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Thanks for another generous donation

A special thank you to Chip Lende and Lutak Lumber for your generous donation and support of the Victory Garden, again this year.  The “pea...

 
 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...

 

K-6 Student Art Show

This year's art show is proudly sponsored by: Alaska Arts Confluence • Alaska Power &...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    May 5, 2022

Eulachon run arrives; schools spotted in Chilkoot

The cries and barks of seagulls and sea lions at the Chilkoot and Chilkat Rivers can be heard as the spring-time eulachon run begins to materialize....

 

Living with bears

Takshanuk Watershed Council greatly appreciates the individuals who took time out of their busy weekend schedules to attend this year’s Living with...

 
 By Max Graham    News    April 28, 2022

Assembly votes to give ad hoc committees clearer direction

The Haines Borough Assembly decided unanimously Tuesday to give ad hoc advisory committees clearer direction by formalizing them through resolutions....

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 28, 2022

Borough to ask state to conduct vehicle speed studies

The borough assembly voted unanimously to ask the Alaska Department of Transportation and Alaska State Troopers to initiate speed studies on two secti...

 
 By Max Graham    News    April 28, 2022

Haines route added to new digital cargo network

A new digital cargo network expanded in recent months and now is working with a freight company that’s planning service to Haines. The network was...

 
 By Max Graham    News    April 21, 2022

Details from decades-old U.S. census give glimpse of local history

Full details from the 1950 U.S. Census were released earlier this month, intriguing historians from around the country and providing a snapshot of...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 21, 2022

PC recommends commercial events in Mud Bay as conditional use

The Haines Borough Planning Commission recommended to the borough assembly that commercial events be allowed as a permitted activity in the Mud Bay...

 

Tell the assembly to keep the pool open

On June 22, 1974, the entire Sullivan family – parents Patrick and Mary Lou and children Shaun, 13, Nyla, 12, Desiree, 10, Harlan, 9 and Corbet, 5...

 

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....

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 14, 2022

Assembly approves phase 3 concept for Lutak Dock

The Haines Borough Assembly voted 5-1 to approve conceptual plans for Phases 1, 2 and 3 of the Lutak Dock—a controversial vote for many residents wh...

 
 By Max Graham    News    April 14, 2022

Constantine to build new facilities with big 2022 budget

Constantine Metal Resources plans to spend $18 million on the Palmer Project in 2022 — its largest annual project budget to date, according to a...

 

Concerned about ore trucks

 I am very concerned about the potential detrimental effect that heavy ore-bearing traffic would have on Haines. It would threaten air and water...

 

To build public trust, we must do better

The process for the Lutak Dock rehabilitation is severely flawed. From the last three public meetings on the topic, it appears that a minority group o...

 

Not an environmentalist, don't want ore trucks

I’d like to address the subject of foreign mining companies operating in the Chilkat Valley. I am not an environmentalist, but imagine the traffic...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 7, 2022

Pardee withdraws resignation as chair

Port and harbor advisory committee chair Terry Pardee withdrew his resignation as chair of the committee on Wednesday. Pardee initially resigned his c...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    Opinion    April 7, 2022

Did Pardee violate the Open Meetings Act?

The Haines Borough should communicate its interpretation of the Open Meetings Act (OMA) so it’s clear what’s required on agendas. Port and Harbor...

 

Harbor committee up to old tricks

It’s not surprising that the town’s Ports and Harbors Advisory Committee is playing fast and loose with the standards for public meetings. This...

 

Need answers please

Local commissions and committees are stacked decks to promote foreign and mega-industrial extractive industry interests with little regard for...

 

Dear fellow residents of Haines

As a mom, one of my favorite things about living in Haines is the freedom and independence my kids enjoy. I love it that, at a young age, they can...

 

Lack of transparency is apparent

Slick marketing is pervasive in our society. Unfortunately, the Ports and Harbors Committee (and other borough entities) are now using this approach...

 

Thanks for the thorough reporting

Thank you CVN for bringing the recent Lutak dock issues to the public’s attention, great reporting!  I would like the Borough, Ports and Harbors...

 
 By Max Graham    News    March 31, 2022

Yukon industry reps say Lutak Dock could be used to ship ore

A renovated Lutak Dock could serve as an export facility for minerals from the Yukon Territory, Yukon industry representatives told the Haines...

 

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