She-Ra is a sailboat and a malamute. They stopped in Haines on their way around the world

With distinct black and white markings, She-Ra is from a line of malamute sled dogs in Juneau.

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Haines Health Center offering COVID-19 vaccine to all adult patients

Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium is now offering COVID-19 vaccines to anyone over the age of 18 in Haines who wants one. Vaccinations for the expanded pool of patients will begin this week.

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There was no COVID-19 outbreak in Haines after disaster, despite evacuations and less social distancing

Only three Haines residents have tested positive for the coronavirus since the Dec. 2 disaster, according to state data. But according to the Haines Emergency Operations Center, those people have Haines addresses. None are actually in town.

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Ask a Climatologist: Historic Southeast Alaska rains linked to a changing climate

A veritable fire hose of moisture hit Southeast Alaska last week. It was a historic weather event, the likes of which we might see more often as Earth’s climate continues to warm.

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Mudslides, washouts close many roads in Haines

The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch that will remain in effect until late Wednesday evening. 

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COVID-19 almost sank the Haines bookstore. A local author’s national fans saved sales.

After Heather Lende posted that readers could get signed and personalized books from the Haines bookstore, hundreds of readers from out-of-state placed orders.

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‘These are the doors, they look like tacos’: More bears killed amid spate of damage in Haines

Last year Haines police got 185 bear-related calls, which was more than double the 2018 number. This year there have already been more than 200.

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