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Articles from the December 14, 2017 edition

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 By Kyle Clayton    News    December 14, 2017

Chilkoot group calls for an end to 'fake Native art'

Citing the spread of what they called "fake Native art" displayed in Haines, several Chilkoot...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    December 14, 2017

Student business owner born to sell

By Kyle Clayton Seventh-grader Jacob Weerasinghe is one busy kid. You have to be when you're a...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    December 14, 2017

Assembly grows heli-ski terrain

In a convoluted stray from procedure and with prodding from the borough manager Tuesday, the Haines Borough Assembly expanded heli-ski map terrain aft...

 

Arts economy focus of national training program heading to town

A team of five Haines residents will spend two years focusing on arts-based economic development in a new national training program. Brenda Josephson...

 

Freezing rain, snow blocks pass

Heavy snowfall, freezing rain and black ice caused Yukon transportation officials to close the Haines Highway past the border Dec. 5, blocking the...

 

Red kettle donations dwindle as needs rise

The Salvation Army is falling behind on its holiday season fundraising goal, but Lieutenant Kevin Woods said he hopes to finish strong in the days...

 

State offices to display local art

Two well-known Haines artists’ artwork will be added to a circulating collection of more than 700 pieces displayed in State of Alaska offices. A...

 

Women's shooting club aims to empower

Female gun owners can become educated and empowered to operate firearms as members of the Haines Gals Shooting Club. The new organization, which held...

 

Baker lived with flare and generosity

Suzanne Sharelle (Suzi) Baker died Dec. 7 at the University of Washington Hospital in Seattle of... Full story

 

Englund remembered for lively humor, garden

Hazel Englund died Friday at age 101. The saucy-tongued centenarian was known for hard work,... Full story

 

Duly Noted

Hugh Edward Cavellier was born 3:31 p.m. Monday at Bartlett Regional Hospital to Lisa and Patrick Cavellier of Haines. Hugh weighed 8 pounds, 3 ounces...

 

Letters to the Editor

Thanks for the donated space A Huge “Thank You” to Chris Thorgesen for letting us use the Frontier Tradesman building for our annual Christmas...

 

Police report

Tuesday, December 5 A caller reported a rock in the roadway at 5 Mile Lutak Road. The rock was moved. A caller reported an overdue school bus at 26...

 

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