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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

Results from the Haines 2015 survey are in; Haines school offers afterschool food program; Looking at 40 years of salmon data.

Read the complete Haines 2015 Survey Results

 Clarification: In the story about the Haines 2015 survey, the terms “community center” and “recreation center” were inadvertently used inter-changeably in some cases. The Haines Borough did not receive a grant to study the possibility of a recreation center; it appropriated money to develop ideas for a possible community center. The borough initiated Community Center RFQ Steering Committee which earlier this year became the Borough Facility master Plan Steering Committee. It remains an ad hoc committee.

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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

A search is suspended for a local fisherman; a recap of the Haines Borough Assembly Meeting.

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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

A search continues for a Haines fisherman overboard near Skagway; Upper Lynn Canal Fish and Game Advisory Council meets Wednesday.

Coast Guard press release on missing fisherman

Alaska Board of Game proposed regulation changes

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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

Preview of Tuesday's Haines Borough Assembly Meeting; a local man is indicted on charges from a September shooting; fundraising in the Kookesh-Stedman race.

Listen to today's Alaska News Nightly from APRN

Alaska Public Offices Commission campaign finance resports

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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

Skagway end-of-season visitor numbers; Students harvest at Starvin' Marvin; a personal essay by Heather Lende.

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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

Preview of the Skagway Assembly Meeting; A visiting author and photographer talks about Salmon in the Trees.

See a complete list of Salmon in the Trees events with Amy Gulick

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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

The Skagway assembly discusses investing in the railroad; a Southeast Native artist is fined for using feathers in his artwork (with Ellen Lockyer)

Listen to Tuesday's Alaska News Nightly that did not air due to live election coverage of the presidential debates.

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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

The Skagway Borough manager's last day is moved up to this week; Sen. Bert Stedman speaks to the Haines Chamber of Commerce.

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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

A public meeting in Skagway will talk about plans for the Dyea area; Bears in Skagway, Sen. Mark Begich talks economic development in Southeast.

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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

Haines Borough Manager wants to extend his contract; a wood pellet boiler explosion injures one person in Sitka.

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