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 By Max Graham    News    June 16, 2022

State House District 33 voters support Gross for Congress

Sitka fisherman and former U.S. Senate candidate Al Gross captured the most votes for Alaska’s only seat in the U.S. House of Representatives among...

 
 By Lucy Silbaugh    News    June 16, 2022

Mammogram machine makes exams more accessible

Haines women seeking mammograms no longer need to wait for twice-yearly visits from the mobile mammo...

 
 By Tom Morphet    News    June 16, 2022

School plans $1 million locker room renovation

The Haines Borough is waiting to spend nearly $1 million to renovate the Haines High School locker...

 
 By Lucy Silbaugh    News    June 16, 2022

Summer camps and programs back after pandemic hiatus

Children will find plenty of entertainment this summer from camps, sports leagues, and other activities. The following is a list of some of the...

 
 By Max Graham    News    June 16, 2022

Gillnet season on; skippers optimistic

Lynn Canal drift gillnetters will set out Sunday morning for the fishery’s opener expecting slightly better returns than last year and increased...

 
 By Lucy Silbaugh    News    June 16, 2022

Clinic stages mass casualty drill

SEARHC Haines Health Center ran a mass casualty incident drill with the help of local volunteer actors on June 9. Held at the clinic, the simulation t...

 
 By Max Graham    News    June 16, 2022

HEDC discussion reveals differences of views about group's purpose

An assembly discussion about funding the Haines Economic Development Corporation reflected some sharp contrasts in how the nonprofit is viewed. After...

 

This Week in History

June 17, 1972 PUC pulls plug, stops Haines TV Haines is without television as a result of the state...

 

Haines may need to add disinfection to sewage treatment

Haines is one of nine Alaska communities operating under old federal permit waivers from secondary treatment for its sewage water discharge, and...

 
 By Lucy Silbaugh    News    June 9, 2022

Burn ban reduced from 'extreme' to 'high'

The Haines Volunteer Fire Department (HVFD) downgraded its burn ban this week after several weeks of dry, warm weather and a fire that appeared to be...

 
 By Max Graham    News    June 9, 2022

Summer resident takes up gig as Lyft driver

Haines visitors and residents now have a rideshare option for getting around town, five years after a former resident's gig as an Uber driver...

 
 By Lucy Silbaugh    News    June 9, 2022

Players to produce one-act comedies this summer

Lynn Canal Community Players will hold auditions for its next play, “All in the Timing,” on June 16 at 6 p.m. and June 18 at 4 p.m. at the Chilkat...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    June 9, 2022

Celebration canoe paddlers take first journey since pandemic

Tlingit master carver Wayne Price was one of 25 seafarers who departed Haines in dugout canoes on...

 
 By Max Graham    News    June 9, 2022

Two male brown bears taken late in spring hunting season

For the second spring in a row, two male brown bears were harvested in the Chilkat Valley, keeping the door open for a fall hunt. Both bears were... Full story

 
 By Max Graham    News    June 9, 2022

Yukoners throw rolling Beerfest "afterparty" at long border line

A long caravan of Yukoners at Canada Customs on the sunny Sunday after Beerfest turned into an afterparty complete with cornhole, volleyball, sun...

 
 By Max Graham    News    June 9, 2022

Residents discuss trails, forest schedule at planning session

Haines Economic Development Corporation (HEDC) held a planning session last week for input on its master trails plan and the 2022-2026 Haines State...

 
 By Lucy Silbaugh    News    June 9, 2022

New reporter joins CVN for the summer

The last time I was in Alaska I was six months old, living in Sitka with my parents while my dad...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    June 9, 2022

Magistrate takes job in Juneau, court hiring for new judge

Magistrate Orion Hughes-Knowles moved from Haines to the Capital City last month where he’ll serve as a Juneau magistrate. Hughes-Knowles said...

 

Science ed institute opens for residents

Haines Borough residents are now eligible to apply for science education lessons to be held June 19-25 as part of the Chilkat Valley Teacher...

 
 By Larry Persily    News    June 9, 2022

Malaspina will have new life as museum, employee housing and classroom

After 56 years of service in the Alaska Marine Highway System fleet and almost three years tied up at a Ketchikan dock, unused and in need of costly...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    June 2, 2022

Vote to prohibit Mud Bay events likely to be reconsidered

Haines Borough staff and mayor Douglas Olerud asked assembly member Tyler Huling to make a motion to reconsider a 4-2 vote made last week that...

 

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