Oil company seeks to export Yukon crude from Skagway

...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...
Stop "The Road" from moving forward

...days a year. With the majority of Juneauites favoring mainline ferry service over a road and the communities of Haines and Skagway being overwhelmingly opposed to the road, the suggestion that the road is political may be more than a hunch. Here's an...
Opinion: Measuring 'the road's' value without subsidies

...a day could use the road. Who are these likely users? I can't imagine many people will routinely travel from Haines or Skagway just to shop at Costco, Walmart or Fred Meyer. Nor do I think there'll be a significant increase in Juneauites traveling...
Empire Editorial: Alaska needs rational liquor laws, not bumbling bureaucracy

...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...
Juneau clerks brought in to help with Skagway mail help ease staffing problems at the Skagway post office.Ernie Swanson says there had been issues with two clerks at the Skagway office being absent or unavailable long the Juneau clerks would be in Skagway, which also has an acting postmaster...
Mammography van is on the move

...addition to the three locations this spring, the mobile mammogram van will be traveling to Hydaburg, Klawock, Craig, Hoonah, Skagway and Haines in August.The SEARHC WISEWOMAN Women's Health Program provides free clinical breast exams, mammograms, Pap...
Perseverance Theatre opens "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" in Anchorage

...Seminar" and "Treasure Island") plays Brick; actor and screenwriter Elizabeth M. Kelly of Los Angeles plays Maggie; Skagway actress Meredith H. Schmidt plays Mae; local actress and choreographer Ricci Adan plays Big Mama; Los Angeles actor Herbert...
In capital budget, millions for Juneau infrastructure but nothing for schools

...Egan and Rep. Sam Kito III, D-Juneau - met in early March to prioritize requests from their districts, which include Skagway, Petersburg and Gustavus as well as Juneau."When we get together we don't take up what the governor has already put into...
State | Local | AK legislature
Riverbend Elementary School gets new boss from Haines Alaska for 16 years, four of those in Southeast. He was a math teacher, guidance counselor and testing coordinator in Skagway as well as a principal for the Aniak Schools in the Kuspuk School District."North Pole High School principal Bridget Lewis...
Mayors split on Juneau Access Road at Skagway summit

...City and Borough of Juneau, Municipality of Skagway Borough and Haines Borough met in Skagway Friday for a summit on regional cooperation...afternoon's Northern Lynn Canal Neighbors Summit at Skagway City Hall, with Juneau Mayor Merrill Sanford...


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