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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Neighbors in Hyder, Alaska and Stewart, B. C. ask Canada to ease border restrictions

Residents in Hyder and Stewart are advocating for what they’re calling the Bear Bubble, which would create a shared space for residents in both communities and exempt them from the quarantine rules.

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As the school year begins, Alaska school administrators worry low enrollment could impact state funding

Students are counted during a four-week period that begins at the end of September. Generally, more students means more funding.

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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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