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Research shows Alaska Native, Australian indigenous groups’ isolation from flu

Research shows Alaska Native, Australian indigenous groups’ isolation from flu

H7N9 has infected 150 people and killed 45 since it emerged in Chinese domesticated poultry last year.

Begich: Pebble will harm salmon

Begich: Pebble will harm salmon

Begich is first of Alaska’s congressional delegation to take a firm stand against the mine

Alaska lawmakers file bill to create Dr. Walter Soboleff Day

Alaska lawmakers file bill to create Dr. Walter Soboleff Day

November 14th of every year would be Dr. Walter Soboleff Day. Another proposed bill would make 20 Alaska Native languages official state languages.

Grant advances Kasaan longhouse repairs

Grant advances Kasaan longhouse repairs

A nearly-half-million-dollar grant will speed restoration of Alaska’s oldest Haida longhouse. The structure was first built 130 years ago at Kasaan.

Preventing language loss: A three-step process

Preventing language loss: A three-step process

Lance Twitchell says it’s time for a dramatic shift in the way Alaskans look at endangered languages

Appeals court reinstates overfishing charges against Kookesh, two others

Appeals court reinstates overfishing charges against Kookesh, two others

The Alaska Court of Appeals has reinstated overfishing charges against former State Senator Albert Kookesh and two other men.

Ancient shoreline search boosts evidence of early human habitation

Ancient shoreline search boosts evidence of early human habitation

Scientists are finding more evidence that Southeast Alaska’s first residents arrived more than 10,000 years ago. It’s coming through a new method of locating early settlements.

Domestic violence prevention comes in many forms

Domestic violence prevention comes in many forms

“Prevention to us is shooting a moose and bringing it home and giving it to the whole community,” says Ishmael Andrew.

Ernestine Hayes releases a new book about Juneau

Ernestine Hayes releases a new book about Juneau

This Friday at Hearthside Books, Juneau writer and UAS assistant professor of English, Ernestine Hayes, will release her book “Juneau” from Arcadia Publishing.

Sealaska Heritage Institute plans art auction fundraiser for Soboleff Center

Sealaska Heritage Institute plans art auction fundraiser for Soboleff Center

Sealaska Heritage still needs to raise less than $2.5 million of the $20 million project cost. The facility will be complete in January 2015.