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 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 19, 2017 

Josephson questions Jones Point trail plans

Haines Borough Planning Commission member and newly elected assembly member Brenda Josephson challenged the borough assembly’s letter of support of...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 12, 2017

Museum to exhibit Chilkat Valley culture through time and story

The Haines Sheldon Museum will open its new exhibit “Everything from afar drifts ashore,” Friday, Oct. 20 at 5 p.m. The exhibit is based on Dan He...

 

Mechanic loved his work; gave trusted advice

About forty friends gathered at Jones Point Cemetery Wednesday to pay last respects to Dave Dal Maso, who died suddenly on Sept. 30 of apparent heart... Full story

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 5, 2017

Hunter harvests first moose after seven years hunting in Unit 1D

The Alaska Department of Fish and Game closed the Unit 1D moose hunt at 11:59 p.m. Tuesday night after hunter harvest reports totaled 25 bulls, the...

 

Glaciers obey gravity, not investors

Regarding Joe Poor’s pro-mining letter: The difference between glaciers and mining companies is intention. Glaciers have none; they simply obey...

 

Arts Outlook

First Friday features pottery, mixology As tourism season wraps up and summer turns to fall, Haines businesses will keep their doors open for...

 

Police Report

Tuesday, September 19 A caller reported a resident frequently driving without a valid driver’s license. An investigation began into a report of a do...

 

Borough candidates differ on police, Tier 3 protection

Haines Borough mayor and assembly candidates differed on policing outside the townsite and Tier 3...

 

Chilkat king escapement fails five of past six years

Chilkat River king salmon escapement is the lowest on record despite this summer's unprecedented...

 

Coho derby to last through October

Haines’ first Silver Salmon Derby kicked off Sunday. The event, sponsored by the Haines Sportsman’s Association, will run through Oct. 29. Cash...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    September 7, 2017

Lynn Canal fishermen land record low sockeye harvest

Gillnetters have caught about 36,900 sockeye salmon in Lynn Canal so far this summer, the lowest harvest on record, according to preliminary Alaska... Full story

 
 By Jo Goerner    News    August 31, 2017

Klukwan and Haines students head back to school

The Phrase of the Week “Yak’éi ixwsiteení!” (It is good to see you!) greeted students Monday morning at Klukwan school on their first day...

 

This Week in History

Archive news from 50, 25 and 10 years ago. Aug. 25, 1967 The installation of the cable for...

 

Duly Noted

There will be a funeral for longtime resident Bruce Gilbert Saturday at 3 p.m. in the Haines Presbyterian Church. Bruce died Tuesday at home. He was...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    August 24, 2017

A vertical realm: Hidden granite towers could draw a gold rush of Alaska big wall climbing

Just past the northern skyline near the headwaters of the Chilkat River, a six-mile-long section of...

 

This Week In History

Archive news from 50, 25 and 10 years ago. Aug. 25, 1967 The Chilkat Center for the Arts at Port...

 
 By Natalie Helms    News    August 10, 2017

August begins in record heat

Haines was hot this weekend, crushing heat records Aug. 5 and 6. According to the National Weather Service, the Haines airport reached 88 degrees...

 

Duly Noted

Nicole and David Lorentz welcomed baby girl Isla Faith at 7:26 p.m. Aug. 7 at Bartlett Regional Hospital in Juneau. She was 19 inches long and weighed...

 

Duly Noted

Sidney Campbell, education and outreach coordinator at the American Bald Eagle Foundation, was featured on Wild Alaska Live on the BBC July 26. She sp...

 
 By Natalie Helms    News    July 20, 2017

Athletes from Whitehorse to South Carolina compete in Haines

Haines athletes finished strong in the first Chilkat Challenge Triathlon Saturday. About 40 people from Haines, Whitehorse, Juneau, Anchorage,...

 

First triathlon big success

Nearly 40 athletes from Canada and Alaska participated in the first Chilkat Challenge Triathlon this past Saturday, July 15, celebrating the beauty an...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    July 13, 2017

Dwindling kings crimp subsistence

Closure of Chilkat Inlet to subsistence fishermen has been extended another week, due to a late and record-low showing of large kings moving into the...

 
 By Natalie Helms    News    July 13, 2017

Assembly favors taking ownership of bridge

The Haines Borough Assembly expressed support for taking over ownership and maintenance of a new bridge at Excursion Inlet to be built by the U.S....

 

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