Skagway filed suit last year, challenging the redistricting board’s legislative map pairing it with the Mendenhall Valley by arguing that it was more socio-economically aligned with downtown Juneau.
After an investigation that spanned more than a year, geologists say that loose, saturated soil and weak bedrock were behind the December 2020 landslide.
The initiative pairs mentors with apprentices to develop traditional skills — and to foster vital cultural and traditional knowledge of the Chilkat Valley.
Canada will still require U.S. travelers to complete the ArriveCAN process and show proof of vaccination to enter the country.
State economist Neil Fried says it will be a challenge for businesses to attract seasonal workers who’ve found full-time work since the pandemic started.
A ballot measure to decide whether to turn Skagway’s health clinic over to a regional tribal health consortium could go before voters later this year.
The RV park was purchased in 2013 from the Catholic Church and is currently awaiting an archeological study.
The exhibit will showcase stories of the known carvers and provide the public an opportunity to learn more about Lingít people of the early 1900s.
Existing container homes and fabric-covered structures like yurts are grandfathered in.
The new regulations call for more thorough instruction for anyone seeking a new class B license or higher.