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 Letters    August 27, 2015 

Jones Point property now open to recreation

Thanks to all those that came out for the End of Summer Fun Run with the Takshanuk Watershed Council and the Southeast Alaska State Fair! A special...

 
 Letters    August 27, 2015 

Start lottery on when Lutak Dock will collapse

By jove, I’ve got it. We should have a contest to guess when the Lutak Dock in Haines is going to collapse into the sea. It will be like that...

 
 Letters    August 27, 2015 

Crab thieves, be proud of yourselves

I would like to thank the low-life S.O.B who has robbed my crab pots the last two times I put them out. Being on a set income, I evidently don’t...

 
 Letters    August 27, 2015 

Bears are still being abused at Chilkoot

I have photos of a red truck with Alaska plates chasing a sow and cubs down the road at Chilkoot. They show a bear on its hind legs, nearly vertical,...

 
 Letters    August 20, 2015

Computerized harbor image a whitewash

Regarding the new digital harbor rendering: it’s a whitewash, it’s dishonest marketing. That totally empty parking lot is neither a winter nor a...

 
 Letters    August 20, 2015

For bears to survive, close Chilkoot River corridor

Folks won’t like this idea. But if the State of Alaska is unwilling or unable to adopt and staff a sensible management plan to enforce our wildlife...

 
 Letters    August 20, 2015

Wash hands after 'hippy-dippy massage'

I was somewhat not appalled by recent comments in last week’s letter, “All you need is love, massage books.” Not the part about a...

 
 Letters    August 20, 2015

Close Chilkoot River to anglers now

It’s summer and the fish have returned to the rivers. The anglers have also returned in full force as they always do – so many in fact that...

 
 Letters    August 20, 2015

AMG donated excellent adventures

Many thanks to Alaska Mountain Guides and Chilkat Guides, Sean Gaffney and Eli Fierer, for donating the excellent youth adventure recreation trips...

 
 Letters    August 20, 2015

Triple A hoops camp a huge success

The first annual Triple A Basketball Camp held July 26-28 in Haines was a huge success.We had campers representing six different communities at the...

 
 Letters    August 20, 2015

Bigs outing focused on geology, science

Bigs and Littles took a drive to the Constantine Metal Resources base camp on Saturday, August 15 and learned about the Palmer Project multi-metal...

 
 Letters    August 13, 2015

All you need is love and massage books

I was somewhat appalled by recent quoted comments in last week’s article, “State starts regulating massage,” in the CVN. I was appalled at some...

 
 Letters    August 13, 2015

Tlingit people losing what's traditional

It’s been a long time since I’ve seen anything traditional in our Tlingit people. Seems we’ve lost our identity. The 1960s and 1970s is where...

 
 Letters    August 13, 2015

Review harbor expansion assumptions

Have we reviewed the initial assumptions about Portage Cove expansion? Can the parking area expansion be extended to the southwest? Can we avoid...

 
 Letters    August 13, 2015

Golf course offers plenty of recreation

If you haven’t been to the golf course you are missing out. It has everything: animals, wildflowers, walking, skiing, weddings, and, oh yeah, golf....

 
 Letters    August 13, 2015

Uglys will sell ATV in sealed auction

We would like to thank the community for the support they’ve shown and the Southeast Alaska State Fair for the opportunity to operate our food...

 
 Letters    August 13, 2015

Musicians played for garden party

We would like to thank all those that came out to the First Friday Garden Party at the Starvin’ Marvin garden. A special thanks to the very...

 
 Letters    August 13, 2015

Hospice booth a sweet success

For yet another year, the Hospice of Haines dessert booth at the Southeast Alaska State Fair was a sweet success. Most folks in Haines know that we...

 
 Letters    August 13, 2015

Foundation's grant bought shells, targets

The Haines Hot Shots youth trap shooting club would like to thank the Chilkat Valley Community Foundation for the generous grant issued to us. The...

 
 Letters    August 13, 2015

Concert raised $300 for shelter

Becky’s Place would like to thank everyone who was involved in making our intermission fundraiser at The Lacks Family Band concert a big success....

 
 Letters    August 13, 2015

One too many Heinmillers in ad

A recent fair thank-you ad incorrectly named Judy Heinmiller twice. We meant to thank Judy Heinmiller, and Judy Erekson. I apologize for the mistake....

 
 Letters    August 6, 2015

Keep hunting out of Chilkat State Park

I implore the powers that be to reconsider opening up the entire Chilkat State Park to hunting. As a seasonal visitor to this unique and beautiful...

 
 Letters    August 6, 2015

Help with parade entries brought grin

Thanks to everyone for coming together to support the children’s area at the fair with cardboard, bottle caps and your general interest...

 
 Letters    August 6, 2015

Ficus tree brightens veterans' sun room

The sun room at Soboleff-McRae Veterans’ Village is a gathering place for a variety of events: meetings, dinners, entertaining friends, exercising,...

 
 Letters    August 6, 2015

Stores floated Most Lovable Dog contest

The Haines Animal Rescue Kennel would like to thank our sponsors, participants and volunteers for helping make this year’s “Most Lovable Dog”...

 

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