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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...
Kasaan's West named VPSO of the year

...serve as fire chief or, when needed, help raise a totem pole. Kasaan's Zachary West was recognized on Monday as Southeast Alaska's...the program for two and a half years, he said, and he chose Kasaan because he has family on Prince of Wales. He's from Coeur...
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...
Mining reps discuss business in Ketchikan

...attend a mining symposium in Klawock. That two-day event, the fifth of its kind, is put on by the Organized Village of Kasaan.Two possible mines have attracted attention on both Prince of Wales and Ketchikan for the past few years.Both projects have...
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...
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...
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
Celebrating clean water

...said Richard Peterson, who is from Kasaan, which he pointed out is "famous for...and seen pictures of large spawns around Kasaan."Because of overzealous resource extraction...hope for some in Haines, Klukwan and Kasaan by the beginning of the summer.The next...
Cabinet-level rural advisor planned

...people of this land, that is something I am always there to be engaged in," he said.CCTHITA President Richard Peterson of Kasaan said while introducing Mallott that it's great to have "one of our own voted into office." Peterson was also a member of...
State | AK legislature
Q&A with THCC President Richard Peterson

...kind of the same philosophy I had for Kasaan: multiiply. We need economic sustainability...serve... I think the successes I had in Kasaan were really based on building relationships...Well, it really does. You know in Kasaan it did and they enjoy a lot of success...


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