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Vets' tax break stirs assembly debate

Soboleff-McRae Veterans Village officials don’t think property tax should be levied on the second floor of their building. The Haines Borough...

Heli-ski event seeking extra area

A worldwide ski and snowboard competition affiliated with Southeast Alaska Backcountry Adventures has applied to hold an event in Haines, and is...

Foes dominate Juneau Road hearing

Opponents of the East Side Lynn Canal Highway, also known as the Juneau Road, outnumbered the project’s advocates five to one at last week’s...

Unlocked cars rifled on Comstock Road

If a rash of car break-ins during the summer of 2013 didn’t convince residents to start locking their car doors, recent incidents on Comstock...

Troopers arrest man for stealing ATV

Troopers arrested a 23-year-old Haines man last week on felony theft and misdemeanor trespassing charges after he allegedly stole an ATV from a...

A vote for Begich is a vote for fish

Thanks to all who voted and ran in our local election. Turning to the statewide election, a very close vote is expected in the US Senate race. If...

Marijuana overdose is impossible

It seems some people just do not get it. Libby Kurz can be worried about children and edibles all she wants to; Thousands of studies have shown...

Pot legalization brings problems, costs

Wake up, Alaska, and smell what is coming out of Colorado. It stinks. Legalization and commercialization of marijuana in Colorado started less than...

Juneau Road would save time and money

Why did they build the Klondike Highway to Whitehorse, Y.T.? Skagway was already connected by railroad. They had an airport. They had ferry...

Duly Noted

Chip and Heather Lende are again proud grandparents. James Louis Lende Dorn was born at 4:55 a.m. on Oct. 15 at Bartlett Regional Hospital in Juneau...

Police Report

Monday, Oct. 20 A Barnett Drive caller reported hearing bear activity at a neighbor’s house. The caller scared the bear away. Police, troopers and...

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