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Serving Haines, Skagway and Klukwan on 102.3 and 91.9 FM
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Serving Haines, Skagway and Klukwan on 102.3 and 91.9 FM

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Episodes

Haines residents ask the U.S. Forest Service to uphold the Roadless Rule

12/10/2019
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The U.S Forest Service held a public meeting in Haines on Saturday to discuss why they are seeking a full exemption of the Roadless Rule in the Tongass National Forest. About a dozen Haines residents sat under a large Christmas tree in the library to hear the Forest Service’s presentation. The decorations were cheery, but […]

Duration:00:04:28

Newscast – December 10, 2019

12/10/2019
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Group of Haines residents favors maintaining the Roadless Rule in Alaska; Skagway weighs in on permit to dredge the harbor basin.

Duration:00:07:59

Skagway weighs in on harbor basin dredging plan

12/10/2019
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White Pass and Yukon Route Railroad recently applied for a permit to dredge a portion of Skagway’s harbor basin. The project is part of a plan to address contamination caused by loading ore onto ships at a dock operated by the railroad. The municipality is concerned that the project is not ready to be permitted. […]

Duration:00:01:57

Newscast – December 9, 2019

12/9/2019
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The Haines Borough Assembly will consider a resolution to interpret emergency dispatch to include police response; a Unit 1D mountain goat hunt update; an archival audio postcard from the Haines Lighting of the Fort.

Duration:00:07:59

Newscast – December 6, 2019

12/6/2019
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The M/V Tazlina adds sailings to accommodate the Alcan 200; a local custodian is honored for her hard work; construction is underway on the sauna at the Haines pool.

Duration:00:07:58

Sauna construction underway in Haines

12/6/2019
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John Carlson and Tom Faverty are fitting cedar boards into what will be the ceiling of the sauna. They’re two of the many volunteers and donors who have pushed to make a public sauna happen. Right now, it’s just an insulated frame next to the pool. “We’re working up a sweat just being in there now,” […]

Duration:00:01:49

Haines custodian receives award for outstanding work

12/6/2019
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The Haines School is a beautiful building, but things can get pretty messy with all the different classes and activities it hosts. Haines school custodian Natasha Fitzpatrick was recognized this week for her hard work to keep the facility spic and span. Fitzpatrick was rounding the corner to the girls’ bathroom on Thursday when she […]

Duration:00:02:06

Constantine seeks feedback about mine impacts

12/5/2019
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Constantine Metal Resources operates a mineral exploration project north of Haines. Their goal is to mine the mountains adjacent to the Saksaia glacier. Mining is a technical industry, but companies increasingly must respond to a social component: how local people feel about land use. Liz Cornejo is the Vice President of Community Engagement for […]

Duration:00:02:35

Newscast – December 5, 2019

12/5/2019
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Constantine hires consultant to engage with community about mining; Haines library to host meeting on Roadless Rule; Southeast man convicted for illegally harvesting nearly 4 tons of sea cucumber.

Duration:00:07:59

Lynn Canal Voice – Films, T.V. and Books About Haines

12/5/2019
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Part 1: Tom Andriesen talks about his time as a production assistant for Disney’s White Fang. Part 2: Heather Lende discusses how she got started writing about Haines and a new book on the horizon about her time on the borough assembly. Part 3: Nancy Schnabel tells us about how filming for Gold Rush Alaska […]

Duration:00:19:13

Newscast – December 3, 2019

12/3/2019
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News drive special goes behind the scenes of the KHNS local news.

Duration:00:07:59

Newscast – December 2, 2019

12/2/2019
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The Haines Sheldon Museum has a new archivist; free training for would-be seaweed farmers.

Duration:00:07:59

Archivist returns to Haines Sheldon Museum to assist with collections

12/2/2019
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An archivist will be working at the Haines Sheldon Museum this winter to inventory thousands of historical documents. Sara Delengova cranks a lever, parting a wall of gray metal shelves in the basement of the Haines Sheldon Museum. “This is known as the archives room down here,” Delengova says. The archives are stacked with boxes […]

Duration:00:03:01

ABEF welcomes a new owl to its team

11/27/2019
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The American Bald Eagle Foundation has a new addition to its team of avian ambassadors. After two months in Haines, Cirrus the Northern hawk owl is settling in and helping people better understand the behavior of an elusive species. Cirrus came to Haines at the end of September from the Bird Treatment and Learning Center […]

Duration:00:03:36

Apartment fire leaves one Haines resident injured

11/27/2019
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A fire broke out Monday evening at an apartment complex in Haines. One resident was injured while escaping the flames. Firefighters extinguished the blaze and contained most of the damage to one apartment. The Haines Volunteer Fire Department responded to a structure fire on Mathias Avenue around 9:30 p.m. on Monday. According to assistant fire […]

Duration:00:02:04

Newscast – November 26, 2019

11/26/2019
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An apartment fire in Haines injures one resident; Skagway struggles to mitigate rock slides above its largest cruise ship dock; A new public access cabin opens near a ski resort in Juneau.

Newscast – November 25, 2019

11/25/2019
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Haines Economic Development Corporation examines impact of Holland America’s departure from Haines; Anthropologist studies history of Sitka’s buildings.

Duration:00:07:59

Eldred Rock Lighthouse is one step closer to becoming a landmark that the public can visit

11/22/2019
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Anyone who sets foot on Eldred Rock right now is technically trespassing on federal property. But Executive Director Sue York and the Haines-based Eldred Rock Lighthouse Preservation Association are working to change that. “This lease is within striking distance. This is the first step in the rehabilitation of the lighthouse,” York said on the […]

Duration:00:02:34

Newscast – November 22, 2019

11/22/2019
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Haines photographer featured in statewide photography exhibit; Eldred Rock Lighthouse closer to becoming a public landmark; Weak pink salmon forecast for 2020.

Duration:00:07:59

Newscast – November 21, 2019

11/21/2019
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State Wildlife Troopers investigate the shooting of two black bears in Haines; activists circulate a petition to increase taxes on oil production; the ferry LeConte is projected to be back in service by next May.

Duration:00:07:59