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Air ambulance coverage changes

Residents who aren’t covered by memberships in two air ambulance companies serving Haines could get stuck with a whopping medevac bill. Since June...

Lutak Dock repair urgent, report says

The Haines Borough’s Lutak Dock is “near the edge” and living on “borrowed time,” according to a recently released draft report. The...

Passion for growing, winter community drew Douthit

"New Arrivals" is a series of articles profiling residents who have moved to Haines in recent...

Hunters take 22 bulls, 2 sublegal

The Department of Fish and Game counted 22 moose taken during the Haines area’s Tier II subsistence hunt this year, two of which were sublegal....

Development job seeking applicants

The Haines Borough Community and Economic Development Director position is up for grabs again, and manager David Sosa is altering the borough’s...

Photographer thrilled about display

The Haines community may have noticed a new display for Art on Main Street, located in the hallway of Howsers IGA. This includes a rotating display...

Mayor Scott will continue to help Haines

I want to say thank you for bestowing the honor of “mayor” on me for the past three years. I am disappointed that I was not re-elected, but I am...

Check out who opposes legalizing pot

When Alaskan doctors, mayors, businesses, police, hospitals, tribes, chambers of commerce, and other cities in Alaska besides Haines all agree on...

Kudos to Borders for saving trees

When construction began on our new Aspen Hotel, we had to quickly move our apple trees from Aspen’s building site. The new owner was gracious to...

Editorial

The Haines Borough should scrap hiring an economic development director and hire a grant writer instead. There’s been no public outcry for another...

Lola Knutson remembered as caring, intelligent

Lola Knutson died Oct. 2 in Redmond, Ore. of complications of gall bladder cancer. She was 82....

 
 
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