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 By CVN Staff    Weather    March 26, 2020 
 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    March 19, 2020

Chief proposes flat-funded police budget

Haines Borough police chief Heath Scott submitted a flat-funded budget proposal for a five-officer force for the coming fiscal year. The proposal come...

 

This week in history

March 30, 1970 Chilkat Snow Burners held the first ever Alcan 200 at the end of February. There...

 

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...

 

Maust inspired with faith, food and fun

There will be a celebration of Bernadette Maust's life Saturday March 14, at 1 p.m. at the Assembly...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    March 5, 2020

'Steel Magnolias' opens Friday

"Steel Magnolias" opens at the Chilkat Center on Friday with Lorrie Dudzik and Judith McDermaid,...

 

Pahl's medical fundraiser a huge success

The Uglys of Haines would like to thank everyone for helping to make the fundraiser for Woody Pahl a huge success. As most of you know he severely...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    February 27, 2020

Budget can't support 24-hour service, chief says

Haines police chief Heath Scott said the department lacks funding to provide adequate 24-hour police service. This comment was part of a presentation...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    February 27, 2020

Arts Outlook

Altered Books Haines School librarian Leigh Horner is transforming old, discarded books that would...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    February 20, 2020

Assembly discusses swath of budget cuts

From divesting from the Chilkat Center and Mosquito Lake Community Center to closing the visitor center seasonally and rejecting the library...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    February 20, 2020

Glacier Bards claim dramatic finish at state

The Haines Glacier Bards took second place for small schools in drama and third place overall among small schools at the state Drama, Debate and Foren...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    February 20, 2020

Allen Marine to offer ferry two days this month

Residents looking for ferry service to and from Juneau have an opportunity twice this month after the Haines Borough Assembly voted unanimously to...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    February 20, 2020

Army Corps proposes soil cleanup plan

To remove fuel contaminants in the soil at 15.5 Mile Haines Highway, the Army Corps of Engineers proposed excavating at least 7,500 tons of soil as...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    February 20, 2020

Planning commission approves Constantine heliport permits

On Thursday, Feb. 13 the Haines Borough Planning Commission approved conditional use permits for two Constantine mine heliports that are currently in...

 

This week in history

Feb. 18, 1970 An unusual opportunity to hear a master player of the clarinet in full solo recital...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    February 13, 2020

Town hall to chip away at biomass project

In a recent borough memo, public facilities director Ed Coffland said the Haines biomass boiler project isn’t economical, that the cost of...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    February 13, 2020

Preserve council seeks to repeal Parks regulation

The Alaska Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve Advisory Council is seeking repeal of a regulation restricting firearms use in the preserve. Council members...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    February 13, 2020

Borough-subsidized ferry untenable, assembly says

The Haines Borough Assembly voted to send a letter requesting the legislature allocate funds to cover service gaps after the breakdown of the...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    February 13, 2020

As travel breaks down, future school activities expected to change

Haines School activities travel costs are seeing a spike, although a boon from A&E’s Ghost Hunters film crew paid the way for the basketball...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    February 6, 2020

Only mainline ferry canceled until March

March 1 is now the earliest the Matanuska will be up and running, the Department of Transportation announced in a press release Wednesday evening....

 
 By Sylvia Heinz    News    February 6, 2020

Stranded passengers weigh the cost of travel after canceled ferries

Canceled ferries coupled with storm systems have left Haines residents and through travelers stuck without Upper Lynn Canal transportation, resulting...

 
 By Ceri Godinez    News    January 30, 2020

Cruise ship company considers Haines

Haines tourism director Steven Auch will travel to Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (RCCL) headquarters on Feb. 25 to pitch Haines as part of efforts to...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    January 16, 2020

Consultant advises public corporations for AMHS

The Alaska Department of Transportation released the long-awaited draft study for reshaping the Alaska Marine Highway System with the aim of reducing...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    January 16, 2020

Fish advisory committee opposes conservation measures for humpbacks

The Upper Lynn Canal Fish and Game Advisory Committee unanimously voted Wednesday to oppose a proposed federal rule that would designate 22,000 square...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    January 16, 2020

New data quantifies 2019 tour season

From May through September last year, 85,330 people toured the Chilkat Valley by four-wheeler, boat, bus, bike, plane or on their own feet, according...

 

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