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 By Natalie Helms    News    March 15, 2018 

Students show solidarity with nationwide walkout

About 25 high school students and 30 community members joined the National School Walkout Wednesday...

 By Kyle Clayton    News    March 15, 2018 

Assembly approves Glacier Point ATV tour with conditions

The Haines Borough narrowly approved a new Glacier Point ATV tour permit proposed by a Skagway tour company. The borough assembly voted 3-3 to approve...

 By Kyle Clayton    News    March 15, 2018 

Question raised about Open Meetings Act after public excluded from briefing

The Haines Borough manager and police chief on Wednesday uninvited the assembly to a meeting aimed at developing a local response plan for active...

 By Natalie Helms    News    March 15, 2018 

History talk recounts S.S. Princess Sophia

October marks the 100th anniversary of the sinking of Princess Sophia in Lynn Canal, which remains the worst maritime accident in Alaska and British...

 By Natalie Helms    News    March 15, 2018 

Citizen scientists needed for valley bat research

Haines residents can be citizen scientists to assist Chilkat Valley bat research this summer. The Alaska Department of Fish and Game is looking for pe...

 By Natalie Helms    News    March 15, 2018 

Neil Simon comedy heads to Chilkat Center stage

A talented Haines cast takes the stage this weekend in Neil Simon's comedy "Jake's Women," directed...

 By Natalie Helms    News    March 15, 2018 

Morphet miffs planning commission over resource extraction

Some members of the Haines Borough Planning Commission were offended by assembly member Tom Morphet’s suggestions on how to define resource...


Business Briefs

Main Street art gallery changes hands Haines artists Amelia Nash and Andrea Nelson are the new owners of Skipping Stone Studios on Main Street, to be...

 By Natalie Helms    News    March 15, 2018 

Local fishing group to pursue nonprofit status

Northern Lynn Canal fishermen are starting a new organization after feeling like they don’t have a voice among Southeast Alaska gillnetters. The...

 By Liam Cassidy    News    March 15, 2018 

Bittersweet end to Glacier Bears season

After the dust settled on this year’s Region V 2A tournament in Ketchikan, the top-seeded Metlakatla boys and girls teams, the third- seeded...

 By Kyle Clayton    News    March 15, 2018 

Assembly supports cocktails at distilleries

The Haines Borough Assembly voted unanimously on Tuesday to forward a letter of support to the Alaska Legislature for a bill that would allow distille...

 By Kyle Clayton    News    March 15, 2018 

Three new leaders fill administrative positions in Haines

New library director to arrive in May Carolyn Goolsby, 51, will begin work in May as Haines’ new library director. Goolsby, who once lived in a...

 News    March 15, 2018 

One suspect from post office sting pleads guilty

Bailey Stuart, 20, pleaded guilty March 6 to misconduct involving a controlled substance in the fourth degree, a class A misdemeanor. Stuart was...

 News    March 15, 2018 

Basketball continued despite the cancellation of the Dick Hotch tournament

The Dick Hotch Memorial Basketball Tournament was cancelled last weekend, but that didn't stop... Full story

 By Kyle Clayton    News    March 8, 2018

University cancels Chilkat timber sale

The University of Alaska is withdrawing its controversial timber sale on 400 acres of land on the Chilkat Peninsula and will instead focus on resident...

 By Natalie Helms    News    March 8, 2018

Students to stage walkouts in response to school shootings

The Haines High School student council will lead a walkout next week in support of stricter gun regulations after recent school shootings, said...

 By Kyle Clayton    News    March 8, 2018

Fish and Wildlife looks into Chilkat Lake resident after 'falcon' attack

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is investigating a Chilkat Lake property owner for violating the Migratory Bird Treaty Act after he wrote in a...

 By Kyle Clayton    News    March 8, 2018

More employees support, criticize Alaska Excursions

Four additional former Alaska Excursions employees have publicly criticized Robert Murphy’s Alaska Excursions tour company for unsafe practices....

 By Kyle Clayton    News    March 8, 2018

Ferry terminal expansion on track

The Alaska Department of Transportation will expand the ferry terminal next year in preparation for two additional Alaska class ferries slated to...


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