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Yakutat’s tern festival in sound and pictures

Yakutat’s tern festival in sound and pictures

Birders, biologists, carvers and kids gathered in Yakutat May 30th to June 2nd for the community’s annual tern festival.

Athabascan Elder Katie John was ‘a role model for Alaska Natives’

Athabascan Elder Katie John was ‘a role model for Alaska Natives’

Athabascan elder Katie John of Mentasta Lake passed away on Friday at the age of 97.

Planning Commission OKs Soboleff Center permit

Planning Commission OKs Soboleff Center permit

The Juneau Planning Commission has approved a Conditional Use Permit for the downtown Walter Soboleff Heritage Center.

Telling Tales 5/21/13

Telling Tales 5/21/13

Tonight, author Christie Loney recall her year as a caretaker for the Shrine of Shrine of St. Therese.… more

Fishermen found guilty, although court agrees subsistence salmon fishing is religious

Fishermen found guilty, although court agrees subsistence salmon fishing is religious

In recent weeks, the fishermen had been waiting to hear a decision on whether they have the religious right to subsistence fish, even during state closures.

Juneau Forest Lab at Auke Lake dedicated

Juneau Forest Lab at Auke Lake dedicated

House posts carved by Wayne Price were raised as part of dedication

Huna Totem starts cultural tourism consulting business

Huna Totem starts cultural tourism consulting business

A Southeast village Native corporation wants to export its cultural tourism expertise. It’s opened a consulting business to build on more than a dozen years in the business.

Sequestration to hit regional tribal programs

Sequestration to hit regional tribal programs

The Tlingit and Haida Central Council expects some financial challenges in the coming years.

‘Day of loss’ as Bill Brady center closes its doors

‘Day of loss’ as Bill Brady center closes its doors

Tuesday was the last day of operation for the Bill Brady Healing Center. The inpatient drug-and-alcohol rehab program has existed in its current form since 1996.

Native health group testing online sex-ed course for students

Native health group testing online sex-ed course for students

The nation’s first Internet-based sexual health curriculum aimed at American Indians and Alaska Natives is in the final stages of development in Anchorage.