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Photo: Native studies

Fourth-graders Cedar Johnson, left, and Taryn Wright look at dolls dressed in traditional Tlingit blankets Wednesday at Mendenhall River Community School. A cultural celebration luncheon was held between three fourth-grade classes that studied the Native people of Alaska.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-18/photo-native-studies
Local
Students learn about tribal traditions

...leather-outfitted doll representing her assigned tribe, but also a model cedar-plank house with a removable top."It was really cool to...place to place," she said. "And how they made canoes out of cedar trees."? Contact reporter Stephanie Shor at 523-2279...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-18/students-learn-about-tribal-traditions
Local
On the Trails: Red cedars

...distinguish red cedars from yellow cedars. Only yellow cedars grow as far north as Juneau, where...patches and suffer from "yellow cedar decline" caused by frost damage...So I've seldom encountered red cedars, but I'm going to pretend to...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2012-06-15/trailsred-cedars
Outdoors
Juneau Empire Online Archive Inside: 'Snow Falling on Cedars' films in Washington 4/19/98

...April 19, 1998 'Snow Falling on Cedars' films in Washington Last modified...the movie version of ``Snow Falling on Cedars.'' ``There's a special period...and Rick Yune. ``Snow Falling on Cedars'' is scheduled for release in December...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/041998/film.html
Slack Tide: Alaskanukkah

...Christmas tree, dad, more Christmas trees, dad." Disavowing him - no, that's actually a western hemlock, that's a yellow cedar and those are Sitka Spruce - would ruin the rest of the drive, and possibly the entire afternoon - for everyone. Alaska...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-12-14/slack-tide-alaskanukkah
Neighbors
Santa's coming to town Friday, aboard a fire truck

...Bridge to meet the kids on the nice list in Douglas. The truck will travel up Cordova Street to Foster Avenue around the loop at Cedar Park and back down Cordova Street. It will then arrive in downtown Douglas and continue to 2nd Street, to Saint Ann's...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-10/santas-coming-town-friday-aboard-fire-t
Local
Group meeting to aid in Tongass transition

...acres, but less than 4 percent is old growth forest. These trees are valuable economically and culturally, as red and yellow cedars are often used for Tlingit carvings. "For the past several decades there has been significant conflict with harvesting old...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-25/group-meeting-aid-tongass-transition
State
Photo: Waiting their turn

Molly Kidd, 5, and her sister, Cedar, 3, wait for their mother, Jessy, to finish voting at the Downtown Fire Station on Tuesday.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-05/photo-waiting-their-turn
Local
Troubled Trees

...are dotted with yellow cedar snags, but living trees...are ancient. Yellow cedars coexisted with dinosaurs...trafficked areas. Yellow cedar chips have not been tested...however - the yellow cedars that are dying are primarily...dead stands of yellow cedar has some other problems...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/010707/loc_20070107013.shtml
News
Yellow cedars, climate change the topic of UAS Sitka lecture

...climate change and its impact on yellow cedar forests, as part of UAS' Natural History...Long-term vegetation changes in yellow-cedar forests impacted by climate change" will...in room 229. The decline of the yellow cedar tree has been identified as climate-related...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-04-11/yellow-cedars-climate-change-topic-u
Outdoors

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