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Articles from the July 26, 2018 edition

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 By Kyle Clayton    News    July 26, 2018

Southeast Alaska State Fair celebrates 50 years in Haines

The Carnival of Casseroles and Salad Parade, Licorice Ice Cream Eating Contest, the Alaskan Racing...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    July 26, 2018

Three counterfeit bills found in shops

Sellers, beware. Counterfeit bills were discovered circulating in Haines. Local business owner Mike Ward discovered two fake $100 bills on two...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    July 26, 2018

Ballot measure would change charter to allow areawide policing

The Haines Borough Assembly narrowly approved introducing two ordinances for public hearings that, if advanced, would allow voters to decide whether...

 
 By Natalie Helms    News    July 26, 2018

Low snow causes worst heliski season on record

Haines heliski companies had one of the worst seasons ever this year as bad weather and snow conditions limited time in the mountains. Southeast Alask...

 
 By Natalie Helms    News    July 26, 2018

Erosion threatens long-term closure of Porcupine Road

Porcupine Road is at risk of closing this winter if a short-term fix to block flooding from the Klehini River fails. Haines Borough manager Debra...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    July 26, 2018

Man arrested in standoff faces weapons charges

The district attorney filed four felony weapons charges against the man who had a standoff with Haines police in a home earlier this month. The...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    July 26, 2018

Borough Briefs

Hearing set for solid waste proposal The Haines Borough Assembly introduced a taxpayer-funded solid waste management program ordinance along with a ba...

 

Southeast Alaska 50th State Fair Special Edition

Acrobats, gypsy funk and a circus dance party at Main Stage A collection of 30 singer songwriters,...

 

Thanks for keeping softball alive

Thank you, Chris Thorgesen, for sponsoring our coed softball team in Whitehorse at the annual Dustball Softball Tournament. Thor’s Fitness did not...

 

Contributors help in fermenting fun

Haines’ fermented foods fans turned out to share in an inspiring presentation by Sandor Katz this weekend and learn to make sauerkraut at the ANB...

 

Help keep fair zero-waste event

This year the Southeast Alaska State Fair is again striving to be a zero-waste event with the help of Haines Friends of Recycling. Last year we... Full story

 

Soundproofing helps quality recordings

KHNS recently implemented a project to soundproof both the production studio and the newsroom to ensure better sound quality for broadcast...

 

Uglys come through to help Gals Shooting

The Haines Gals Shooting Club would like to sincerely thank the Uglys of Haines for their generous contributions of $300 and a raffle. The funds will...

 

80's reunion was an ace of a time

The Haines High Decade of the 80’s Reunion committee would like to thank everyone who helped make our reunion such a fun, memorable experience! The...

 

Thanks for space and help with still life painting workshop

A big thank you is in order to everyone involved in the recent Studio Incamminati painting workshop “Color Study with Still Life,” from our...

 

Duly Noted

Leah Wagner and Nick Schlosstein were wed on a beautiful sunny July 21 at Letnikof Cove. Over 120 out-of-town guests came to Haines to join in a...

 

Police Report

Tuesday, July 17 A caller reported a bag of trash in the roadway on FAA Road. Police assisted the Alaska Office of Children’s Services. A caller...

 

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