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 By Karen Garcia    News    July 10, 2014

Packets available for office seekers

Haines Borough residents interested in running for mayor or assembly can now pick up candidate filing applications at the borough administration offic...

 Letters    May 1, 2014

Community took stand against abuse

I would like to thank everyone who participated in our fourth annual “Choose Respect” march. This year we had over 100 participants, including...

 By Eileen McIver    Duly Noted    April 10, 2014

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Daniel Johnston is back in Haines after a five-month trip that included two-month stays in India and Sri Lanka. He kicked off his trip with a visit...

 By Karen Garcia    News    January 30, 2014

Borough looks to change appointment process

The Haines Borough Assembly is looking to change the way residents are appointed to boards, committees and commissions. The change is sought to...

 Opinion    January 9, 2014


The town is lean this time of year. Wallets are thin from Christmas spending, the snowbirds are in the southlands, and year-round residents start...

 By Eileen McIver    News    December 12, 2013

Does town need a safe house?

Supporters of a local domestic violence response group say they’ll seek state and local funding for a permanent “safe house” in Haines for femal...

 By Karen Garcia    News    October 24, 2013

Christy's dream attracts film crew

Documentary filmmakers will capture a local songwriter’s quest to gain the attention of television celebrity Dr Phil. For years, Bamboo Room and...

 By Tom Morphet    News    September 12, 2013

Bell's close-out draws a crowd

For now, Emiglio has a new home. The diminutive, 20-something robot was among treasures snatched up...

 Letters    September 5, 2013

Bead program a credit to library

Thanks to Anastasia Wiley and Jan Hill, I appreciate so much more about beads, past and present. Haines Borough Public Library continues to bring...

 By Eileen McIver    Duly Noted    September 5, 2013

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Only one person has hit a hole in one on the Valley of the Eagles Golf Links’ Hole 8. Nik Hura, a regular golfer on the course, was playing a round...

 News    May 9, 2013

Teachers, students toast, roast Henderson at luncheon

Family members, former students and co-workers turned out Saturday for a surprise toast to Bob Henderson, 93, a community benefactor, hobby farmer,...

 By Sara Callaghan Chapell    Duly Noted    April 18, 2013

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Ramona and Frank Holmes have returned from their winter residence in Albany, Ore. Former summer resident Lisa Kurian visited with the couple over... Full story

 Letters    April 18, 2013

'Respect' turnout shows town cares

I would like to thank everyone that participated in the recent “Choose Respect” march. Your presence made a statement that our community does... Full story

 By Sara Callaghan Chapell    Duly Noted    April 11, 2013

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Girls middle school volleyball coach Cassie Miller and assistant coach Brittany Miller traveled with nine players to Juneau for a tournament at Floyd... Full story

 By Tom Morphet    News    April 4, 2013

Williamson: Borough indifference led to lawsuit

A man who sued the Haines Borough over his son’s drowning at Port Chilkoot Dock beach said this week he brought the suit because of concerns about t... Full story

 By Tom Morphet    News    April 4, 2013

Two dozen at 'March for Respect'

Ruth Fairall said that when she was 8 years old and for the following three years, she was sexually abused by an older brother. Fairall, 78, told her... Full story

 By Sara Callaghan Chapell    Duly Noted    February 7, 2013

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Patty Brown attended the 57th Presidential Inaugural Ceremonies in Washington, D.C. She worked through U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski’s office to score a...

 By Tom Morphet    Duly Noted    January 10, 2013

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A group of Haines High School alumni got together for a hike and snowshoe up Mount Ripinsky between Christmas and New Year’s. They included Fran...

 By Sara Callaghan Chapell    Duly Noted    December 13, 2012

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Haines bridge players caravanned to Whitehorse for a weekend tournament. John and Roger Schnabel, Sally and Bob Lix, Gregg Bigsby, Rob Miller, Jim...

 By Tom Morphet    News    October 4, 2012

Expert says drainages ran together, triggered slump

As immediate measures to prevent further erosion of the slumping, Mount Ripinsky hillside, the Haines Borough will extend two drainage pipes,...

 Letters    October 4, 2012

Haines and Klukwan made healing pole

I would like to thank everyone who participated in the group effort of bringing together the vision of Sue Folletti’s Healing Pole. The goal was to...

 By Tom Morphet    News    September 20, 2012

Assembly to hear report on hill slide

Property owners and Haines Borough officials are set to question experts on a mystery that’s lingered for eight months and cost upwards of $100,000...

 By Tom Morphet    News    September 20, 2012

Totem, drum raise domestic violence issue

About 100 residents turned out Friday for the unveiling of a “Healing Pole” downtown aimed at bringing awareness to domestic violence. Like...


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