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 By Kyle Clayton    News    June 9, 2022

Celebration canoe paddlers take first journey since pandemic

Tlingit master carver Wayne Price was one of 25 seafarers who departed Haines in dugout canoes on...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    June 9, 2022

Magistrate takes job in Juneau, court hiring for new judge

Magistrate Orion Hughes-Knowles moved from Haines to the Capital City last month where he’ll serve as a Juneau magistrate. Hughes-Knowles said...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    June 2, 2022

Vote to prohibit Mud Bay events likely to be reconsidered

Haines Borough staff and mayor Douglas Olerud asked assembly member Tyler Huling to make a motion to reconsider a 4-2 vote made last week that...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    June 2, 2022

Electronic waste recycle days scheduled for June 10, 11

Spring cleaners who have old computers, printers, televisions, microwaves and other electronics gathering dust will have the opportunity to remove...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    May 26, 2022

Eleven seniors graduate from Haines school

The Haines High School Class of 2022 continued a tradition of parading down Main Street Tuesday...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    May 26, 2022

Assembly prohibits commercial events in Mud Bay

The Haines Borough Assembly voted 4-2 to prohibit commercial events in the Mud Bay Rural Residential Zone starting in 2023—a vote that came eight...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    May 19, 2022

First big ship in three years returns

The first large cruise ship in nearly three years was welcomed to Haines Thursday evening by the...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    May 12, 2022

Future of Fort in spotlight after Port Chilkoot Co. change

Infighting within the company that controls much of Fort Seward reached a high point Friday when a majority of board members–who have pushed for...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    May 12, 2022

Assembly rejects property tax increase proposal

The assembly Tuesday rejected 2-4 a motion by member Debra Schnabel to raise property taxes by .21 mills to increase funding to the Haines Sheldon...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    May 5, 2022

Eulachon run arrives; schools spotted in Chilkoot

The cries and barks of seagulls and sea lions at the Chilkoot and Chilkat Rivers can be heard as the spring-time eulachon run begins to materialize....

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    May 5, 2022

Residents lobby for more pool, museum funding

Sheldon Museum and public pool advocates lobbied for more funding during the borough assembly’s first budget meeting last Thursday. Borough manager...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 29, 2022

Podsiki, post office 'day maker,' to retire after 32 years and one day

Longtime postman Greg Podsiki has a few parcels of wisdom to share about cheerfulness and joy after... Full story

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 28, 2022

Podsiki, post office 'day maker,' to retire after 32 years and one day

Longtime postman Greg Podsiki has a few parcels of wisdom to share about cheerfulness and joy after... Full story

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 28, 2022

Pool users lobby assembly to keep pool open year-round

The public pool will stay open through May—a recent change made by borough manager Annette Kreitzer after pool users and the Haines Friends of the...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 28, 2022

Borough to ask state to conduct vehicle speed studies

The borough assembly voted unanimously to ask the Alaska Department of Transportation and Alaska State Troopers to initiate speed studies on two secti...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 21, 2022

PC recommends commercial events in Mud Bay as conditional use

The Haines Borough Planning Commission recommended to the borough assembly that commercial events be allowed as a permitted activity in the Mud Bay...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 21, 2022

Sales, property taxes up in manager's draft budget

Haines Borough manager Annette Kreitzer released her draft budget for the upcoming fiscal year—notable changes include increased sales and property...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 21, 2022

U.S. House candidate Begich visits Haines

Nick Begich, a frontrunner in the race for the seat in U.S. House of Representatives left vacant by the death of Don Young, visited Haines on Friday...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 14, 2022

Assembly approves phase 3 concept for Lutak Dock

The Haines Borough Assembly voted 5-1 to approve conceptual plans for Phases 1, 2 and 3 of the Lutak Dock—a controversial vote for many residents wh...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 14, 2022

Lynn Canal Players summer theater camp planned

After a two-year hiatus due to covid concerns, Lynn Canal Community Players is bringing back its Summer Youth Theater Conservatory—a three-week...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 14, 2022

Disaster recovery to ramp up this spring

The Haines Long Term Recovery Group has assisted 131 households affected by the December 2020 storms, roughly 18% of all the households in Haines—7%...

 

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