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 By Karen Garcia    News    April 21, 2016 

Budget discussion: Police seek fifth officer

The Haines Borough Assembly this week began delving into the nitty-gritty of interim manager Brad Ryan’s draft budget for the upcoming fiscal year,...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    April 14, 2016

Court Report

Melissa J. King, 35, pleaded guilty on April 5 to committing first-degree criminal trespass and disorderly conduct on Feb. 11. Police were notified...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    April 7, 2016

Draft budget balanced with $400K in savings

Haines Borough interim manager Brad Ryan last week released his $12.3 million draft budget for the upcoming fiscal year, which includes cutting the...

 
 Letters    April 7, 2016

Editor looking for pie in the sky

It is kind of weird that you, the Haines Borough and their auditor think we have $15 million in savings and everything is hunky dory in Haines...

 
 By Karen Garcia    Blotter    March 31, 2016

Police Report

Monday, March 28 A 911 caller reported his Main Street home had been broken into. Police initiated a case. Sunday, March 27 Police wrote a report for...

 
 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...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    March 24, 2016

Amphibious craft makes forced landing at Lutak

An an amphibious plane made an emergency landing in Lutak Inlet Wednesday about a mile north of the ferry terminal. No injuries were reported in 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

Assembly ponders proposed 'code of conduct'

In recent years, behavior at Haines Borough Assembly meetings has gotten a bit unruly. “Some of the meetings recently have just been haywire,”...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    March 3, 2016

Lutak boulder takes lucky roll

A single, bedroom-sized boulder that rolled off a mountainside adjacent to the ferry terminal early Friday fortunately traveled between electric...

 
 Blotter    March 3, 2016

Police Report

Monday, Feb. 29 Police served a domestic violence protective order on a Haines man. Sunday, Feb. 28 A woman came to the station to report a moose on...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    February 11, 2016

Borough will pocket $14K left over from HARK funds

More than $14,000 initially designated for nonprofits will be rolled over and added to the Haines Borough’s $2.8 million areawide general fund balan...

 
 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,...

 

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