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Funding reallocation spares summer ferry service

...summer mainliner service in Lynn Canal - Juneau to Haines-Skagway by the Malaspina - and eliminated Prince William Sound service...made. She also likened driving 352 miles between Haines and Skagway, a trip that requires two border crossings, to driving from...
Group wants to export crude oil using Skagway's port

...Yukon oil producer is planning to make Skagway No. 2 on the list of Alaska oil ports. Last week, Skagway Mayor Mark Schaefer announced that officials...Yukon are interested in using the port of Skagway to export crude oil to a refinery in Washington...
Skagway's dock sinks

The floating dock in Skagway, the same one which serves as a loading...engineers are currently on their way to Skagway to meet a diver in an effort to identify...for repairs. He said ferry service to Skagway is currently not available. "Ferry...
State authority heads to court over Skagway dock fees

...tangle in court with the owner of a dock in Skagway used by AIDEA's prime customer for the Skagway Ore Terminal, which is owned by the authority...White Pass railroad and dock facilities in Skagway, is attempting to hike fees tenfold for ore...
Panther power: Perfect Skagway blows out Ninilchik for Class 2A crown

Skagway's girls capped off an undefeated season...tournament at the beginning of the season. "Skagway has been the best team all year," Van...Ninilchik's 16. Kaylie O'Daniel, Skagway's player of the game, paced her team...
Editorial: Artist lives on in hearts of Alaskans

...became each other.From the day she stepped off the steamship Princess Louise, not even halfway through her planned Seattle to Skagway sailing, Rie became Alaska.In less than an hour she had secured a job and a place to stay.Two days later, Rie met the...
Skagway drops CIA

...girls basketball team. The Eagles lost to Skagway in the semifinals of the Class 2A state...straight year Tuesday, falling 48-29. Skagway, which won the championship in 2010...CIA coach Rustin Hitchcock said. "Skagway sort of surprised us, even though we...

...presents a free public program by author and KPC history professor Jane Haigh on Soapy Smith, the notorious gold rush con man of Skagway. Thursday, November 14, 7 p.m. at the Kasilof Historical Museum, mile .5 Kalifornsky Beach Road.The Household Electronics...
What others say: Alaska needs rational liquor laws

...promising new business. This summer, they'll open their doors to the cruise tourists who pour like rain into Haines and Skagway.There's only one small problem - under Alaska law, they're legally prohibited from selling their product to anyone who...
What others say: Watch for striped pigs on Feb. 24

...advantage, might they also be willing to bend others? In Skagway and Dyea at the turn of the 20th century, those who operated...willing to tolerate other crimes, and the effect was to turn Skagway into a raw, lawless city where 'Soapy' Smith ruled. One...


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