Metlakatla completes 2A sweep with boys championship

Metlakatla overcame a 10-point first half deficit...MissChiefs in celebrating championships for Metlakatla, milling around with a strong contingent...had done their own net cutting. The Metlakatla boys got off to a slow start, falling...
Metlakatla falls to Thunder Mountain, Lady Braves fall to Lady Kings

The Metlakatla boys basketball team came into the Southeast...the 4A champion in the crossover," Metlakatla senior Tristan Alexander said. "They...up by 17 early in the third quarter.Metlakatla fought back to get within a couple possessions...
Metlakatla celebrates 126th anniversary

METLAKATLA- Residents celebrated the 126th anniversary of the founding of "new" Metlakatla with food, games and the arrival of canoes...original Tsimshian pioneers arrived from "old" Metlakatla, British Columbia, led by Bishop William...
Metlakatla elects first female mayor

On Tuesday, Metlakatla elected Audrey Hudson as mayor, the...ballots, 746 people voted in the Metlakatla Indian Community elections.Yliniemi...announced shortly after 10 a.m., Metlakatla time, on Tuesday. The island was...
Haines continues title march with 83-70 win over Metlakatla

...panhandle, colliding and conquering the Metlakatla Merchants 83-70 on Tuesday, just...Tyler Healy and Kyle Rush bombarded the Metlakatla defense with five triples in the first...Rush 11 of his 18, to keep an athletic Metlakatla team honest on defending the perimeter...
Sports | Gold Medal
Metlakatla runs past Sitka 70-47

Metlakatla's Willie Hayward tallied 17 of his...key was to keep a fast tempo game," Metlakatla's Richie Hayward said. "We are young...Hayward's triple at the 4:58 mark game Metlakatla their first 10-point lead of the night...
Sports | Gold Medal
Metlakatla mother testifies in son's murder trial

...An argument over cigarettes between a Metlakatla man and his aunt escalated into a stabbing...67, at the home all three shared.Metlakatla is a community of nearly 1,500 on...children of Marge Buxton, a lifelong Metlakatla resident. She said William Buxton moved...
Photos: Historic 1961 Gold Medal Champions Metlakatla And Petersburg

The name Metlakatla has been long associated with basketball...who starred for the '51 champs. The Metlakatla team was paced in their 1961 the Gold Medal tourney and, like Metlakatla, returned to their home base with...
New ferry dock to serve Metlakatla area

The community of Metlakatla will soon be served by a new ferry dock that's closer to time between the Annette Bay community and Ketchikan.Many Metlakatla residents commute to Ketchikan for work or school. Currently the...
Metlakatla woman to participate in 2013 Miss Indian World Competition

Metlakatla resident Rebecca Gue will compete for the title of the 2013 Miss Indian World as part of the 30th Annual Gathering of Nations...


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