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ANS and the Filipino Community: 'When we come together, we are strong.'

...organizations in the world. A hundred years later, ANS is still a strong presence in Alaska, fighting...Alaska Native culture. On Aug. 29, as the ANS celebrated this centennial milestone, it...Filipino," he said.The histories of the ANS and of the Filipino Community have been...
Filipino Community and Alaska Native Sisterhood to celebrate "Partners in HIstory"

...on Saturday, Aug. 29 at 5:30 p.m. ANS will also celebrate its 100th anniversary...presenters at the celebration will include: ANS Grand President Freda Westman, who will...Filipinos in Alaska: 1788-1958;" ANS member Rhonda Butler, who will honor Kim...
My Turn: ANB, ANS grand presidents urge remembrance of Native American Heritage Month

...One of the earliest goals of the ANB/ANS was to bring an end to the dual school system...endorsed Murkowski. Currently, ANB and ANS leaders continue to advocate for be equal stakeholders." The ANB and ANS, and the many Native organizations within...
ANS wins $35K to record history of women leaders

...and photographs," said Kim Metcalfe, project manager. Metcalfe and the ANS Camp 2 Historic Preservation Committee are seeking memories, documents, photographs of ANS events, news clippings or other historical information that can be incorporated...
ANS Camp 70 fed the minds of students

...look forward to and appreciate the snacks we have delivered.ANS Glacier Valley Camp 70, along with many parents, educators...nutritious snacks to all the schools involved. They have helped ANS Glacier Valley Camp 70 fulfill one of our main goals by providing...
Huna ANS solves Mystery Team

...called it the Mystery Team. But it didn't take long for Huna ANS to solve it. After a ragged start by both teams, Huna held...from the Metlakatla Women 99-51. Angoon will play Yakutat ANS in today's 2 p.m. winners' bracket game. The Metlakatla...
ANS camp supports activist on hunger strike

...about her health,'' Trebian said. ``A life may be lost in the subsistence struggle if our leaders do not act now.'' ANS officials did not immediately return phone calls. Jacobsson wants both federal and state laws changed so Natives living in rural...
Klawock Old Totems dominate Yakutat ANS for C Bracket crown

...Basketball Tournament. On Saturday, the Old Totems ended their championship drought with an impressive 105-69 victory over Yakutat ANS. The Old Totems were led by Sid Edenshaw who scored 33 points to bring his tournament scoring average to 29.5 points. After...
Husband and wife elected ANB, ANS grand presidents

...some of the big issues, so we have our work cut out for us," she said. Janice said youth is another concern and the ANB and ANS are working to recruit and train young people and hope they will become junior members. She hopes they will be able to visit...
Photos: "Partners in History" celebration

...celebration of their historical roots in Juneau during a "Partners in History" dinner at the Filipino Hall on Saturday, Aug. 29. ANS also celebrated its 100th anniversary as part of the event.For more on this, see the Sept. 9 issue of the Capital City Weekly...


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