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Georgia Finau selected to serve on National Tribal/BIA Welfare Assistance Advisory Workgroup

...selected to serve on the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA), Office of Indian Services, Division of Human Services Tribal/BIA Welfare Assistance Advisory Workgroup. Sound off on the important issues at BIA Welfare Assistance funds may be reduced by approximately...
BIA may move regional office out of Juneau

...cost-effective, he said. Cesar described the BIA as being a "mini government," which best delivered from," he said of the BIA positions in Juneau. "A preliminary cheaper for them." Plus, the Juneau BIA office is the only U.S. Department of...
BIA move from Juneau in limbo

...Sound off on the important issues at The BIA held a meeting Thursday to speak with local...pleased that there is no decision to move the BIA regional office from Juneau at this time...that's very important to Juneau." The BIA is looking at how to provide more efficient...
Report slams BIA Alaska roads program

...receive money on a case by case basis. The BIA is part of the Interior Department. The...infrastructure. Niles Cesar, who has directed the BIA's Alaska regional office since 1990...and monitoring system. At issue is the BIA Alaska's "Indian Reservation Roads Program...
Virden named BIA's Alaska director

...JUNEAU - Eugene R. Virden has been named regional director of the Bureau of Indian Affairs Alaska Regional Office in Juneau. BIA Director Michael S. Black made the announcement Tuesday. Virden has been the acting regional director since December 2009...
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Juneau Empire Online Local: BIA facing an era of downsizing 9/9/97

...Home Tuesday, September 9, 1997 BIA facing an era of downsizing Tribes...Alaska's tribal governments are paid by the BIA to administer some or all of their tribes...Niles Cesar, Alaska area director of the BIA. Of the agency's close to $2 billion...
My Turn: Should Alaska's education go Hawaiian?

...local school. One girl who sued was not Native enough for the BIA school to admit her but was too Native for the local Juneau public school. She won her case in court.Dismantling of the BIA school system and the transfer of DOD schools to local school...
Richard Edward See

...Richard held a variety of business and finance positions with the Fairbanks Native Association, Bristol Bay Native Association, BIA and Regional national banks. Alaska fishermen who financed their operations through Richard were quick to speak of his wonderful...
Historic Keku Cannery to be stabilized

...transportation funding to stabilize the building, which is located on BIA trust land. Once it's stabilized, the tribe intends to move...Service, the Alaska State Historic Preservation Office, the BIA and Sally Smith in Sen. Mark Begich's Juneau office to come...
There're more important things to do than fuel federal party divide

...mindless sheep following any shepherd that feeds their hate. The private sector already provides the tax base for all government, BIA, Medicaid, and Medicare health insurance coverage, and pays for those who use the health care system but cannot pay because...


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