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 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 14, 2021 

Haines teachers among lowest-paid in the state

While many policy makers and residents lament the lack of good-paying year-round jobs in the Chilkat Valley, most don’t address the fact that some...

 
 By Max Graham    News    October 14, 2021 

Final vote tally extends lead for Huling, Schnabel

The Haines Borough Assembly tallied the last votes—from mailed and emailed ballots—for borough assembly and school board on Tuesday. The final res...

 
 By Max Graham    News    October 14, 2021 

Committee seeks to address Haines' housing issues

The Haines Borough Finance Committee decided Tuesday to create a working group to address the borough’s housing needs. The borough faces a housing...

 
 By Max Graham    News    October 14, 2021 

Assembly creates commercial fisheries advisory board

The Haines Borough Assembly created an advisory board to guide the borough’s response to state and federal regulations that affect Haines...

 
 By Max Graham    News    October 7, 2021

Huling, Schnabel elected to assembly

Tyler Huling and Debra Schnabel won the election for Haines Borough Assembly, according to...

 
 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    October 7, 2021

Kreitzer begins as borough manager

Annette Kreitzer began her tenure as Haines Borough manager on Friday. She took over from borough...

 

Haines should focus on the moon

Okay folks, we’re  going to have a chat about history. Which might seem like a strange subject for a folklorist, but we dabble. Folklorists...

 
 By Max Graham    News    September 30, 2021

Assembly inches toward removing heliski limit

Haines Borough mayor Douglas Olerud cast a tie-breaking vote Tuesday to draft an ordinance to change borough code and eliminate the current limit on...

 
 By Max Graham    News    September 30, 2021

Assembly approves shop local effort, public participation program

The Haines Borough assembly voted unanimously on Tuesday to adopt a new Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) that aims to increase public involvement in...

 
 By Max Graham    News    September 30, 2021

Alaska's redistricting board visits Haines, seeks public input

Three of the five members of Alaska’s redistricting board visited Haines on Tuesday to solicit public input as they piece together a new state legis...

 

Schnabel is a dedicated public servant

It is heartening that Debra Schnabel continues to offer her multitude of talents and vast experience to our town as she seeks a seat on the assembly...

 

Vote Josephson for experience, integrity

Once more it is time to select individuals that will plan and decide our community’s future. Our individual votes will collectively decide...

 

Josephson is knowledgable, considerate

I’ve had nothing but positive experiences working with Brenda Josephson as a member of the parks and recreation board, when she was our assembly...

 

Josephson, Clement will work for us

It is time to practice our right and duty to cast votes for local representation on our borough assembly. I am voting for Brenda Josephson and...

 

Vote Josephson for important issues

After I was elected to the Haines Borough Assembly, the mayor of Bethel, Alaska, told me, “When you run for office, you have all kinds of plans to...

 
 By Max Graham    News    September 23, 2021

Candidates diverge on local economy, role of government at debate

The four Haines Borough assembly candidates agreed on several broad points at a Sept. 16 debate: Haines needs a more diverse year-round economy;...

 
 By Max Graham    News    September 23, 2021

Sales tax revenue exceeds forecast by $1.2 million

The Haines Borough generated $1.2 million, or 61%, more in sales tax than it had budgeted for the 2021 fiscal year. It forecasted $1,903,000 in sales...

 

Clerk says local Dominion voting software is secure

The Haines Brough’s voting software and equipment is a product of Dominion Voting Systems, the same company embroiled in the Trump Campaign’s alle...

 

Four Candidates Running for ASSEMBLY

The following is a condensed version of CVN interviews with borough assembly candidates Richard Clem...

 

Chief of Police should comply with state law

Alaska Administrative Code 5AAC 92.410 and 92.420 permits the taking of wildlife in defense of life or property.  In Haines we have Chief Scott,...

 

Assembly needs balanced dialogue

Soon we will have a chance to shape the Borough Assembly in such a way that meaningful conversations will occur, common ground will be sought, and an...

 
 By Max Graham    News    September 16, 2021

Committee sends question of fourth heliski permit to assembly

The Government Affairs and Services (GAS) Committee on Friday deferred action on whether to expand Haines’ limit on heliski operator permits from th...

 
 By Max Graham    News    September 16, 2021

Museum takes over staff from borough

All four Haines Sheldon Museum employees were laid off by the borough on Wednesday to be rehired Thursday by the museum, a non-profit. The transition...

 
 By Max Graham    News    September 16, 2021

Coronavirus community spread continues

Haines’ coronavirus outbreak, which seemed to ebb not long ago, rose again this week. The borough’s active case count rose to 43 on Wednesday, up...

 

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