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Jewell: No decision imminent on road through wildlife refuge

...if the decision was not reconsidered.Jewell she said she awaits a report on the land swap by Interior Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs Kevin Washburn. She said she will take what she learned from her trip but also information provided by...
King Cove village's delegation meets with Salazar on refuge road

...Cove met with Salazar in his Washington office, along with Fish and Wildlife Service director Dan Ashe, Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs Kevin Washburn and Deputy Interior Secretary David Hayes. The delegation was promised a half hour with...
Alaska Digest

...last week on a tour through Alaska to meet with Indian tribal governments. James Cason, also an acting assistant secretary for Indian Affairs, met with the Tlingit-Haida Central Council on Wednesday to discuss matters such as federal funding...
Kake Foods gets showcase status at tribal summit

...The purpose of the summit, according to the invitation released by Neal McCaleb, Interior Department assistant secretary for Indian Affairs, is to "produce employment opportunities in Indian Country ... and develop processes for sustainable...
Willie and Elizabeth Hensley to lecture to be webstreamed live

...worked as a legislative aide to state Rep. Reggie Joule and is currently senior policy advisor to the assistant secretary for Indian affairs at the federal Department of the Interior. This event is the first in a series of public lectures and...
Murkowski pushes for Izembek road

...villagers want a land route to an all-weather airport and flights for emergency medical care.Interior Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs Kevin Washburn is expected in King Cove the last week of May, said Murkowski spokesman Robert Dillon...
Echo Hawk will look at shareholder issues

...they've found a sympathetic ear with new leadership at the U.S. Department of the Interior. The new assistant secretary for Indian Affairs, Larry Echo Hawk, visited Fairbanks on Monday to hear testimony during a government-to-government...
Local Native leader may get Bush post

...Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska, said he believes he is one of about half a dozen potential appointees as assistant secretary for Indian affairs in the Department of the Interior. He said his name was placed under consideration by Paul Homan, a...
Indian Affairs head to quit next month

WASHINGTON - Carl J. Artman is leaving his post as assistant secretary for Indian Affairs next month, the Interior Department says. Artman, a member of the Oneida tribe of Wisconsin, was confirmed to the post by the...
Juneau Empire Online Local News: Chinooks are denied recognition 8/13/97

...Washington state whose words were once the language of trade for the entire region. Ada E. Deer, assistant secretary for Indian affairs, on Monday signed a preliminary decision not to recognize the tribe because it failed to meet three criteria...


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