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 By Kyle Clayton    News    August 23, 2018

Residents critique 'on-call' police service

About 55 Haines Highway residents asked questions and aired concerns to borough officials Thursday during a community meeting at the Mosquito Lake...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    August 16, 2018

Lost man finds divine solace as rescuers scour Sunshine Mountain

While multiple agencies and volunteers conducted a search-and-rescue operation for him, 74-year-old...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    August 16, 2018

Rogers joins assembly race, three in the running

Another resident is eyeing an open seat on the Haines Borough Assembly for this October’s municipal election. Paul Rogers is still gathering...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    August 16, 2018

Question to elect boards,commissions heads to ballot

The question of whether or not voters want to elect members of the planning commission, port and harbor advisory committee, public safety commission a...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    August 16, 2018

Assembly delays rental tax exemption decision

The Haines Borough Assembly last week postponed taking action on an ordinance aimed at reducing expenses for long-term housing renters. This spring,...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    August 9, 2018

Assembly advances publicly funded solid waste program: Mayor breaks tie vote

The Haines Borough Assembly narrowly advanced a ballot measure during its first public hearing Tuesday that would give voters the option to approve a...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    August 9, 2018

Two enter assembly race

Two candidates have confirmed plans to run for open seats on the Haines Borough Assembly in October. Commercial gillnetter Will Prisciandaro is the...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    August 9, 2018

Voters one step closer to deciding on police service outside townsite

The Haines Borough Assembly advanced an amended ballot question that would allow Lutak, Mud Bay and Haines Highway residents to vote to create their...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    August 9, 2018

Shuttle service offers rides to Whitehorse

A new shuttle service from Haines to Whitehorse is up and running this month. David Simmons’ Hinterland Express will shuttle passengers from Haines...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    August 9, 2018

Communication a theme in assembly's manager evaluation

Presenting a range of alternative plans, being more objective and formulating processes for vetting ordinances and a feeling of mistrust between...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    August 2, 2018

Man dies during Alaska Excursions canoe tour

A Nevada pastor celebrating his wedding anniversary with a cruise to Alaska died at Glacier Point Monday after a canoe capsized during a trip with...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    August 2, 2018

Local board challenges Fish and Game, breaks Open Meetings Act

Alaska Department of Fish and Game officials rejected this week a request from the local Upper Lynn Canal Advisory Commitee to stop all fill and...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    August 2, 2018

Man arrested after pulling gun on citizen

Police arrested a 36-year-old Haines man early Sunday morning for allegedly slashing a car’s tires and pulling a gun on a pedestrian who attempted...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    July 26, 2018

Southeast Alaska State Fair celebrates 50 years in Haines

The Carnival of Casseroles and Salad Parade, Licorice Ice Cream Eating Contest, the Alaskan Racing...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    July 26, 2018

Three counterfeit bills found in shops

Sellers, beware. Counterfeit bills were discovered circulating in Haines. Local business owner Mike Ward discovered two fake $100 bills on two...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    July 26, 2018

Ballot measure would change charter to allow areawide policing

The Haines Borough Assembly narrowly approved introducing two ordinances for public hearings that, if advanced, would allow voters to decide whether...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    July 26, 2018

Man arrested in standoff faces weapons charges

The district attorney filed four felony weapons charges against the man who had a standoff with Haines police in a home earlier this month. The...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    July 26, 2018

Borough Briefs

Hearing set for solid waste proposal The Haines Borough Assembly introduced a taxpayer-funded solid waste management program ordinance along with a ba...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    July 19, 2018

Sockeye return falls short of projections

A pulse of sockeye swam up the Chilkoot River early this week, bolstering what was a dismal early run, but the Chilkat River still has Alaska...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    July 19, 2018

Manager proposes new police service area ballot measure

Haines Highway, Mud Bay and Lutak residents might have the opportunity to vote whether or not they...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    June 14, 2018

Fullerton to become state trooper

Michael Fullerton has started over many times throughout his adult life-he's been a financial...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    June 14, 2018

Borough to advance taxpayer-funded solid waste program

Prompted by citizen complaints and borough staff intervention, the Haines Borough Assembly this week decided to take a more active role in waste...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    June 14, 2018

Debate continues over police patrols outside townsite

The Haines Borough Assembly again discussed the merits of police patrols outside the townsite—shining a light on a more than year-long debate about...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    June 7, 2018

Canoes push off for Celebration

Wayne Price, Ted Hart, James Hart, Zachary James and Ryan Barber crewed canoes to the 2018 Juneau...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    June 7, 2018

Delegation travels to Excursion Inlet

Haines borough staff, public officials and U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski traveled to Excursion Inlet...

 

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