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Haines Borough manager resigns; Tenakee school closes; divers lose medical treatment in Juneau.

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Hikers rescued off Mount Ripinsky; the slate of candidates is set for Skagway elections; a federal forest chief visits Southeast; herbicide use continues to raise concerns in communities.

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A popular medevac insurance company says it’s close to resuming business in Alaska; A proposed marine shipping buyout of Northland Services by Lynden Inc. is one step closer to approval; Local mines release second quarter earnings; a preview of the Haines Borough Assembly meeting.

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Pullen Creek sees strong king salmon return; Communities continue to voice concern over the state's use of herbicides; Metlakatla canoe voyage.

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An Alaska hotel chain eyes a Haines location; Sen. Lisa Murkowski talks about smaller, alternative hydro projects for Southeast; the groundbreaking for the Sealaska Heritage Institutes Walter Soboleff Center.

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Coast Guard has busy weekend in Southeast waters; Haines Friends of Recycling takes in tons of scrap metal; Integrated research aims to paint big picture in Gulf.

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Gov. Parnell cancels Haines trip; an assault reported aboard a cruise ship; mega yachts stop in Haines; Haines Highway meetings scheduled for Monday; a history of Skagway hits the bookshelves.

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SEARHC changes how it provides medivac services; the governor is coming to Haines; subsistence fishing for kings opens Wednesday  night on the Chilkat, finally.

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Skagway Ore Terminal expansion gets the go-ahead; Skagway Search and Rescue Team rescuse man off Chilkoot Trail; Klukwan workshop this weekend.

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A wrongful death case against the Haines Borough nears trial; candidates are set for the Haines ballot; sounds from the Southeast Alaska State Fair.

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