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Angoon council works to revive government

After months without city meetings, the Angoon City Council has named a new mayor and is trying to nurse the town's ailing local government back to health. Sound off on the important issues...

...story, "Angoon mayor resigns," in the Juneau Empire did not include the complete quote by Lillian Woodbury, an Angoon city council member. Woodbury's quote should have read, "I think Mayor Jack felt he gave all he could in his mayorship...
Peter Jack Sr., 1927-2007: Angoon Native leader dies at 79

...was always working to make Angoon a better place." Jack, who worked for more than 30 years as a member of the Angoon City Council and a board member of Kootznoowoo, the local Native corporation, died Wednesday in Sitka. He was 79. Jack also...
Angoon calls for new election

Weeks behind schedule, the Angoon City Council met Tuesday to certify results from the Oct. 2 city election. Instead it nullified the election and called for a new one. Sound...
Write-ins sweep Angoon City Council election

...three open council seats in the Admiralty Island community. The election was the town's second this fall. The Angoon City Council threw out the Oct. 2 election results earlier this month after accusations of electioneering. "People are ready...
Angoon asks state to help decide city election results

Three Angoon City Council candidates have asked the state...their own election laws." The Angoon City Council has failed to arrange the four-member...candidates. Dan Johnson Jr. ran for Angoon City Council Seat B and Pauline Jim ran for Seat...
Angoon mayor resigns

...effective Sept. 17. "Mayor Jack had nothing left to offer, there was no other alternative," Lillian Woodbury, Angoon city council member, said. She said Jack personally delivered a resignation letter to her Thursday and that it offered no explanation...
Business Digest partnership with Kootznoowoo Inc., Angoon's Native village corporation; Angoon Tribal Council; and the Angoon City Council. The project will provide technical assistance and e-commerce education to local entrepreneurs. It will furnish...
Angoon airport will bear Soboleff's name a few years and will be named after Soboleff at a meeting later, Kookesh said. Mayor Albert Howard and the Angoon City Council have said informally that they'll name the airport after Soboleff, though they haven't done it yet, he said...
Juneau Empire Online Local News: Towns work hard to keep the 'garbage bears' at bay 7/16/97

...If the larger towns started, then smaller communities might see it and choose to join.'' Meanwhile Angoon city council is pursuing a grant to redo the landfill, said Mayor Pauline Jim. Hoonah tried that last year, restructuring...


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