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 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...

 
 By Max Graham    News    October 14, 2021 

Coho derby continues with tie at the top

Haines’ coho derby just crossed the halfway point, and no one is winning. Well, two people are. Robert Jennings and Olen Larson are tied at the top...

 
 By Max Graham    News    October 7, 2021

New and improved? Some residents wonder about changes at Chilkoot

Three months after the Chilkoot River corridor improvement project finished, some Haines residents...

 
 By Max Graham    News    September 30, 2021

Salmon abound at Chilkoot, but Chilkat sockeye numbers stay low

The Chilkoot sockeye run was exceptionally strong this year, but Chilkat sockeye stocks have struggled for the second year in a row, and biologists ar...

 

Duly Noted

Army Sgt. Kelsey Hannon Brewer used CPR to save a soldier in a parking lot at Fort Riley, Kansas on Aug. 31. A certified nursing assistant, Kelsey...

 
 By Max Graham    News    September 9, 2021

Coho derby kicks off next Wednesday

Anglers can begin casting in Haines’ annual coho salmon derby next Wednesday. The contest, hosted by the Haines Sportsman’s Association, will run...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    September 2, 2021

Late Chilkoot River sockeye run causes surprise, nostalgia

Fishermen in Lutak Inlet saw a bumper run of sockeye salmon in the last two weeks of August as more than 24,000 fish passed the weir between Aug. 22...

 

Assembly candidate profiles

The CVN reached out to this year's candidates for assembly to learn more about their background,...

 

Duly Noted

Outside Magazine this week published an in-depth article about brown bear encounters in Haines, including last winter’s attack on backcountry skier...

 

Duly Noted

Jenn Walsh, Jessica Kayser-Forster, and Abbey Holmes are home from a nine-day and 100-mile journey. They were dropped on top of Flower Mountain by...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    July 29, 2021

Arts Outlook

Display of antiquarian books Haines reporter and writer Tom Morphet will display a collection of...

 
 By Abbey Collins    News    July 15, 2021

Chum returns are off to a good start, but sockeye below average

Three weeks into the Upper Lynn Canal commercial gillnetting season, fisheries managers say it’s off to a good start. “It’s actually pretty...

 

Duly Noted

Deanna Wheeler and Candi Bradford hosted a “see ya later” party on June 27 for the Crager family and Joshua Wheeler. Joshua Wheeler and Makayla...

 

High flows may speed Chilkoot River racers

High flows could make for a thrilling ride at the annual Mad River Raft Race, a Fourth of July tradition in Haines since the 1960s. The informal,...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    June 24, 2021

Chilkoot Lake Corridor project nears completion

Southeast Roadbuilders finished paving Chilkoot Lake Road last week and the $1.6 million improvement project, more than 10 years in the making, is nea...

 

This Week in History

June 1971 Kayaks, canoes and rafts will careen down Chilkoot in annual 'Mad Raft Race' This year's...

 

Chilkoot Lake Road is abysmal

It is difficult for me to comprehend the incredible level of stupidity or outright incompetence that accompanied the planning and design of our new...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    June 17, 2021

First cruise ship in nearly two years docks

The first cruise ship to visit Haines in 622 days, the American Constellation, docked Saturday. The...

 

What's making our dogs sick?

I live out the Highway on Mosquito Lake Road. I have two dogs, a terrier named Rocky and a German Shepherd named River. Rocky is known to eat...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    May 6, 2021

ProHNS submits proposal for road design

Engineering firm proHNS has submitted a proposal for the engineering of roads damaged by the December natural disaster, a first step toward permanent...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 22, 2021

Two dogs get sick after Chilkoot visits

An unknown substance near the Chilkoot River made dogs sick twice this month. The pet owners had to make their animals vomit and the dogs needed...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    February 18, 2021

Woman gets surprise bite while using outhouse

Although Shannon Stevens was prepared for the sting of cold when she bared her behind in a Chilkat Lake outhouse last weekend, she wasn’t expecting...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    February 11, 2021

Man mauled by bear near Chilkoot Lake

Bart Pieciul, 38, was released from the Bartlett Regional Hospital Tuesday after being mauled by a...

 

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