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 By Kyle Clayton    News    September 6, 2018

State Troopers report details death at Alaska Excursions glacier tour

Launching a canoe in high water too close to rapids and a corresponding engine malfunction contribut...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    September 6, 2018

Former resident wills $600K to school

Haines students received a boon this week after the school board accepted a donation of more than half a million dollars. Vera Smith, a longtime...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    September 6, 2018

Student test scores rank second highest in state

For the second year in a row, Haines has ranked number two behind Skagway School District in the...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    September 6, 2018

Safety commission seeks data on drug abuse in borough

The Haines Public Safety Commission, which last year established itself as a drug awareness task force, is on a data-gathering mission to better under...

 
 By Liam Cassidy    News    September 6, 2018

Glacier Bears 'kill the hill' in Skagway meet

“Kill the hill.” That’s the mantra Haines cross-country captain Marirose Evenden repeated to herself during her run. The Glacier Bears were in...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    September 6, 2018

State commission orders AP&T revenues refundable

Alaska Power & Telephone ratepayers will likely receive a small refund if the power company complies with an Aug. 24 Regulatory Commission of Alaska...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    September 6, 2018

New reporter nearly sits in stranger's car

I've been calling myself a travel journalist for the past year in and around Asia, but I dropped...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    August 30, 2018

Glacier Bears place second in Sitka

The Haines Glacier Bears boys' and girls' cross country teams placed second among small schools at t...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    August 30, 2018

If voters reject paying for police, the assembly has a choice to make

Mud Bay, Lutak and Upper Valley residents are preparing to choose whether or not they want to create an on-call police service area in their... Full story

 
 By Eileen McIver    News    August 30, 2018

Senior athletes win big at international competition

Six Haines residents earned 19 medals competing in the 16th Alaska International Senior Games Aug....

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    August 30, 2018

Assembly to rehash cannabis tax

Should the Haines Borough target only local marijuana growers with its new excise tax? Assembly members are split. The borough currently levies a $5...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    August 30, 2018

Board re-sends letter critical of ADFG

The Upper Lynn Canal Fish and Game Advisory Committee resubmitted a letter to the Alaska Department of Fish and Game protesting the agency’s...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    August 30, 2018

DOT to curb blind corner on Third and Main Street

The Alaska Department of Transportation will soon extend by nine feet the no-parking zone on Main Street in front of Talia’s Treasures. In an...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    August 30, 2018

Strong sockeye run returns to Chilkoot, electric fence goes up

Chilkoot sockeye escapement is approaching Alaska Department of Fish and Game's upper escapement...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    August 30, 2018

Expensive new software prompts gas station closure

Haines is down to four gas stations as of last month. Delta Western’s self-service gas station across from the post office is out of commission...

 

Arts Outlook

Book sale, trucker hats at First Friday A slew of First Friday live arts events in downtown Haines and nearby are planned for Friday, Sep. 7...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    August 23, 2018

Four thousand mile tractor journey raises $25K so far

Sunburned and windblown, Jeff Newell, 56, and Ron Wachholtz, 62, sputtered along Main Street Monday...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    August 23, 2018

Hannan wins state primary

Voters elected Sara Hannan as the Democratic candidate for the State House District 33 race. Hannan won the primary race with 62 percent of the votes,...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    August 23, 2018

Voters to decide on police service areas

Voters in Mud Bay, Lutak and Haines Highway who live outside the townsite will have the option to create on-call police service areas in their...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    August 23, 2018

Four candidates in assembly race

Voters will choose between William Prisciandaro, Sean Maidy, Paul Rogers and Barbara Mulford for two open borough assembly seats in October. Mulford,...

 

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