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Articles from the December 8, 2011 edition

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 By Tom Morphet    News    December 8, 2011

Borough to take over solid waste authority? Firms make appeal to leaders

Haines Borough Assembly members discussed hiring a consultant and appointing a task force Tuesday after two local trash companies and the president...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    December 8, 2011

In bumper year, fleet frets about wild runs' fate

Gillnet fishermen in Lynn Canal harvested salmon worth $9.38 million in 2011, with nearly 80 percent of the catch value coming from hatchery-raised...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    December 8, 2011

Four wrestlers make state; Jimmy Thomsen wins top tourney award

Notching five pins in five matches, Haines High School junior Jimmy Thomsen was named outstanding wrestler of the tournament at the Southeast region...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    December 8, 2011

High winds whip town

Three separate incidents of high winds since Nov. 28 knocked down trees, downed at least 14 sections of power lines, and blew out a landmark sign...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    December 8, 2011

Hlavacek family grateful for support

We wish to thank all the people who sent food, money and best wishes to us in our time of need. To the staff at the clinic, the ambulance crew and...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    December 8, 2011

A vote for guys who move the snow

God bless the snowplow guys! Leslee Downer...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    December 8, 2011

HARK grant bought animal books

The Haines Animal Rescue Kennel (HARK) would like to thank the Chilkat Valley Community Foundation (CVCF) for their recent grant. Their $250 matching...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    December 8, 2011

KHNS has benefited from borough

KHNS has benefited greatly from the relationship with the borough regarding the Chilkat Center. We initiated a conversation months ago with the...

 
 By CVN Staff    Opinion    December 8, 2011

Opinion

Haines High School’s four top wrestlers left Wednesday to ride in a car more than 1,000 miles to the state championship wrestling tournament in...

 
 By Sara Callaghan Chapell    Duly Noted    December 8, 2011

Duly Noted

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton mentioned resident Nori Nash by name and praised her efforts in remarks during her official state visit to Ban...

 
 By Heather Lende    Obituaries    December 8, 2011

Jim Cox a 'true sourdough' and family man

At a service Friday for longtime highway resident Jim Cox, son Dan said the 85-year-old retired power lineman cheated death often. "He survived...