Skagway Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Skagway Bird Club studies Arctic Tern breeding pairsRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2016 | The Skagway News

    Arctic Terns that make an annual migration to Skagway are getting some help from their non-feathered friends-the Skagway Bird Club . The SBC recently published a report of breeding pairs and the challenges they face.

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  2. Exporting beer to Whitehorse brings red tapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | The Skagway News

    The Whitehorse Liquor Store could be stocking these sumptuous sounding brews and others from Skagway Brewing Co., if not for esoteric importing regulations that inhibit the microbrewery from selling its beers in the Yukon. The eponymous brewpub located in Skagway, Alaska, is beloved by Yukon tourists coming off rigorous hikes up the town's many mountain trails.

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  3. Big-game drawing hunts deadline approachingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Feb. 17 and emailed to individual applicants. The Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park is reaching out to the Skagway community for help in identifying historical photos. On Wednesday (Dec. 14), park staffers will display a number of ...

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  4. Leaving SkagwayRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2016 | Alaska

    The streets of Skagway are quiet in the offseason. For three years, the author called Skagway home and served as editor of the town's weekly newspaper.

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  5. Celtic Yuletide Ball in SkagwayRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    Skagway is hosting a Celtic-themed "Yuletide Ball" with music from Juneau Celtic rock group "Fire on McGinnis." There will be dinner and music.

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  6. Alderworks accepting 2017 summer residency applicationsRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    ... of years leading up to that event, Dyea was a Tlingit fishing and trading village. Jeff and Dorothy Brady of Skagway acquired the retreat property in 2011. The site originally was homesteaded in the 1950s by Dorothy's aunt and uncle. Restoration of ...

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  7. New Klondike exhibits inclusive, immersiveRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    ... theatre - a three-dimensional map raised on a waist high table. The display shows the mountains and valleys between Skagway and Dyea and the Chilkoot and White Pass trails leading to the Klondike Gold Fields. The Chilkoot was faster but steeper, the ...

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  8. a Old worlda holiday feel in SkagwayRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    On a snaining Friday in early December, downtown Skagway was quiet - at least until Yuletide celebrators crowded the sidewalk and slushy streets of 5th and Broadway, waiting for Santa Claus to arrive in his festive fire engine, flip a switch, and light up the town's Christmas tree. For decades, Yuletide has been a big Skagway tradition made up of more detailed ones.

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  9. Bitter cold expected to stick around in Southeast, meteorologist saysRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Mount Juneau bears the recent Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016, snowfall that fell on Alaska's capital city about midday. After a mild start to December, it's gotten bitter cold in Haines and Skagway, with temperatures dropping into the teens and single digits.

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  10. Police & Fire Blotter from Nov. 8 to Nov. 21Read the original story

    Nov 29, 2016 | The Skagway News

    ... Pertinent information and a phone number was passed on to the Haines Police Department. Daniel Artascos, 25, of Skagway, was arrested for Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol. November 16th A hiker reported being charged by an American ...

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  11. Before contamination in Skagway harbor is cleaned up, some want another studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation is taking a more proactive approach to motivate cleanup of the ore basin in Skagway. It brought together harbor owners and users to meet in-person and work toward a solution to long-standing lead contamination in the harbor.

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  12. Paul Theroux keynotes 2017 North WordsRead the original story

    Nov 23, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    After writing nearly fifty books of nonfiction and fiction set in the most exotic of locales, America's greatest travel writer is finally headed for one of Alaska's most notorious: Skagway. Paul Theroux will lead a faculty of seven acclaimed authors at the 8th annual North Words Writers Symposium May 31-June 3 in historic Skagway, Alaska.

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  13. Skagway business owner denied request for retail marijuana storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    This month, the Skagway Planning and Zoning Commission denied a local business owner's request for a marijuana retail store. The conditional use permit was denied not based on local zoning code, but on state law.

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  14. AMHS to raise ferry ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    ... where you are in the system." A Kodiak-Homer ticket is up $2 (from $83 to $85). And a Bellingham, Washington-to-Skagway trip, one of the longer routes, will increase $13 (from $451 to $464). A few routes will have lower ticket prices. For example, ...

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  15. Weekend DIY workshops keep residents busy in SkagwayRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2016 | The Skagway News

    Alaskans are known as do-it-yourselfers and recently a few new skills were mastered, or at least attempted. Workshops in quilting, making twig furniture and cooking cat and dog food, kept folks busy.

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  16. Gary Griggs, Our Ocean Backyard: Measuring a rising oceanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2016 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... how sea level is changing relative to the adjacent land. For some extremes, we can look at areas 3,000 miles apart, Skagway, Alaska, and Eugene Island, Louisiana. At Skagway, sea level is actually dropping relative to the land at 5.8 feet/century, ...

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  17. Norwegian Cruise Line Saw Better Profits Than Expected in the Third QuarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | Skift

    Two Norwegian Cruise Line ships are shown in Skagway, Alaska. The company reported profits that beat Wall Street forecasts on Wednesday.

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  18. APOC orders former Skagway Assemblyman pay $22,000 for incomplete disclosuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The Alaska Public Offices Commission says there is sufficient evidence that longtime Skagway Assemblyman Dan Henry failed to disclose income information on his public office disclosure forms from 2011 to 2013. Early this year, Henry pleaded guilty to multiple counts of failing to timely file federal income tax returns.

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  19. Yukon fire trucks to get second life in NicaraguaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2016 | CBC News

    ... 20 years. (Whitehorse Fire Department) One of the trucks was donated jointly by the volunteer fire departments in Skagway, Alaska and Carcross. Another, Martin bought in Prince Rupert, B.C. for $5,600. "We might be sending a truck down that doesn't ...

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  20. Skagway Assembly appoints seat vacated by Dan Henry resignationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    A familiar face, who lost a write-in campaign to retain his seat, has been appointed to the Skagway Assembly seat vacated by a resignation. Dan Henry turned in his letter of resignation to the Assembly in October, leaving one of the six chairs vacant.

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