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Articles from the March 9, 2023 edition

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Residents' medical care delayed due to backlogs

From months-long waits for food stamps, to refraining from seeking medical treatment, a statewide backlog of federal aid programs continues to impact...

 By Kyle Clayton    News    March 9, 2023

Police link Origami Bandit to stolen bills

Although charges have yet to be filed, police have connected a suspect to the Haines Senior Center...

 By Kyle Clayton    News    March 9, 2023

Skagway assembly okays agreement to ship ore with Yukon

The Skagway Borough Assembly unanimously rejected two proposals from Harold Jahn’s Prosperity Investments Alaska to decommission the...

 By Larry Persily    News    March 9, 2023

Ferry system management says it's working to fix hiring problems

The Alaska Marine Highway System is working faster to hire more crew, trying to fix problems that slowed the process so much the past four years that...


Little piggy wanders off

This little piggy went wee, wee, wee all the way down Mosquito Lake Road. On Sunday, Mosquito Lake...

 By Kyle Clayton    News    March 9, 2023

Storm snowfall nears record

Last week’s snow storm marked the fourth highest snowfall in a 48-hour period after 21.9 inches of snow fell in two days at Haines weather station... Full story

 By Larry Persily    News    March 9, 2023

House committee starts work on PFD legislation

A state House committee last week held its first hearing on a bill intended to settle the Legislature’s biggest annual political battle: The amount...


Former mayor, teacher dies at 75

Former mayor and teacher Stephanie Scott, 75, died peacefully from brain cancer Feb. 23 in Port... Full story

 By Tom Morphet    News    March 9, 2023

Southeast Fair hires new director

After 24 years as a hair-dresser, including operating her own shop, and 17 years as an official at...

 By Kyle Clayton    News    March 9, 2023

Public service is a sacrifice

Serving as a Haines assembly member or other on boards is public service. It is a selfless act by citizens in a democracy to represent the voices of...


Snow School 2023 a success

Takshanuk Watershed Council is pleased to announce a second successful year of providing winter outdoor education to students in the Chilkat Valley....


Gratitude from Hospice of Haines

Dear Community: Hospice of Haines would like to take this opportunity to thank the many people who support the work we do in the Chilkat Valley....

 By Tom Faverty    Letters    March 9, 2023

Ore trucks in our future?

Dear Haines, I hear you are building a new dock facility at your commercial port at Lutak Inlet. Sounds like the dock is going to be much bigger than...


Duly Noted

Jake North Hedrick was born to Samantha Fink Hedrick and Luke Burkhart Hedrick at Greenwich Hospital in Greewich, Conn. at 11:06 a.m. Tuesday, March...


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