Earlier this year, Alaska became the second state after Hawaii to recognize indigenous languages as official state languages
The Organized Village of Saxman filed a lawsuit July 25 in federal court over the Federal Subsistence Board’s 2007 decision to designate the Tlingit Native village as non-rural.
Haida carving brothers Joe and T.J. Young began carving the totem poles with axes and chainsaws last year. Friday, they were working with small hand tools.
About 100 of the late Tlingit elder’s family and friends gathered at Juneau’s Marine Park for the bill signing ceremony on Wednesday
Native people from Arctic nations joined Russia’s Chukchi and Inuit peoples for the first ever Beringia Arctic Games.
It has long been forbidden for men to weave in the Chilkat tradition, but Tlingit artist Ricky Tagaban is an exception.
A bill allowing traditional gull-egg harvests in Glacier Bay is on its way to the president’s desk.
Three Alaska museums have received more than $142,000 from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
Lt. Kris Sell hopes witnesses who haven’t yet talked to the police will come forward.
Alaska Native leader Don Wright has died. He was 84 when he passed away at home on July 5.