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Letter: A cemetery is not a public park a graveyard is disrespectful to those interred there. How can this not be seen as desecrating a Native American burial site? I'm sure there must be many Tlingit elders buried in Evergreen Cemetery. Do the living Tlingit and Haida elders...
Map betrays burial site

...shaman is buried, and pictographs and some of the sacred sites there,'' Jackson said. Though Natives know of the burial site, they would never put a map of it adrift in a bottle, he said. They keep the site secret to protect it. ``It's...
Navajo family fighting to stay on monument land

...discovering the Wupatki "blowhole," a geologic feature that forces cold air from the ground and sucks in warm air. His burial site is a two-room stone house visible from the road that loops around the monument.Along the rugged road that leads...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Map betrays burial site Document found in bottle contains By...protected by secrecy. Map betrays burial site 083099 Local 1 2 The Juneau Empire...secrecy. Home>Archives> Map betrays burial site 29° AP Video and News Classifieds
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Island on Tuesday found a Native burial site. The fragments of two skulls and...Island on Tuesday found a Native burial site. Human remains found on Prince...Island on Tuesday found a Native burial site. Home>Archives> Human remains...
Human remains found on Prince of Wales Island

...A U.S. Forest Service worker surveying land for a timber sale on Prince of Wales Island on Tuesday found a Native burial site. The fragments of two skulls and a jaw bone were lying on the ground in a remote area, said Forest Service archaeologist...
Where is Seabiscuit buried?

...County, Calif. The Blood-Horse burial site listing reads: " a motor home park. With the burial site of Seabiscuit lost to time and...rekindled the legend and the precise burial site became an issue. The Church of...
Man sent to prison for artifact

...Fitzgerald ordered the sentence Monday for Ian Lynch, 25, who admitted taking a child's skull from an eroded Native burial site near Prince of Wales Island. Lynch said he didn't intend to anger the Native community when he found and took the...
Stevens laid to rest at Arlington Cemetery

...the Potomac River. A caisson led by six horses and followed by an eight-man honor guard escorted the body to the burial site, where a firing party fired three rifle volleys and four F-22 Raptors did a flyover as a bugler played "Taps...
Remains of WWII-era victims to be moved

...complicated.'' The vault is one of two World War II-era concrete bunkers at the Sitka Airport that served as a burial site for patients who died at the Mount Edgecumbe Indian Health Service Hospital in the 1940s and 1950s. That was at a time...


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