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Articles from the June 16, 2011 edition

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 By Margaret Friedenauer    News    June 16, 2011

Shellfish poisonings prompt state warnings

 State scientists investigating a recent series of paralytic shellfish poisonings in Southeast Alaska discovered the "highest levels of...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    June 16, 2011

Open seat to be decided in vote; Assembly can't agree; one member suggests pulling name out of hat

After a two-hour stalemate and failed compromise Monday, the five remaining members of the Haines Borough Assembly ditched the appointment process to...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    June 16, 2011

Borough tax rate to hold steady

An increased allocation of state money for community jails allowed the Haines Borough Assembly on Tuesday to adopt a budget that holds the tax rate...

 
 By Rosalie Loewen    News    June 16, 2011

Golf pro dislikes cold, but warms to Haines

It started out as a joke around his brother’s office, the suggestion that golfing professional David Canipe go to Haines to work at the brand...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    June 16, 2011

Part of the other 85 percent

Mr. Rozbicki seems to have a somewhat unusual take on fact, logic and a few other things. For the record what we are talking about is public...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    June 16, 2011

Senior Class relishes Chilkoot Lake trip

On behalf of the Haines High School Senior Class, I would like to thank Shane Horton of Chilkoot Lake Tours for an amazing senior class trip across...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    June 16, 2011

Al Badgley goes above and beyond

Thank you, Al, for taking the time out of your busy schedule to offer a free class on infant and child CPR to interested members of the Haines...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    June 16, 2011

Little League thankful for donations

On behalf of the Haines Little League I’d like to again thank the Haines Sportsmen’s Association and the Haines Emblem Club #463 for...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    June 16, 2011

Students successful thanks to support

A very big thank you goes out to all those who have supported the high school activities this year. We could not have been so successful without you,...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    June 16, 2011

Volunteers beautify museum

The Sheldon Museum’s Board and Staff extend our warmest thanks to Chilkat Valley Farms for donating flowers to beautify the museum grounds. We...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    June 16, 2011

History students appreciated support

To everyone who has helped us fundraise for our trip to Washington, D.C. for National History Day, thank you so much for your contributions. We...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    June 16, 2011

Murals connect community

Thank you, Merrick Bochart and the Haisler family, who make murals on Main Street possible. We do live in a breathtakingly beautiful valley, but I...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    June 16, 2011

Borough facilities director resigns

Departing Haines Borough facilities director Brad Maynard cited a "lack of teamwork and support" from the borough administration as his...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    June 16, 2011

Redistricting plan finalized

A state panel on Monday approved new boundaries for Alaska’s 40 House and 20 Senate districts. Under the plan Haines would no longer be matched...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    June 16, 2011

Executive assistant Schnabel gives notice

Debra Schnabel, executive assistant to Haines Borough Manager Mark Earnest, has resigned effective July 1. Schnabel said she gave notice May 13 "...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    June 16, 2011

APOC renews investigation into Thomas ads

With the Alaska Legislative session over for the year, the Alaska Public Offices Commission has renewed its investigation involving a complaint...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    June 16, 2011

Bike relay hosts record numbers

Record number of teams set for Kluane Chilkat Bike Relay this weekend A record number of 275 teams – nearly 1,200 riders – is expected to...

 
 By CVN Staff    Obituaries    June 16, 2011

Truax had colorful past, quiet life in Haines

Michael Truax, a New York City native who once worked as the private cook for notorious heiress Leona Helmsley, died May 26. He was 62 and had been...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    June 16, 2011

Borough helicopter group has yet to meet on 2011 season

Due to scheduling conflicts, the Haines Borough’s mayor-appointed helicopter skiing work group has yet to meet for an evaluation of this...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    June 16, 2011

Fishermen's event set to feed 1,100

The Fourth Annual Fishermen’s Community Barbecue is expected to serve up more than 1,000 fresh King Salmon on Saturday at the Southeast Alaska...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    June 16, 2011

Sealaska meeting coming to Haines

The Sealaska Native Corporation will hold its annual meeting for shareholders on June 25th at the elementary school gymnasium in Haines. It is the fir...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    June 16, 2011

Heaton's work opens at Sheldon

Local carver Jim Heaton’s work will be featured during the Sheldon Museum’s second Six-Week Spotlight exhibit opening June 24. "Fish...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    June 16, 2011

Tlingit scribe to give presentation

Resident Sally Burattin will give a presentation on her early life as a Tlingit scribe 7 p.m. Thursday, June 30, at the Haines Borough Public...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    June 16, 2011

Klukwan, fair receive grants

ere recently awarded Community Arts Development Grants from the Alaska State Council on the Arts. The Jilkaat Kwaan Heritage Center in Klukwan...

 

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