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 By Karen Garcia    News    February 4, 2016 

Borough pursues Lutak Dock fix

Nearly six months after the Haines Borough rescinded its Request for Qualifications for Lutak Dock improvements, a new draft document has emerged,...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    January 21, 2016

Assembly weighs ways to grow economy

The Haines Borough Assembly is returning to the idea of establishing a property tax waiver program to spur local economic development. The assembly...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    January 21, 2016

Tourism director wants $64K for marketing, trade shows

Tourism director Leslie Ross is proposing that $64,000 from the Haines Borough’s community and economic development director position be...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    January 14, 2016

Dead seabirds tied to Statewide die-off

Fourteen dead seabirds found on a Portage Cove beach this week are apparently part of a larger statewide die-off that has puzzled biologists since...

 
 By Tom Morphet    Obituaries    January 14, 2016

Aviation pioneer Layton Bennett dies at 96

Layton Bennett, an iconic figure in regional aviation history, died Saturday in Seattle at age 96....

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    January 7, 2016

Thomas will lobby Legislature for Haines Borough

The Haines Borough Assembly on Dec. 29 authorized acting manager Julie Cozzi to draw up a $45,000, one-year lobbying contract with former state Rep....

 
 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    Obituaries    December 17, 2015

Bertroch was ranch hand, inventor

Don Bertroch, a welder and shop owner who lived here during the timber boom, died in Kingman, Ariz.,...

 
 Letters    December 10, 2015

Residents invited to community forum

What do we think about the future of our community? Our economy? Our government? Our public participation? What is the role of the nonprofits? How do...

 
 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 Tom Morphet    News    December 3, 2015

Swath of hillside lets go, blocks Lutak

Debris from a large landslide blocked 5 Mile Lutak Road for at least seven hours early Monday, but that wasn’t the half of it, said Matt Boron,...

 
 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...

 
 Blotter    November 26, 2015

Police Report

Monday, Nov. 23 A person reported suitcases near the entrance of Tlingit Park. Police retrieved them and contacted the owner to reclaim them. An...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    November 19, 2015

DOT: Plowing was an exception

Residents who turned out for Saturday’s bald eagle release at 19 Mile drove on plowed roads, but they shouldn’t expect such service on weekends th...

 
 By Karen Garcia    Blotter    November 19, 2015

Police Report

Monday, Nov. 16 An anonymous caller reported a Deishu Drive resident was rifling through vehicles on Deishu Drive and at bars downtown looking for...

 
 Letters    November 19, 2015

Veterans Day meal was work of many

The Veterans Day dinner at the American Legion could not have happened if not for the many volunteers who turned out to help. A very special thanks...

 
 By Karen Garcia    Blotter    November 12, 2015

Police Blotter

Monday, Nov. 9 A caller asked police to perform a welfare check on a resident. Police were unable to make contact. The man called police to say he...

 
 By Karen Garcia    Blotter    November 5, 2015

Police Blotter

Monday, Nov. 2 A caller reported excessive smoke from several authorized, controlled burns around town. The Haines Volunteer Fire Department was...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    October 22, 2015

Borough explores economic development options

The Haines Borough Assembly’s commerce committee on Wednesday endorsed exploring a shift that would put its economic development efforts under a...

 
 Blotter    October 22, 2015

Police Blotter

Monday, Oct. 19 A caller reported that as he was stopped at a Main Street stop sign around 10:30 p.m., another vehicle ran the stop sign. School...

 
 Obituaries    October 15, 2015

Cameron was artist, partner in ministry

Presbyterians are planning a community memorial service for Haines artist Miriam Cameron on Nov. 10...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    October 8, 2015

DOT: Snowplowing, sanding will be reduced

Due to budget cuts to the state Department of Transportation, motorists should expect to be driving in more snow this winter during evenings and...

 
 By Karen Garcia    Blotter    October 1, 2015

Police Report

Monday, Sept. 28 A caller reported an injured bear about one mile past the ferry terminal on Lutak Road. Ferry terminal personnel and the state wildli...

 
 By Tom Morphet    Opinion    September 24, 2015

Editorial

It’s with great sadness that we report this week the death of Ray Menaker, the founder of this newspaper. We were hoping Ray would make it to...

 

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