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 By Lucy Silbaugh    News    August 4, 2022 

November bald eagle festival to return after two years off

The Alaska Bald Eagle Festival will again draw raptor enthusiasts to Haines this November, following a two-year break because of covid. “Everyone...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    July 28, 2022

Arts Outlook

Sheldon Museum Six-Week Spotlight: Concept of HOME "Places do not belong to us. We belong to them."...

 
 By Lucy Silbaugh    News    July 14, 2022

Study suggests birding could add growth to local tourism

Haines residents wonder if the town could be better capitalizing on its avian population after research from Audubon Alaska and the University of...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    June 23, 2022

Artists get ready for First Friday on July 1

Photos, artwork and the opportunity to swing a titanium hammer will be offered at First Friday art events starting at 5 p.m. July 1 at several...

 
 By Max Graham    News    June 2, 2022

Bird flu detected in dead bald eagle

A strain of bird flu that has spread across the world over the last two years infecting wild and domestic birds was detected two weeks ago in a bald...

 

Lone snow goose visits Haines School

Flocks of snow geese passing through Haines on their way north are a common spring sight along the...

 

Duly Noted

Stevie Lynn Young was born to Carlee Heinmiller Young and Will Young at 3:45 a.m. Saturday, April 16 in Poudre Valley Hospital in Fort Collins, Colo....

 

Duly Noted

The Youths from Port Chilkoot Bible Church, Pastor Matt Jones, and a few other members of his congregation provided a big service by helping to move...

 

Williams: shared passion, patience, and kindness with others

Dr. Harold H. Williams, also lovingly known as “Jake,” aged 91, with his home in Waverly, Alabama, was welcomed home into the heavenly kingdom on... Full story

 
 By Max Graham    News    February 10, 2022

A scientist works to solve the mystery of glacier bears

If you’ve lived in Haines for some time, you’ve probably heard of glacier bears — the rare black bear with gray or blue fur that has long been...

 

Library director takes job in Bethel

Haines Public Library director and community volunteer Carolyn Goolsby will end her tenure next...

 

Duly Noted

Bookstore owner Amy Kane says New Orleans is a feast for the senses, including the sounds of train whistles, foghorns and church bells. She recently...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 28, 2021

Community foundation distributes annual grants

The Chilkat Valley Community Foundation distributed nearly $32,000 in grants to local nonprofits during its annual 2021 CVCF grant awards ceremony...

 
 By Max Graham    News    October 14, 2021

Will the bald eagles return this year?

Last fall, Stacie Evans counted fewer bald eagles around Haines than in any survey since 1986, when counts began. On the peak day in 2020, Evans obser...

 

Harrell sent out with a bang, donates final $1 million

In accordance with her last will and testament, the late Lucy Harrell was sent "out with a bang" Sat...

 

Duly Noted

Dr. Kirk Mosley is the new dentist at SEARHC dental clinic. Kirk retired from a private practice in Tucson, Ariz. after 25 years there. Since 2012,...

 

Duly Noted

Credit Blake Ward with finding Asher Jimenez’s lost mountain bike. Blake was throwing a Frisbee with his girlfriend on the lot in front of the Presb...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    July 29, 2021

Fair offerings: winning ribbons, training chickens

Taylen Reed couldn't get off from her job bartending at Kito's Kave in Petersburg to attend the...

 

Bald Eagle Foundation cancels fall festival

The American Bald Eagle Foundation announced Tuesday that it is canceling its November festival due to COVID-19 concerns and a limited budget. “We...

 

A fond farewell to the Henderson Garden Group

The Henderson Garden Group (HGG) originated when advancing age made it impossible for Bob Henderson to continue his garden without help. In 2009 he...

 

This Week in History

July 16, 1971 Pipeline halt will cut down jobs Closure of the Army's Haines-Fairbanks petroleum...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    June 3, 2021

Henderson field soil samples show low levels of contaminants

Test results from the Henderson field where community gardeners and the farm Foundroot grow vegetables have come back showing a low level of diesel,...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    May 13, 2021

Bald Eagle Foundation nixes planting in Henderson Field

By Kyle Clayton Citing erosion and the possibilities of contamination stemming from December floods, the American Bald Eagle Foundation board won’t...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    December 24, 2020

2020: Pandemic, natural disaster and upheaval

As I sat down to write the 2020 Year in Review, I thought: "I don't want to relive this year, nor sh...

 

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