Chilkat Valley News - Serving Haines and Klukwan, Alaska since 1966

New shipping containers include a temporary morgue


April 23, 2020

Melissa Ganey

These connexes caused a stir on social media last month after some residents thought they were all for storing dead bodies. One was purchased as a temporary morgue and the others are to store Haines Volunteer Fire Department supplies.

The Haines Borough has purchased three shipping containers-two for storing search and rescue and wildland fire fighting supplies, and the other as a temporary morgue.

The borough ordered the containers in January to store emergency supplies and e...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2021