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Articles from the January 23, 2020 edition

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 By Kyle Clayton    News    January 23, 2020

PRAC to promote avalanche safety

The Haines Borough Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee will discuss buying avalanche safety equipment for public loan and how to increase...

 
 By Sylvia Heinz    News    January 23, 2020

State DOT, resident head to court over eminent domain dispute

Conflict between the state and a Haines Highway resident over property acquisition to accommodate the highway’s reconstruction is headed for a...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    January 23, 2020

Bear task force to look at code changes

Building or buying bear-proof commercial dumpsters, drafting new code to regulate them and a push from some to kill bears who habitually feed at the...

 

Assembly rejects taxes, leans toward cuts to close expected budget gap

Funding priorities in the upcoming budget cycle for the Haines Borough Assembly include education and public safety. For everything else, funding...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    January 23, 2020

Jeweler, vet contribute to wildfire relief

News of wildfires devastating wildlife in Australia has motivated two Haines-area women to donate...

 

Boys defeat Craig in home basketball games

The Haines Glacier Bears' weekend home basketball series versus the Craig Panthers featured little...

 

Skagway News will get new owners in March

Two women from Chugiak will take over as co-owners and co-editors of The Skagway News in early March. Melinda Munson, whose family goes back two gener...

 
 By Sylvia Heinz    News    January 23, 2020

U.S. census begins hiring for count

The United States 2020 census is recruiting local hires this month, with the decennial population count in Haines to begin in March.The U.S. Census...

 

Heli-ski map committee to delay boundary discussions

Efforts to begin redrawing the heli-ski boundary map will likely be put on hold until after this ski season after foul weather prevented Nick...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    January 23, 2020

Dolphins celebrate new starting blocks

The Haines Dolphins swim team dove off their new starting blocks Tuesday, giving Pacific Ricke just...

 

Don't waste your money on SEACC

In a desperate plea for your hard-earned money late last year, Southeast Alaska Conservation Council resorted to deception and lies. Maggie Rabb,...

 

Amazed by generous residents, neighbors

There are times when I can get discouraged as I read of the controversies that exist in our little town. But then a day like yesterday happens and I...

 

Duly Noted

Video footage of product development specialist Riley Erekson pouring liquid from a beaker was included in a nationally broadcast story on NBC...

 

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