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In the Jan. 17 story “New afterschool wrestling, boxing clubs popular with students” the CVN incorrectly named a $11,000 grant as a “Crossfit...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    January 31, 2019

Mysterious mortar empties museum

Sheldon Museum staff relocated after finding what may be a live mortar round in their office last...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    January 31, 2019

Tourism industry leaders lash out at permit fee increase proposal

Borough Manager Debra Schnabel opened Tuesday night’s commerce committee meeting with an assurance to the tourism industry that “this...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    January 31, 2019

Handlers cite benefits, drawbacks of police dogs

While Alaska police-canine handlers vouched for their dogs’ ability to act as a deterrent and assist with illegal drug seizures, their endorsement...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    January 31, 2019

Speakers approved for mining forum

The Chilkat Valley Mining Forum Committee approved a geologist, a socio-community specialist and a Sealaska board member to present at its Feb. 24 for...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    January 31, 2019

Wearable art dress composed of more than 7,000 produce stickers

For the past two years, Genny Rietze collected more than 7,000 fruit and vegetable sticker labels...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    January 31, 2019

Glacier Bears fall to Craig, Petersburg in away games

In a long weekend of basketball, the boys went 1-3 and the girls went 0-4 against Craig and Petersburg. On Thursday, the girls and boys teams both...

 

Arts Outlook

An artist’s representation of WWII in Alaska The Haines Sheldon Museum will unveil a new exhibit “Attu75: War Came to a Wilderness” featuring...

 

ALCAN 200 Top 15 Finishers:

Christopher Brooks, 1:24:24; Jack Smith Jr., 1:25:27; Peter Lapham, 1:26:43; Steve Cornwall,...

 

This Week in History

January 27, 1969 WATER, WATER EVERYWHERE… in the street… under the street… but not in the pipes, so City of Haines maintenance men spent their...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    January 24, 2019

ALCAN 200 celebrates 50 years of speed

On the far side of the finish line, snowmachines sailed in and racers dismounted, gladly accepting c...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    January 24, 2019

Assembly approves Alaska Excursions ATV permit

In a 4-1 vote, the Haines Borough Assembly approved the renewal of Alaska Excursions’ Glacier Point ATV permit that prompted questions about how...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    January 24, 2019

Four Dolphins qualify for 'Champs' meet in Anchorage

To check what races she competed in last weekend, Haines Dolphin swimmer, Tia Dombrock, glimpsed...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    January 24, 2019

Wayward Rouen hanging poolside at HARK

The apparent owners of a duck rescued on Main Street this week said they'll take him back- if they h...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    January 24, 2019

Police officials at 'highest levels' discuss request for Trooper post

The Haines Borough Assembly’s letter to Alaska State Troopers refusing to violate its own charter by providing borough-wide police protection...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    January 24, 2019

Glacier Bears go 1-1 against Wrangell

This weekend's Haines Glacier Bears boys' home games against Wrangell kept fans' eyes glued to the...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    January 24, 2019

Sewer plant, harbor among assembly project priorities

The Haines Borough Assembly unanimously adopted a resolution on Tuesday approving capital project and state funding priorities. Completing...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    January 17, 2019

Residents pitch in during hard times

In the wake of recent tragedies in Haines, community members have pooled resources of time, food,...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    January 17, 2019

Assembly to consider Alaska Excurions' permits amid conflicting accounts of safety negligence

The Skagway tour company criticized last February by former employees for neglecting safety practices, and that six months later experienced a death o...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    January 17, 2019

Shutdown hits Haines

The Chilkoot Indian Association might have to shut its doors and end funding for food and housing assistance if the federal government shutdown lasts...

 
 By Jenna Kunze    News    January 17, 2019

Students reflect on 2018, future hopes

Cataloged by trips taken, lessons learned and national news with harrowing implications, 2018 has been, in a word, “eventful,” according to a...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    January 17, 2019

Planning commission updates resource extraction ordinance

Planning commissioners approved a new resource extraction ordinance and abandoned a vote on an amendment that would have added major resource extracti...

 

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