The first discovery of destructive European green crabs at Annette Island is spurring action to prevent damage to Southeast Alaska’s natural marine ecosystem.
In Metlakatla, the bus will run to the ferry terminal, which 14 miles outside of town — a first for the community.
Metlakatla Mayor Albert Smith says he’s concerned about what this means for the community’s traditional food sources.
The bill passed the state House and Senate last month.
The school district has launched an investigation into what it described as “racial insensitivity” during a game against Alaska’s only Native reservation.
Some Ketchikan High School students dressed up as cowboys during a basketball game against its rivals from Alaska’s only Native reservation.
In-person learning in Craig is scheduled to resume Jan. 17, but the superintendent says that could change.
The Metlakatla Indian Community tribal government argues that a 1891 law gives its modern-day members unfettered rights to commercially fish around Ketchikan and Prince of Wales Island.
Tyler Henderson is listed in critical condition at Alaska Native Medical Center in Anchorage.
Metlakatla Indian Community is the only federal reserve in Alaska and is not a part of the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act.