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Articles from the April 21, 2011 edition

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 By Tom Morphet    News    April 21, 2011

DOT orders hanging signs off Main Street; Park bench fee: $100 per year

Main Street businesses will be required to remove signs suspended from marquees and pay $100 annually for awnings and park benches that encroach on...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    April 21, 2011

Decision on trailers questioned

The Downtown Revitalization Committee, in an April 8 letter, asks the Haines Borough to rescind its March 14 decision  issuing land-use permits...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    April 21, 2011

Planners OK Portage Cove beach home

The Haines Borough Planning Commission approved a setback variance on Front Street last week, paving the way for the first home to be built on the...

 

Earnest, Hill detail Washington trip

Mayor Jan Hill and Haines Borough Manager Mark Earnest traveled to Washington, D.C., last week to lobby for money in support of projects such as...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    April 21, 2011

Shopping here makes town sustainable

Haines has what most small towns on the road system have lost to chains or the Internet – family-owned stores, from hardware and building...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    April 21, 2011

Videographer: I won't be near mayor

I felt I should explain to the community why I have decided to not video-record or attend Haines Borough Assembly meetings. Recently I felt it...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    April 21, 2011

Thanks to Mike Ward for dinner donation

On behalf of the American Legion Auxiliary, I would like to thank Mike Ward, for his generous $80 Lighthouse dinner for two donation for our...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    April 21, 2011

Shopping at home boosts arts scene

The Haines Arts Council applauds the Haines Chamber of Commerce for launching its “Think Haines First” program. There are many great reaso...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    April 21, 2011

Featured resident thankful for story

To think that a nice conversation with Rosalie Loewen would turn into such a well done story. I would give that fine young lady a salary raise if I...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    April 21, 2011

Hawaiian party helped watershed group

I’m another year older and I want to thank everyone for coming to my aloha party to remind me. Instead of gifts, I asked for donations to...

 
 By CVN Staff    Letters    April 21, 2011

History competitors seek $1,300 each

The History Day state finalists and their parents wish to thank all of the folks who came to have their cars washed and detailed this past...

 
 By CVN Staff    Opinion    April 21, 2011

Opinion

If recent history is any indication, balancing the Haines Borough budget this year will involve some combination of spending reserves and increasing...

 

Duly Noted

Longtime resident Ingeborg Olsson, the mother of Yngve and Arne Olsson, died Saturday, April 16 in Sequim, Wash. A full obituary will appear next...

 
 By CVN Staff    Duly Noted    April 21, 2011

Duly Noted

MOVING SALE: Dusty Trails, unit C5, Saturday, 9 a.m.to 2 p.m. Have you been poked in unusual places? Body jewelry is in at Buckshot & Bobby Pins!...

 
 By CVN Staff    Obituaries    April 21, 2011

Church-builder Hebert dies at 93

L. Hansel “Hans” Hebert, a self-taught construction engineer, mechanic and surveyor who built the Presbyterian Church here in 1969 and...

 
 By CVN Staff    Obituaries    April 21, 2011

After surviving World War II tank wreck, Armour came North

Longtime resident Bill Armour died of natural causes at son Mike Armour’s home here on March 28. William Armour was born Aug. 21, 1924 in...

 

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