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 By Tom Morphet    News    February 4, 2016 

Superintendent job draws 21 applicants

Twenty-one people have applied to be superintendent of the Haines Borough School District, but the public will get to know the identities of only a...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    February 4, 2016 

Assembly to review Mosquito Lake School agreement

Haines Borough interim manager Brad Ryan and highway residents are endorsing an agreement for shared management of the former Mosquito Lake School....

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    February 4, 2016 

Carlson: District's budget not bright

The Haines Borough School District’s finances aren’t as rosy as some might think, interim superintendent Rich Carlson said this week. Carlson,...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    January 21, 2016

School savings: $903K

The Haines Borough School Board last week heard the district is carrying a general fund balance of $906,000. Carlson said the amount was “hefty,”...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    January 7, 2016

CVN's 1st edition published 50 years ago this week

Ray Menaker, a 43-year-old Haines High School French teacher, and Bill Hartmann, a 17-year-old student, launched the town’s newspaper 50 years ago...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    December 17, 2015

Year marked by citizen involvement

Heightened citizen participation marked 2015, a year in which residents challenged municipal leaders on a range of issues, and seemingly small...

 
 News    December 17, 2015

Carlson on job until July

The Haines Borough School District last week unanimously approved a contract addendum with interim superintendent Rich Carlson that will pay him...

 
 By Heather Lende    Obituaries    December 10, 2015

McPhetres remembered as gracious, hard-working

A memorial service will be held Dec. 28 in Juneau for Steve McPhetres, a former Haines school...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    December 3, 2015

Superintendent search extended

The Haines Borough School Board voted unanimously Monday to extend its search for a new superintendent after hearing that the two candidates that met...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    December 3, 2015

Joint proposal for senior center

Two nonprofits have reached an agreement that would allow both seniors and preschoolers use of the Haines Senior Center, but it will be up to the...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    November 12, 2015

Community foundation gives $18K to 14 nonprofits

The Chilkat Valley Community Foundation awarded more than $18,000 to 14 local nonprofits this week, including to new applicant the Haines Avalanche...

 
 Letters    November 12, 2015

Hurt feelings started with false promises

After reading Mr. Brian Elliott’s letter to the paper this week and reading Mr. Tom Morphet’s article regarding the Chilkat Valley Preschool, I...

 
 Letters    November 12, 2015

CVP board grateful for school site effort

We wish to extend our gratitude to the teachers, board, staff and administrators of the Haines Borough School District for the effort put forth to...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    November 5, 2015

Board drops plan for preschool

In a decision fraught with tears and recriminations, the Haines Borough School Board voted 5-2 Monday against moving forward with a memorandum of...

 
 Letters    November 5, 2015

Would 17 students impact school

So let me get this straight: In spring 2015 the Haines Borough School District superintendent and the school board unanimously agreed to allow the...

 
 Opinion    November 5, 2015

Editorial

Before we go any further in discussions of the Haines Animal Rescue Kennel, Senior Center or Chilkat Valley Preschool or get into the proposed or...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    October 29, 2015

Vote on preschool Monday

A proposed agreement between the Haines Borough School District and Chilkat Valley Preschool to site the preschool program at the Haines School...

 
 Letters    October 29, 2015

Teachers left out of preschool decision

An article in the Oct. 8 issue of the CVN gives details that the school board president “...didn’t want discussion of the (preschool) issue in...

 
 Opinion    October 22, 2015

Editorial

It’s time to do away with the Chilkat Valley Preschool and have the Haines Borough School District start offering a preschool program to area...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    October 8, 2015

Teachers, staff oppose siting preschool at Haines School

At Tuesday’s Haines Borough School Board meeting, teachers lined up against siting the Chilkat Valley Preschool in the Haines School, saying it...

 
 News    October 1, 2015

Municipal election on Tuesday

Voters, take note: The town’s polling location for Election Day, Tuesday, Oct. 6, has moved from the American Bald Eagle Foundation to the Chilkat...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    October 1, 2015

School board candidates provide views on issues

Two current members and one newcomer are seeking three seats on the Haines Borough School Board in Tuesday’s municipal election. Candidates were...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    October 1, 2015

Superintendent pay to be advertised up to $115,000

Haines Borough School Board members agreed to offer a salary range of $105,000-$115,000 for a 260-day contract for its next superintendent Tuesday,...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    September 24, 2015

Publisher, community leader Ray Menaker dead at 93

Ray Menaker, an Ivy League-educated school teacher and Haines Borough Assembly member who founded...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    September 10, 2015

Agreement on use of highway school bogs down

A citizens group is continuing efforts to use Mosquito Lake School as a community center, but progress was disrupted by the departure of Bill...

 

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