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The story of William Moore and his gold fever

...Tlingit known as Skookum Jim and went around to the Skagway River from a place Alaska Natives called Skagua at the head...canoe struck out for a town called Juneau. Leaving the Skagway River where the Native village of Skagua was located, Moore...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2015-05-10/story-william-moore-and-his-gold-fe
Neighbors
What was first effort to build a road out of Juneau?

...at the time was a road from the future site of Skagway - Capt. William Moore had only just claimed 160 acres in the Skagway River valley the previous year - into the Yukon.If that is the case, the first mention of a true road out of Juneau is...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-25/what-was-first-effort-build-road-out-ju
Local
Traffic forecasts drive Road debate

...winter.The summer figure is about as many cars as use Juneau's Fritz Cove Road on a daily basis or drive over the Skagway River Bridge in Skagway. More cars drive the Haines Highway past the Haines Airport. The Juneau-Douglas bridge sees about...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-25/traffic-forecasts-drive-road-debate
Local
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...like a 2-inch hairline fracture. He also told the U.S. Coast Guard that oil from the spill did not reach the Skagway River even though it did, prosecutors said. A jury acquitted him of seven other counts, including conspiracy and obstructing...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082200/Loc_railroad.shtml
Beryl Johnson: Growing up in Skagway

...Internet, movies, video games and Twitter? For starters there was the swimming hole. Young boys dug a slew off the Skagway River and widened a hole so there was a place to swim, Johnson said. "The boys swam without clothes until they got old...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062109/nei_452995664.shtml
Trial: What led to dock tragedy

...company. The engineering firm also has filed a legal claim against the state, saying it was negligent in monitoring the Skagway River. The firm alleges years of soil and debris accumulation from the river helped build up a delta in Skagway's harbor...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021999/Loc_skagway.html
Local
Around the State

...district, according to Patrick Flatley, owner of Klondike Gold Dredge Tour Co. The dredge is located 1.7 miles up the Skagway River from downtown Skagway. Tours, which include gold panning, are $30 including round-trip transportation from downtown...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082200/Biz_AS.html
Business
Ride the rails into Alaska's outback

...of the nearby East Fork of the Skagway River, the abundance of wildlife...views of the East Fork of the Skagway River and a trail to the Denver Glacier...in 1972 and is located near the Skagway River. Hop off the train at one of...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2011-02-11/ride-rails-alaskas-outback
Outdoors
Ride the rails into Alaska's outback

...of the nearby East Fork of the Skagway River, the abundance of wildlife...views of the East Fork of the Skagway River and a trail to the Denver Glacier...in 1972 and is located near the Skagway River. Hop off the train at one of...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021111/out_783811365.shtml
Outdoors
State Briefs

...connection with a 1994 oil spill by the railroad near Skagway. About 1,500 gallons of heating oil spilled into the Skagway River when a backhoe operator struck and ruptured a pipeline that ran alongside the railroad tracks. Former company president...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082201/sta_briefs.shtml
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