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Articles from the January 19, 2012 edition

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 By Margaret Friedenauer    News    January 19, 2012

Ground shift threatens roads, homes

In what Haines Borough officials are calling “significant ground failure” cracks and heaves...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    January 19, 2012

Borough manager's contract extended

The Haines Borough Assembly approved an 18-month contract extension and 2 percent pay raise for borough manager Mark Earnest following an evaluation...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    January 19, 2012

Alcan racers ready; purse increased

The 43rd Alcan 200 offers $1,500 in guaranteed prize money for the first local finisher on Saturday at 42 Mile Haines Highway. Chris Brooks of Haines...

 
 By Don Nash    News    January 19, 2012

Wolves sweep Bears at home and away

After sweeping Petersburg the previous week, the Haines Glacier Bears got swept by the Sitka Wolves. Girls’ team leader and spark plug Hannah Wing...

 
 By Margaret Friedenauer    News    January 19, 2012

Cause of lodge fire hard to pinpoint

While Bruce Bauer is hell-bent on making his Mosquito Lake lodge rise from the ashes, the cause of the fire that destroyed most of the structure may...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    January 19, 2012

Andes climb aims to determine true height of grand peaks

Haines resident Chandler Kemp and a hiking buddy from Sitka are waiting to see if research they conducted a year ago resolves a decades-long debate...

 
 By Tom Morphet    Duly Noted    January 19, 2012

Duly Noted

Stoli Antoanetova Lende and Nels Wolf Lynch were married Friday afternoon at the Chilkat Center, surrounded by family and friends. Don Nash served as... Full story

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    January 19, 2012

Be safe and be seen

In response to the letter to the editor about walkers and joggers that are hard to see, we would like to remind Alaskans that the Alaska Injury... Full story

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    January 19, 2012

Smith was a trailblazer

I was moved by the fine obituary for Norm Smith Sr. in a recent issue of the Chilkat Valley News. I met him three or four times over the years, but... Full story

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    January 19, 2012

Assemblyman offers apology, thanks

I would like to formally apologize to my constituents, the members of the Haines Borough Assembly, the clerk, the mayor and the manager for my... Full story

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    January 19, 2012

AP&T rebuts price analysis

In response to Kathleen Menke’s letter, while we review your comments about price, it seems as though your analysis is that of a glass is half empty... Full story

 
 By CVN Staff    Blotter    January 19, 2012

Police Blotter

Monday, Jan. 16 A Fourth Avenue caller was concerned about intruders after the front door of their residence opened and closed. Police found nothing... Full story

 
 By Heather Lende    Obituaries    January 19, 2012

Laughter and selflessness defined Smalley's life

Francis Lourdes Smalley, 53, died of organ failure on Jan. 7 at Providence Hospital in Anchorage, surrounded by her loved ones. Dr. Patrick Smalley... Full story