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Articles from the March 14, 2019 edition

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 By Kyle Clayton    News    March 14, 2019

Glacier Bears head to state championship

After two upsets, the fourth-seeded Haines Glacier Bears battled it out this weekend at the...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    March 14, 2019

Rocket-fuel-making student wins state tech award

When Haines High School junior Joseph Rossman, 17, was about 8-years old he asked his father a...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    March 14, 2019

Tier 3 bill topic of state senate committee hearing

The Senate Resources Committee will meet on Friday at 3:30 p.m. to discuss a bill that would require three state agencies’ approval before...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    March 14, 2019

Drug task force finds alcohol major contributor to crime

While the Haines Borough’s drug enforcement task force has worked since June 2017 to find solutions to drug-related issues, recent data analyzing...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    March 14, 2019

Mumfords avalanche kills backcountry snowboarder

David Dzenawagis,34, known locally as “Boston Dave,” died Wednesday afternoon after he was buried in an avalanche while snowboarding in the...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    March 14, 2019

Assembly discusses budget priorities

Haines Borough Manager Debra Schnabel will prepare next year’s budget without incorporating Gov. Mike Dunleavy’s proposed spending plan that...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    March 14, 2019

Legislature honors Tlingit code talkers

Tlingit World War II veterans George Lewis and Robert "Jeff" David, both longtime Klukwan and...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    March 14, 2019

Longtime PC chair passes the torch

Earlier this year, Rob Goldberg stepped down as longtime chair of Haines Borough Planning Commission to allow for new leadership in 2019. Past and...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    March 14, 2019

Stanford proposes recreation memorial at 25 Mile

A proposed Chilkat Valley recreational memorial site at 25 Mile Haines Highway would honor deceased Haines residents who have promoted the outdoors...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    March 14, 2019

Assembly Briefs

Schnabel to draft Portage Cove MOU A memorandum of understanding between the Haines Borough and Alaska Arts Confluence (AAC) will be drafted next week...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    March 14, 2019

Business Briefs

Juneau-based firm buys local accounting business Bengie’s Business Services changed hands after nearly two decades under Bengie Stuart. In February,...

 

Corned Bullwinkle for St. Paddy's Day

I don't know about you, but when March comes around I start craving corned beef in my bones. I can...

 

Thank you Legion Hall

I would like to thank the American Legion Hall staff and volunteers for letting us be part of a great community event. Many of you have had a good...

 

Beware of "The Blob"

The Feb. 1, 2019 journal “Science” contained very disturbing pertinent findings regarding our fisheries and whales. In 2017, 100 million Pacific...

 

Duly Noted

Donna Catotti’s drawing class, “Finding the Light and Shadow” was held at the Sheldon Museum Saturday. It was the second installment in the...

 

Police Report

Wednesday, March 6 A burglary alarm was activated on Chilkoot Lake Road. Haines Police made contact with a driver on Barnett Drive. A 20-day...

 

This Week in History

March 3, 1969 Industrial expansion will hit Haines by September. John Schnabel announced this...

 

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