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Articles from the January 26, 2012 edition

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 By Margaret Friedenauer    News    January 26, 2012

Ground slump still vexing

Sub-surface movement continues in the Oceanview Drive and Lutak Road area, prompting the Haines Borough late last week to implement its emergency...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    January 26, 2012

Permit for 26 Mile heliport struck down

The Haines Borough Planning Commission last week in a 3-3 vote denied a company’s request for a permit to use a 26 Mile heliport for commercial...

 
 By Margaret Friedenauer    News    January 26, 2012

Starving cub put down in Klukwan

A malnourished brown bear cub seen around Klukwan recently was put down by wildlife troopers this...

 
 By Margaret Friedenauer    News    January 26, 2012

Vandals are likely culprits in destruction of weather station

As if the snow gauges and meteorological equipment didn’t have enough to deal with this winter, the weather station at the Haines School suffered a...

 
 By Don Nash    News    January 26, 2012

Boys slay Wolves; girls split series

Wolves and bears are usually docile during blizzards. But that wasn’t the case Monday and Tuesday...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    January 26, 2012

Assembly wants more Chilkat Center options

The Haines Borough Assembly this week directed manager Mark Earnest to provide a report outlining options for maintenance and ownership of the...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    January 26, 2012

DDF hosts weekend meet

Sophomore Polly Bryant placed first in solo acting and earned an encore, command performance for the Haines High School Drama, Debate and Forensics...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    January 26, 2012

Dolphins compete in home water

The Haines Dolphins swim team’s annual Winter Games is Saturday and Sunday at the pool. “It’s always exciting when you have a home meet,”...

 
 By Tom Morphet    Duly Noted    January 26, 2012

Duly Notes

Knikki Cinocco recently returned from a 10-day trip to Peru that included mountain biking in the Andes, touring Machu Picchu, and hiking to the top...

 
 By CVN Staff    Blotter    January 26, 2012

Police Blotter

Monday, Jan. 23 Vehicles were reported for impeding snow removal near Mathias and in the area of the power plant. A caller reported the theft of jewel...

 
 By Cindy Buxton    Letters    January 26, 2012

Borough’s quick response noted

It seems that in the national press it is newsworthy when government messes up, but not so much when government works well. That is why I feel the...

 
 By Sarah Elliott for the Well and Fit Community Council    Letters    January 26, 2012

Snowshoe event gets big turnout

Congratulations to the 36 people who attended the Well and Fit Community Council snowshoe. The weather was cold but we still had a great turnout....

 
 By Pam Randles    Letters    January 26, 2012

Weather station vandalized

Someone vandalized the school weather station over the weekend. The station was broken to splinters; thermometers broken and leads pulled out; rain...

 
 By Victoria Moore    Letters    January 26, 2012

Moores grateful for community help

Josh, Alex and I want to thank all the volunteers who helped us move out of our home and into another home last Thursday. With such an unfortunate...

 
 By Chris Brooks    Letters    January 26, 2012

Alcan 200 like no other race around

I would like to give a big thank you to all involved in the 43rd running of the Alcan 200. We are very lucky to have such dedicated, talented people r...

 
 By Maria Paquet    Letters    January 26, 2012

Rezoning petition valid?

Don’t believe everything you hear, or read. According to the approved June 9, 2011 planning commission meeting minutes, the borough has not yet...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    January 26, 2012

Ice Time

Drake Olson takes off his skates after playing hockey at Raven Arena on Friday. Greg Schlachter has...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    January 26, 2012

Alcan 200

Road conditions were “pretty close to perfect,” said race organizer Karen Hess. Snowmachiners...