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Articles from the January 28, 2021 edition

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 By Ceri Godinez    News    January 28, 2021

Assembly approves access to Beach Road

Beach Road residents were able to extract cars and possessions from homes beginning Monday at noon... Full story

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    January 28, 2021

Origami cranes, butterflies hang in tribute to Larson, Simmons

A flurry of about 1,500 colorful origami cranes and butterflies flutter across the Haines School in...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    January 28, 2021

Southeast State Fair plans for summer fair

The Southeast Alaska State Fair board voted unanimously last week to hold some version of a fair this summer along with other events typically...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    January 28, 2021

Assembly approves dumpster loan, advances bear-attractant code revisions

On Tuesday, the Haines Borough Assembly unanimously approved a $16,000 loan to Community Waste Solutions (CWS) for 10 additional bear-proof dumpsters...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    January 28, 2021

Man who threatened clinic charged with felony

A 55-year-old man who called the SEARHC clinic and threatened to “shoot the place up and burn it to the ground” if he didn’t get an appointment...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    January 28, 2021

Damage from December storms results in $1.5 million decline in property value

Assessed property value in the borough decreased, at least temporarily, by more than $1.5 million in the wake of the early December storms, according...

 
 By Larry Persily    News    January 28, 2021

Alaskans await opening of new housing assistance program

The state of Alaska and the municipality of Anchorage will share $200 million in new federal funds to help renters who have lost jobs or suffered...

 

Seaplanes expands route to Petersburg

Beginning in April, Alaska Seaplanes will provide daily flights from Juneau to Petersburg. The airline will offer nine-passenger flights and cargo...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    January 28, 2021

Shop local program closes after distributing $14,000 to displaced families

The shop local disaster relief program, a collaboration between the Haines Chamber of Commerce, Haines Economic Development Corporation and Chilkoot...

 

Assembly Briefs

Mosquito Lake Community Center agreement extended through end of June The Haines Borough Assembly extended the borough’s current memorandum of...

 

Matthews, 62, worked as trucker, fisherman

A memorial gathering of friends of lifelong resident Hal Matthews will be held later this year. Matt...

 

Seek a solid foundation

As we see in the news another slide up on the Beach Road slope and wonder how to manage it all, it becomes apparent that we will not rest until we...

 
 By Sarah Elliott    News    January 28, 2021

Duly Noted

Kai Dixon moved from Haines back to Wasilla with his family at the end of summer 2020 and has transitioned his high school athletic career in grand...

 

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