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Articles from the August 25, 2022 edition

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 By Max Graham    News    August 25, 2022

Six candidates file for three assembly seats

It's that time of year again: the bears are out at Chilkoot, and your neighbors are vying for your...

 
 By Max Graham    News    August 25, 2022

Five pups confirmed part wolf, more test results pending

Five dogs born at 35 Mile Haines Highway in February were confirmed this month to be part wolf, according to Alaska Department of Fish and Game...

 
 By Lucy Silbaugh    News    August 25, 2022

Little League raffle winner returns money to community

Diane McGowan had a good feeling about ticket #495. She recalled telling her cousin, Debra Schnabel, that that number in particular just “felt like...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    August 25, 2022

Mosquito Lake residents question timber sale plans

Mosquito Lake area property owners voiced concerns about climate-change driven landslides, pollution of shallow wells and other potential impacts...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    August 25, 2022

Crabbers catch fewer crab, see lower price

Summer commercial Dungeness crabbing was well below average in Lynn Canal, with fishermen hauling in an estimated 105,000 pounds this year compared...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    August 25, 2022

Cross country state champions prepare to defend title

Haines High School runners started down the road to defending their Division II state crowns last weekend, with most of the talent on board that...

 
 By Lucy Silbaugh    News    August 25, 2022

Covid-positive cruise passengers unlikely to get foisted on Haines

A recent Skagway covid scandal — in which covid-positive cruise passengers were shipped home on a full ferry from Skagway to Juneau, and then...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    August 25, 2022

Fourth annual Takshanuk Ridge Run set for Saturday

The annual Takshanuk Ridge Run was born about five years ago when residents Jordan Baumgartner and Adam McMahon were chatting about long-distance...

 
 By Lucy Silbaugh    News    August 25, 2022

Two candidates run for school board

Two 37-year-old women are running uncontested for the open seats on the Haines Borough School...

 

Arts Outlook

First Friday First Friday events next month include Sabine Churchill’s garden drawings, Garrett Montgomery’s debut photography exhibition and...

 

Business Briefs

Home décor store to open on Main Street Erica Carrington is opening a new home décor store on Main Street called White & Willow. The store, located...

 

Thanks for expanding our library

The Dermott O’Toole Memorial Library of Tenakee Springs would like to thank everyone involved in securing the Book Hook Library Grant 2021. First...

 

Thank you for support of the Haines Pool

Thanks to the Chilkat Valley Community Foundation for underwriting purchase of a new state-of-the-art CPR training mannequin for the Haines swimming...

 

Bill Jurewitz for assembly

In the past year I’ve had the opportunity to sit on the Mosquito Lake Community Center board with Bill Jurewitz, board Treasurer. Bill is a...

 

Thanks for Anway homestead drainage repair

The Chilkat Valley Historical Society appreciates the tangible gifts of Scott Rossman and Steve Cunningham. In the December 6, 2020 storm, rock and...

 

Duly Noted

Author Nancy Pfeiffer and photographer Fredrick Norrsell of Palmer relaxed in Haines this week after spending the past 14 months rowing their open,...

 

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