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 By Karen Garcia    News    April 17, 2014 

Assembly: No to mayor's road letter

The Haines Borough Assembly April 8 rejected mayor Stephanie Scott’s request to send an opinion piece to the Juneau Empire criticizing funding of...

 
 News    April 17, 2014 

Ode to salmon planned on Main

A local conservation group recently secured funding to install an 8-by-24-foot chalkboard on Main Street where residents can express their...

 
 Letters    April 10, 2014

Committee's concern was lost income

After reading the CVN article on the Haines Borough Assembly’s vote to request state Rep. Kreiss-Tomkins to remove a bill rescinding the Yukon...

 
 News    April 3, 2014

Forest Service offers $175K for projects

Residents have until April 30 to submit proposals for natural resource-related projects to be funded by the Lynn Canal-Icy Strait Resource Advisory...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    April 3, 2014

Cost sinks Katzehin cabin move

Local plans for improvements to a landing strip and cabin on U.S. Forest Service land at Katzehin Flats stopped due to procedural costs, according to...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    March 27, 2014

Assembly supports reciprocal licenses

The Haines Borough Assembly voted unanimously Tuesday to send a letter to state House Rep. Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins, D-Sitka, asking him to remove a...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    March 20, 2014

Bill would eliminate reciprocal fish license

House Rep. Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins, D-Sitka, is sponsoring a bill that would eliminate a regulation allowing Yukon Territory residents to buy fishing...

 
 News    March 20, 2014

Youth theater to present 'Willows' play

Registration has opened for Lynn Canal Community Players’ Summer Youth Theater Conservatory. The annual, theater day camp runs June 30 to July 20...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    March 13, 2014

Advisory panel drafts crab plan

The Upper Lynn Canal Fish and Game Advisory Committee is taking its crab proposal to a March 19 Department of Fish and Game task force charged with...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    March 6, 2014

Heli-ski firms: Open more area for 'event'

Two local heli-ski companies are asking the Haines Borough to temporarily open nearly 10,000 acres of terrain closed to the sport for a month-long...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    March 6, 2014

American Legion post adding room, breakfast

American Legion officials say they hope to complete an addition to their Second Avenue hall by the end of the month. A Vietnam Veterans’ Day dinner...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    March 6, 2014

Advisory committee skips vote on Katzeek

The Upper Lynn Canal Fish and Game Advisory Committee is not, at this point, interested in voting on dismissing board member and big game guide John...

 
 News    March 6, 2014

Salmon farming film March 13

“Salmon Confidential,” a documentary about fish farming in British Columbia, is screening at 6 p.m. at the library Thursday, March 13. The film...

 
 By Eileen McIver    Duly Noted    March 6, 2014

Duly Noted

More than a dozen seniors made a road trip to the 33 Mile Roadhouse restaurant for lunch Friday. Two vans and several cars transported the group on th...

 
 News    February 20, 2014

Got a story? 'Talk' program starting up

Do you have a good story? Lynn Canal Community Players is seeking stories for a storytelling “café” to be held monthly at the Chilkat Center....

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    February 6, 2014

Panel working on crab proposal

The Upper Lynn Canal Fish and Game Advisory Committee is taking a small step toward addressing ongoing tension between commercial and subsistence...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    January 30, 2014

Public not invited to railroad meeting

Haines Borough Mayor Stephanie Scott apologized this week for allowing a Jan. 20 meeting regarding a railroad feasibility study to be held behind...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    January 16, 2014

State OKs 6 percent electric hike

The Regulatory Commission of Alaska on Monday granted local utility Alaska Power Company’s request for a short-term 6 percent power rate increase...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    January 9, 2014

SEABA agrees to pay $21K to BLM

A Haines helicopter skiing company has agreed to pay more than $21,000 in fines and fees for flying on federal lands closed to the activity 54 times d...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    January 9, 2014

State upholds fishing license deal

In a Dec. 12 letter, the commissioner of the Department of Fish and Game formally denied a petition by the Upper Lynn Canal Advisory Board to rescind...

 
 News    January 9, 2014

Deadline for local crab proposals is April 10

Residents wanting changes in local subsistence crabbing regulations have until April 10 to submit proposals to the state Board of Fisheries. The board...

 
 By Eileen McIver    Duly Noted    January 9, 2014

Duly Noted

Lindsay Johnson and Graham Kraft were married Dec. 27 at their property near Viking Cove. The bride, groom, and guests skied and snowshoed to the...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    December 19, 2013

In 2013, projects belied forecast

For the first time since the rebuilt Haines School was oriented toward Old Haines Highway in 2007, students could make it to the school along a...

 
 News    December 19, 2013

Parnell appoints Risley to council

Alaska Gov. Sean Parnell this week reappointed resident Dean Risley to the Alaska Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve Advisory Council. Risley is a U.S. Army...

 

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