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Update: Tlingit-Haida OKs same-sex marriages

Update: Tlingit-Haida OKs same-sex marriages

Southeast Alaska’s largest tribal organization has authorized its courts to perform same-sex marriages.
Tlingit masks on “Antiques Roadshow” draw questions from Southeast Alaska

Tlingit masks on “Antiques Roadshow” draw questions from Southeast Alaska

A recent episode of the popular PBS show “Antiques Roadshow” caught the attention of some Southeast residents when a couple of 200-year-old Tlingit masks from…

Gov. Walker’s new adviser to focus on rural economy, local governments

Gov. Walker’s new adviser to focus on rural economy, local governments

Gov. Bill Walker named his new rural affairs adviser Tuesday at the Alaska Federation of Natives winter retreat in Kotzebue. …

Juneau kids take Elizabeth Peratrovich’s words to heart

Juneau kids take Elizabeth Peratrovich’s words to heart

Juneau school kids have spent recent weeks learning about the late Alaska Native civil rights leader Elizabeth Peratrovich.…

Bill would boost Native-language immersion schools

Bill would boost Native-language immersion schools

New legislation will propose a system of encouraging and supporting Native language charter schools in Alaska.…

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Why some Alaskans are learning the Tlingit language

Why some Alaskans are learning the Tlingit language

"That’s how we’re going to make sure we can continue and nurture this language," says Nancy Keen.…

The Governor’s Awards for the Arts and Humanities is tonight

The Governor’s Awards for the Arts and Humanities is tonight

The Juneau Arts and Culture Center hosts the Governor’s Awards for the Arts and Humanities tonight.…

Hoonah cultural organization gets new director

Hoonah cultural organization gets new director

Sarah Dybdahl takes over as the Huna Heritage Foundation’s top official next month. It’s the non-profit arm of…

Early study shows surprising optimism among homeless Alaska Natives

Early study shows surprising optimism among homeless Alaska Natives

University of Washington professor Jordan Lewis is connecting the high levels of optimism to a desire to pass…

How the Alaska Native Brotherhood changed Alaska history

How the Alaska Native Brotherhood changed Alaska history

The recently published book explores an often overlooked chapter in Alaska’s story.…

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