Chilkat Valley News - Serving Haines and Klukwan, Alaska since 1966

News

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 25 of 7514



 By Jenna Kunze    News    October 11, 2018 

Maidy wins assembly seat by two votes

Final count of the outstanding 41 election ballots Tuesday evening placed Sean Maidy as the second assembly seat victor, just two votes ahead of...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 11, 2018 

Fish and Game tech finds mysterious object in river

A petrified electric toothbrush. A grinder Native people used in ancient times. A thingamajig....

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 11, 2018 

Attorney says borough has standing to deny Alaska Excursions tour permit

The Haines Borough has legal standing to revoke Alaska Excursions’ Glacier Point 2018 commercial tour permit and/or deny renewal of the 2019...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    October 11, 2018 

Hotch teaches Tlingit language class

Thirteen voices chorused Marsha Guneiwti Hotch in a call-and-answer introductory song at Wednesday's...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 11, 2018 

Constantine seeks year-round mineral exploration

Constantine Metals has ceased its summer drilling operations and is preparing to apply for a permit this fall that would allow the construction of a...

 

No illegal moose reported during hunt, 25 harvested

The area moose-hunt harvest limit was reached Sunday and the final, twenty-fifth moose was brought into Haines Alaska Department of Fish and Game’s...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    October 11, 2018 

Exempt seniors may be asked to donate

Senior citizens who receive mandatory property tax exemptions may be presented the option to “pick, click, give” back to Haines this fiscal year,...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    October 11, 2018 

Canadian trio wins third annual Chilkat Chef competition

"Sexy- it's a sexy dish," judge Claire Fordyce said with an affirmative nod to what would be the...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    October 11, 2018 

Committee votes to zero out marijuana excise tax

The borough’s finance committee voted to amend the ordinance on an excise tax of marijuana cultivated in the Haines Borough before it is imposed on...

 

Community grant delayed by stalemate

The Haines Borough Assembly voted to postpone the selection of the Community Development Block Grant Fund application on Tuesday to the Oct. 23...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 4, 2018

Prisciandaro wins assembly seat, Rogers leads Maidy by three votes; 50 left to count

Voters Tuesday chose William Prisciandaro to serve on the Haines Borough Assembly; a second seat,...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 4, 2018

September marks driest month on record

Haines’ September was the driest month on record—depending on where the data was recorded. Using data from the airport weather station, NOAA...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 4, 2018

When does the king run get too small to sustain?

For six of the past seven years, king salmon returns to the Chilkat River have failed to meet the Alaska Department of Fish and Game’s minimum...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 4, 2018

Marine Highway System proposes changes to Upper Lynn Canal service

The plan to run two Alaska Class Ferry day boats, the M/V Tazlina and M/V Hubbard, in the Upper Lynn Canal might get scrapped as the Alaska Marine Hig...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    October 4, 2018

Physical therapist gets book deal

Declining a chair to sit in, Marnie Hartman relaxes into a squat position on the floor to talk...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    October 4, 2018

HEDC to lead timber sale interface with UA

University of Alaska’s communications specialist, Morgan Howard, has pulled back from interfacing with the Haines community on the timber sale in a...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    October 4, 2018

Pot tax still undecided

Last Tuesday, the Haines Borough Assembly referred the excise tax on marijuana cultivation facilities back to the finance committee for the second...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 4, 2018

Glacier Bears reflect on a close-knit team

Haines Glacier Bears cross country runners Siyel George and Kirby Faverty placed first and third respectively in the 2A schools division at the state...

 

Committee discusses fate of public safety building

The fate of the 1977 public safety building remains to be seen. Does the borough move it, modernize it, or, as Government Affairs and Services...

 

Page Down

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2018

Rendered 10/18/2018 07:51