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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

A local group works to promote early literacy; the Haines Borough School Board meets Tuesday; a new atlas details Southeast Alaska Tlingit place names.

Find our more about Our Grandparents\' Name on the Land atlas from the Sealaska Heritage Institute.

Visit http://www.hainesborough.us/ for borough meeting notices and assembly agendas.

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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

Officials still seeking public comment on the Chilkoot River corridor; Longtime Haines librarian Barb Blood retires.

For more information on the Chilkoot River corridor or to comment online, go to http://dnr.alaska.gov/parks/plans/chilkootlk/chilkootriver.htm

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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

The Haines Borough Assembly discusses Walker Lake hydro-electric projects; Tlingit-Haida Central Council protests proposed changes to the Violence Against Women Act.

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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

Chilkoot Indian Association plans a new tribal office building; Volunteers help Takshanuk Watershed Council.

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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

Skagway mining exports; Tourism forecast for Skagway's summer; A preview of the Haines Borough Assembly meeting.

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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

The planning commission discusses the old elementary school lots; more cruise ship passengers will come to Haines this summer.

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Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

Capital budgets for the Upper Lynn Canal; Skagway Arts Festival and Folk Festival this weekend; Buddy Tabor and Barb Kalen are remembered.

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Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

Skagway Elks extend an invitation to Haines Elks

The budget is up for review at the Skagway Assembly Meeting

The capital budget holds millions for Southeast Alaska roads and harbors.

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Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer. With a report from Casey Kelly.

Haines students win an award for their service project. Skagway students travel for American history. Coeur d' Alene Mines focuses on its Berners Bay operation.

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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

The Haines Elks Lodge closes. A public workshop Tuesday in Haines will discuss Chilkoot River corridor management and imporovements. Local Democrats caucus. Cub Scouts derby races.

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