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My Turn: Balancing the alternatives

...road is excluded from the SEIS because of road cost. However, the road was to connect Lutak Road in Haines with Klondike Highway in Skagway, 26 miles.The state upgraded and maintains about 9 miles of the road to Dyea. This leaves 18 miles...
New brew, same beer

...Road opponent, compared the Juneau Access Project to another Skagway highway project: the completion of the South Klondike Highway in 1978."Everyone knows most of the people in Skagway were vehemently anti-road when the road to Whitehorse...
Photo: On The Way To Hawaii

John Bursell bikes along the South Klondike Highway down from Whitehorse to Skagway after competing in the 2014 Klondike Road Relay running race up from Skagway to Whitehorse last weekend. Bursell is training for the Hawaii Ironman on October 11.
Pure Sole: Road kill is art

If you happen to be on the South Klondike Highway at, say, about 1 a.m. on Saturday morning and your high beams flash on a form molded into the pavement, please don't just...
My Turn: Why not?

...Carcross known as the southern Klondike Highway and in our region as part of...the southern section of the Klondike Highway is complicated. Even after...highway.The completion of the Klondike Highway resulted in vastly more efficient...
Online registration begins for Buckwheat Ski Classic

...encouraged to check trail condition updates on the site and use the area all winter. The trails are located on the S. Klondike Highway, 27 miles north of Skagway.The Buckwheat Ski Classic will again have 50K, 25K and 10K classic cross country ski...
Southeast lawmakers prepare for session

...shortly the main access to a terminal is Skagway," Egan said. "These ore trucks are going to be driving down the Klondike Highway and a real impediment to the tonnage they can carry is the William Henry Moore Bridge."Improving ferry service in...
Implement governor's transportation plan

...Yukon or Fairbanks; downhill ski in Juneau; snowmobile, cross-country ski or build snow caves along the South Klondike Highway; attend a concert or upper-level education class in Juneau; transport food and supplies to a community; transport...
State Briefs

...his wife, 69, of Sedgwick Kan., were recovered from the wreckage of the private Cessna 172 and carried to the Klondike Highway by members of the Skagway Volunteer Fire Department, Skagway Police Department and the National Transportation Safety...
State Briefs

...shortly after 11 a.m. on Wednesday. The airplane came to rest upside down in a crevasse about 500 feet above the Klondike Highway. The crash site is about 12 miles northeast of Skagway. Witnesses saw the airplane strike trees on the side of...


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