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...Good" is about the lessons Lende has learned from investigating people's lives as an obituary writer for the Chilkat Valley News in Haines. Details:
Empire Editorial: Legislature's logjam puts control in hands of cities, boroughs the state's largest state forest, the 283,000-acre Haines State Forest.As Tom Morphet, editor of the Chilkat Valley News, wrote in an editorial last month, it seems as if the state is considering the Haines forest to be a liability...
Haines author Heather Lende launches book tour

...The Good" is about the lessons she's learned from investigating people's lives as an obituary writer for the Chilkat Valley News in Haines. Lende's previous work, "If You Lived Here, I'd Know Your Name" and "Take Good Care Of The Garden...
Southeast news agencies claim awards from Alaska Press Club

...six, the Capital City Weekly received six and the Chilkat Valley News won six. The Petersburg Pilot, Ketchikan Daily...journalists in Alaska.Among the honors:? The Chilkat Valley News, newspaper of Haines, was named the best weekly newspaper...
Haines affair

...a path to the fair."It is really kind of a celebration of the culture of the region," said band member and Chilkat Valley News editor Tom Morphet, a 30-year resident. "The rest of it we kind of fake and make up as we go. It is the whole...
Juneau inmate to be extradited to answer to murder charge in Utah

...court Tuesday that there was nothing amiss with the extradition process that they were planning on challenging.The Chilkat Valley News in Haines reported that Ellenwood and his girlfriend moved from Idaho to Haines during the summer of 2012. The paper...
Pair of unusual dog injuries raises more questions than answers

On March 5 in Haines, as reported by the Chilkat Valley News, a dog on a daytime walk with its owner was attacked and eaten by a wolf that appeared to be starving.In the last month in Juneau...
Off the Beaten Path: Living in wolf country

...month there's been reports of two wolf attacks on dogs in northern Southeast Alaska. One dog, as reported in the Chilkat Valley News, north of Haines was killed and eaten. The dog's owner, Hannah Bochart, when interviewed, despite having what...
State withdraws helicopter regulations near Haines

...This is a slap in the face from the Murkowski administration," Haines Borough Assemblyman Norm Smith told the Chilkat Valley News. Heliski operators will not need permits to conduct business on state land next spring. The decision by DNR commissioner...
Groups object to opening Haines mountain to motorized access complete the trail. "It would be a shame to keep Mount Ripinsky as a hiking-only area," Mulford told the Chilkat Valley News. "Especially since I'm using my own money to build it, and it wouldn't even interfere with the hiking trails...


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