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Articles from the January 12, 2012 edition

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 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    January 12, 2012

GPS data a trade secret? Heli-ski companies want coordinates to be confidential

The Haines Borough Assembly in a 4-2 vote Tuesday introduced an ordinance that would make global positioning system data for helicopter skiing...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    January 12, 2012

Sunken boat stubborn in coming to surface

Mike Smith’s 32-foot sport boat "Lodo" has been for sale for the last few months. "But I guess that’s not going to happen...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    January 12, 2012

Troopers open case into sex abuse report

Alaska State Troopers and the Haines Borough Police Department this week investigated a report of child sexual abuse. "I don’t think...

 
 By Don Nash    News    January 12, 2012

Glacier Bears sweep conference opener

The Haines Glacier Bear basketball season started with a clean sweep of Petersburg last weekend. Here at home, the girls’ scrappy full-court...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    January 12, 2012

Walkers, joggers hard to see on road

To all the people who jog or walk in the dark at night or early morning with mostly black labs and with nothing but a tiny reflective stripe...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    January 12, 2012

Lapham's memory lives on

This winter it has been hard for many of us not to miss Pete Lapham, who for years kept our roads and airport clear of snow, all with a winning smile...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    January 12, 2012

Internet rates raise questions

Alaska Power and Telphone is currently marketing 8MB of Internet speed to folks for $160/month. Currently in the community, the largest block of...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    January 12, 2012

Public meeting on heliport scheduled

Please come to the Jan. 19 public hearing on SEABA’s application to create an additional heliport for their commerical (heli-)ski tours. The...

 
 By Sara Callaghan Chapell    Duly Noted    January 12, 2012

Duly Noted

Friends, patients, and neighbors were saddened to learn of the untimely death of dental practice manager Francis Smalley. Francis died of organ...

 
 By CVN Staff    Duly Noted    January 12, 2012

Duly Noted

  Community Snowshoe Lilly Lake Road, Saturday January 21st 10 a.m. $5 entry for two. Call Sarah Elliott 766-3428. (2f) Rainbow Glacier...