Chilkat Valley News - Serving Haines and Klukwan, Alaska since 1966

 
Cut-outs Bring New Meaning to Head of the Class

Washington, D.C. cop offered job as chief

The Haines Borough Assembly emerged Tuesday from a 45-minute closed-door session to confirm interim manager Brad Ryan’s decision to negotiate a...

VanSpronsen forfeits police badge

Former Alaska Wildlife Trooper and Haines Borough Police Department officer Ken VanSpronsen has become the fifth Haines law enforcement officer in...

Plainclothes officer to walk grounds during Beer Fest

Haines Borough interim police chief Josh Dryden said he has been getting flack for his decision to station an officer in street clothes at this...

Puppeteers make debut on big stage

After years of performing in makeshift tents, basements and other small venues around town, the Haines puppetry troupe Geppetto’s Junkyard is...

Klukwan School graduates 3

Preschooler David Hotch, eighth-grader Natalia Holcomb and high school senior Rachel Katzeek graduated during a ceremony Friday at Klukwan School....

George Mark Park looks like hay farm

A few years ago, the Chamber of Commerce thought it would be a good idea to have a flower bed in front of the parking lot at Third Avenue and Main...

Hot dog sale boosts History Day trip

We have some more thank-yous to say to the community of Haines for their donations to our History Day trip! We are very grateful to have received...

Thanks for helping Mosquito Lake effort

The Friends of Mosquito Lake School and Community Center (FMLSCC) would like to thank all of the businesses and individuals who made our May 21...

CVN editorial on manager disingenuous

Am I misperceiving, or was the Chilkat Valley News in their May 19 editorial “welcoming” our new borough manager to Haines being deliberately...

Editorial

Who is in charge of scheduling in this town? No one. Should there be? Consider: On Saturday, May 14, civic-minded folks were forced to choose...

Duly Noted

About 70 out-of-town friends and family members from Alaska, the Lower 48 and even Guatemala converged in Haines for the wedding of Alisa Beske and...

 
 
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