Walter Francis Baldwin

...Pipeline. Walter was a professional seal hunter and fisherman. He would hunt deer and seal in southeast Alaska to provide for elders and relatives. He told stories of how he spent summers seal hunting and living off the land in and around Kodiak and other...
Today in sports history for Sunday, Jan. 25

...putter eight feet away into the cup on the 333-yard 17th hole.2003 - Serena Williams survives an error-filled match to beat elder sister Venus 7-6 (4), 3-6, 6-4 to win the Australian Open for her fourth straight major championship.2009 - Travis...
Two accused of supplying drugs to Ketchikan

...seriousness of this offense."All three pleaded guilty to federal money laundering charges and were sentenced in December 2012. The elder Seludo received the most severe sentence of seven years and three months to serve.Prosecutors said at the time that Seludo...
Djokovic, Wawrinka,Williams in 3rd round in Australia

...beat Nicole Gibbs 7-6 (3), 7-6 (6).Venus Williams had a 6-2, 6-3 win against fellow American Lauren Davis. The elder of the Williams sisters, a seven-time major winner, hasn't been beyond the third round at a major since reaching the fourth...
State looks to expand Medicaid in July

...Council for the Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska's annual Elders and Caregivers Workshop in Juneau. A Yup'ik from Bethel, Davidson spoke to the group of elders and their caregivers about tackling the budget and Medicaid expansion...
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Capital City Weekly Calendar

...Sea Level Drive, second floor. Rainy Day Quilters, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Holy Name Catholic School, Jackson Street. Elders talking circle, 3:30-5 p.m., Klawock Senior Center. This is an opportunity to share stories, ideas and experiences...
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A day in the life of: Kinkaduneek Paul Marks

Tlingit elder and storyteller Paul Marks teaches, carves, and translates. But one of the most important aspects of being Tlingit, he says...
Elders and youth conference focuses on language

...importance are the focus of the annual First Alaskans Institute's Elders and Youth Conference that's taking place this week in English, telling conference attendees that the values of elders and ancestors only really come across in the Native language...
Huna Heritage hires new executive director

...Corporation's Board of Directors in June 2014. The council will address the loss of cultural knowledge of the Huna Tlingit elders and advise Huna Totem board members and Huna Heritage Foundation's Board of Trustees.Dybdahl will have the opportunity to...
Southeast lawmakers talk budget and different words

...of Tlingit, for example, the population is large, but the number of fluent speakers is very small."It's difficult for Elders to get into the classroom as certified teachers," Kreiss-Tomkins said.Facilitating statewide immersion programs would...
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