Visitors overflow the Broadway boardwalk as a record 9,377 cruise passengers visited Skagway on seven different ships this past Wednesday, June 9. Jeff Brady

-Heard on the Wind-

A visitor got off the cruise ship, looked up, admired the mountains around Skagway and said, “It is so beautiful here, but it is such a shame they clear-cut the tops off all these mountains!”


And asked in the post office, “Do 37 cent stamps work in Alaska too?”
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