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 By Tom Morphet    Duly Noted    May 19, 2022 

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Shelby Flemming and Charles Peep were married Saturday, May 7 along the Klehini River near 25 Mile, with friends and family from Fairbanks, Portland,...

 
 By Tom Morphet    Duly Noted    May 12, 2022

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Nolan Michael Piper was born at 3:52 p.m. on May 2 at Bartlett Regional Hospital to Elsie and Nathan Piper. Elsie’s sister Annie Fullerton was on ha...

 
 By Tom Morphet    Duly Noted    May 5, 2022

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Whitney Morgan O’Brien was born 6:39 p.m. April 9 to Lucinda Boyce and Billy O’Brien at Fairbanks Memorial Hospital. She weighed 8 lbs., 11 oz. an...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    April 28, 2022

Arts Outlook

Musical comedy at Chilkat Center Canadian pianist and comedienne Sarah Hagen interprets classical...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    April 21, 2022

Students reflect on Seattle art trip

Seven Haines High School students brought back different impressions from a week-long art trip to...

 

Metcalf followed sea, adventure to Alaska

Pat Metcalf, a sailor and adventurer whose gypsy spirit led her to Tenakee Springs and finally to...

 

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Stevie Lynn Young was born to Carlee Heinmiller Young and Will Young at 3:45 a.m. Saturday, April 16 in Poudre Valley Hospital in Fort Collins, Colo....

 

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Norman Hughes and Meghan Condon are back in town. Their time out included eight days spent paddling and motoring through Everglades National Park in...

 

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Two seats are open on the Chilkoot Indian Association tribal council. The deadline for declarations of candidacy and the nominations meeting is 5:30...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    March 31, 2022

Local artist's work to tour Alaska public buildings

Andrea Nelson's work was among 16 creations chosen from among 897 recent submissions to the Alaska...

 

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The Youths from Port Chilkoot Bible Church, Pastor Matt Jones, and a few other members of his congregation provided a big service by helping to move...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    March 24, 2022

Arts Outlook

First Friday The year's first "First Friday" art event is set for April 1 with exhibits or...

 

Bowman, stevedore, basketball star, dies at 86

Leonard Bowman, a star basketball player who worked at Alaska Indian Arts and as a stevedore and...

 

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Michael Smith and Julie Rae were married March 16 at Tavares, Fla. The wedding was aboard the Dora Queen, a local paddleboat sailing on Lake Dora....

 

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Patty Brown was set to be the lone Haines participant in Skagway’s Buckwheat Ski Classic this year, but she couldn’t find a ride to Log Cabin,...

 

Active community member dies at 77

Peggy Ormasen, who worked for decades at L.A.B. Flying Service, died Feb. 23 of heart and kidney...

 

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Klukwan School teacher Laura McIndoe reports that students learned about animal tracks, snow crystals, measuring snow and types of snow in Tracy Wirak...

 

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Casey Bradford and Danielle Abe were married on New Year’s Eve at Portage Cove with Casey’s father Scott Bradford presiding as marriage minister....

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    February 24, 2022

Something fishy: Dog finds lost wallet

Lilly Ford's Siberian laika puppy Sacha sniffs everything, which is how Rebecca Brewer's lost...

 

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Barb Kraft is in town for a 20-day visit, spending time with her newborn grandchild Milo Kraft. Barb is a retired teacher from Vernon, B.C. and mom...

 

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Welcome to the world Luck Michael Reeves. Luck was born 9:04 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 12 to Grace Lambert and Joseph Reeves at Juneau’s Bartlett...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    February 10, 2022

Bird count low but includes snowy owl

The number of birds spotted in the 2021 Audubon Christmas Bird Count dropped from historic numbers,...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    February 10, 2022

Where did those potted plants come from?

No one can quite explain the three-dozen plants in the swimming pool atrium. They just materialized during the 40 years since the pool was built....

 

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Haines School superintendent Roy Getchell might add “light dentistry” to the list of “other duties, as assigned” in his contract. Getchell...

 

Retired woodworker embraced rural life

Jack Henriksen, a Navy veteran and retired wood products worker who moved to Haines in 2002, died...

 

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