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 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 19, 2017 

Privacy issues at play as borough uses drone for zoning enforcement

The Haines Borough has twice used a drone to spot local zoning violations without informing property owners that the unmanned aircraft flew over and...

 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 19, 2017 

Mining Forum panel highlights economy, water degradation

Last weekend's Chilkat Valley Mining Forum drew a large crowd Saturday and Sunday where scientists,...

 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 19, 2017 

Josephson questions Jones Point trail plans

Haines Borough Planning Commission member and newly elected assembly member Brenda Josephson challenged the borough assembly’s letter of support of...


New wrestlers hit the mats

The Glacier Bears wrestling team began their season in Wrangell last weekend with a few new competitors. Teams from Ketchikan, Wrangell, Craig and...

 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 19, 2017 

Volleyball squad finds rhythm in tournament

The Glacier Bears volleyball team competed in the first half of a seeding tournament hosted in Haines Sunday and Monday. Teams from Wrangell,...


Skilled tradesman remembered as hard worker, loving father

For 23 years Mike Murphy (59) worked for Roger Schnabel at Southeast Roadbuilders. "We met in 1980,...

 By CVN Staff    Weather    October 19, 2017 


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 By CVN Staff    Church    October 19, 2017 

Church Services Directory

Church services for Haines: (directory of advertisers) Haines Baptist Sixth and Main Phone: 907-314-0387 Pastor Royce L. McCoy Sunday: 10:30 a.m.... Full story

 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 12, 2017

Federal inspector intercepts heroin in Washington; sets up sting at local post office

Police arrested a young couple during a sting operation Tuesday afternoon after the pair picked up a package from the post office containing what...

 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 12, 2017

Harbor contractor wants $1 million from borough

Pacific Pile & Marine is seeking $1 million from the Haines Borough, claiming the sea floor was harder than described in bid documents for dredging...

 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 12, 2017

Legion ends NFL viewing

Haines’ American Legion Lynn Canal Post 12 has stopped airing NFL games until the football league “restores proper respect to our flag and...

 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 12, 2017

Assembly wants university to delay logging in Mud Bay

The Haines Borough Assembly is asking the University of Alaska to delay awarding the Chilkat Peninsula timber sale contract until they can meet and...

 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 12, 2017

Borough to tax tobacco and pot

Tobacco and marijuana taxes will take effect Jan. 1, 2018 after the assembly voted to approve the excise taxes Tuesday. The assembly voted 4-2 to...

 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 12, 2017

Museum to exhibit Chilkat Valley culture through time and story

The Haines Sheldon Museum will open its new exhibit “Everything from afar drifts ashore,” Friday, Oct. 20 at 5 p.m. The exhibit is based on Dan He...

 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 12, 2017

Beets, Cheetos make mouths water

It's not easy to create a five-star dish using beets, anchovies, chili powder, Cheetos and gummy...


Mechanic loved his work; gave trusted advice

About forty friends gathered at Jones Point Cemetery Wednesday to pay last respects to Dave Dal Maso, who died suddenly on Sept. 30 of apparent heart... Full story


Duly Noted

Cross-country coach Chandler Kemp headed out of town last week. He’s returning to Palo Alto, Calif., where he works as a consultant on energy...

 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 5, 2017

Borough won't seek grant for Lutak Dock this year

The Haines Borough will not seek federal grant funding this year to rebuild the Lutak Dock. The decision comes after a community meeting last week...

 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 5, 2017

Voters elect Hill, Josephson and Scott; last seat still close

Haines voters re-elected Jan Hill as mayor and chose Brenda Josephson and Stephanie Scott to serve on the Haines Borough Assembly during Tuesday’s...

 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 5, 2017

Chicken loses wing after hawk attack; adjusts to life indoors

Kelsey Taylor’s Naked Neck Chicken Wendy is one tough hen, despite the fact that she’ll soon be wearing a diaper. Taylor’s egg-laying hen,...

 By Natalie Helms    News    October 5, 2017

Board opts for in-house superintendent search

The Haines Borough School Board decided Tuesday to conduct the district’s superintendent search in-house with assistance from a consultant and...

 By Natalie Helms    News    October 5, 2017

Public versus private; residents debate downtown property use

The Haines Borough Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee recommended Thursday the borough assembly designate the property at Third Avenue and Main...

 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 5, 2017

Hunter harvests first moose after seven years hunting in Unit 1D

The Alaska Department of Fish and Game closed the Unit 1D moose hunt at 11:59 p.m. Tuesday night after hunter harvest reports totaled 25 bulls, the...

 By Natalie Helms    News    October 5, 2017

Superintendent search draws on low fund balance

Haines Borough School District Interim Superintendent Rich Carlson said Tuesday he is “cautiously optimistic” about the district’s budget...

 By Natalie Helms    News    October 5, 2017

Police to experiment with new jails program aimed at diversion

The Haines Borough Police Department was the first of 15 rural Alaskan communities to sign a contract with the state to receive funding for new...


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