Author: Abbey Collins

2017 Top Stories from Skagway

As 2017 comes to a close, we’re taking a look back at some of the top stories from Skagway this year. https://khns.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/21SkagwayTop.mp3 The future of Skagway’s waterfront was front and center this year. In June, port consultants advised the municipality on how to prepare for larger cruise ships in coming years. They recommended modifying the ore dock. Sean McFarlane is with Moffat & Nichol. “The larger ships are coming to Skagway,” McFarlane said. “And what is important to know and remember is that if you’re not able to accommodate these larger vessels, there’s not a slightly smaller vessel waiting...

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KHNS News – Dec. 22, 2017

https://khns.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/22Newscast.mp3 Skagway Assembly will take up White Pass MOU again after the holidays; Haines Borough appeals the state’s decision on a municipal land selection; ‘Holiday Brass’ a resounding win by former high school band-buddies...

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KHNS News – Dec. 19, 2017

https://khns.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/19Newscast.mp3 Haines team will compete in arts-based economic development training; Winter troll fishery stays open as usual despite chinook concerns; Walker budget restores missing ferry funding...

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