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August 12, 2016
Learn How to Apply to Federal Jobs at Free Program August 18
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August 01, 2016
Injured Bear Dispatched
The brown bear previously wounded during a hazing event in Dyea on July 16 was put down by a National Park Service (NPS) ranger on Saturday, July 30.

July 29, 2016
New Closure Hours on Slide Cemetery Road for Construction Project
As part of the project to improve the Dyea Flats road, new road closure hours will go into effect the week of July 31. At the request of the project contractor Hunz & Hunz Enterprises, the Slide Cemetery and Lost Lake road will be closed from 7pm to 7am daily, excluding holiday weekends.

July 18, 2016
Authorities Looking for Injured Bear in Dyea
Skagway - A young adult brown bear was seriously injured during a “hazing” attempt by a Skagway Police Department (SPD) officer in the National Park Service (NPS) Dyea Campground on the evening of Saturday, July 16. The bear may still be alive and SPD Officers and NPS Rangers will maintain increased presence in the Dyea area in the coming days.

July 10, 2016
Canyon City Ruins Bridge Closure
The bridge between Canyon City campsite and Canyon City Ruins spur trail will be closed immediately. A cable has broken on the suspension bridge, making the bridge unsafe for visitors.

May 04, 2016
Contract awarded to improve Dyea Flats road through the park
Dyea Flats road improvement is scheduled with awarding of work contract.

April 01, 2016
Artwork of Stephanie Ryan, Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park Featured in New Exhibit at U.S. Botanic Garden in D.C.
Local artist, Stephanie Ryan, has artwork inspired by Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park on display at the U.S. Botanic Garden in Washington, D.C.

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