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Articles from the February 22, 2018 edition

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School board hires new superintendent

Roy Getchell, most recently an elementary school principal in Avon, Colo., will be Haines' new super...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    February 22, 2018

Borough fines Skagway tour company

The Haines Borough this month fined Skagway tour company Alaska Excursions $2,500 for operating a tour at Glacier Point without a permit in 2017. Alas...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    February 22, 2018

Clay resigns as fire chief

Haines Volunteer Fire Department Chief Brian Clay resigned his position Feb. 12, two days after his arrest for driving under the influence. Borough...

 

Senate considers bill to protect utilities from pesticide liability

A bill introduced in the Alaska Senate this month could protect local utility providers from liability associated with soil contamination. The bill,...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    February 22, 2018

Man arrested for stealing trailer parked at 26 Mile

A Haines man previously charged with leaving the scene of an accident, after allegedly crashing into a Delta Western truck, and domestic violence...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    February 22, 2018

Swimmers qualify for Junior Olympics

Three Haines Dolphins swimmers finished in the top three at the Age Group Champs state qualifying...

 

Students explore civil rights issues through cultural celebration

Students commemorated the life and work of civil rights activist Elizabeth Peratrovich with song, da...

 
 By Liam Cassidy    News    February 22, 2018

Glacier Bears defend home court from Viking invasion

With five seconds left to play on Friday night the Haines Glacier Bear boys trailed the Petersburg Vikings 54-53. Hudson Sage inbounded the ball to...

 

Comment on kitchen remodel

The public is invited to give input on building a commercial kitchen in the Chilkat Center. The Foundation of the Chilkat Center for the Arts is...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    February 22, 2018

Chilkoot Indian Association purchases Portage Cove dock

The Chilkoot Indian Association finalized its purchase Tuesday of the former Chilkat Cruises dock from Klukwan Inc. CIA has been waiting since...

 

Thankful for thick ice, hungry fish

Thank you to everyone who made our recent community ice-fishing event a great success. Takshanuk Watershed Council, Big Brothers Big Sisters of...

 

Demand honesty, transparency

I am constantly asked when I am going to sue the borough for what happened to me in October 2016. I am trying to find resolution, but the plot...

 

Duly Noted

Tanner J. Schramm was born on Feb. 2 in Juneau at Bartlett Regional Hospital to Lillian and Michael Schramm. Tanner weighed 8lbs. 3oz. and was 20.75...

 

Police Report

Tuesday, Feb. 13 A Union Street motorist reported being unable to drive due to icy conditions. A motorist reported that their vehicle went off the...

 

Correction

In the Feb. 8 CVN’s Police Report, a Feb. 1 report stated “Police assisted another agency. Drugs were involved.” The report should have read...

 

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