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Joyride Ends in Crash at 8 Mile Haines Highway

AP&T reports theft of $6,000 from office

An Alaska Power and Telephone employee reported $6,000 in cash stolen from the downtown business Thursday morning. Darren Belisle, AP&T’s power...

Crash caps rise in car crimes

Haines Borough Police are investigating a joyride gone awry this week, the latest in a series of vehicle riflings and thefts that started a month...

Sosa drops policy on disclosing employees' histories

Haines Borough Manager David Sosa will not pursue a proposed policy aimed at discouraging the borough from entering into nondisclosure agreements...

Class plumbs history of village at Klucktoo

Local histories of a Native village known as Klucktoo say it was destroyed by a mudslide in the 1890s and abandoned, but a recent review of historic...

O'Connor takes over Public Health office

The Haines Public Health office is holding an open house starting 1 p.m. Tuesday for residents to...

Jackson still feels unwelcome in Haines

It’s been 11 years since I was proven innocent of the crime I never did, but I have almost five years in prison and three-and-a-half years on...

'Emergency hire' was no emergency

According to merriam-webster.com, the definition of “emergency” is “an unexpected and usually dangerous situation that calls for immediate...

Express your interest in Lutak Dock

The Lutak Dock is very important to the Haines region and has been since it was built in 1953. It is the economic engine that fuels the Haines...

Ski contest will showcase magic of area

Congratulations to Southeast Alaska Backcountry Adventures for working hard to bring the Freeride World Tour (FWT) competition to Haines this coming...

Editorials

Christmas lights already strung around town are a welcome sight. It’s been gray around here since June and the weatherman says we’re in for...

Duly Noted

Nearly 100 people attended the fundraiser for Rita Brouillette and Frank Hickman Saturday at the Senior Center. Rita and Frank are expecting a...

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