with the disease won every meet she entered this past school year, including a state championship in expository speaking.

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  14. Funding for pro-road group approved by Juneau AssemblyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | APRN

    ... Project, which would extend Juneau's road system by 50 miles up Lynn Canal and shorten the ferry connection to Skagway. The 6-3 majority's enthusiasm for the road isn't matched by Gov. Bill Walker's administration, which pulled the plug on the $574 ...

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  15. Police & Fire Blotter: April 26-May 8Read the original story

    May 12, 2017 | The Skagway News

    ... dog. Information was gathered regarding the situation and was passed on to an officer. The officer noted that the Skagway Municipal Code does address barking dogs. Dispatch notified the dog's owner of the complaint. A local resident reported that ...

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  16. With help of infrared photography, tribes hopes to repair timeworn Tlingit drumRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... "All we want to do is what we can to have it live as long as it can in its current condition." Sealaska has enlisted Skagway-based conservator Nicole Peters, who is currently conserving objects for the Anchorage Museum expansion and new Alaska ...

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  17. Stream temperature monitoring could provide insight into important fish populationsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | APRN

    ... impacts that we make as humans." Around 20 people, including tribal representatives from Hoonah, Sitka, Skagway and Wrangell came to Klukwan to learn and share information about monitoring local waters. Jessica Kayser Forster is an environmental ...

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  18. TWC Enterprises Limited Announces Election of DirectorsRead the original story

    May 11, 2017 | Market Wire

    ... courses at 41 locations in Ontario, Quebec and Florida. TWC is also engaged in rail and port operations based in Skagway, Alaska, which operate under the trade name "White Pass & Yukon Route." The railway stretches approximately 110 kilometres (67.5 ...

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  19. Summer reading, Alaska-style: Recent arrivals to our bookshelfRead the original story

    May 10, 2017 | Capital City Weekly

    ... Devereaux lived in Alaska for years, working as an archaeologist. He spent his last five years in Alaska in Skagway. This book is "the first book-length study of Alaska poet and essayist John Haines," says the back of the book. "The book argues that ...

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  20. 5 Best Spots To Catch Big Fish In Alaska: An Ultimate Guide.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | Internet Vibes

    ... also inhabited with eagles and during the time I visited they were fishing with me. The river is close to Haines and Skagway, so you can use either city as your base. By far this is the most popular fly fishing river in Alaska and mostly for one ...

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