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 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 20, 2017 

All drug charges against Lari dropped

The state dismissed all drug charges against Dean Lari last week because of what a magistrate judge described as a “technicality” and Lari’s...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 20, 2017 

Early data on goats presented

Alaska Department of Fish and Game biologist Kevin White presented Thursday preliminary findings of a seven-year study on regional mountain goat...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 20, 2017 

'Girls Rock' the focus of weekend concerts

Local and state musicians will rock out this weekend at the Chilkat Center and Pioneer Bar to raise money for Haines girls to attend this summer’s...

 
 By Natalie Helms    News    April 20, 2017 

Sportsmen considering coho derby

With unprecedented restrictions on fishing for king salmon, the Haines Sportsman’s Association has turned to coho. Group president Charlie DeWitt...

 
 By Natalie Helms    News    April 20, 2017 

Statewide gathering of Legion next week

The Haines American Legion chapter will host Alaska’s 98th American Legion Department Convention April 27-29, bringing more than 95 people to town....

 
 By Natalie Helms    News    April 20, 2017 

Klukwan School loses principal after 3 years

The superintendent of Chatham School District, who also serves as Klukwan School principal, resigned last week. Superintendent Bernie Grieve...

 
 By Natalie Helms    News    April 20, 2017 

Mining steering committee plans forum on issues

A new mining steering committee recently organized by Takshanuk Watershed Council plans to educate the public through a “comprehensive and...

 
 By Natalie Helms    News    April 20, 2017 

Planners mum on plans for pot farm

Marijuana cultivation is legal statewide, but municipalities have the option to more stringently regulate it or outlaw it all together. In the face...

 
 By Natalie Helms    News    April 20, 2017 

Klukwan program aimed at youth jobs

Klukwan high school students are learning the basics of pre-employment skills and career exploration, hoping to snag a job this summer at local busine...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    April 20, 2017 

Fish habitat regulations a concern for advisory committee

Members of the Upper Lynn Canal Fish and Game Advisory Committee expressed support for more public notification of work impacting salmon habitat...

 
 By Natalie Helms    News    April 20, 2017 

Sportsmen set sights on upgrade for range

The Haines Sportsman’s Association is planning a facelift of its Mud Bay Road rifle range. Board member Shane Horton said the group will start...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 20, 2017 

Assembly debates police issues

After reviewing a large budget increase for the police department, the Haines Borough Assembly discussed a host of police issues during a budget...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 20, 2017 

For differing reasons, revolving loan funds stalled

Between an apparent lack of awareness and the inability to continue financing due to default, two local revolving business loan-funding options have...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 20, 2017 

Biologist cites high diversity among goats

According to information provided at last week’s goat presentation by Alaska Department of Fish and Game: -43 percent of mountain goats die from...

 
 By Natalie Helms    News    April 20, 2017 

Planners seek to expand notification

The Haines Borough Planning Commission voted to notify more neighbors when development projects are being planned. Households within 500 feet of a...

 

Sele served city and bank as clerk

Dorothy Sele, who worked as a clerk for the City of Haines and as a teller at the Haines bank, died...

 

Clerk, attorney give go-ahead on recall

The effort to recall three Haines Borough Assembly members is moving forward. Borough clerk Julie Cozzi, consulting with borough attorney Brooks Chand...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 13, 2017

Assembly settles with Seward

The Haines Borough Assembly voted 5-1 Tuesday for a $55,000 settlement with former manager Bill Seward. Seward threatened a wrongful termination...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 13, 2017

Morphet releases police complaints

Assembly member Tom Morphet made public four complaints against Haines police officers Tuesday, leading some members to question his methods despite...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 13, 2017

First application filed for growing marijuana

Longtime resident Carol Waldo has applied for Haines’ first marijuana establishment license. Using the business name Glacier Bay Farms, Waldo...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 13, 2017

Highway lukewarm to police

Haines Highway residents raised points including essential emergency services, resistance to active patrols, and better tax representation to Haines...

 
 By Natalie Helms    News    April 13, 2017

Regional EMS pros coming to Haines

The 34th annual Southeast Region Emergency Medical Services Symposium will take place in Haines, April 18-22, 2018, a first for the community....

 
 By Natalie Helms    News    April 13, 2017

Habra to speak on the state of school district

Haines School District superintendent Tony Habra will make “State of the District” presentations for the community this month, spelling out where...

 
 By Natalie Helms    News    April 13, 2017

Student musicians win laurels

Haines High School musicians received superior ratings for their performances at the Southeast Regional Spring Music Festival in Sitka last week....

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 13, 2017

Manager candidate interviews scheduled

By way of conversation and a coin toss, Haines Borough officials organized two community meetings with manager applicants. Residents will get to ask q...

 

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