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Articles from the May 17, 2018 edition

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 By Kyle Clayton    News    May 17, 2018

Meeting of the Moms: Opera singer spends first Mother's Day with both moms

For the first time in 50 years, Katie Saunders spent this Mother's Day with her birth mother-a...

 
 By Natalie Helms    News    May 17, 2018

Enrollment drop could hurt school budget

The Haines Borough School District is at risk of losing $154,895 if school enrollment decreases as expected this fall. Interim superintendent Rich...

 
 By Natalie Helms    News    May 17, 2018

Eulachon make big splash again this year

Little silver fish turned the Chilkoot and Chilkat rivers black during last week’s spring eulachon run. Takshanuk Watershed Council Executive...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    May 17, 2018

OpenGov could take time to see citizen response

The Haines Borough Assembly last week narrowly approved purchasing a $40,000 software program aimed at increasing citizen engagement, but the assembly...

 
 By Natalie Helms    News    May 17, 2018

Jones Point remains heavy industrial

With only a few parcels of borough land zoned for heavy industry, the Haines Borough Planning Commission denied a petition by two Sawmill Road...

 
 By Natalie Helms    News    May 17, 2018

Runners set personal records at home meet

The Haines High School track team had its sights set on state competition as students raced against...

 
 By Natalie Helms    News    May 17, 2018

Rachelle Galinski to speak at commencement ceremony

Haines High School graduation will be bittersweet for paraeducator Rachelle Galinski as she wishes...

 

Let's elect our committees

The manager’s letter in last week’s CVN attempting to exonerate the police chief from complicity in an unfounded, brazen, and unsuccessful politic...

 

Memorial is all about the love

I was taken aback when I read and felt my own negative tone in part of my quote from last week’s Duly Noted. I hope you’ll cut me some slack, know...

 

Mosquito Lake market had the goods

Thank you to all of the vendors who provided wonderful food, plant starts, homemade soaps and second-hand goods that made FMLSCC’s first Second...

 

Thanks for connecting with our cops

Building and nurturing the relationship between the community, its children, and the Police Department is imperative in any thriving community....

 

Words matter

Words are important. Your headline “Assembly snubs law enforcement reality tv proposal” of May 10 speaks volumes and seems inappropriate and...

 

Successful sale thanks to rummage volunteers

The 21st Annual Hospice of Haines Rummage Sale was once again the ultimate collaborative effort of volunteers, generous donors and shoppers. This...

 

Thanks for supporting our youth

I am grateful to live in a community that is so supportive of its young people. Thanks to everyone who has bought raffle tickets and popcorn in...

 

Duly Noted

Candice and Heath Scott and the Haines Police Department hosted the 2nd Annual Police Week kick-off party on Monday. A “Police Academy” obstacle...

 

Police Report

Tuesday, May 8 A caller requested extra patrols on Mud Bay Road due to speeding vehicles. Haines Volunteer Fire Department responded to a report of...

 

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