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 By Max Graham    News    December 16, 2021

AT&T to end 3G cell service in February

Early next year AT&T will shut down its 3G wireless network, meaning certain old cell phones won’t be able to send or receive calls or messages. The...

 

CWS survey available online

Community Waste Solutions released its online survey that aims to get feedback on the landfill’s operations and gauge public interest for a garbage...

 

Dunleavy appointees fire Permanent Fund director

The board that oversees Alaska’s multibillion-dollar investment portfolio has fired Angela Rodell as chief executive officer of the Permanent Fund C...

 
 By Max Graham    News    December 9, 2021

New housing group considers dry cabins, zoning, tax incentives

Should the Haines Borough have more dry cabins? Tax incentives for developers? Another low-income apartment complex? These are among the questions...

 
 By Max Graham    News    December 9, 2021

Giddings to end tenure as chief, Clay elected to seat

Al Giddings will finish his tenure as fire chief of the Haines Volunteer Fire Department (HVFD) in January, following a decision not to seek...

 
 By Max Graham    News    December 9, 2021

Hot-mic remark causes concern

Assuming he was muted on Zoom at a Nov. 29 heliski Committee of the Whole meeting, Eric Holle said, “I’d like to kill Liz Cornejo.” Cornejo had...

 
 By Larry Persily    News    December 9, 2021

Alaska continues distributing pandemic aid to renters

The Alaska Housing Finance Corp. is continuing its monthslong program of sending out rental and utility assistance payments — including almost...

 
 By Max Graham    News    December 9, 2021

Disaster response group to form a local chapter

National volunteer organization Team Rubicon, which helped remove December storm debris this fall, is establishing a local leadership team to assist w...

 

Wrestlers compete in last meet in Juneau before regionals

Haines Glacier Bear wrestlers competed at a meet in Juneau last weekend with three of five wrestlers now seeded for the Region V tournament in...

 

FBI investigates Haines man for selling narcotics

Alaska State Troopers arrested a 62-year-old Haines man in Craig last week for allegedly selling methamphetamine last fall. The man was being...

 
 By Larry Persily    News    December 9, 2021

State extends Kennicott schedule to cover for delayed Matanuska

For the second time in the past 30 days, the state has to shift around the two other ferries serving Southeast to cover for the Matanuska, which will...

 
 By Max Graham    News    December 9, 2021

State considers renting out Chilkat State Park cabin next winter

The Alaska Division of Parks and Outdoor Recreation is considering opening the cabin at Chilkat State Park for public use in the winter, starting as...

 
 By Max Graham    News    December 2, 2021

Heliski focus shifts to limiting helicopters

As the Haines Borough Assembly weighs a draft ordinance that would eliminate a cap on heliski tour permits in the borough, a new idea has piqued the i...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    December 2, 2021

Klukwan songwriter featured in Disney cartoon "Shake Your Tale"

Klukwan resident and Diné (Navajo) artist Clara Natonabah wrote and sang a Navajo song that was fea...

 
 By Max Graham    News    December 2, 2021

A month of snowfall buries roads, freezes travel

On Saturday, it was too snowy to erect the Christmas tree on Main Street. On Thanksgiving, it was too snowy, for most, to run in the Turkey Trot or...

 

Memorial event scheduled for Saturday

An anniversary memorializing the Dec. 2 flooding and landslides that killed two and displaced dozens last year will be held Saturday, Dec. 4 at 1.30...

 
 By Max Graham    News    December 2, 2021

Excursion Inlet plant to stay closed

For the second consecutive year, OBI Seafoods’ Excursion Inlet cannery won’t process fish next summer. The plant’s continued closure likely...

 

Chatham School District superintendent found dead

Chatham School District superintendent Bruce Houck, 61, was found dead in his home Wednesday morning. Alaska State Troopers spokesperson Tim Despain...

 
 By Max Graham    News    December 2, 2021

Hospital's plan for mental health care office delayed indefinitely

Juneau’s Bartlett Regional Hospital announced plans over the summer to open an outpatient mental health care office in Haines, but due to turnover...

 
 By Max Graham    News    December 2, 2021

Counts show bald eagles are back after year of disappointment

The council grounds along the Chilkat River are once again animated with bald eagles, after a season...

 

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