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 By Ceri Godinez    News    August 27, 2020

Businesses, arts groups receive more federal funds

On Tuesday, the Haines Borough Assembly approved the use of federal coronavirus relief dollars to assist previously overlooked businesses and...

 

Duly Noted

Friends and family celebrated Mary Price’s 89th birthday Tuesday with a parade on Deishu Drive. The event was held outdoors with masks and hand...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    July 23, 2020

Assembly to consider annual 'I Love Lucy (Harrell) Day' proclamation

Inspired by Lucy Harrell’s final act of giving to Haines institutions before she died last summer, which included more than $1 million to the...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    May 28, 2020

Lucy Harrell's legacy continues

Four nonprofits received a boon Tuesday in the form of sizable donations from the trust of the late Lucy Harrell, including $1 million to the Chilkat...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    April 30, 2020

Orchard project takes root in Chilkat Valley

The Chilkat Valley Historical Society received a $27,000 U.S. Department of Food and Agriculture grant to fund development of a fruit tree industry...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    April 16, 2020

Haines forms food security task force

The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the uncomfortable reality that most food in Haines comes from faraway places. Although the supply chain is...

 
 By Burl Sheldon    News    April 16, 2020

Growing more food locally

The COVID-19 pandemic demonstrates how something as secure as earning a paycheck can go awry and directly impact our sense of security. As long as the...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    April 2, 2020

Local seamstresses address mask shortage

Global mask shortages have left essential businesses in Haines unable to outfit workers with an...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    March 12, 2020

Assembly Briefs

Two new tours approved This week, the Haines Borough Assembly approved two new tour permits—one for Chilkat River Adventures and one for Alaska...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    December 12, 2019

Giving Tuesday benefits local nonprofits

Nine nonprofits reaped more than $16,000 in donations on Tuesday, December 3. Giving Tuesday, defined as a “global generosity movement” on its...

 

Secondary Art Show a success

Thank you to all the parents, school staff and community members that attended the Secondary Art Show this past Friday. The students had a great...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    November 27, 2019

Cirrus makes a rare ambassador at ABEF

Despite his 10-ounce weight, The American Bald Eagle Foundation's newest resident raptor stands to m...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    November 27, 2019

Arts Outlook

First Friday Dec. 6 First Friday events include the lighting of the downtown Christmas tree, a new exhibit at the Sheldon Museum and a book signing at...

 

Alaska Bald Eagle Festival a success!

The American Bald Eagle Foundation would like to thank you all for supporting the 25th annual Alaska Bald Eagle Festival. Our participants this year...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    November 14, 2019

Business Briefs

Bamboo Room pop up Those who don't have, borrow for a small fee-that's chef Travis Kukull's motto,...

 

Thanks to all who contributed to the Wild and Scenic Film Festival

The Takshanuk Watershed Council would like to give a hearty “Thanks!” to everyone who helped make the Wild and Scenic Film Festival a great succes...

 

Duly Noted

Dr. Michelle Oakley is featured in an article on People.com for her work with Archer, the Haines dog who was burned in a house fire last year....

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 31, 2019

Nonprofits receive $23,000 in grants

Funding for Haines' domestic abuse safe house is bolstered for another year, KHNS's antenna will be...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 31, 2019

Festival celebrates 25 years

The American Bald Eagle Foundation is celebrating its 25th Annual American Bald Eagle Festival next...

 

Duly Noted

Haines library’s 2019 fall Scholastic Book Fair this month generated more than $1,200 for new books. Instead of using plastic bags, librarian Leigh...

 

Interview with candidates for the Haines Borough Assembly seats

Do you think the borough’s current level of taxation is appropriate? If not, how would you change it?  Sally McGuire:  About one-fifth of our...

 

Philanthropist and adventurer Lucy Harrell leaves lasting legacy

Lucy Harrell died peacefully at Haines Assisted Living Saturday evening Sept. 7 following a brief...

 

Eagle festival participation in a tailspin with no ferries

As of Monday, the American Bald Eagle Foundation had only 17 out-of-towners registered for its November Bald Eagle Festival, well below the 100...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    August 22, 2019

Six candidates vie for two seats in assembly race

Residents Diana Lapham, Sally McGuire, Zephyr Sincerny, Sean Gaffney and Gabe Thomas filed candidacy for two vacating seats on the Haines Borough...

 

Duly Noted

Danny Johnston and Erin Dowden were married on Saturday at Chilkat State Park on a beautiful sunny afternoon across from Davidson and Rainbow...

 

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