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 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...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    June 5, 2014

Interest grows for Main Street

Ventures are underway that could help breathe life back into Main Street, including a proposal by the Haines Brewing Company to buy Haines Borough lan...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    June 5, 2014

Assembly to decide on $20K mining program

The Haines Borough Assembly will consider Tuesday whether to fund a $20,000 proposal by Takshanuk Watershed Council for facilitation of stakeholder...

 
 News    June 5, 2014

Hypnotist to perform at benefit June 12

Hypnotist and comedian "JayDee" is bringing his "clean and classy" hypnotism show to the Chilkat Cen...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    May 22, 2014

Graduates make emotional exit

Eddie Bryant said he didn’t think a long time before walking out on the gym floor for an impromptu dance with daughter Polly during Haines High...

 
 Letters    May 22, 2014

Fjordlines boosted science class

On behalf of the entire marine biology class and teacher Mark Fontenot, we would like to say thanks to Glen, Alison and Libby Jacobson of Alaska...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    May 15, 2014

AP&T customers: Don't penalize us for conserving

Dozens of Alaska Power Company customers testified at a recent Regulatory Commission of Alaska hearing in Haines, railing against the company’s...

 
 Opinion    May 15, 2014

Editorial

An old friend remarked to me the other day she’d lived here long enough to remember when greenies supported tourism and rednecks were against it....

 

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