November 14, 2014 • Vol. XXXVII, No. 20
We Salute Our Veterans
Attendants of the Veteran’s Day Dinner raise their hands to their hearts as Renee Koher sings “God Bless America” at the Elks on Tuesday. Elise Giordano
Top Stories (now posted)
• Local hunter shoots bear on east side of railroad tracks; Public Works discusses possibilities for the future
• Arizona pit bull finds solace with Skagway family
• Opponents outweigh supporters during Juneau Access hearing
• 2014 General Election too close to call; Begich won’t concede to Sullivan, Walker maintains lead over Parnell
THE WALKING DEAD- Participants of the 2014 Have-A-Heart Zombie Walk make their way downtown on Oct. 28 . Elise Giordano
• BOROUGH DIGEST: NPS easement causes stir; Rezoning in Dyea; Capital Improvements projects.
• SCHOOL BOARD: Skagway school named an Alaska Reward school; Spelling bee; School surveillance; New hires.
• ARTS BEAT: Maria in the Shower; Silversmithing; CHICAGO.
• SPORTS & REC.: Panthers win against Sitka; Wrestling team plays in Juneau tournament, prepares for Haines.
• OPINION: Open letter to our governor elect: road vs. ferry.
Next issue is November 26, 2014 (deadline: Nov. 21).
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