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 By Karen Garcia    News    January 22, 2015 

Break-ins at library and thrift store

The Haines Borough Public Library and Salvation Army both took a hit last week when someone broke into the buildings and stole several hundred...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    January 22, 2015 

Cost of helicopter noise study soars

The cost of a noise study to monitor the impacts of a heliport near 26 Mile Haines Highway has ballooned from a Haines Borough staff estimate of...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    January 22, 2015 

Dispatch still can't trace phone calls

The Haines Borough Police Department’s $500,000 Enhanced-911 and dispatch services project has hit “a significant roadblock for completion,” acc...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    January 22, 2015 

Gym open three mornings

The Haines Borough School District has opened the Karl Ward Gym, weight room and showers from 6 to 7:30 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays....

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    January 22, 2015 

'Mud Bay Institute' goes up in a cloud of memories

A bonfire amid a slushy downpour Tuesday finished off the “Mud Bay Institute,” a ramshackle, beachfront cabin on Chilkat Inlet that provided...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    January 22, 2015 

Leaders question dock-seeing plan

The Haines Borough Finance Committee at its Monday meeting scrutinized manager David Sosa’s request for $100,000 in Lutak Dock funds, with the...

 
 News    January 22, 2015 

Music, dance campe draws 75

The first Haines Music and Dance Camp drew 75 paying participants, an encouraging turnout, said organizer Sue Libenson. Fourteen musicians and...

 
 News    January 22, 2015 

Fuel distributor chairs dock group

Haines Borough Manager David Sosa has appointed Fred Gray as the chair of the Lutak Dock “core group,” an advisory group tasked with guiding what...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    January 22, 2015 

Fairbanks truck driver wins Alcan crown at 111 mph

A 52-year-old Fairbanks truck driver averaged a speed of 110.6 mph to win Saturday’s Alcan 200, topping a field of 25 racers. Racing in his fourth A...

 
 News    January 22, 2015 

Police still pursuing dumpster case

Haines police are still trying to make a case with video footage of 11 people allegedly dumping household trash in municipal dumpsters at the Small...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    January 22, 2015 

Decision on sale of school delayed

The Haines Borough likely won’t be selling Mosquito Lake School this summer, manager David Sosa said this week, after withdrawing his request last...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    January 22, 2015 

Fossman's career enshrined at gym

Less than a decade after leading Haines High School to its first boys’ basketball state championship, Kyle Fossman became the first Glacier Bear to...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    January 22, 2015 

Injuries sideline girls' starters

  The Glacier Bears girls varsity lost Friday’s game against Craig, 55-26, without the services of leading scorer Kayley Swinton and fellow...

 
 News    January 22, 2015 

Court Report

Carl Taylor, 73, pleaded guilty Dec. 16 to violating a protective order on Sept. 1. A woman called police to report Taylor was at her Small Tracts...

 
 News    January 22, 2015 

Corrections

Brennan Palmieri’s name was left out of last week’s Haines School honor roll announcement. Palmieri earned honors in the sixth...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    January 15, 2015

Snowplow savings a possibility

A dearth of snow this winter could lead to a blizzard of savings for the Haines Borough. As of Tuesday, only 8.2 inches of snow had fallen downtown...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    January 15, 2015

Burner burnout a pellet system issue

A problem with a pilot-program boiler and questions about a delivery system are delaying a Haines Borough plan to replace oil-burning heat systems...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    January 15, 2015

Revving up for the 46th Alcan

As many as seven Haines racers are expected in Saturday’s 46th Alcan 200 road race, a 155-mile snowmachine race from the Canada border to...

 

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