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Coghill proposes change to Alaska Native languages bill

Coghill proposes change to Alaska Native languages billSen. John Coghill, R-North Pole, wants to create a new section in state statute for ceremonial languages

Alaska House sends Native languages bill to Senate

Alaska House sends Native languages bill to SenateThe Senate State Affairs Committee is scheduled to hear House Bill 216 on Thursday

Tlingit-Haida central council elects new president

Tlingit-Haida central council elects new presidentRichard Peterson of Kasaan is the new president of the Tlingit-Haida central council

Big change in tribal leadership coming

Big change in tribal leadership comingFour people are running for president of Southeast’s largest tribal organization.

Alaska Native languages bill clears final House committee

Alaska Native languages bill clears final House committeeA bill symbolically making 20 Alaska Native languages official state languages is heading to the House floor for a vote.

Landmark subsistence decision stands

Landmark subsistence decision standsThe Katie John lawsuit over subsistence fishing rights is finally over.

House passes Soboleff Day as Native languages bill draws critics

House passes Soboleff Day as Native languages bill draws criticsTwo bills dealing with Alaska Native issues got different receptions from members of the Legislature on Thursday.

Group seeks to prevent suicide through paddle-making

Group seeks to prevent suicide through paddle-making Last weekend, the One People Canoe Society held a two-day paddle-making workshop in Wrangell.

Southeast tribes meet about mining concerns

Southeast tribes meet about mining concernsSoutheast Alaska tribal leaders are meeting to discuss Canadian mines that could impact regional fisheries.

What Alaska Natives need to know about the Affordable Care Act

What Alaska Natives need to know about the Affordable Care Act"The exemption form does not eliminate your ability to get insurance."