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 By Karen Garcia    News    June 23, 2016 

Firewood company quits town

A timber company based in Haines Junction, Y.T., is ceasing sales in Haines following a dispute with the Haines Borough. Dimok Timber office manager...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    June 23, 2016 

Borough sets Seward's contract terms

Haines Borough manager Bill Seward started on the job this week, though he got a taste of local politics sitting on last week’s assembly meeting....

 
 By Eileen McIver    News    June 23, 2016 

Injured moose calf on the mend

Things are looking up for Ladybug, a moose calf apparently orphaned during a bear attack in Anchorage in late May and brought to Kroschel Wildlife Cen...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    June 23, 2016 

Off-trail hike leads to fall, rescue

Private businesses, government agencies and local volunteers participated in a joint rescue effort at Chilkoot Lake Saturday after a woman hiking up...

 
 News    June 23, 2016 

Researchers share early results

Alaska Natives who express a strong ethnic identity identify more strongly with clans they belong to than with their home communities, two...

 
 News    June 23, 2016 

Triathlon open to youths, adults

Looking for an incentive to get off the couch? The first AKtive Triathlon is only three weeks away, so start training now. The July 16 event, which...

 
 News    June 23, 2016 

Maintenance trips up campsite privy plan

An idea by a local biologist for establishing an outhouse at Mosquito Lake recreation site has hit a hurdle. The Division of State Parks recently noti...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    June 23, 2016 

Price up, harvest low for fleet

Gillnetters are earning a little more for their salmon this season, but harvested fewer fish than expected during the season’s first opener. “On...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    June 23, 2016 

Harbor project Q&A scheduled

Haines Borough public facilities director Brad Ryan will lead a presentation and field questions about the Small Boat Harbor expansion project at...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    June 23, 2016 

Volunteers needed to help Battery Point

Alaska State Parks is making a final push to complete improvements on the Battery Point trail and needs volunteers to help it happen Saturday. Haines...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    June 23, 2016 

A vote for agencies to determine Tier 3

While its members can’t decide if they support designating the Chilkat River as an Outstanding National Resource Water, the Upper Lynn Canal Fish...

 
 News    June 23, 2016 

Free workshop for festival skits

A free workshop led by Dan Henry July 7-9 aims at helping residents develop skits for September’s Historic Hysterics Skit Festival. The festival,...

 
 By Karen Garcia    News    June 23, 2016 

'Bully-proofing' workshops set

Bullying isn’t something that just happens in schools, or among middle-schoolers. And it doesn’t always look like a student being pushed into a...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    June 23, 2016 

Dock busking issue will go to Seward

It appears that one of the first decisions for new manager Bill Seward will be whether musicians can perform in public here, and where. Longtime...

 
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 By Karen Garcia    News    June 16, 2016

Effort aims to repeal sales tax for tourism

Should the Haines Borough repeal its 1 percent tourism and economic development tax? That’s the question one Haines resident wants put on the ballot...

 

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