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Headlights required on Haines Highway

Drivers cruising the Haines Highway are now required to keep their headlights on at all times. In early July, the Alaska Department of...

Hawkweed on march, 'hell to pay'

Appearances can be deceiving when it comes to the sweet-smelling, colorful hawkweed spreading around Haines. The invasive flower is a pretty plant...

State fair seeking exhibits, volunteers

Maya Feldman said she may put a price tag on “Three Little Birds Outside My Window,” a papier-mache statue she’s entering as an exhibit in the...

Borough brass to staff booth at fairgrounds

Haines Borough employees and elected officials will be manning a booth at the Southeast Alaska State Fair this year.   Manager David Sosa said...

Tourists injured after ATV rolls

Two Texan tourists rolled their ATV off the side of a mountain near 7 Mile Lutak Road Sunday after overshooting a turn on an established trail....

Scott's call to sell school appalling

We are appalled at Mayor Scott’s opinion in the July 17, 2014 edition of the CVN, concerning Mosquito Lake School that we should “get rid of...

Ambulance crews are well-trained, caring

I’d like to express my sincere thanks for the rapid, kind and professional manner in which the ambulance crew responded to my wife’s emergency...

Becky's Place helps women in need

The community of Haines continues to be an inspiration. There are many organizations that work to uplift and support others. Most recently,...

KHNS staff and board threw great party

I would like to thank the incredible staff and board at KHNS for keeping community radio vital and thriving in Haines, Klukwan and Skagway. My years...

Editorial

Back when it hosted the statewide community theater festival ACTFest, Haines billed itself as “Alaska’s Theater Town.” That may have been an...

Duly Noted

Reed Scott-Schwalbach and Chris Celauro married July 19 at the Fort Seward tribal house. Reed’s mother and Haines mayor Stephanie...

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