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Yax te totem begins life anew

...after school when she was a child. They'd go work on the garden before going to work at the canneries. Kaayistaan Marie Olson, whose mother and grandmother lived at the Auke Rec village site, was in attendance, too.Miller has memories of...
A snapshot of Juneau, circa 1994 of the city's time capsule committee members, Marie Olson, joked at the time, "Let's hang it in the town had stuff they thought should go in there."Marie Olson, an Alaska Native Elder and the only Native on the city's...
Brown Bag presentation on "A Dangerous Idea" to be held at KTOO

...noon Wednesday at KTOO's @360 Studio, 360 Egan Drive. Metcalfe will be joined by Kathy Ruddy, Ishmael Hope and Marie Olson in a discussion about the book, which focuses on a decades-long civil rights battle that changed the course of Alaska...
Mallott, French hold rally on Capitol steps

...rally, including former Juneau mayor Bruce Botelho, Sen. Dennis Egan, Assembly member Loren Jones and Tlingit Elder Marie Olson.After brief introductory remarks by French, Mallott spoke about his hopes and goals for Alaska under his leadership...
'That's history': UAS sets record for Native graduates

...of three graduates who received UAS' first degrees in Alaska Native languages and studies this year.Tlingit elder Marie Olson said she could hardly believe what she was seeing as she looked out over the 18 Native graduates and their friends and...
Celebrate civil rights on Elizabeth Peratrovich Day today

...out?"The importance of the vocal advocacy for equal rights of activists like Peratrovich can't be understated.Marie Olson said in a December interview that the Peratroviches "believed in human rights, and they believed in equality, and...
The Elizabeth Peratrovich Project: The tools to talk about civil rights

...Women Voters' Juneau chapter, including carolyn and George Brown, Cheryl Jebe and Marjorie Menzi; with Tlingit elder Marie Olson providing guidance, educator Brenda Campen creating the viewers' guide, and Annie Calkins as the project evaluator...
No mushrooms on the traditional menu

...Rainforest - but it turns out Carol is allergic to mushrooms and it wasn't a focus of the two volumes published. Marie Olson provided the Tlingit translations for the book and no doubt knows a ton, but I was unable to get in touch with her...
Bill Ray

...Lile) Olson of Idaho, and niece Donna Olson of Idaho. Bill was preceded in death by his parents, his sister Amber Marie Olson and his grandson Will Shattuck.Per Bill's wishes, no services will be held. Condolence cards may be sent to...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...convention in Anchorage recently. Marie Olson of Juneau was elected as a director...convention in Anchorage recently. Marie Olson of Juneau was elected as a director...convention in Anchorage recently. Marie Olson of Juneau was elected as a director...


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