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 By Karen Garcia    News    April 28, 2016 

Duly Noted

Nicole Horton Holm recently flew to San Diego, Calif., to pose in a patriotic outfit for Haus of Volta’s annual pin-up calendar. Haus of Volta is a...

 
 News    April 14, 2016

Coach's effort one for the record books

Kyle Fossman led the Haines High School boys’ basketball teams to state championships in 2008 and 2010 and may hold the school record for career...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    April 7, 2016

Assembly OKs property tax exemptions

When the Soboleff-McRae Veterans Village applied for a property tax exemption for the second floor of its downtown building in 2014, the Haines Boroug...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    March 31, 2016

Local squads win 2 of 4 Gold Medal brackets

Teams from the Chilkat Valley took home half the gold at the 70th Gold Medal Basketball Tournament in Juneau last weekend, winning two of four...

 
 Letters    March 31, 2016

HARK celebrated 15 years of support

It was a pleasure for Haines Animal Rescue Kennel to celebrate 15 years among a family of patrons, supporters and dogs at the anniversary event....

 
 Letters    March 31, 2016

Dolphins swim team builds character

The Haines Dolphins Swim Team would like to thank the many volunteers and organizations that have contributed to the success of our team. In January,...

 
 By Heather Lende    News    March 24, 2016

John Schnabel dies at 96

NOTE TO NON-SUBSCRIBERS: THIS WEEK'S NEWSPAPER, INCLUDING THE JOHN SCHNABEL OBITUARY, AVAILABLE FOR...

 
 News    March 24, 2016

Most valley teams advance at Medal

Four out of five Chilkat Valley teams were still alive at the Gold Medal Basketball Tournament as of press time Wednesday. Both Haines squads – the...

 
 Letters    March 24, 2016

Nordic skiers enjoyed great conditions

Under a sunny sky and with great trail conditions, about 20 racers came out to ski the 3rd annual Miles Klehini Classic Ski Race at 25 Mile. The...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    March 17, 2016

Planners balk at grant support

Takshanuk Watershed Council in partnership with the Southeast Alaska Watershed Coalition is seeking a grant that would identify and catalog the ecolog...

 
 Letters    March 17, 2016

Foundation grant opened eagle mews

The American Bald Eagle Foundation is grateful for the generous grant from the Chilkat Valley Community Foundation. Our mew remodel to allow public...

 
 Letters    March 17, 2016

Proud to be part of Hotch tournament

Chilkat Valley Preschool volunteer parents ran the concession stand at the Dick Hotch Memorial Basketball Tournament. This was an exciting community...

 
 News    March 10, 2016

Smith landscapes to be shown

Following the recent donation of a new piece of artwork, the Haines Sheldon Museum is planning a retrospective of noted oil painter Gil Smith’s art....

 
 News    March 10, 2016

'Sound City' set March 22

The Haines Arts Council’s music film series continues March 22 with “Sound City,” a 2013 documentary about the legendary Sound City Studios in...

 
 Letters    March 10, 2016

Name-calling not constructive

I appreciate the community discussion that has started regarding the Constantine mine. However, I do not approve of the name-calling. Name-calling...

 
 Letters    March 3, 2016

Constantine a train wreck in slow motion

This is one of the most beautiful places in all the world. Whenever I travel anywhere else and come back, I take deep breaths and think to myself,...

 
 Letters    March 3, 2016

Why not hold mine to highest standard?

The Tier 3 article in last week’s paper quoted Michelle Hale of the Department of Environmental Conservation as saying it would be difficult for a...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    February 25, 2016

Michigan man new school superintendent

Anthony Habra, who worked the last six years heading up small-town school districts in Michigan, this week signed an agreement for a three-year...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    February 25, 2016

Hostility to 'Tier 3'

A Tier 3 designation for the Chilkat River would be compatible with uses like two-stroke outboard motors and existing mining operations, but would be...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    February 11, 2016

Questions surround dismissal of firefighter

The Haines Borough decided last week it will not continue Jenn Walsh’s employment as the Haines Volunteer Fire Department’s firefighter/training...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    February 11, 2016

Constantine urges delay on 'Tier 3' river protection

Constantine Metal Resources is urging members of the Upper Lynn Canal Fish and Game Advisory Committee to delay any support toward designating the...

 

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