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Ernestine Hayes releases a new book about Juneau

Ernestine Hayes releases a new book about JuneauThis 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 CenterSealaska Heritage still needs to raise less than $2.5 million of the $20 million project cost. The facility will be complete in January 2015.

Native leader appears in court on theft charge

Native leader appears in court on theft charge

Robert Loescher is checked over by security as he arrives at the Dimond Court Building on Thursday for arraignment on a theft charge. Photo by

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Participants voice hopes and realities at domestic violence Prevention Summit

Participants voice hopes and realities at domestic violence Prevention Summit"There are a lot of people who are working to try to stop this domestic violence and sexual assault epidemic," says Greg Marxmiller, who runs Myspace in Dillingham.

Learning Tlingit culture through action figures

Learning Tlingit culture through action figuresWhile many were still shopping Friday, a workshop for kids to make Tlingit-themed action figures was overbooked at the Alaska State Museum.

How to save an endangered language

How to save an endangered language"Once people are learning it at home and using it, then you feel like you’re beginning to be out of danger for the language," says author Leanne Hinton.

Tlingit clan leader: Everything has a spirit

Tlingit clan leader: Everything has a spiritDavid Katzeek spoke Tuesday in the final installment of Sealaska Heritage Institute’s Native American History Month Lecture Series.

Feds finalize otter use guidelines

Feds finalize otter use guidelinesThe federal government has finalized new guidelines on the use of sea otters by Alaska Natives.

Tlingit code talkers receive recognition

Tlingit code talkers receive recognitionUntil recently, no one knew that Tlingits from Southeast Alaska also served as code talkers.

Juneau panel aims to deconstruct racism in Alaska and beyond

Juneau panel aims to deconstruct racism in Alaska and beyondA group of Juneau residents tackle the issue of racism through conversation and dialog.