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Bill seeking new Native corporations in Congress

...Wrangell, Ketchikan and Tenakee were excluded from the 1971 Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act. The law compensated Alaskan Natives for the loss of historically used lands, leading to establishment of regional and village Native corporations, and...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-21/bill-seeking-new-native-corporations-co
State
Stolen totem pole comes home

...concerned. There was, John had learned, bodies of Alaskan natives (sic) entombed in the totem pole and Lionel Barrymore...pole as being a "burial pole" or having "bodies of Alaskan natives entombed (sic)," though Langdon said there is...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-05/stolen-totem-pole-comes-home
Local
Off the Beaten Path: Hope for wild salmon

...probable with some of the projects - the proposed KSM mine on a tributary of the Unuk River is one example - that Alaskan Natives, biologists, fishermen and people who care about the future of BC and Southeast Alaska are more than worried.On...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-05-23/hope-wild-salmon
Outdoors
Alaska House names 20 Native languages "official" for state

...representative said.In the waning days of the 2014 Legislature, lawmakers in Juneau are fast-tracking efforts to recognize Alaskan Natives.On Saturday, the Senate passed another bill from Kreiss-Tomkins that sets aside Nov. 14 each year as Dr. Walter...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-04-17/alaska-house-names-20-native-languages-
State | AK legislature
All gave some, some gave all

...ceremony, Munoz joined some veterans who each took a flag and planted it before the memorial in honor of Southeast Alaskan Natives veterans killed in action.As one of the final events of the ceremony, Juneau's own Lyle James sang a song for...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-27/all-gave-some-some-gave-all
State | Local | Derby
Fortuna H Odell

...hard rock gold mining in Juneau. She knew and supported Elizabeth Peratrovich, who worked to end discrimation of Alaskan Natives; and throughout her life, she remained interested in the governing and growth of her beloved Alaska.She was preceded...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000167026656
My smoke still rises

...unresolved. Thanks to Katie John to have had the courage to dispute the rules regulating subsistence fishing rights for Alaskan Natives. As indigenous people, to survive, we had to subsist off the land for thousands of years. Fish and game has become...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082701/let_letter3.shtml
Opinion
Oppose Gravina bridge

...created equal." We are not as Alaskan Natives treated equal. We indigenous...Should we go through life as Alaskan Natives and continue to be subservient...bridge to Pennock Island. We as Alaskan Natives have to stop all this inter-tribal...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/121704/opi_20041217016.shtml
Opinion
Subsistence lifestyle or unfair advantage?

...report of Desa Jacobsson's civil disobedience and her reasoning for what she did. I agree with August when he says Alaskan Natives are losing their heritage and traditions. But I don't agree with the idea that the cause of these problems is the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011900/Ope_crultr.html
Opinion
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...report of Desa Jacobsson's civil disobedience and her reasoning for what she did. I agree with August when he says Alaskan Natives are losing their heritage and traditions. But I don't agree with the idea that the cause of these problems is the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011900/Ope_crultr.shtml

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