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My Turn: Seward's statue, scars and all

...payment of blankets, and left everyone celebratory because many of them had relatives in Sitka. Then Seward invited clan leaders to dine with him that evening on board his touring ship, the Active. We can imagine how magnificent it must have been...
Appeal erodes trust in 'Unity Ticket'

...under Gov. Sean Parnell, both Republicans. When Walker, an independent, joined Mallott, a Democrat, Tlingit and clan leader, many hoped that their electoral win would settle the legal battle.Mallott has been a longtime backer of giving tribes...
Ronald John Jr.

...He was born and raised in Angoon, Alaska on December 27, 1936 to Ronald (Sr.) and Elsie John. Ronald was the clan leader from the Raven House of Angoon. He had two Tlingit names: Yaathl' Na Woo and T'sa Xoo. He was a member of Tlingit...
My Turn: Since time immemorial

...When Russia sold Alaska to the United States, our clan leaders united and proclaimed that any sale must go through...Congress to fight the taking of our lands. Teeyhittaan Clan Leader William L. Paul, Sr., brought his clan's claim...
Saanya Kwaan takes center role in Celebration 2014 for various people in town ... and with the tourists we do that all summer."Shields also serves as mayor and clan leader in Saxman, a busy tourist destination that draws more than 100,000 visitors a year, according to the Ketchikan Daily...
Local | Art
Tlingit clans bring back traditional memorial ceremonies to Wrangell

...and validated as Shaade hani (clan leaders) of their respective clans. Richard...Tashee, which was held by former clan leader Herb Bradley. Michael received...that was recently held by former clan leaders Nick Cash and William Paul, Sr...
When auction house looks to Tlingit art, the sacred goes on sale

...Rinehart said. "They keep them safe, housed on display for people to see, and check them out for us whenever a clan leader wants to take them out and use them for ceremonial purposes."This particular hat has evaded organized efforts to...
State | Local
Southeast's top youth wrestlers begin battle

...Tournament begins today at 3 p.m. in the Floyd Dryden Middle School gymnasium. A special opening address by Shangukeidi Clan Leader David Katzeek will begin the tournament and wrestling action continues through 8 p.m. Middle School teams from Craig...
My Turn: Protect your future - vote

...leadership. Many leaders of the Brotherhood and Sisterhood were Aanyatx'I - Noble People, Naa Shaade Nakhx'i Yan - Clan Leaders, and Naa Tlaa - Clan Mothers. Frank Johnson - Taakw K'wat'i, Cyrus Peck, Sr., Mark Jacobs, Sr., Jennie...
Sunni protesters dig in as tensions flare in Iraq

...Abu Risha's comments as being "outside the framework of the law and the constitution." He said the influential clan leader does not represent all the protesters and is seeking personal gain from the demonstrations.But regional experts at...


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