April 11, 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: April 21.


JOB OPENINGS: Skagway School District has the following job openings for the 2014-2015 school year: Elementary Teacher Grade 5/6, Physical Education & Vocational Teacher, and Science & Technology Teacher. Additional information is available on the District’s web site www.skagwayschool.org or you can contact the school office at 983-2960. Closing date is Friday, April 18, 2014 at 4:00 p.m. (6b)
JOIN THE RADIO TEAM! KHNS has an immediate job opening for a part-time news reporter and eventual morning host. Complete job description with information to apply online at http://www.khns.org/khns-job-opportunities. (6b)

AVIS RENT A CAR is looking for rental sales agents and car wash attendants for our summer operations in Skagway. Qualified candidates will be outgoing, professional, customer service oriented, efficient, and like working in a fast paced business. The positions are seasonal [May 1st to Sept. 30th]. Customer service experience is a bonus but Avis will provide training. Interested candidates should email a cover letter and resume to info@avisalaska.com (5-8b)

CORRINGTON’S looking for seasonal help. Part time full time available. Please call Mickie at 907-612-0256. E-mail nancycorrington@gmail.com. (5cb)

SUMMER HELP WANTED: Klondike Café & Alaska Shoppe seeking full-time and part-time employees for the entirety of the summer 2014 season. Competitive wages. You must have your own housing. Contact Tony 513-675-3936; thsales@fuse.net (2cb)


DUPLEX FOR SALE: 20th & Alaska St. Northside: 3 bedroom, 1 bath; Southside: 2 bedroom, 1 bath. As is: All beds, furniture, kitchen gear included. Great employee housing. $259,000. Call Lenise, 907-314-0456. (6pv)

FOR SALE – 335 20th Avenue, 1,200 SF modular house circa 1999, 3 bedrooms, 2 bath, on one lot. Price reduced for a quick sale, $169,000. Contact: David Brena: (907) 983-3145. (2cb)

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)


RETAIL SPACE on 4th and Broadway for Lease. For info call 907-723-8831. (6cb)

SELF STORAGE UNIT: 75 sq. ft., has built-in shelving. Drive-up location, 7th & Broadway. Call Tony, 513-675-3936. (5cb)
LEE RENTALS STORAGE UNITS: 5th & Alaska St. 10x12 units available. Contact 916-934-9946. (1cb)

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

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

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% downpayment. Serious inquiries only. For details call Jeff at 907-983-2354. (1c)

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


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 983-2127. (1cp)

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO OUR APRIL SISTERS ANNIE & HILLERY! Great to have you together celebrating in Skagway!

Births, weddings, obits & other announcements are free of charge; just e-mail your news to skagnews@aptalaska.net


Municipality of Skagway
NOTICE – APRIL 1, 2014

• Bobby & Nikita Jagtiani- Klassique Jewelers I & Klassique Jewelers II
• Janilyn Heger- Alaskan Sojourn Hostel
• Gary Heger- Heger Construction
• Janilyn Heger & Rebecca Heise- Juniper Canyon Designs
• Terra Peters- Flying Squirrel Espresso
• Elli Braaten-Playin Hookie Charters
(publish 4/11/14)

Municipality of Skagway Utility Rate Study
Request for Proposals - Professional Services
April 1, 2014

The Municipality of Skagway requests proposals from qualified consulting firms to conduct utility rate studies with appropriate analysis and recommendations for Water, Wastewater, Solid Waste and Harbor services. Detailed information and a copy of the proposal package can be obtained from the Municipality of Skagway by e-mail at m.gihl@skagway.org. (publish 4/11/14)

Project Name: Skagway Dyea Road
Improvement Project
DOT&PF Project Number:
Public Notice Effective
February 22 to April 30, 2014:

Hamilton Construction, LLC will continue roadway improvement work on various sections of the Dyea Road.
Please pay attention to traffic control devices and flaggers when traveling between Milepost 5 and Milepost 9.
Road closures may occur between the hours of 9:00 AM and 2:00 PM Monday thru Saturday.
Hamilton Construction, LLC can be reached at 907-983-2702 or you may contact the DOT Project Office at 907-983-2396 for additional information.
Thank you for your cooperation during this construction project.
(publish 2/28, 3/14, 3/28, 4/11, 4/25/14)