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 By Karen Garcia    News    August 21, 2014 

Five candidates seek 2 seats on assembly

As of Wednesday’s 5 p.m. deadline, five candidates had filed for two open seats on the Haines Borough Assembly. Residents Jerry Erny, Ron Jackson,...

 
 News    August 21, 2014 

'White Fang Night'

The second annual celebration of “White Fang” will include storytelling about the making of the film in Haines, 3 p.m. Aug. 30 at Dalton City’s...

 
 Letters    August 21, 2014 

Summer theater memories

The Summer Youth Theater Conservatory was a remarkable experience. Sixteen exceptionally talented children created an enjoyable and challenging play...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    August 14, 2014

Assembly ranks grant requests by non-profits

Members of a Haines Borough Assembly ad hoc committee will decide on 11 applications from local nonprofits requesting more than $127,000 in borough...

 
 Letters    August 7, 2014

Catapult effort say thanks

The Haines Borough Public Library would like to thank everyone who helped with the catapult competition. Teens were able to learn about propulsion,...

 
 Letters    July 31, 2014

Students excelled in "Puss in Boots"

The play production of “Puss in Boots” by the Summer Youth Theater Conservatory was great fun, colorful and action-packed, and we could hear...

 
 By Eileen McIver    Duly Noted    July 31, 2014

Duly Noted

Suzie Scollon was in town for a week to spread husband Ron’s ashes. She and Kathleen Menke chose a spot overlooking the Klehini River near a...

 
 By Pam Randles    News    July 24, 2014

Wild Things

A friend is calling this year the drama queen year. Record snowfalls in December. Near-record rainfall in June. Extremely warm temperatures in...

 
 Opinion    July 24, 2014

Editorial

Back when it hosted the statewide community theater festival ACTFest, Haines billed itself as “Alaska’s Theater Town.” That may have been an...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    July 10, 2014

Chum harvest spikes; red return strong on 2 rivers

The lead-up to Fourth of July proved a bounty for gillnetters in Lynn Canal, with 240 boats each averaging more than 1,600 chum or 7.4 tons of hatcher...

 
 News    July 10, 2014

Soggy Independence Day celebration

The annual Mount Ripinsky Run was cancelled due to safety concerns following a two-inch rainfall, but many other Independence Day festivities went on...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    July 10, 2014

Arts Outlook

Cohen painting exhibit opens at museum July 18 The Sheldon Museum’s second installment of its summer Six-Week Spotlight Series opens at 5 p.m....

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    July 3, 2014

Chilkat Center lands $86K for upgrades

The Foundation for the Chilkat Center for the Arts last week secured an $86,000 grant from the Rasmuson Foundation to go toward the foundation’s...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    July 3, 2014

Juneau Road document looms

A 45-day public comment period on the revised Juneau access plan – including a public meeting in Haines – will happen this summer “for sure,”...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    June 19, 2014

Architect tours aging behemoth

National Park Service officials last week started Port Chilkoot Co. on a path toward restoring Fort Seward’s weather-beaten barracks building,...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    June 19, 2014

Gillnet opener 'fairly good'

Commercial fishermen reeled in a “fairly good showing” of hatchery chum on the south end of the Lynn Canal gillnet fishery during the two-day...

 
 News    June 19, 2014

King salmon dinner on Saturday

All are welcome at the 7th annual Haines Fishermen’s Community King Salmon Barbecue, a free meal that’s a promotional event for the region’s...

 
 Letters    June 19, 2014

Move borough offices into museum

It appears that with the addition of a trailer to the Haines Borough offices and the suggestion that we build yet another “muniplex” (Haven’t...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    June 12, 2014

Fireworks show may not happen

Fourth of July fireworks displays in the Upper Lynn Canal appear to be fizzling.   Municipal officials in Haines and Skagway have failed to find a...

 
 News    June 12, 2014

Theater camp discount extended

The $25 preregistration discount for Lynn Canal Community Players’ Summer Youth Theater Conservatory has been extended until June 20. The camp is...

 
 Letters    June 12, 2014

LCC's presenters worked for mines

In the June 5 issue of the CVN, Mayor Stephanie Scott is quoted as “perceiving bias in several of the (informational mining) presentations”...

 
 Letters    June 12, 2014

Mayor's statement contradicts message

If the mayor believes “there is no amount of money that is worth community cohesion,” why then did she feel it necessary to publicly disparage...

 
 Blotter    June 12, 2014

Police Report

Monday, June 9   A caller reported seeing an intoxicated couple walking with a child near Tlingit Park. Police investigated but couldn’t find the...

 

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