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 By Brian Elliott    Letters    August 22, 2019 

It's time to reconsider our water source

First, I would like to commend Dennis Durr and the Haines Borough water folks for keeping the townsite supplied with clean drinking water during...

 
 By Rob Miller    Letters    August 22, 2019 

We need to fix cruise impacts to communications

Am I the only person in Haines that feels resentment about the huge increase in cruise ship visits without a corresponding increase in...

 
 By Cadie Buckley    Letters    August 22, 2019 

This is no Carnival for Southeast Alaskans

Carnival Corporation has been systematically acquiring all the towns in Alaska and Yukon over the past few decades. Carnival now owns several cruise...

 

Thank you Arjun Raman!

Your letter to the editor in last week’s CVN (Aug. 8) eloquently stated many of the problems with police expansion. Police expansion in the Haines...

 

Thank you for generous donations!

HARK would like to thank all the athletes who participated in the 2019 Alaska Treasures Basketball Tournament along with Alaska Hearth and Home for...

 

The future of valley mining looks good

Recent articles and comments in CVN as well as others I’ve heard prompt this letter. The good news is Constantine continues to move forward as a...

 

Raise the bar for reports and inspections

Constantine employees and local boosters of the Palmer Project have repeatedly claimed that mining in Alaska is done safely, carefully, and in...

 

Community clinic extremely impressive

I have been aware of the services provided by the Haines Volunteer Fire Department and Emergency Medical Responders, but didn’t know until my need...

 

Cancer Fund Golf Tournament a success

The local Cancer Fund Golf Tournament, managed by the Uglys was a great success. A special thanks to the 46 players who showed up for this great...

 

Mine discharge permits legalize pollution

“We pursue a higher standard.” That’s Coeur Alaska’s slogan--owner/operator of Kensington Mine. Coeur’s “higher standard” recently led...

 

Thank you, Peterson's Pretzels

We here at The Salvation Army would like to thank the good folks from Peterson’s Pretzels for their generous donation of $300 to the work we do...

 

Thank you for being there for my family and I

I want to thank everyone who helped us during a medical emergency—the EMTs, fire department, doctors and nurses, and especially Dr. Julie (Nobel)...

 

Police expansion becomes intimidation

A standard interrogation technique is to repeatedly ask the same question. The classic Milgram and Zimbardo experiments demonstrate that under...

 

Give our staff a reason to stay

You know I’ve been watching and participating in the politics of this town for almost 30 years now and I’m always amazed at how we continue to...

 

Holiday spirit in summer a success

Once again the good folks of Haines did not disappoint, when we put the call out to “Help Us, Help Haines.” We here at The Salvation Army would...

 

Hqaines sold out to the cruise industry

Haines used to be an okay town, until it turned into just another cruise ship town, ruined by greedy tour people, and reality TV. Joe...

 

Thanks from LCC

Big thanks to everyone who helped make this year’s Southeast AK Fair LCC booth a fun, dynamic success! Generous local businesses donated excellent...

 

It takes a village

Big gratitude to the many wonderful people who offered up their homes and vehicles and to the local businesses who provided nourishment and extended...

 

Thanks for supporting Hospice of Haines

Thank you to the 58 generous individuals who picked, peeled, chopped, stirred, poured and baked desserts for the Hospice of Haines booth during the...

 

Sousaphone at last thanks to donations

Sousaphone makes debut, Band wins Grand Champion Award! Thank you, Haines! Four years of fundraising recently paid off when the Haines Community...

 

To the beautiful community of Haines

As you know, our lives have been forever changed and our hearts shattered with the loss of our beloved son. Words cannot describe the profound, heartf...

 

HEDC did not direct staff

Contrary to an article in last week’s Chilkat Valley News, the Haines Economic Development Corporation has not directed staff to “begin assessing...

 

Thank you to all of the Coaches

We are so lucky to have such great programs for the kids in our community all year long. I would like to thank all of the coaches who volunteer hours...

 

Thanks for funding public radio

KHNS staff and board members would like to thank all of the businesses and individuals who contributed to our 2019 Fund Drive! Bi-fjordal community...

 

How much will aqueous storage cost?

Is the “Aqueous Storage” draft ordinance another vehicle for groups/others to use our taxpayer money to fund their obstruction efforts? Will the...

 

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