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Articles from the January 24, 2013 edition

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 By Tom Morphet    News    January 24, 2013

What's up with local gas price?

Motorists may get a break in what they’re paying at the pump with the arrival of a fuel barge here in 10 days. Or not. Haines Borough Assembly...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    January 24, 2013

Earnest scores a 'satisfactory'

The Haines Borough Assembly gave manager Mark Earnest a “satisfactory” evaluation Tuesday, a decision that came during an executive session at a...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    January 24, 2013

Borough evicts man at harbor

A local man has been banned from Haines Borough ports and harbors indefinitely after allegedly threatening the harbormaster. Harbormaster Phil Benner...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    January 24, 2013

Crash knocks out electric

A Haines Borough grader struck a power pole on Deishu Drive Monday morning, knocking out electricity areawide for about 10 minutes. Carlos Jimenez,...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    January 24, 2013

Local 3rd in Alcan

Rookie racer Michael T. Ward of Haines walked away with $4,000 in prize money after finishing third overall at last weekend’s Alcan 200 snow...

 
 News    January 24, 2013

DDF competes in Ketchikan; state championship next

The Haines drama, debate and forensics team competed in Ketchikan last weekend, its final regional meet before the state championship in mid-February....

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    January 24, 2013

Metlakatla tops Bears

The Haines Glacier Bears were winless in a slate of basketball games this weekend, but each squad had at least one contest that went down to the...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    January 24, 2013

More input sought on 25 Mile rezone

The Haines Borough Planning Commission is struggling to craft some sort of compromise regarding the potential rezone of the Chilkat Lake Road area....

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    January 24, 2013

Mining trip: Necessary or junket?

Some Haines Borough officials are questioning whether the borough is spending its time and money wisely by sending three public officials to a...

 
 News    January 24, 2013

Dog kill brings tips

Haines Police have received “literally hundreds” of tips, hints and rumors on who may be responsible for last week’s killing of a dog and...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    January 24, 2013

Board asked to explain spending

Haines Borough Assembly members say they want more information on school board spending decisions following the board’s approval of $619,000 for...

 
 News    January 24, 2013

Museum seeks family histories

If you think you have an exciting personal history, or think you know someone who does, the Sheldon Museum is looking for the story. The museum...

 
 News    January 24, 2013

Correction

Last week’s front-page story on two dogs that were shot by arrows misidentified the owner of the dog Maple as Mike Kinison. Jeremiah Kinison is the...

 
 Letters    January 24, 2013

Why is dock at top of priority list?

I’ve been very disturbed to read that the assembly put the Lutak Dock project at the top of our funding list. Shouldn’t we be having a public...

 
 Letters    January 24, 2013

Resist threats to liberty and justice

During recent debate surrounding the Alaska Class Ferry design controversy, a statement was made outside of this publication that Alaskans...

 
 By Tom Morphet    Duly Noted    January 24, 2013

Duly Noted

Glacier Swim Club coach Patty Morgan was in town with her charges during last weekend’s Winter Games North swim meet. Morgan is now working...

 
 Blotter    January 24, 2013

Police Report

Monday, Jan. 21 A woman reported continuing harassment from another woman who repeatedly calls to insult her. The caller requested the situation be...