New Kenai Wildlife Refuge visitor center opens

...Another change is that the new identification plaques give the name of each of the exhibit's mounted animals in both English and Dena'ina."The staff that worked on it said, from day one, that that was really important, to show respect to that culture...
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...
Backup LIO building needs $2.5M for improvements

...Anchorage we could have it in our current LIO. Special sessions after that could easily be in the Dena'ina Center."The Atwood's proximity to the Dena'ina Civic and Convention Center and state-owned parking lots is a big selling point for the...
State | AK legislature
Justice Dept. opens Baltimore police probe; 1K protest

...spinal injury."Exactly how he was injured and what happened in the van is still not known.Justice Department spokeswoman Dena Iverson said investigators are "gathering information to determine whether any prosecutable civil rights violation occurred...
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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...
Anchorage Museum exhibition examines transformation of Alaska's largest city

...ethno-racially, culturally and linguistically diverse community that it is today, with more than 90 languages spoken.Emerging from Dena'ina country into a railroad camp in 1915, Anchorage has transformed from a small town of tents into Alaska's urban center...
Rally planned in support of keeping Alaska troops

...hoping for a big turnout Monday night at a rally in support of keeping Army troops in Alaska.The Rally For Our Troops at the Dena'ina Center is an attempt to persuade a four-member Army committee that it should look elsewhere for ways to eliminate 40...
Leaders rally against Army force reductions

...listening session" held by the visiting Army delegation at the Dena'ina Civic and Convention Center on Monday. Earlier in the...economic importance of the military at a luncheon, also at the Dena'ina, and toured local university, school and medical facilities...
As the Alaska Legislature makes cuts, ripples will splash across the state

...been willing to cut funding for the program?In January, Senate President Kevin Meyer, R-Anchorage, told a crowd at the Dena'ina Center that he expected revenue sharing to be cut because the fiscal gap is so large. "Everything is on the table...
State | AK legislature
A gift of land, music and food

...drifted out across the crowds during the second day of the 2014 Dena'ina Potlatch Pow-wow, held June 7-8 at Eklutna Native...right thing "putting the land back to where it belongs, to the Dena'ina people."But it was more than food, a land donation...


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