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 By Kevin Ward    News    August 1, 2013

Disc golf to teach physics

The Haines Borough Public Library will be hosting free disc golf lessons where kids will not only learn the rules of the game, but the physics behind...

 
 By Kevin Ward    News    August 1, 2013

Skate contest draws 60 people

Garrett Kroschel and Keanu Lynch took top awards in Mike’s Bikes and Boards second annual Fair Time Skate Competition Friday. Around 60 people...

 
 By Kevin Ward    News    July 18, 2013

Hazardous waste event Saturday

The annual household hazardous waste collection event will be held 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, July 19 at the old city shop on Union Street at Sixth Aven...

 
 By Kevin Ward    News    July 18, 2013

Landfill improves drainage

Haines Sanitation landfill is addressing a recurring issue of water mixing with waste by constructing three drainage control structures. “For many...

 
 By Kevin Ward    News    July 5, 2013

Harvey, Sundberg lead skate contest

Randy Harvey and Keegan Sundberg took top awards at the Mike’s Bikes and Boards Skateboard Competition Saturday. Seven skaters entered and about 50...

 
 By Kevin Ward    News    June 13, 2013

Hoops court honors memory of Williamson

A Fort Seward basketball court doubles as a memorial for drowning victim Andrew Williamson. Williamson, an enthusiastic basketball player, died while...

 
 By Kevin Ward    News    June 13, 2013

Expert plans to band local hummingbirds

Fred Bassett, a national hummingbird expert, arrives in Haines Friday, June 14 to band rufous hummingbirds. Bassett recently banded 350 rufous...

 
 By Kevin Ward    News    June 6, 2013

Craig's derby winner: 34.7 pounds

Former resident Chauncey Craig reeled in a 34.7-pound fish to win the 35th annual Haines Sportsman’s Association King Salmon Derby on its final...

 
 By Kevin Ward    News    May 30, 2013

Vets, residents honor nation's fallen soldiers

Around 70 people gathered at the Jones Point Cemetery Monday for a moment of remembrance and appreciation for fallen servicemen and women. Vietnam vet...

 
 By Kevin Ward    News    May 30, 2013

David's 28-pounder leads king derby

Anglers fishing the first weekend of the annual Haines Sportsman’s Association King Salmon Derby turned in 15 fish – including seven caught in Chi...