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 By Sylvia Heinz    Duly Noted    August 6, 2020 

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Jess Giddings married Austin Strutz on July 18 in Harrisburg, Oregon. The bride’s father, Al Giddings, officiated the ceremony. A total of 40 people...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    July 30, 2020

Fishing remains slow, chum returns 'extremely poor'

Poor chum salmon returns combined with an uncertain sockeye run have gillnetters concerned. "It's di...

 

Business Briefs

E-bike delivery service begins in Haines After COVID-19 eliminated her primary sources of...

 

Story walk a success thanks to volunteers

The Haines Borough Public Library is so very grateful to the many different businesses, individuals and teams that helped create our Story Walk....

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    June 25, 2020

Assembly puts permanent fund question to voters

In October, Haines residents will vote on a proposed $450,000 draw from the borough’s permanent fund to offset unexpected costs associated with scho...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    June 18, 2020

AML will build new freight ramp for Haines

The Haines Borough has reached an agreement with Alaska Marine Lines (AML) for construction of a new roll-on, roll-off ramp at Lutak Dock. At present,...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    June 11, 2020

Don't approach moose calves, no matter how cute

Every spring, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game encounters the same problem: people...

 

Thanks to businesses using caution

I would like to express my appreciation to local businesses who have adopted a cautious approach to operating or opening, especially Lutak Lumber and...

 

Former Borough Manager Debra Schnabel's response to her termination

On May 22 the Borough’s attorney offered me the opportunity to respond to any statement made by the public or by members of the Assembly during the...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    May 14, 2020

Assembly suspends manager with pay

The Haines Borough Assembly voted 4-2 at its regular meeting Tuesday to suspend borough manager Debra Schnabel with pay. The assembly will hold an...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    May 14, 2020

Local lender reopens PPP application, EIDL remains elusive

Paycheck Protection Program loans are once again available to local businesses through First National Bank of Alaska, which began accepting new applic...

 

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Josie Allen celebrated her 40th birthday camping on the Katzehin and hiking the ridge towards Santa Claus Mountain with friends Alissa Henry, Gen...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    May 7, 2020

Harbor seal pupping season has begun

Two abandoned harbor seal pups were found on beaches near Haines last week. One pup, a male, was...

 

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Greg Podsiki celebrated 30 years working for the United States Postal Service in Haines this week. Podsiki was surprised with decorations made by his...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    April 23, 2020

HEDC proposes job creation program, asks feds for more money

The Haines Economic Development Corporation is taking steps to address the economic fallout of COVID-19. At a meeting last week, board members...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 23, 2020

New shipping containers include a temporary morgue

The Haines Borough has purchased three shipping containers-two for storing search and rescue and wil...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    April 9, 2020

2020 property assessments incur the wrath of residents

This year’s property tax assessments have generated more ire than usual among Haines residents. Many have complained about a spike in assessed...

 

Separate forums highlight risks and benefits of mining in Haines

How to minimize risks while maximizing the benefits of mining were themes at two mining forums held last week in Haines. It’s the second year in a...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    March 12, 2020

Assembly Briefs

Two new tours approved This week, the Haines Borough Assembly approved two new tour permits—one for Chilkat River Adventures and one for Alaska...

 

Thank you for genuine care and concern

Tim Maust and family would like to thank Lutak Lumber and the whole Haines community for the outpouring of support and love we’ve received these...

 

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