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 By Karen Garcia    News    February 4, 2016 

Manager, police chief ideas?

The headhunting firm hired by the Haines Borough to search for the town’s next manager and police chief is looking for input on what residents want...

 Letters    February 4, 2016 

Motorist grateful for response

I would like to thank the entire Haines fire, police and ambulance crews. Thanks also to Sam Cargill, Jack Smith, Jack Smith Jr., and my stepdad...

 Blotter    February 4, 2016 

Police Report

Monday, Feb. 1 A caller on Union Street reported a man was attempting to enter his home and...

 By Karen Garcia    News    January 28, 2016

Police: No explanation of shooting

Haines Borough police officer Brayton Long can’t or won’t say how he shot himself during a firearms training session on Jan. 5. In interviews...

 By Tom Morphet    Opinion    January 28, 2016


A push to revoke the borough’s motor vehicle tax no doubt will have some popular appeal. No one likes paying taxes and the borough has been slow... Full story

 Blotter    January 28, 2016

Police Report

Monday, Jan. 25 An administrator of a local assisted living agency asked for information regarding potential police assistance. The caller was advised...

 Blotter    January 21, 2016

Police Report

Monday, Jan. 18 An officer assisted a driver with malfunctioning lights. A caller reported a derogatory and harassing Facebook message. An officer...

 By Tom Morphet    Opinion    January 21, 2016


A push to revoke the borough’s motor vehicle tax no doubt will have some popular appeal. No one likes paying taxes and the borough has been slow... Full story

 By Karen Garcia    News    January 14, 2016

Campbell targets tax on autos

A Haines Borough Assembly member is pushing to repeal the municipality’s motor vehicle registration tax. Established in October 2013, the tax was...

 News    January 14, 2016

Haines police get help from Hoonah

The Haines Borough Police Department was a one-man show for about five days last week, but the return of officer Brayton Long and the temporary...

 Blotter    January 14, 2016

Police Blotter

Monday, Jan. 11 A Front Street caller reported someone broke into his residence and was staying there without his permission. An officer responded. A...

 By Tom Morphet    News    January 7, 2016

Officer shot in arm as training day goes awry

A Haines Borough police officer apparently shot himself in the lower arm accidentally Tuesday during a firearms training session at the Haines...

 By Tom Morphet    News    January 7, 2016

Proetto autopsy cites alcohol, heart disease, hypothermia

A 67-year-old Haines man found dead beneath a vehicle near Main Street Nov. 7 suffered heart disease, acute intoxication and hypothermia, according...

 News    January 7, 2016

Assembly hires Ryan as manager at $96K

Following an hour-long executive session, the Haines Borough Assembly voted 4-2 on Dec. 29 to make facilities director Brad Ryan interim municipal...

 By Tom Morphet    News    January 7, 2016

Police Blotter

Monday, Jan. 4 A company requested police help with retrieving their property from another local business. An officer stood by in the area. Sunday, Ja...

 Letters    January 7, 2016

New Year's Eve can be fun without alcohol

There is much to be grateful for in the New Year! Haines is a fine community and there’s plenty to do that’s fun without drugs and alcohol. One...

 By Karen Garcia    News    December 17, 2015

Hill says community is hateful, vindictive

Haines Borough Assembly members and residents this week responded to mayor Jan Hill’s statement describing the community as the most “hateful and...

 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

Ski petitioner pushing case

Haines resident Erik Stevens said this week he has collected about 140 signatures in support of removing a section of Haines Borough code that...

 Blotter    December 17, 2015

Police Report

Monday, Dec. 14 A Main Street business reported finding a ring on the floor of a store. A caller reported Matrix and Old Hart roads were icy and...

 By Karen Garcia    News    December 10, 2015

Executive sessions close door on public

In the past month, the Haines Borough Assembly and its committees have met four times in closed-door sessions. According to a public notice, the...

 Blotter    December 10, 2015

Police Report

Monday, Dec. 7 A person reported large potholes at the bottom of Cemetery Hill. State road crews were notified. Traffic stops resulted in warnings...

 By Karen Garcia    News    December 3, 2015

Police let officer go

After three months on the job, Ryan Rutland is no longer working as an officer for the Haines Borough Police Department. Acting police chief Josh Dryd...

 Letters    December 3, 2015

Borough meetings could use prayer

What is the most important piece of the puzzle to help Haines Borough maintain its integrity? The citizens of Haines must maintain a voice in...

 Blotter    December 3, 2015

Police Report

Monday, Nov. 30 A person reported a mudslide on Lutak Road. Troopers, police and state road crews responded. Police arrested a 45-year-old Haines man...


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