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Articles from the February 21, 2019 edition

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 By Jenna Kunze    News    February 21, 2019

Pakistani intern compares Haines and home, past and present

Using gloved hands, Hina Zaidi braces each side of a brittle newspaper's pages as she turns them....

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    February 21, 2019

Kiehl: Governor used 'meat ax' approach

State Sen. Jesse Kiehl’s visit to Haines was dominated by questions about Gov. Mike Dunleavy’s proposed budget that aims to reduce more than $1...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    February 21, 2019

Resource extraction in Mud Bay is again on the table

The Haines Borough Planning Commission reversed course last week, advancing a code change that would allow large-scale resource extraction in the Mud...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    February 21, 2019

Community foundation surpasses $185,000 goal

The Chilkat Valley Community Foundation (CVCF) reached its $185,000 fundraising goal this month, an...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    February 21, 2019

Dolphins break records in Anchorage

Four Haines Dolphins competed at the Age Group Champs meet in Anchorage last weekend where they...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    February 21, 2019

Manager approves permit for Alaska Excursions

Haines Borough manager Debra Schnabel approved the issuance of Alaska Excursions’ Glacier Point canoe tour permit after company owner Robert Murphy...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    February 21, 2019

Students reflect on Elizabeth Peratrovich's legacy

Haines students from kindergarten to 12th grade described Tlingit civil rights leader Elizabeth...

 

Arts Outlook

Sebens directs British farce ‘Noises Off’ Cast and crew are busy rehearsing “Noises Off,” a 1992 three-act British sex-farce written by...

 

Corrections

In last week’s article “Tourism code goes back to committee” operator Andy Hedden was paraphrased as saying that the borough should “create...

 

Kammerer ticked Alaska living off his bucket list

David Kammerer died Feb. 12 of an apparent heart attack while watching TV with Beth French...

 

Who's in charge of Haines?

We live in an age of catastrophic corporate control that threatens our democracy. Large corporations buy elections, lobby politicians, evade taxes,...

 

A volatile industry is not worth the risk

Large-scale industrial development is fundamentally incompatible with the subsistence lifestyle enjoyed by inhabitants of the Chilkat Valley for...

 

Follow the money

Haines is being asked to consider the biggest question we have faced in a generation. Is a large-scale industrial mine operated by two foreign...

 

Support our town, support a police dog

I have talked with the dog breeder/trainers, police chiefs, city managers and/or the K9 officers themselves in Wasilla, Yakutat, and Juneau...

 

Duly Noted

Joseph Rossman was named Technology Student of the Year at the Alaska Society for Technology in Education (ASTE) conference in Anchorage, which was...

 

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