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Alcohol advertising near AFN prompts complaints

Alcohol advertising near AFN prompts complaintsFostering healthy communities has been a regular theme of the Alaska Federation of Natives annual convention.

AFN president publicly criticizes Parnell for appealing subsistence rights case

AFN president publicly criticizes Parnell for appealing subsistence rights caseKitka asked convention delegates if it mattered to them that a candidate for public office has actively attacked subsistence rights.

AFN president: Scheduling error canceled Sullivan-Mallott forum, not Sullivan

AFN president: Scheduling error canceled Sullivan-Mallott forum, not SullivanThe president of the Alaska Federation of Natives says Republican lieutenant governor candidate Dan Sullivan is not skipping out on a convention election forum as a press release from the Alaska Democratic Party claims.

AFN drafts resolutions supporting Begich and Walker, opposing marijuana legalization

AFN drafts resolutions supporting Begich and Walker, opposing marijuana legalizationAlaska’s largest Native organization will vote on candidate endorsements Saturday morning.

Juneau School Board picks Phyllis Carlson as new president

Juneau School Board picks Phyllis Carlson as new presidentAndi Story will be vice president and Lisa Worl will be clerk.

JDHS senior accused of hazing speaks out

JDHS senior accused of hazing speaks outAdam Empson unsuccessfully appealed his disciplinary suspension and maintains he was not involved in a May paddling incident.

The end of the Juneau School District budget committee?

The end of the Juneau School District budget committee?The school board started work Tuesday on a plan for putting together the district's next budget.

Weigh in on seven initiatives guiding Juneau’s economic future

Weigh in on seven initiatives guiding Juneau’s economic future"If people have a particular passion for affordable housing or for workforce training or providing childcare, these are all things that people will have an opportunity to talk about," Sarah Bronstein says.

After hazing, Juneau school district tries to move forward

After hazing, Juneau school district tries to move forwardThe district is sending two staff members to Arizona for intensive training on restorative justice

Native languages a core issue at Elders and Youth Conference

Native languages a core issue at Elders and Youth ConferenceWhen it came time for the keynote speeches, 17-year-old Devlin Anderstrom from Yakutat gave one to remember.