Chilkat Valley News - Serving Haines and Klukwan, Alaska since 1966

Articles from the December 22, 2022 edition

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 21 of 21



 By Max Graham    News    December 22, 2022

Resident appeals heli permit vote

A resident who lives near a proposed heliport at 24 Mile Haines Highway is appealing the Haines Borough Planning Commission’s Dec. 8 approval of a...

 
 By Max Graham    News    December 22, 2022

Officials to weigh outsourcing tourism department

Borough staff and elected officials are considering contracting out the borough tourism department’s work. Haines Chamber of Commerce director...

 

Two Bears wrestlers place in state

Haines Glacier Bears wrestler junior Leo Wald placed second and sophomore Hayden Jimenez placed third in their respective weight classes at the...

 
 By Max Graham    News    December 22, 2022

Piedad water supply rivals Lily Lake

The Piedad springs are now rivaling Lily Lake as the town’s main public drinking water source. Townsite residents used more water from the Piedad...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    December 22, 2022

2022: Big year for post-pandemic firsts, Lutak Dock and late rogue crime wave

In 2022, some iteration of the phrase "back after pandemic hiatus" was scattered throughout CVN headlines and stories like crumpled surgical masks...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    December 22, 2022

Assembly Briefs

Assembly plans Chilkoot corridor meeting, annual tour company conduct review The Haines Borough Assembly last week approved two advisory board...

 

Sole lady Glacier Bear wrestler encourages more female participation

“More girls should do wrestling,” Glacier Bears junior Gracie Stickler said, days after competing at the wrestling state championship in...

 
 By Michael York    News    December 22, 2022

Ski group lobbies Commerce Committee

The Haines Borough Assembly’s Commerce Committee met Tuesday to discuss a public private partnership to build a ski lift operation in Haines. The...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    December 22, 2022

Duly Noted

Nate and Jan Mohan recently spent a fun two weeks in the Southwest, including hiking at Big Bend National Park in Texas. Highlights included seeing...

 

The public uses Porcupine Road, too

In response to the Dec. 15 article about Porcupine Road, I'd like to state that there are quite a few private taxpaying landowners along that borough...

 

Heart breaks for valley's future

Hey Cheechakos, If you want to come up here and change this pristine valley into the place you want it to be maybe you should remember why you left...

 

Borough lives up to word of the year

Planning commission on the 24-mile heli-port: We don't live up there so we will listen to 24-Mile area residents. 24-mile area residents: We don't...

 

Your support helps legion aid students

The American Legion Auxiliary Unit #12 would like to thank the community of Haines for their participation during our Taco Tuesday dinners. With your...

 

Thanks for the sweet giving

The Friends of the Library have one word for all y’all – Wow! Just Wow! To everyone who contributed a savory appetizer or something sweet for the...

 

Planning commissioners should be elected

In the coming weeks, volunteers will be circulating a petition with this question, “Shall Haines Borough voters elect members of the Haines Borough...

 

Disappointed by accusations

A recent letter regarding a Planning Commission hearing implied that the hearing was “scripted in advance”. Whether it was the headline...

 

Democracy at its worst

As I do every morning, I’m outside drinking my coffee in the quiet that surrounds my home when I realize that my life will be forever changed...

 

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2022