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

Preschool wins $150K grant for new building

For years, Haines preschoolers have attended classes in an aging 1905-era building with numerous past lives – from U.S. Government school for...

Tourism marketing money in cross-hairs

Haines small business owner Rhonda Hinson takes every advantage she can to bring tourism dollars to her arts-and-crafts store on Main Street. As...

Red kettle a key to Salvation Army efforts

That familiar red kettle and ringing bell are back at Haines stores this holiday season. But before you pass by without a thought, that shiny bucket...

Manger scene attracts prayerful -- and thieves

Haines resident Jim Studley was out Sunday with his tool kit, stapling up a line of twinkly white lights, placing the final touches on a local...

Ski club ready to set trails around valley

After last week’s significant snowfall, local cross-country skiers and winter hikers are ready to hit the backcountry trails, and the Haines Ski...

The ABEF appreciates your support

Thank you to each and every one of you who helped make the Alaska Bald Eagle Festival a success once more! Thanks to our volunteers. Thanks to every...

White Fang returns to town at museum

Our holiday present to the community is our new exhibit on “White Fang: When Hollywood Came to Haines,” which opens Dec. 2 at 5 p.m. This look...

Girls will keep rockin' thanks to you

The organizers of the Haines Girls Rock Camp would like to thank everyone who came out to our fundraising concert Saturday, Nov. 19, at the Chilkat...

Woman's Club bazaar fills scholarship fund

Once again, Haines has shown us that we have the best vendors, the best customers, the best helpers, and by far the best bakers and chili makers in...

Hertz confronted adversity with optimism, faith

Erwin Hertz, a logger-turned-electrician who confronted hardship with optimism and faith, died...

Smith: Paratrooper, logger 'did what he wanted'

A celebration of Leo Smith's life will be held 11 a.m. Saturday morning at the American Legion....

Duly Noted

Bozhi Sebens and parents Tod and Margaret Sebens celebrated Bozhi’s eighteenth birthday by attending their first professional basketball game in...

Police Report

Monday, Nov. 21 A Union Street caller reported vandalism to the gas tank of their vehicle; the total estimate of damages is $150. Wednesday, Nov. 23...

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