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 By Max Graham    News    December 1, 2022 

Former AMG employee charged with $58K theft

While Haines police investigated a theft of tens of thousands of dollars from Alaska Mountain Guides, the alleged thief and his wife were gallivanting...

 
 By Michael York    News    December 1, 2022 

Some residents switch to Starlink

Haines residents are checking out Starlink, a satellite internet provider owned by Elon Musk that offers fast-speed service at rates competitive with...

 
 By Michael York    News    December 1, 2022 

School attendance down as flu spreads; no RSV

About 40 Haines School students were out sick last week as state health officials warn of a myriad of respiratory illnesses affecting children across...

 
 By Max Graham    News    December 1, 2022 

Excursion plant to shut down for third year

Haines Borough’s biggest fish processing plant will stay closed next summer for the third straight season, OBI Seafoods’ Excursion Inlet plant...

 
 By Max Graham    News    December 1, 2022 

DOT to add limited sailings to sparse ferry schedule

The winter ferry schedule released two months ago still contains a month-long gap that could spell inconvenience and added expenses for residents...

 
 By Max Graham    News    December 1, 2022 

Recovery group disbands two years after deadly storm

A group that helped 100 households recover from the deadly December 2020 storm is suspending its services as the storm’s second anniversary...

 

Long-time Fish and Game sport fish biologist retires

Rich Chapell has retired after nearly 20 years as the Haines area sport fish biologist for the...

 
 By Max Graham    News    December 1, 2022 

Plans stall for new Lily Lake motorized trail

Plans to build a two-mile motorized loop trail near Lily Lake Road have stalled after the state didn’t select Haines’ application for a...

 
 By Larry Persily    News    December 1, 2022 

School districts hope for more state funding next year

School districts statewide, including Haines, will be looking to the Legislature next year for an increase in state funding, but any boost in the...

 
 By Max Graham    News    November 23, 2022

DOT road transfer plan rooted in state policy

A proposal to improve Lutak Road in exchange for transferring three roads to the Haines Borough has shed light on a state program that favors...

 
 By Max Graham    News    November 23, 2022

Tlingit classes well attended

Skweit Jessie Morgan grew up going to potlatches at the ANB Hall, but she didn’t speak Tlingit. Now she is taking advantage of a new chance to...

 

Housing Working Group reviews HEDC survey

The Haines Economic Development Center (HEDC) is surveying residents' experiences and feedback on Haines’ current housing environment. The survey,...

 

Local growers win Alaska Cannabis Cup

Marijuana users in Alaska voted a strain of weed grown at a Haines farm the best of its kind in the state during a recent competition organized by...

 
 By Michael York    News    November 23, 2022

HEDC presents 5-year plan update, 2021 data

Low wages, higher costs of living and lack of housing were just some of the key issues discussed during the Haines Economic Development Corp's (HEDC)...

 
 By Max Graham    News    November 23, 2022

School test results show low scores in reading, math

Fewer than half of Haines students in third through ninth grade are considered “proficient” in math and language arts, according to Alaska System...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    November 23, 2022

Arts Outlook

First Friday The Haines Sheldon Museum’s Model train display is back this year. The train will be running throughout the main gallery and in and...

 
 By Michael York    News    November 17, 2022

School enrollments up

School enrollments are up in Haines and Klukwan. With 11 students, enrollment at Klukwan School surpassed the 10-student benchmark needed to qualify...

 
 By Max Graham    News    November 17, 2022

Hearing delayed for proposed heliport

A public hearing over a proposed heliport at 24 Mile Haines Highway was postponed last week for the second time in two months. The hearing — now sch...

 
 By Max Graham    News    November 17, 2022

Glacier Bards reach finals at home

A theatrical reading of the melodrama "Double Trouble on the Prairie" landed all six competing...

 

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