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Sealaska, Kasaan sign sacred site management agreement

The Organized Village of Kasaan is now the manager of its traditional...Corporation, Sealaska Heritage Institute and Kasaan agreed to this in a memorandum of understanding...know that Sealaska is entrusting the Kasaan people their rightful title and access...
Central Council votes in new president president: Richard J. Peterson of Kasaan.The announcement on Friday afternoon...was raised and lived his entire life in Kasaan on the eastern coast of Prince of Wales...president for The Organized Village of Kasaan and on its seven-member tribal council...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, thumbs down

...brief break from 2007 through 2010. At the Tribal Assembly this past week, former fourth vice president Richard Peterson of Kasaan was voted into the presidency. Congratulations to Richard and good luck! In other election results: University of Alaska...
Grant will speed restoration of Haida longhouse

KASAAN - A grant will help speed restoration program, rebuilt it in the 1930s in Kasaan, a village on the eastern side of Prince...Tribal Council for the Organized Village of Kasaan, told CoastAlaska.The tribal government...
Tlingit and Haida to elect new president

...The presidential candidates are:? Richard Peterson of Kasaan? William Sheakley of Juneau? Harold Houston of Juneau? Jacob Cabuag, Jr...Bennett of Juneau and the tribal hostess is Julie Coburn of Kasaan. A full agenda of this week's events and registration information...
KSM Pt. 2: A river runs through it, and that's the problem

...representatives recently attempted to attend a recent transboundary mining summit in Craig, hosted by the Organized Village of Kasaan, but were turned back by weather. Eleven of Southeast Alaska's 19 federally recognized tribes attended, formed a working...
Village of Kasaan has plan for safe water

The village of Kasaan hopes to have safe drinking water from...silt that then flowed into Linkum Creek, Kasaan's only source of drinking water. The...such as after big storms. But once Kasaan can keep its water tank full, it can...
Anti-KSM groups seek federal help

...groups' visit to D.C., the Summit on Headwater Transboundary Development was held in Craig by the Organized Village of Kasaan, another signee on the letter. Representatives from Seabridge attended the mining meeting, as did Chris Zimmer, of Rivers...
Local | Outdoors
Historical photo: Old Community House

Item 89: Photograph postcard labeled "Old community house, Old Kasaan, Alaska," photograph by W. H. Case, circa 1890s.
Local | 100 Anniversary
Commercial Dungeness crab fishery hurts stocks

The village of Kasaan was successful in getting an out-of-cycle...harvest by 97 percent, which left the Kasaan residents only catching about 3 percent...opened on the West coast. The residents of Kasaan only got 3 percent of their normal customary...


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