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Articles from the October 6, 2022 edition

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 By Max Graham    News    October 6, 2022

Thomas, Aultman-Moore, Lapp take lead

Gabe Thomas, Ben Aultman-Moore and Jerry Lapp won Tuesday's election for Haines Borough Assembly,...

 
 By Max Graham    News    October 6, 2022

Slide buries highway, strands residents

Two heavy rainstorms caused flooding and landslides in the upper valley last week, damaging...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 6, 2022

DOT stores contaminated soil next to Chilkat River

The Alaska Department of Transportation broke seven state laws this summer in connection with its Haines Highway reconstruction project after its...

 
 By Max Graham    News    October 6, 2022

Ultra-marathoner reflects on hardest endurance races of life

"I am 150k into the 330k challenge. It's trying to kill me but I am not done," Haines resident...

 

"Take a Chance" on LCCP's Mamma Mia

For just $15, find yourself on an island with three handsome bachelors and an ABBA soundtrack; your...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 6, 2022

Borough to receive final rounds of federal pandemic relief

The Haines Borough is projected to receive $621,300 in the final round of American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) pandemic relief. The funds can be used as...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    October 6, 2022

Glacier Bears head to state championship

Haines men’s and women’s cross-country teams again are heading to Anchorage to compete in the state championship cross-country meet. Powered by...

 
 By Max Graham    News    October 6, 2022

Upper valley to get faster internet with funding from feds

Faster and more affordable internet will come to the upper Chilkat Valley by as early as 2028, Alaska Power and Telephone (AP&T) announced at the end...

 

New reporter joins CVN staff

My name is Madeline Perreard and I’m a new reporter at Chilkat Valley News. I grew up between Washington, Oregon and Iowa. Some don’t believe me w...

 

Moose hunt at 23

As of Wednesday, 23 moose had been harvested during the Unit 1D moose hunt and Alaska Department of Fish and Game biologist Carl Koch said Wednesday...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 6, 2022

Resident urges TAB to look into bear monitors at Chilkoot

Concerned about increased vehicle and pedestrian traffic and human-bear encounters in the Chilkoot Corridor, Lutak Spur Road resident Richard Buck...

 

Tax pop, exempt whole foods

Sales taxation is a clear benefit to Haines and adjusting sales tax rates and goals makes perfect sense.  This useful revenue-generating instrument...

 

HEDC needs more funding

Now that we know the Lutak Dock can be an ore dock under any configuration except neglect, let’s have honest, data and fact-based discussions about...

 

Thank you to Glacier Bears girls

A big thank you to the Glacier Bears girl’s basketball team who moved a big pile of lumber up a steep hill to my building site with strength,...

 

Alaskattrition part 3

Now comes the gut punch: Yahoo Finance and WalletHub rank Alaska at the bottom of the list for 2022 state economies (#49). Only West Virginia had a...

 

Thank you for saving our equipment

Thank you, to Dustin Hurt, his mine crew, and the White Water Gold TV film crew for their recent assistance when Nugget Creek overflowed its banks...

 

Community must have a say in our future

The 6:30 PM meeting in the Assembly Chambers on Thursday being billed as a “Town Hall” meeting is anything but a Town Hall meeting. It would be be...

 

Lutak Dock article made me more confused

I’m quite black and white about some things, like I know in my whole being that glyphosate, vaccines, etc. are poison, there’s no question for...

 

Duly Noted

Eddy Howard Harmon was born 5:12 p.m. on Sept. 13 to Alisa Beske and Bryan Harmon at Bartlett Beginnings Family Birth Center in Juneau. Eddy weighed...

 

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