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Parnell signs bill honoring Native languages

Parnell signs bill honoring Native languages

Gov. Sean Parnell has signed a bill into law that symbolically recognizes 20 Alaska Native languages as official state languages.

Alcohol advertising near AFN prompts complaints

Fostering healthy communities has been a regular theme of the Alaska Federation of Natives annual convention.…

AFN president publicly criticizes Parnell for appealing subsistence rights case

AFN president publicly criticizes Parnell for appealing subsistence rights case

Kitka asked convention delegates if it mattered to them that a candidate for public office has actively attacked subsistence rights.…

AFN president: Scheduling error canceled Sullivan-Mallott forum, not Sullivan

AFN president: Scheduling error canceled Sullivan-Mallott forum, not Sullivan

The president of the Alaska Federation of Natives says Republican lieutenant governor candidate Dan Sullivan is not skipping out on a convention election forum as…

AFN drafts resolutions supporting Begich and Walker, opposing marijuana legalization

AFN drafts resolutions supporting Begich and Walker, opposing marijuana legalization

Alaska’s largest Native organization will vote on candidate endorsements Saturday morning. …

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Native languages a core issue at Elders and Youth Conference

Native languages a core issue at Elders and Youth Conference

When it came time for the keynote speeches, 17-year-old Devlin Anderstrom from Yakutat gave one to remember.…

Archives at the Walter Soboleff building to be named after Native rights attorney, lawmaker

Archives at the Walter Soboleff building to be named after Native rights attorney, lawmaker

The archives facility at the Walter Soboleff building will be named after William L. Paul Sr.…

Amid modern building construction, Tlingit carver keeps traditional method alive

Amid modern building construction, Tlingit carver keeps traditional method alive

Wayne Price has been texturing hundreds of board feet of red cedar using just one tool – an…

Gajaa Hit totem raising draws close to 500 spectators

Gajaa Hit totem raising draws close to 500 spectators

Close to 500 community members gathered Monday to celebrate the raising of new Eagle and Raven totem poles…

Bethel residents react to Alaska voting rights ruling

Bethel residents react to Alaska voting rights ruling

A judge ruled that the State of Alaska violated the Voting Rights Act by failing to provide translations…

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