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Articles from the November 1, 2018 edition

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 By Kyle Clayton    News    November 1, 2018

Constantine seeks state land ownership at Palmer Project

Mining exploration company Constantine Metals is encouraging Alaska’s Mental Health Land Trust office to seek a transfer of ownership from federal...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    November 1, 2018

University alleges illegal timber harvest

The University of Alaska has alerted the Haines Borough of an "alarming amount of timber theft,...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    November 1, 2018

Should 'public safety' be nixed from tourism code?

The Tourism Advisory Board discussed staff-recommended revisions to the borough’s business licensing code Tuesday that would eliminate references...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    November 1, 2018

Hammer Museum receives hammer boon

The Hammer Museum is about to become a whole lot-heavier. In September, Hammer Museum founder Dave P...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    November 1, 2018

Eagle festival promotes community education

The 24th annual Alaska Bald Eagle Festival will have a focus on community engagement and education, Sidney Campbell, raptor program manager at the...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    November 1, 2018

New weather station serving high elevation in Haines Pass

On Sunday, five volunteers from the Yukon Avalanche Association (YAA) and the Haines Avalanche Cente...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    November 1, 2018

Student marksman ranks nationally

Haines Hot Shots marksman Cade Clay placed in the top 10 at a national shooting competition last...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    November 1, 2018

Concert benefits library, Chilkat Center expansion

A benefit concert for the Chilkat Center and public library expansion projects is scheduled on Saturday Nov. 3 at 6:30 p.m. on the Chilkat Center...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    November 1, 2018

Cybersafety lecturer speaks at school

International speaker and author on digital citizenship and cyber traps, Fredrick Lane, gave a community presentation to parents and students at the H...

 

Begich is a statesman

In 2019 Alaska is going to have a new governor. Byron Mallott has resigned as Lt. Gov. and Gov. Walker, a first-class human being who has done his bes...

 

Voting is the vehicle of a democracy

A plea to get citizens involved. Our assembly likes to punish those who don’t vote as they wish or do as they wish. First example, they are trying...

 

Speeding is a crime

I am writing in response to Sean Maidy’s reference that it is ok to break the law. I am sure that nowhere in the driver’s manual does it say it...

 

Stand for Salmon is science based

I suggest Ms. Josephson talk to Haines biologists that manage the local fishery before concluding ADF&G Habitat Division has been using a...

 

Yes on 1

Editor, if Ballot Measure 1 passes I’ll be more comfortable supporting large development projects knowing there’s a better public process and...

 

Why won't the state investigate crimes?

This police responsibility question is an interesting one; just who is responsible for law enforcement response inside the borough outside of the...

 

Do you want new assembly chambers?

The Haines Borough Assembly is being asked right now to commit to adding new assembly chambers to the public library building. The initial cost...

 

Salmon is our most important resource

I love Haines. There aren’t many days that go by that in some way that I am touched by the people and our surroundings in just how beautiful this...

 

Duly Noted

Remi Lou Bangs was born to Caroline (Ward) Bangs and Travis Bangs on Oct.25 in Sitka. Remi was born at 6:51 p.m., she weighed 7 pounds 11 ounces and...

 

Police Report

Tuesday, October 23 A caller reported a tree across the road at 7 Mile Lutak Road. DOT was advised. A caller reported a possible slide in the area of...

 

Elementary Halloween parade

For more Halloween photos check out our print edition-on stands and in PO boxes now, Facebook, and...

 

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