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Superintendent job draws 21 applicants

Twenty-one people have applied to be superintendent of the Haines Borough School District, but the public will get to know the identities of only a...

Gap between barriers another harbor hurdle

The Haines Borough’s Small Boat Harbor expansion project just can’t catch a break. Another obstacle has surfaced in the form of the 20-foot gap...

'House' a portrait of 1930's Spain

Director Tod Sebens insists that he didn’t choose the material for his latest production as much as it chose him. Sebens stumbled across “The...

Ward: Hill's statement incorrect

Former Haines Borough interim manager Bob Ward said this week he never expressed the sentiment that the borough shouldn’t tax citizens and then...

Assembly to review Mosquito Lake School agreement

Haines Borough interim manager Brad Ryan and highway residents are endorsing an agreement for shared management of the former Mosquito Lake School....

Brotherhood was built with Native blood

In the year 1912, 12 men and one woman formed the Alaska Native Brotherhood in Sitka. Many people attribute the continued survival of the ANB and...

Cuts threaten vital service

I’m writing to express my concern for something very important to me. I’m hoping that in the long run, it will move our governor and other...

Leaders should pursue Tier 3

The Haines that created the Alaska Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve in 1982 is different from today’s Haines. Back then, Haines was a mill town and it...

Check body language, leaders

The harsh tone and aggressive body language of several elected officials was justifiably called out by members of the public during a recent borough...

Editorial

To save us some potential embarrassment and money, the Haines Borough Assembly should advance to voters a $10 million bond for completion of the...

Duly Noted

Dave Canipe, 62, said he’s “alive and kicking” after suffering his third heart attack while driving outside Fort Collins, Colo., on Jan. 21....

Police Report

Monday, Feb. 1 A caller on Union Street reported a man was attempting to enter his home and...

 
 
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