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Former legislator, Dennis Egan, dies at 75

Former Southeast state senator and Juneau KINY radio host Dennis Egan died Tuesday morning. He was 75. Egan passed away at an assisted-living home in...

 
 By Shannon Haugland    News    June 30, 2022

SEARHC continues to expand behavioral health services in Sitka

SEARHC is continuing to expand its behavioral health services in Sitka and to serve residents of other Southeast communities, an official of the healt...

 
 By Max Graham    News    June 23, 2022

Excursion Inlet residents split over potential harbor upgrade

The roads in Excursion Inlet have a lot of potholes, and the boat harbor has few pilings. But not all upgrades would be welcomed by all local resident...

 

This Week in History

June 21, 2012 Dumpster cost rocks borough Haines Borough officials are looking for ways to cut...

 

Letter writer reached erroneous conclusions

As a former reporter, I can say that you can’t fit every fact into a news story. A letter to the editor in the June 9 edition of the CVN titled...

 
 By Lucy Silbaugh    News    June 16, 2022

Assembly upholds Mud Bay decision

Due to a technicality, the Haines Borough Assembly on Tuesday reaffirmed its May 24 decision to prohibit commercial events in the Mud Bay rural...

 
 By Max Graham    News    June 16, 2022

Assembly adds to, OKs budget

The Haines Borough Assembly on Tuesday adopted a $12.9 million operating budget with amendments to keep the pool open for 11 months and pay for a...

 
 By Max Graham    News    June 16, 2022

HEDC discussion reveals differences of views about group's purpose

An assembly discussion about funding the Haines Economic Development Corporation reflected some sharp contrasts in how the nonprofit is viewed. After...

 
 By Tom Morphet    Opinion    June 16, 2022

Commentary

In 2014, tour operator Joe Ordonez withdrew his application for a borough permit to run canoe tours on Mosquito Lake after neighbors turned out at an...

 

Marlys Jean Johnson

Marlys Jean Johnson was born April 12, 1940, in Jersey City, New Jersey. She graduated from public... Full story

 

This Week in History

June 17, 1972 PUC pulls plug, stops Haines TV Haines is without television as a result of the state...

 
 By Max Graham    News    June 9, 2022

Residents discuss trails, forest schedule at planning session

Haines Economic Development Corporation (HEDC) held a planning session last week for input on its master trails plan and the 2022-2026 Haines State...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    June 2, 2022

Vote to prohibit Mud Bay events likely to be reconsidered

Haines Borough staff and mayor Douglas Olerud asked assembly member Tyler Huling to make a motion to reconsider a 4-2 vote made last week that...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    May 26, 2022

Assembly prohibits commercial events in Mud Bay

The Haines Borough Assembly voted 4-2 to prohibit commercial events in the Mud Bay Rural Residential Zone starting in 2023—a vote that came eight...

 
 By Max Graham    News    May 26, 2022

"Green corridor" for cruise ships may extend to Haines

Last week a group of government officials and industry representatives announced plans to move toward creating the world’s first “green...

 
 By Max Graham    News    May 26, 2022

Assembly pushes budget decisions to third hearing

The Haines Borough Assembly delayed a vote on the budget Tuesday, postponing decisions about whether to allocate more funding to the pool, museum,...

 

Legislature approves funds for Lutak Dock project

The Alaska Legislature passed a budget last week that includes more than $35 million for Haines infrastructure projects including $3.2 million in...

 
 By Max Graham    News    May 26, 2022

Assembly votes not to create ad-hoc Lutak Dock group, delays Chilkat Inlet rezoning question

The Haines Borough Assembly voted 4-2 not to create a public ad-hoc working group that would have been tasked with advising the assembly on the Lutak...

 
 By Max Graham    News    May 19, 2022

Planners vote to rezone retreat center in Mud Bay area

The Haines Borough Planning Commission voted on May 12 to rezone a popular retreat, wedding and yoga center at the northern edge of the Mud Bay...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    May 12, 2022

Future of Fort in spotlight after Port Chilkoot Co. change

Infighting within the company that controls much of Fort Seward reached a high point Friday when a majority of board members–who have pushed for...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    May 12, 2022

Assembly rejects property tax increase proposal

The assembly Tuesday rejected 2-4 a motion by member Debra Schnabel to raise property taxes by .21 mills to increase funding to the Haines Sheldon...

 
 By Max Graham    News    May 12, 2022

Draft budget transfers areawide funds for police calls beyond townsite

The Haines Borough manager’s draft budget for the next fiscal year includes a sizable transfer from the areawide general fund to the townsite...

 
 By Max Graham    News    May 12, 2022

GASC proposes application system for nonprofit funding

The Haines Borough Assembly soon will vote on whether to return to an application process for allocating funds to nonprofits. The assembly used an...

 

Haines Sheldon Museum Requests Your Support: Haines Borough FY23 Budget

Dear Haines Residents: The Board of Directors of the Haines Sheldon Museum is gravely concerned about the Haines Borough’s proposed budget for the...

 

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