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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

Recap of the Candidate Forum on Monday in Haines; Sen. Mark Begich rallies against foreign-made Xtratuffs. 

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 Part 1 from the complete audio from the Candidate Debate held at Haines High School on Oct. 8, 2012. Candidates who participated are Republican Rep. Bill Thomas, Democratic challenger Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins and Democratic Sen. Albert Kookesh. Moderated by school board member and debate team member Royal Henderson. Hosted by the Haines Borough School Board and Haines High School Debate Team. This audio will also be re-broadcasted on KHNS on Wednesday, Oct. 10 beginning at 8 p.m.

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 Part 2 from the complete audio from the Candidate Debate held at Haines High School on Oct. 8, 2012. Candidates who participated are Republican Rep. Bill Thomas, Democratic challenger Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins and Democratic Sen. Albert Kookesh. Moderated by school board member and debate team member Royal Henderson. Hosted by the Haines Borough School Board and Haines High School Debate Team. This audio will also be re-broadcasted on KHNS on Wednesday, Oct. 10 beginning at 8 p.m.

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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

Skagway assembly wrap up; Haines borough assembly preview; Moose season wrap up; Political coverage on KHNS this week.

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Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

Thomas and Kriess-Tomkins debate set for Monday in Haines; the SE economy looks up; an update on the moose count for the season.

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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

Haines and Skagway election results; a local proposed mining exploration project hits a roadblock.

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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

Election results; Klukwan bankruptcy update; state cross country meet results.

ELECTION RESULTS: (some absentee and question ballots remain to be counted in both communities, but there are not enough votes left to count that would affect the outcome of any race.)

For Haines

Proposition 1 

* Yes - 457
No - 362

Haines Assembly Seat A

* Dave Berry Jr -  449 votes
Jonahtan Greene -  362

Assembly Seat D

* Joanne Waterman - 534
James Studley - 284

Haines School Board (all three candidates win election to open seats)

Royal Henderson - 682
Sara Chapell - 661
Brenda Jones - 617

For Skagway

Skagway Assembly (two seats open)

* Gary Hanson - 249
* Steven Burnham Jr. - 247
David Hunz - 113

Skagway School Board (two seats open)

* Stuart Brown - 277
* John Hischer - 178

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Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

A proposed mining exploration project near Mud Bay Road in Haines has neighbors concerned; A Haines man is recovering after an accidental shooting last week.

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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

A Haines man is accidently shot at a residence; The Haines Assembly hears an update on the Oceanview slope movement.

Candidate Statements for Skagway assembly cadidates:

Steven Burnham Jr.

Gary Hanson

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Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

Mining summit in Haines; search for a new Skagway manger; Glacier Bear Sports Report (with Doug Olerud.)

 

Candidate statements for Assembly Seat D:

Joanne Waterman

James Studley

 

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