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Could a Sitka housing program work in Haines?

A nonprofit in Sitka is building “perpetually affordable” homes to combat a housing shortage and keep young people from leaving town. Members of...

Harbor board won't pursue free but aging breakwater float

Harbormaster Shawn Bell reported that there would be too many issues with an aging breakwater float from Ketchikan that the U.S. Army Corps of...

Two Haines school grads reunite as college teammates

Recent Haines High School graduates and longtime friends Kirby Faverty and Carson Crager have reunited to play collegiate basketball together at...

2021 sees rebuilding, recovery from disaster, pandemic

Recovery and rebuilding were the watchwords of 2021 as residents navigated life in Haines among the...

Extra dollars for avalanche center lead to more forecasts

With an influx of borough funding, the Haines Avalanche Center this year created a new staff position and is conducting twice as many avalanche...

Thank you all

Thank you, Sun, for shining on Laura and me as we walked to Picture Point. Thank you, Oleruds, for all your flour I use to make bread for our...

Recent paid commentaries are antithesis of civil discourse

The ADF&G, Division of Wildlife Conservation (DWC) is constitutionally mandated to manage game using sustained yield principles. Within that mandate...

Duly Noted

Cole Johnson was born to Crystalyn-Gunsi Lemieux and Basil Johnson at 9:45 a.m. on Sunday, Dec. 19 at Alaska Native Medical Center in Anchorage....

Lady Bears split series against Juneau-Douglas JV

The Lady Bears went one-and-one in the series against the Juneau-Douglas junior varsity team on...

Glacier Bears win first games of the basketball season

The Glacier Bears swept the series against Juneau's Thunder Mountain junior varsity on Dec. 17-18....

Wrestlers place in top five at the state tournament

More than 500 wrestlers across the state filled the University of Alaska stadium at the state wrestling tournament on Dec. 17-18. Freshman Hayden...

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