Local News

KHNS Local News is heard every evening at 5:30pm during the KHNS Evening Report and weekday mornings at 6:49am and 7:49am during Morning Edition. The KHNS News - Week in Review is heard Saturdays at 11:00am on Lynn Canal Weekend. If you have a news tip or story idea, please eMail us at news@khns.org

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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

Kesington reports first quarter earnings; Sealaska holds community meetings in Klukwan and Haines this weekend; The Sheldon Museum unveils its new exhibits.

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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer (with Jim Devereaux from Skagway.)

Haines brew fest sells out and Kluane Chilkat Bike Relay closes registration; a preview of the Skagway assembly meeting; the harbor hosts a lunch. 

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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

Junk car collection; search for a Haines Borough Manager; the Elks club plans a liquidation sale.

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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

Redistricting board puts Haines and Skagway with Juneau; the governor signs the budget; Haines Earth Day festivities.

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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

EPA and Haines landowner come to agreement; Local Gershon Cohen plans a statewide citizen initiative against corporate "personhood."

 

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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

Local man charged with moose poaching; Haines borough assembly tackles long agenda.

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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

Skagway library expansion; End of season heliski information; SEAK fair entertainment announced.

Link to Haines Borough heliski information

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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

Big Brothers Big Sisters face funding shortfalls; Haines Borough Assembly preview; Sen. Albert Kookesh.

For more about Big Brothers Big Sisters in Alaska: http://www.bbbsak.org

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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

Wild Canadian horses must be euthanized; an abandoned harbor seal is recovering in Seward; Haines kids get ready to be business owners for a day.

See a photo and information about the rescued harbor seal at Alaska Sealife Center.

 

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 Broadcaster: Margaret Friedenauer

The Haines school board establishes an alternative learning program; Southeast seiners vote for a permit buyout; alternative hydropower ideas from the Pacific Northwest.

Correction - It was reported the Haines school board tabled a motion about hiring a grant write. The motion actually passed 4-3. The board requested a special meeting be called when more information on specific grants was available.

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FERC - Pumped Storage Projects

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