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 By Ceri Godinez    News    October 22, 2020 

Police kill brown bear believed responsible for vehicle damage

Two brown bears were killed in Haines last week, bringing the total killed outside hunting season in management unit 1D this year to 26. One bear was...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    October 22, 2020 

U.S. Army disposes of two grenades found within the Haines Borough

On Oct. 8, the U.S. Army disposed of two grenades found in the Haines Borough. One was in Alaska Wildlife Trooper possession and the other was turned...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    October 22, 2020 

Bettisworth North will do conceptual design for new public safety building

The Haines Borough has selected Alaska-based architecture firm Bettisworth North, the same firm that worked on Skagway’s public safety building and...

 

Did the bear shooting conform to the law?

As an ardent hunter born in Alaska, I sat up straight in reading the headline in last week’s paper about the police chief trying to take out a...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 15, 2020

Chief shoots bear outside his home

Haines police chief Heath Scott shot and wounded a sow brown bear that he said had attempted to get into his garage and opened a garbage can outside...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    October 15, 2020

Bear damages vehicles along Young Road

This month, an increasing number of residents have taken to locking cars as a preventative measure against the bear that has learned to open doors....

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 15, 2020

Borough to look into providing public access to dumpster when landfill is closed

The Haines Borough Finance Committee recommended the Solid Waste Working Group look into providing public access to dumpsters when the landfill is...

 

Scigliano's public defender made inaccurate statements

The following commentary is a response by Leonard Banaszak of the Covenant Life Center to the Sept. 17 CVN article “Police believe man wanted in Ida...

 

Task force recommends seasonal hire to address town's bear problem

The Haines Borough’s bear task force is recommending the assembly consider hiring a seasonal public safety officer to perform outreach and assist...

 

Police believe man wanted in Idaho also committed local crimes

Christopher Panagiotou-Scigliano, the 38-year-old Haines man who was apprehended last week and who is wanted in Idaho on four sex crime charges, is...

 

Road tests delayed 7 months

The pandemic has slammed the brakes on road tests for Haines 16-year-olds who are eligible to get their driver licenses, frustrating parents and...

 

Police arrest fugitive from Idaho

A 38-year-old man with an outstanding warrant arrest for sex crimes in Idaho was apprehended at the Chilkat Lake landing on Monday, Sept. 7. The man...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    September 3, 2020

17 bears killed this year

Alaska Wildlife Trooper Colin Nemec said two of the bears he and Haines police officer Brayton Long shot last Monday near Small Tracts Road were in...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    August 27, 2020

Police kill more bears as town continues to deal with property damage

Gunfire rattled Small Tracts Road residents Monday afternoon as law enforcement killed four bears,...

 

Haines police respond to online threats

The Haines Borough Police Department stepped in last week after being informed that an individual in town was posting threats on social media. Over...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    August 27, 2020

Counterfeit $100 turned over to police

Last week, Haines had its first counterfeit cash report of the year. "Once it was pointed out that...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    August 20, 2020

State to file negligent, reckless driving charges against Nelson

At a hearing in Haines District Court Monday morning, the state’s assistant district attorney Dara Gibson dismissed a case against Paul Nelson for...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    August 13, 2020

Assembly abandons areawide policing ballot measure

The Haines Borough Assembly has decided voter approval is unnecessary to formalize the practice of emergency police response outside the townsite. On...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    August 13, 2020

Is Haines dying to have a new morgue?

The Haines Borough’s new morgue is in the design phase with plans to begin construction this fall. However, some have questioned the prudence of...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    August 6, 2020

GAS Committee supports museum restructuring, begins car towing plan

A restructuring of the Haines Sheldon Museum is on the horizon if the board and the Haines Borough Assembly have their way. At present, the museum is...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    August 6, 2020

Borough takes step toward new public safety building

Thirteen companies applied to design the new Haines Borough public safety building by the July 30 request for qualifications deadline. The borough...

 

Man arrested last week charged with additional crimes

The Haines man arrested last week for intent to distribute methamphetamine and heroin has been charged with two additional drug crimes. Police also...

 

Decaying corpse of summer finally pronounced dead, police suspect foul play

SEARHC doctor Adam Fibula finally pronounced Summer 2020 deceased as laughing ravens flew over its rain-drenched body. “Realistically, summer probab...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    July 30, 2020

Resident arrested for intent to distribute heroin, meth

The U.S Postal Inspection Service, the Alaska State Troopers drug unit Southeast Alaska Cities Against Drugs (SEACAD) and Haines Police arrested a 43-...

 

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