Local News

KHNS Local News is heard every evening at 5:30pm during the KHNS Evening Report and weekday mornings at 6:49am and 7:49am during Morning Edition. The KHNS News - Week in Review is heard Saturdays at 11:00am on Lynn Canal Weekend. If you have a news tip or story idea, please eMail us at news@khns.org

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Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

Skagway extends an offer to a new manager; Haines property values go up; Haines Assembly addresses concerns with police chief; Sealaska lands bill.

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Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

Confusion persists about who leads Klukwan Inc.; Skagway Assembly meets Friday to choose a new manager; Haines Assembly meets Friday to discuss the police chief; sea otter bounty proposal.

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Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer
The Haines Borough Assembly postpones a discussion about the Haines Police Department; Skagway's new state representative, Rep. Beth Kertulla, calls some legislation this session just plain crazy; the fast ferry Fairweather gets a late start on the season.

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Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer
The Skagway Assembly continues to ponder voter involvement in public land leases; the state nixes herbicide permit requirement for state agencies.

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Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer
A Southeast legislator proposes a bounty on sea otters; a preview of the Haines Borough Assembly meeting; regional high school basketball roundup.

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Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

A recent backcountry ski accident near Haines sparks a conversation in the extreme sport community; Haines Borough Assembly revanmps how to fund non-profits.

Extreme Grief - The New York Times article by Neil Amdur 

In Defense of Taking Risks - by Steven Casimiro

The Alaskan Way - a documentary by Ben Clark

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Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

Haines assembly addresses complaints against the police chief; Skagway assembly preview; shuttle ferry designs gets thumbs down from much of the public.

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Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

An update on the recent heliski accident; will ferry service be reduced because of budget cuts? A safety course for boaters is this weekend.

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Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

A local heliskier dies and two are injured in a weekend accident; BLM Ring of Fire meetings planned for the Upper Lynn Canal this week; how sequestration could affect the Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park.

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Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

Legislators question new shuttle ferry designs; should Yukoners pay resident fees for fishing licenses?

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