December 12, 2014 issue

News Classified Ads cost 40 cents per word, $4 minimum. Ads must be pre-paid unless advertiser has a business account with the newspaper. Skagway residents may drop off ad and payment at the News Depot. Payment can be made by cash, check or credit card. Out-of-town ads must be pre-paid with a credit card and should be phoned in to 907-983-2354. All ads appear in our on-line edition for a minimum of two weeks. Next issue deadline: Dec. 17.


ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT NEEDED: I am looking for an energetic and diligent person who can keep records of calls/emails from clients and customers, communicate effectively, document related issues. This is a flexible position student and others can apply send resume to,22b)


HOME FOR SALE on 11th Ave between main and state. 4 bedroom, 3.25 bath house with an attic studio, and separate entrance garden level apartment. Has a beautiful wood stove including 2 years split lumber making this the perfect year round oasis. Great for a single family, but spacious enough to be suitable for employee housing. Home is big, but has a small footprint leaving lots of garden space for a single lot. Many recent improvements. $419,000. 907-612-0202. (16cb)

HOME FOR SALE - PRICE REDUCED: 1350 Main, large single story house on two lots, 4BR, 3BA, LR, Den. Lots of storage. Covered patio, attic, and fenced yard, large heated garage/workshop. Mature trees, raspberries. One block to school, clinic, and Rec Ctr. $365,0000. Call or email Reed 209-768-8612,

STUDIO APARTMENTS: Avail for winter or year-round rent. Fully equipped kitchens. In town on 7th at Broadway. Call Tony 513-675-3936. (15cb)

APARTMENTS FOR RENT: 1-studio apartment and 1-1bedroom w/kitchen available now. 1-2 bedroom w/full kitchen available 10-1-14. 983-3121 or 983-3136. (14cb)

1-BEDROOM APT. Avail. 10-1-14 through 4-30-15. Spacious apt w/fully equipped eat-in kitchen. Washer/dryer. Call Tony 513-675-3936. (9cb)

TWO 2-BEDROOM HOUSES, Tuff shed, on 5,000 sq. ft. lot; 49 and 69 Main – 1st & Main. $197,000. Casey McBride, 563-382-4199. (15cb)


1/2 ACRE industrial/commercial land for lease, mile 2.25 Klondike Hwy. Call 907-983-2408. (14cb)

For Lease - New Retail Building to be constructed directly across from the White Pass & Yukon Depot and adjacent to the Diamonds International Building on the northwest corner of 2nd Avenue and Spring Street. Building will have approximately 3,500 SF of retail space and apartments upstairs. Contact: David Brena (425) 306-2020.(21cb)

RETAIL SPACE ON BROADWAY for lease. See info at: . (1cb)

CENTRAL BOILER OUTDOOR WOOD FURNACE. Safe, Clean, Efficient, WOOD HEAT. 25 year warranty available. Alaska Native Arts & Foods 907-766-2458(21,22b)

BELL’S ALASKAN SEAFOOD and fresh flowers. 1-907-766-2950. (1cb)

CHILKAT VALLEY NEWS & WHITEHORSE STAR available at Skaguay News Depot & Books. (1cp)

FOR SALE: The Skagway News Co. Successful community newspaper and visitor guide, year-round bookstore, popular websites. Perfect for young, energetic news/retail couple or partnership who want to take over from owner who, after 35 years, wants to do more writing and book publishing, but will remain to assist in transition. Must be pre-approved for NPS sublease. Willing to sell newspaper separately. Owner will finance for qualified buyer with 10% down payment. Serious inquiries only. For details call Jeff at 907-983-2354. (1c)


FOOD BANK DONATIONS WELCOME. Donations may be sent to the Food Bank, PO Box 200, Skagway, AK 99840. The local Food Bank helps those in need with groceries. If you need assistance, or know anyone who needs assistance, at any time of year, call any pastor or 612-0313. (1cp)

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Municipality of Skagway

Notice of Hearing

The Borough Assembly will sit as the Board of Appeals at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 16, 2014, in the Assembly chambers, to continue its hearing of the following:

Appeal of Planning & Zoning Commission's Decision Regarding Conditional Use Permit #14-64, Alaska Mountain Guides, Request to Use Property for Commercial Bird Tour.

Elizabeth F. Smith is making application for a new Duplicate Beverage Dispensary Tourism [Sec. 04.11.400(d)] liquor license, doing business as Morning Wood Hotel Bar, located at 4th and State Street, Skagway, AK 99840. Interested persons should submit written comment to their local governing body, the applicant, and to the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board at 2400 Viking Drive, Anchorage, AK 99501. (published 11/26/2014, 12/12/2014, 12/24/2014)

Divorced: Glenn and Shirley Mitchell are no longer man and wife. Glenn Mitchell is not responsible for any debts incurred (owed) by Shirley Mitchell.