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Alaska Senate committee supports Native American veterans memorial

Alaska Senate committee supports Native American veterans memorialPlans are being made to build the American Indian Veterans Memorial on the National Mall in Washington, D.C.

Final Friday marks last public day for Alaska State Museum

Final Friday marks last public day for Alaska State MuseumAfter 47 years of operation, downtown Juneau facility closing to make way for SLAM

Walter Soboleff: “He fed the spirit of people from many walks of life”

Walter Soboleff:  “He fed the spirit of people from many walks of life”The House State Affairs Committee heard heartfelt testimony Thursday on legislation to establish Walter Soboleff Day in Alaska.

Supporters cheer Alaska Native languages bill

Supporters cheer Alaska Native languages billDozens of people testified in favor of HB 216, which unanimously cleared the House Community and Regional Affairs Committee.

Mallott gives keynote speech at Elizabeth Peratrovich Day event

Mallott gives keynote speech at Elizabeth Peratrovich Day eventDemocratic candidate for governor, Byron Mallott, headlined a ceremony honoring the Alaska Native civil rights hero on Sunday.

Public Affairs Hour

Public Affairs Hour

Thursday at 7 p.m., the Tlingit & Haida Central Council presents a Native Issues Forum featuring Rep. Harriet Drummond talking about helping women and children, … more

Taku River Tlingit sue to stop Tulsequah Mine

Taku River Tlingit sue to stop Tulsequah Mine


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Water treatment plant at Tulsequah. It operated for a few months to treat acid rock drainage, but Chieftain shut it down due to the

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Research shows Alaska Native, Australian indigenous groups’ isolation from flu

Research shows Alaska Native, Australian indigenous groups’ isolation from fluH7N9 has infected 150 people and killed 45 since it emerged in Chinese domesticated poultry last year.

Begich: Pebble will harm salmon

Begich: Pebble will harm salmonBegich is first of Alaska's congressional delegation to take a firm stand against the mine

Alaska lawmakers file bill to create Dr. Walter Soboleff Day

Alaska lawmakers file bill to create Dr. Walter Soboleff DayNovember 14th of every year would be Dr. Walter Soboleff Day. Another proposed bill would make 20 Alaska Native languages official state languages.