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Articles from the November 11, 2010 edition

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 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    November 11, 2010

New start at heli-ski question; Mayor appoints 9-member panel

The Haines Borough’s new heli-skiing work group held its first meeting Tuesday, and members said they want to avoid the heated tone of previous...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    November 11, 2010

Two brown bears shot, left at 19 Mile; 2 cubs orphaned; probe under way

State wildlife trooper Rick Merritt is investigating the shootings of two adult brown bears discovered recently near 19 Mile Haines Highway,...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    November 11, 2010

Culvert works; coho spawning above Union

The discovery last week of spawning coho salmon north of Union Street is a victory for local biologists and watershed advocates who pushed more than a...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    November 11, 2010

Medical clinic plans $1.3 million in renovation

The Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium (SEARHC) has received a $1.3 million grant to expand and renovate the Haines medical clinic. The...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    November 11, 2010

June's view of Supreme Court off base

Tim June credits the Supreme Court’s "bizarre," 5-4 decision in the Citizens United Case with ending the electoral process "for...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    November 11, 2010

Cruise passengers shouldn't feel lost

I was astonished to read the "Secret Shopper" story in CVN’s Oct. 28 edition, wherein Lenise Henderson-Fontenot declared at a Chamber...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    November 11, 2010

Elks' drug message a double standard

On Oct. 25, my teenage daughters came home with pamphlets from a drug awareness program at school both "printed, distributed, and...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    November 11, 2010

People of Haines right there to help

Haines Christian Center Church would like to thank all the  businesses and residences who donated items for Carol Clifton’s benefit...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    November 11, 2010

Thanks for a Halloween to remember

On behalf of the American Legion Auxiliary, I would like to thank the American Legion Family, Uglys, the Emblem Club, and the Captain’s Choice...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    November 11, 2010

Skipper lucky to have friends who help

I have been remiss in thanking the people who were instrumental in salvaging my boat "Lucky Me" from the water in Letnikof...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    November 11, 2010

Jacobson named to all-conference squad

The Haines girls’ volleyball team concluded its season at regionals in Ketchikan last week, and junior Anna Jacobson was named to the...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    November 11, 2010

Hess sues borough, Goodman

Haines Borough Manager Mark Earnest and assemblyman Greg Goodman have until Thanksgiving to respond to a lawsuit challenging Goodman’s...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    November 11, 2010

New ski trails will be topic Friday; Park ranger to address Ski Club; ski swap set for Dec. 4

Add new ski trails on state lands to the list of winter recreation opportunities in Haines. State park ranger Preston Kroes said he’ll be...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    November 11, 2010

Harbor meeting

The borough’s harbor advisory committee will meet 6:30 p.m. Monday in the assembly chambers. Topics include borough code, moorage collection...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    November 11, 2010

Assembly advances pay, election ordinances

The Haines Borough Assembly on Tuesday advanced to a second public hearing ordinances regarding borough election procedures and assembly pay...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    November 11, 2010

Recycle events include open house, annual meeting

Haines Friends of Recycling will host an open house and annual meeting to mark America Recycles Day. The open house will be 10 a.m. to 2 p.m....

 
 By CVN Staff    News    November 11, 2010

Picture Point deal in discussion

Haines Borough Manager Mark Earnest said he expected to have information for the assembly on possible municipal purchase of Picture Point property at...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    November 11, 2010

Exxon settlement checks arriving

Longtime Haines fishermen recently received checks from the Exxon Qualified Settlement Fund. The checks are next to the last ones that will be...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    November 11, 2010

Library gets top rating

The Library Journal Index of Public Library Service has awarded the Haines Borough Public Library a five-star rating for the third consecutive year....

 
 By CVN Staff    Blotter    November 11, 2010

Police Blotter

Thursday, Nov. 4 A caller reported a sow and cub walking in a residential area near Fourth Avenue. Officers responded, but the bears were not found....