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Residents pitch in during hard times

In the wake of recent tragedies in Haines, community members have pooled resources of time, food,...

Assembly to consider Alaska Excurions' permits amid conflicting accounts of safety negligence

The Skagway tour company criticized last February by former employees for neglecting safety practices, and that six months later experienced a death...

Shutdown hits Haines

The Chilkoot Indian Association might have to shut its doors and end funding for food and housing assistance if the federal government shutdown...

Students reflect on 2018, future hopes

Cataloged by trips taken, lessons learned and national news with harrowing implications, 2018 has been, in a word, “eventful,” according to a...

Planning commission updates resource extraction ordinance

Planning commissioners approved a new resource extraction ordinance and abandoned a vote on an amendment that would have added major resource...

Metal prices change, risks stay the same

On Jan. 7, Imperial Metals suspended operations at the Mt. Polley Mine in B.C. due to low copper prices. This means several hundred jobs lost and...

Mining is a roll of the dice

We’ve been told over and over the Palmer Project will greatly benefit the local economy. There will be winners and losers, but either way, the...

Correction: Even more studies show ill effects

Last week you published my entry having to do with damaging levels of wireless radiation in our towns. I received push back regarding my statement...

Duly Noted

West Woolverton Murray was born on Dec. 26 at 9:52 p.m. to Cara and Rob Murray of Sitka. He weighed 8 pounds 7 ounces and was 20.5 inches long. He...

Police Report

Tuesday, January 8 A Haines Highway building alarm was activated. Investigation continues into a report of fraudulent credit card activity obtained...

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Church Services Directory

Chilkat Valley Baptist Church 614 Main Street Pastor Royce L. McCoy Sunday: 10:30 a.m. Sunday School and Worship, 6 p.m. Worship Service Wednesday:... Full story

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