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 By Kyle Clayton    News    March 31, 2022

Ukrainian refugee flees to Haines to live with daughter 

HAINES-Of the roughly 3.8 million Ukrainian refugees who've fled their country since Russia's...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    February 24, 2022

Citizen scientist looks to Lynn Canal for potential squid fishery

Haines-Lynn Canal fishermen might have an opportunity to diversify if a Juneau-based fishing charter...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    December 16, 2021

Disney music video features Klukwan songwriter

Haines - Klukwan resident and Diné (Navajo) artist Clara Natonabah wrote and sang a Navajo song...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    October 26, 2017

Former Pilot reporters Kyle Clayton and Mary Koppes win cooking competition in Haines

It's not easy to create a five-star dish using beets, anchovies, chili powder, Cheetos and gummy...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    May 18, 2017

Borough Assembly advances budget 5-1, revises and approves sales tax exemption ballot measures for fall

The Petersburg Borough Assembly advanced 5-1 the fiscal year 2018 budget in its second reading with several failed budget amendments that would have...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    May 4, 2017

Ballot sales tax changes move forward

Voters may soon decide whether or not they want to raise the sales tax cap to $5,000 and to eliminate the exemption for the sale of goods purchased...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    May 4, 2017

Assembly gives final approval for municipal power rate for schools

The Petersburg Borough Assembly voted to approve in its final reading an ordinance that provides an eight cent power rate for the school buildings...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 20, 2017

Sales tax changes proposed for ballot

Voters may soon decide whether or not they want to raise the sales tax cap and to eliminate the exemption for the sale of goods purchased within the...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 20, 2017

Borough Assembly again approves lower power rate for school district, not hospital

The Petersburg Borough Assembly voted in its second reading to approve an ordinance that provides an 8 cent power rate for the school buildings. The b...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 6, 2017

Assembly against federal land transfer

The Petersburg Borough Assembly approved a resolution opposing H.R. 232 — an act sponsored by Alaska Congressman Don Young that would transfer up to...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    April 6, 2017

Assembly approves lower power rate for school

The Petersburg Borough Assembly discussed a request made by the Petersburg School District and Petersburg Medical Center to pay a lower power rate but...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    March 23, 2017

Assembly removes discount on moorage, and approves first cannabis application

The Petersburg Borough assembly unanimously voted to eliminate a prepayment discount on annual moorage rates in an effort to align with a rate study t...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    March 23, 2017

Resolution opposing federal land transfer to be rewritten

The Petersburg Borough Assembly tabled a resolution opposing H.R. 232—an act sponsored by Alaska Congressman Don Young that would transfer up to 2...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    March 9, 2017

Borough to update zoning code, assembly hears capital project list options for Power & Light

At this week’s Assembly meeting, Community Development director Liz Cabrera presented to the Petersburg Borough Assembly an outline for how to updat...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    March 2, 2017

Borough Assembly discusses deferal funding priorities, water fluoridation

The Petersburg Borough Assembly gathered in its newly renovated municipal building this week during its February 27 meeting. During the meeting, the...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    February 16, 2017

Tanner crab season kicks off Friday

Tanner crab estimates are down from the previous season although there is enough to go around for a...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    February 9, 2017

School, hospital request lower power rates

The Petersburg Borough Assembly discussed a request made by the Petersburg School District and...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    February 9, 2017

Assembly to discuss borough charter amendments that could change who controls tax adjustments

The Petersburg Borough Assembly discussed but took no action on possible amendments to the borough charter during its Feb. 6 meeting including...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    June 9, 2016

Assembly votes 6-1 against retail marijuana opt out option

On November 4, 2014 614 Petersburg voters, 58 percent of those who turned out, scratched their pencils on a ballot, darkening a little oval marked ... Full story

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    June 9, 2016

Assembly continues to seek public input on docks takeover

The Petersburg Borough Assembly continued to discuss the prudence of taking ownership of three dock facilities after the state offered to transfer...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    June 9, 2016

Police make several meth busts

Local, state and federal law enforcement made two arrests this week associated with the possession and distribution of methamphetamine. After the...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    June 2, 2016

Community foundation awards 15K to local organizations

The Petersburg Community Foundation awarded $15,000 worth of grants this year to six Petersburg organizations. WAVE, KFSK, The Children’s Center,...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    June 2, 2016

Juneau Student Symphony headed to town this weekend

The Juneau Student Symphony and the Juneau String Ensemble are traveling to Petersburg and will put...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    June 2, 2016

PMC board approves budget, plans discussion with architect

The Petersburg Medical Center board passed its annual capital and operating budget last Thursday, May 26. The $406,207 capital project list includes...

 
 By Kyle Clayton    News    June 2, 2016

Petersburg's Class of 2016 graduates

The Class of 2016 graduated Tuesday night in the Petersburg High School gymnasium. Thirty-three...

 

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