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 Letters    April 28, 2016 

Not too late to speak out on harbor project

Think of other beautiful, waterfront cities. They had the foresight to not mix a working harbor with a scenic waterfront. We’re trying to and...

 
 Letters    April 28, 2016 

Research on manager finalists appreciated

Thank you to Karen Garcia and her wise and timely Facebook search of the manager finalists. Her actions prevented a community disaster. And thanks...

 
 Letters    April 28, 2016 

Daffodils worth more than a donation

Thank you to Karen Garcia and her wise and timely Facebook search of the manager finalists. Her actions prevented a community disaster. And thanks...

 
 Letters    April 21, 2016

Code commission a reasonable solution

I find it interesting that our mayor who referred to the community as the most “hateful and vindictive” she had ever seen during her lifetime...

 
 Letters    April 14, 2016

Lucky to have HAL, Veterans Village

My husband Bill and I moved into the Veterans’ Village almost a year ago. We are grateful for the facilities and all who help maintain them! I...

 
 Letters    April 14, 2016

We were blessed by Erma's presence

All too often we look elsewhere for the hero, saints to admire or people of inspiration when it is often individuals right before us that we care not...

 
 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...

 
 Letters    April 7, 2016

Donations made Freeride event possible

I would like to thank all of the individuals and businesses that helped welcome the Freeride World Tour in Haines again this year. Many people...

 
 Letters    March 31, 2016

Bar and restaurant priced at $1.1 million

Your article on the Pioneer Bar was nicely written, but noting the borough assessed value of the real estate has caused some confusion. Several...

 
 Letters    March 31, 2016

Thankful for presentation on seeds

Thank you to Foundroot for helping the Haines School children learn about seeds and gardening through your fun learning session. Also, a huge thank...

 
 Letters    March 31, 2016

HARK celebrated 15 years of support

It was a pleasure for Haines Animal Rescue Kennel to celebrate 15 years among a family of patrons, supporters and dogs at the anniversary event....

 
 Letters    March 31, 2016

Nash family grateful for loving hearts

Helping out in a tragedy is something our town always gets right. Once again we have been the recipients of an outpouring of hugs, prayers, cards and...

 
 Letters    March 31, 2016

Dolphins swim team builds character

The Haines Dolphins Swim Team would like to thank the many volunteers and organizations that have contributed to the success of our team. In January,...

 
 Letters    March 24, 2016

Mackowiaks grateful for town's support

We would like to publicly thank all those people who have so incredibly touched our lives; for the benefit auction, which was held on our behalf to...

 
 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...

 
 Letters    March 24, 2016

Campbell upheld his oath of office

The people of the United States of America have a birthright and constitutional rights to freedom and due process of law.  The Haines Borough code re...

 
 Letters    March 24, 2016

Greenhouse effect is complex

As pointed out in a recent paid commentary, it is true that water vapor is the largest contributor to the earth’s greenhouse effect and it has...

 
 Letters    March 24, 2016

Writer disregards mine's violations

I agree with Brad Schulze regarding carbon credits being a “racket.” But I cannot, in a few sentences, address his statements regarding the...

 
 Letters    March 17, 2016

Foundation grant opened eagle mews

The American Bald Eagle Foundation is grateful for the generous grant from the Chilkat Valley Community Foundation. Our mew remodel to allow public...

 
 Letters    March 17, 2016

Legion grateful for help with dinner

The dinner for the Legion’s 97th birthday was a success because of your attendance. Thank you. Thank you to everyone who contributed and donated by...

 
 Letters    March 17, 2016

Girl Scout cookies available at market

There will be an opportunity for folks in Haines to buy Girl Scout cookies this Sunday, March 20, at Mountain Market from 1-3 p.m. You can pre-order...

 
 Letters    March 17, 2016

Thanks for help with fundraiser

We would like to thank all the people who came to the dinner and auction to support the Mackowiak family. The generosity of Haines is wonderful. We...

 
 Letters    March 17, 2016

Proud to be part of Hotch tournament

Chilkat Valley Preschool volunteer parents ran the concession stand at the Dick Hotch Memorial Basketball Tournament. This was an exciting community...

 
 Letters    March 10, 2016

CVN shouldn't print derogatory letters

A newspaper such as the CVN that holds itself to high standards of journalism should not permit name-calling in letters to the editor, and it should...

 
 Letters    March 10, 2016

Name-calling not constructive

I appreciate the community discussion that has started regarding the Constantine mine. However, I do not approve of the name-calling. Name-calling...

 

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