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Articles from the July 15, 2010 edition

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 By Matt Hawthorne    News    July 15, 2010

State reconsiders king salmon project

The death of 220,000 king salmon smolt in three years has led the state to re-examine its contract with the regional aquaculture association. An...

 
 By Matt Hawthorne    News    July 15, 2010

Klukwan, Inc. loans village $2 million Money keeps Portage Cove dock, boat in Native hands

Klukwan, Inc. has approved lending $2 million to Chilkat Indian Village for the purchase of a dock and ferry boat, as well as to cover start-up...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    July 15, 2010

Gov. Parnell will visit Southeast state fair

Alaska Gov. Sean Parnell will serve as Grand Marshall for the annual parade at the Southeast Alaska State Fair Saturday, July 31. "The fair is...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    July 15, 2010

Board candidates: Spending violates trust agreements

Some Klukwan, Inc. shareholders seeking election to its board of directors say they’re concerned about repeated transfers from the...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    July 15, 2010

Great traditions make a great town

The rain held off as 15 contestants turned out Saturday morning, July 3, for the 2010 Mount Ripinsky Race. Congratulations to winner 15-year-old...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    July 15, 2010

Bigs had a great day at the golf course

It was a great day at The Valley of the Eagles Golf Course! Many thanks to Stan Jones and Kathy Pardee Jones for hosting this month’s Big...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    July 15, 2010

Woman's Club picnic invites all

At noon on Aug. 14, the Haines Woman’s Club will have a get-to-know-you membership picnic. All Haines Woman’s Club members and all women...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    July 15, 2010

Thanks for helping with club's bike ride

The Emblem Club would like to thank everyone who helped or turned out for our Pedal to Push Away Drugs bike ride from the ferry terminal to Chilkoot...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    July 15, 2010

Byer scores 87 of 100 in board's evaluation

The Haines Borough School Board recently gave superintendent Michael Byer near-perfect marks on managing school facilities and budget, but lower...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    July 15, 2010

'Safe route' will include track, less parking

A June 29 meeting of the campus routes subcommittee of the Safe Routes to School Task Force identified a temporary plan for improving pedestrian...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    July 15, 2010

Residents fuel real estate rebound Agents: After big chill, confidence, interest returning

Interest by residents and Alaskans is helping prop up a housing market that saw a steep drop in home sales last year, Haines real estate agents said...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    July 15, 2010

Local pair at Boys State

  Drew Baltzell of Haines and Harley Williams of Klukwan were among 28 participants at the 44th annual American Legion Alaska Boys State event,...

 
 By Matt Hawthorne    News    July 15, 2010

Thomas, Beedle will face off for House District 5 seat

Incumbent state Rep. Bill Thomas, R-Haines, will seek a fourth term as state representative from House District 5. In the November statewide...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    July 15, 2010

Police: Taser works on downtown bears But officer needs cover for safe use

 Local police have added a Taser to their tools for chasing off bears, but say there are limits on its use. Last year, Sgt. Jason Joel was at a...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    July 15, 2010

Carol Morris enjoyed jewelry, artwork

Carol Ann Morris, a 10-year resident of Haines, died of cirrhosis of the liver June 21 at Providence Hospital in Anchorage. She was 59. Morris was...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    July 15, 2010

Borough lands get 3,000-acre addition

The Haines Borough has gained more than 3,000 acres in a land grant from the state. Signed into law in late June by Gov. Sean Parnell, the bill...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    July 15, 2010

Piece by piece, old tank moves to Homer

 Two Homer builders salvaged redwood planks and beams from the mothballed Young Road water tank early this week. The wood-stave structure, built...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    July 15, 2010

Haines visit a stop in odyssey

 John Thoreson survived some tricky moments on his 66-day solo kayak trip from Olympia, Wash. to Haines, but he wasn’t daunted. The...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    July 15, 2010

Fair races to include 5K, 10K, half-marathon

Runners, take your mark. The third annual Southeast Alaska State Fair Haines Hustle is set for Saturday, July 31. Southeast Alaska Regional Health...

 
 By Matt Hawthorne    News    July 15, 2010

Youths reflect on month-long mission trip to rural Kenya

They prayed with church elders and villagers. They helped on community building projects. They saw brilliant purple flowers and strange plants, and...