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 By Tom Morphet    News    March 13, 2014

Summit: Tourism, real estate sectors rebounding

Presenters at the Haines Chamber of Commerce “Economic Summit” Saturday reported a “considerable rebound” in the local real estate market and...

 By Eileen McIver    Duly Noted    February 27, 2014

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Bentley Thomas Baltzell was born 10:51 a.m. Feb. 19 at Juneau’s Bartlett Regional Hospital to parents Hannah Dobbins and Dillon Baltzell. He...

 By Eileen McIver    Duly Noted    February 13, 2014

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Katie and Jim Whitley and sons Jonathan Slade, 2, and infant Matthew Gunner are leaving Haines and heading back to Texas, where they’ll live in a...

 By Karen Garcia    News    January 23, 2014

Kerttula's move starts jockeying

Who will represent Haines in the Alaska Legislature is now a little less certain following the resignation this week of longtime state Rep. Beth...

 By Tom Morphet    News    January 9, 2014

Thomas hinting at run for legislature

Former state Rep. Bill Thomas, a Haines Republican, has indicated he may run again for the Alaska Legislature, and this week expressed interest in...

 By Eileen McIver    Duly Noted    January 9, 2014

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Lindsay Johnson and Graham Kraft were married Dec. 27 at their property near Viking Cove. The bride, groom, and guests skied and snowshoed to the...

 By Tom Morphet    News    December 19, 2013

In 2013, projects belied forecast

For the first time since the rebuilt Haines School was oriented toward Old Haines Highway in 2007, students could make it to the school along a...

 By Eileen McIver    Duly Noted    November 14, 2013

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Going in for their routine veterinarian appointments, some Haines pets have been greeted by a National Geographic film crew. J.R. Myers’ cats,...

 By Tom Morphet    News    October 17, 2013

Vets' home draws tenants, concerns

Recent agreements with local nonprofits mean the ground floor of the Soboleff-McRae Veterans Village and Wellness Center will be fully occupied when...

 By Tom Morphet    News    October 17, 2013

Drop in chum price, harvest dampens gillnet year

Reports of record salmon harvests don’t extend to Haines. Lynn Canal gillnetters hauled in fish worth $9.28 million in 2013, down from about $15...

 By Lucy Harrell HAL resident and Janice Studley chef    Letters    October 3, 2013

Thanks for sharing gardens' bounty

On behalf of the residents of Haines Assisted Living (HAL), we would like to take this opportunity to thank our caring community for the sharing of...

 News    August 15, 2013

Goll, Thomas pen critique of highway plan

Haines Borough Assembly members Tuesday hashed out a position on the state’s plans for widening the Haines Highway, incorporating verbiage from a...

 News    August 15, 2013

State fair announces top exhibits, competition winners

Fair Parade: Best Dancers: Jilkaat Kwaan Heritage Dancers. Best Band: “Music Man” Haines Community Marching Band. Best Float: Chilkat Valley...

 Letters    August 15, 2013

Former reps qualify highway support

For a total of 16 years, we served as state representatives for Haines. We have both partnered and disagreed over issues in the past. This letter is...

 By Eileen McIver    Duly Noted    August 8, 2013

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Porter Owen Del Prete was born at the Juneau Birthing Center early Aug. 5 to parents Shannon and Andrew Del Prete. He weighed 7 lbs., 11 oz., and...

 Letters    July 25, 2013

Thanks for creating holiday events

The Haines Chamber of Commerce appreciates all the volunteers who make the Fourth of July a spectacular success. Winners of the parade are: 1) Haines...

 News    July 5, 2013

Sunshine brings out crowds on 4th

Another Chandler Kemp record in the the Mount Ripinsky Run and the longest parade in memory marked the 2013 Haines Independence Day celebration....

 By Sara Callaghan Chapell    Duly Noted    June 6, 2013

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David Olerud is recovering from heart surgery at Providence Medical Center in Anchorage. Daughter Sarah Swinton said that Dave will be in Anchorage...

 News    May 23, 2013

Town sends off Haines High class of 2013 in style

With a tip of their mortarboards to a classmate with special needs, the Haines High School Class of 2013 graduated Monday at a ceremony spotlighting...

 News    May 23, 2013

Diapers, toilet amid riverside dumpings

Volunteers picked up between three and five tons of trash and recyclables from alongside the Chilkat River and channels during the Takshanuk...

 By Tom Morphet    News    May 9, 2013

Work on veterans home soon

Construction of the Soboleff-McRae Veterans Village will start any day now, said Haines Assisted Living board president Jim Studley. A ceremonial...

 By Karen Garcia    News    April 25, 2013

Kreiss-Tomkins: Session 'depressing' experience

State Rep. Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins this week said his first session in the Alaska Legislature was a “sobering” and “depressing” experience.... Full story


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