Photo: Polarizing moment

Steve Jones, of the Center for Biological Diversity in San Francisco, demonstates outside the Dena'ina Civic and Convention Center as the Conference on Global Leadership in the Arctic: Cooperation, Innovation, Engagement...
As president comes to Anchorage, spots of Juneau rise to surface

...President Barack Obama's visit.At the Dena'ina Convention Center, Beth Kerttula...afternoon, whereupon he will be whisked to the Dena'ina Center to present the closing speech...and in a stiff wind a few blocks from the Dena'ina Center, throngs of Anchorage visitors...
44th in the 49th

...hotel in downtown Anchorage for what was billed as a roundtable with Alaska Native leaders.After that, he was driven to the Dena'ina Convention Center to deliver the closing address at the one-day GLACIER conference, which attracted representatives...
Cultural tourism comes with unique challenges

...Resurrection Bay to view orcas, humpback whales, puffins and glaciers. A video with a segment on the history of the region's Dena'ina people plays on a flatscreen television in a corner of the cabin, but few passengers stop to watch.Cultural tours and...
Anchorage Museum opens major show focused on Dena'ina Athabascan culture

On Sunday, Sept. 15, the Anchorage Museum opened "Dena'inaq' Huch'ulyeshi: The Dena'ina Way of Living," the first major exhibition ever presented about the Dena'ina Athabascan people.The exhibit includes film, life-size...
2015 AFN keynote speakers hail from Ketchikan

...accepted its invitation to deliver the 2015 AFN Convention keynote address. The convention will be held October 15-17 at the Dena'ina Convention Center in Anchorage with the theme: "Heroes In Our Homeland." The keynote address is scheduled for the morning...
Haida artists to lead AFN convention, speak on heroism in the homeland

...generations, and they are an inspiration to the entire Native community."The convention will take place Oct. 15-17 at the Dena'ina Convention Center in Anchorage, and the keynote addresses are scheduled for the first day. The theme for this year's...
Class takes a walk through Dena'ina history

...prehistoric cultural heritage sites of the Dena'ina people who thrived on the Kenai Peninsula...depressions and underground cold storage pits the Dena'ina used to freeze and keep salmon over...are easy to find, few other artifacts of Dena'ina existence are readily available...
Police and Fire dispatches for June 7, 2015

...stolen from Concrete Way. It was later recovered. Police are investigating.? At 3:02 p.m. Friday, 45-year-old Dena Springs was arrested for larceny in the 8100 block of Glacier Highway after taking $223.91 worth of merchandise without paying...
Photo: AFN 2014: Convention Song

Josie Henry, left, in black, and her children sing Christian songs in the lobby of the Dena'ina Civic and Convention Center during the Alaska Federation of Natives Annual Convention in Anchorage on Friday. The family...


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