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Articles from the October 11, 2018 edition

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 By Jenna Kunze    News    October 11, 2018

Maidy wins assembly seat by two votes

Final count of the outstanding 41 election ballots Tuesday evening placed Sean Maidy as the second assembly seat victor, just two votes ahead of...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 11, 2018

Fish and Game tech finds mysterious object in river

A petrified electric toothbrush. A grinder Native people used in ancient times. A thingamajig....

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 11, 2018

Attorney says borough has standing to deny Alaska Excursions tour permit

The Haines Borough has legal standing to revoke Alaska Excursions’ Glacier Point 2018 commercial tour permit and/or deny renewal of the 2019...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    October 11, 2018

Hotch teaches Tlingit language class

Thirteen voices chorused Marsha Guneiwti Hotch in a call-and-answer introductory song at Wednesday's...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 11, 2018

Constantine seeks year-round mineral exploration

Constantine Metals has ceased its summer drilling operations and is preparing to apply for a permit this fall that would allow the construction of a...

 

No illegal moose reported during hunt, 25 harvested

The area moose-hunt harvest limit was reached Sunday and the final, twenty-fifth moose was brought into Haines Alaska Department of Fish and Game’s...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    October 11, 2018

Exempt seniors may be asked to donate

Senior citizens who receive mandatory property tax exemptions may be presented the option to “pick, click, give” back to Haines this fiscal year,...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    October 11, 2018

Canadian trio wins third annual Chilkat Chef competition

"Sexy- it's a sexy dish," judge Claire Fordyce said with an affirmative nod to what would be the...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    October 11, 2018

Committee votes to zero out marijuana excise tax

The borough’s finance committee voted to amend the ordinance on an excise tax of marijuana cultivated in the Haines Borough before it is imposed on...

 

Community grant delayed by stalemate

The Haines Borough Assembly voted to postpone the selection of the Community Development Block Grant Fund application on Tuesday to the Oct. 23...

 

King, 'old fashioned Alaskan,' dies at 102

Hartley King spent 10 years in Haines from 1972 to 1982. Throughout his long life, they remained... Full story

 

Exercise your right to vote

Voter turnout in last week’s Haines Municipal Election was only 38.8 percent. The top vote getter received votes from only 20 percent of the...

 

Alaska Class ferries need crew quarters

The Marine Highway System was going to build a new mainline ferry, but Governor Parnell cancelled it and put the money into the two new Alaska Class...

 

Know your facts before writing letters

Editor: It sure would be nice if people would do a little research of the facts before writing to the editor. The Mount Polley Mine is a good...

 

Duly Noted

Christy Meyers and Lance Jorgenson-Geise were married in a private ceremony on Oct. 4. Keith Ottenfield and his wife Pam, of the Mat-Su area,...

 

Police Report

Tuesday, October 2 A caller found a passport at 42 Mile Haines Highway. A caller reported a deceased moose at 15 Mile Haines Hwy. Alaska State...

 

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