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Why Sealaska Heritage is important to Northwest Coast art

Why Sealaska Heritage is important to Northwest Coast artThe Juried Art Show and Competition is raising the bar for Native artists in Southeast Alaska.

Large crowd greets Celebration paddlers

Large crowd greets Celebration paddlersPaddlers from Yakutat to Metlakatla and places in between landed their canoes on a Juneau beach Wednesday afternoon.

2,000 dancers make a Grand Entrance to Celebration

2,000 dancers make a Grand Entrance to CelebrationMore than 2,000 Southeast Alaska Natives danced their way to Juneau’s Centennial Hall Wednesday evening for Celebration 2014.

Tlingit carver Wayne Price takes top honor at Celebration art show

Tlingit carver Wayne Price takes top honor at Celebration art showTlingit carver and artist Wayne Price of Haines took Best of Show in Sealaska Heritage Institute’s seventh Juried Art Show and Competition.

Tlingit and Haida Dancers spend weeks practicing for Celebration

Tlingit and Haida Dancers spend weeks practicing for CelebrationThe Tlingit and Haida Dancers of Anchorage are getting ready to go to celebration.

Land trust for Alaska tribes is a popular concept

Land trust for Alaska tribes is a popular conceptBIA Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs Kevin Washburn said the concept of taking land into trust for Alaska tribes is a popular one.

All Nations Children’s Dance Group fosters cultural identity

All Nations Children’s Dance Group fosters cultural identityThe All Nations Children’s Dance Group of Juneau will dance in the Grand Entrance to Celebration tonight.

Justice Department to work with tribes to enhance voting access

Justice Department to work with tribes to enhance voting access

The National Congress of American Indians is holding their mid-year conference in Anchorage this week. TitledClaiming our Rights and Strengthening our Governance, the … more

Centennial Hall roof work to stop during Celebration

Centennial Hall roof work to stop during CelebrationNorth Pacific Erectors began mobilizing for the $1.4 million project about three weeks ago

Native artists get ready for Celebration 2014

Native artists get ready for Celebration 2014Native artists from all over the country are preparing for Celebration 2014 and showcasing their work on Twitter.