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Tribal groups seek greater role in land management

...Council Presidents, or AVCP, is developing a steering committee for a tribal co-management group.AVCP President Myron Naneng said once the steering committee is established, it will help direct future work. The end goal is to get villages...
Young addresses suicide comment's due," Young said, receiving a standing ovation at the end of his speech.Before Young spoke, Rosita Worl and Myron Naneng, AFN Subsistence Committee members, and AFN President Julie Kitka mentioned him in their report on subsistence rights...
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Native leaders address police brutality allegation

...Bethel Mayor Joe Klejka encouraging police to follow the law and regulations. In the July 25 letter, council president Myron Naneng also asked for assurances of mutual respect and dignity.The complaint from Linda Green says she saw a Bethel police...
Subsistence hunters object to land opening

...antlered bull this fall or winter. Out-of-state residents will have the chance to kill an antlered bull this fall. Myron Naneng, head of the Association of Village Council Presidents, said the six-member federal board should reverse its decision...
Subsistence hunters protest duck stamps

...ticket. Others can't buy the stamps because they're not available in all villages, they said. AVCP President Myron Naneng said his group, a voice for dozens of Southwest Alaska tribes, believes the requirement is illegal. Wildlife protection...
Parnell's Game commissioner choice questioned

...I get the most competent, experienced person in there who has my trust, and Cora fits that bill," Parnell said. Myron Naneng, president of the Alaska Village Council Presidents, worries subsistence users in western Alaska will be overlooked...
Villagers protest slash in king salmon harvest managing salmon. "All we have heard from this state administration is excuses not to help our villages," wrote Myron Naneng, president of the Bethel-based Association of Village Council Presidents, in a recent e-mail to Palin's adviser...
Alaska's second-class cities fight to survive

...League. Nearly all of the villages in Western Alaska have been impacted by the loss of state revenue sharing, said Myron Naneng, president of the Association of Village Council Presidents. Communities that are predominantly Alaska Native often...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...are no conclusive links between that fishery and the problems on the Yukon, Kuskokwim and Norton Sound rivers. But Myron Naneng, who heads the Bethel-based Association of Village Council Presidents, said enough is known to warrant action...
Hunters watch for sick birds

...experts seek to allay local concerns, most hunters plan to head out this spring and harvest their subsistence foods. Myron Naneng, president of the Association of Village Council Presidents, said his organization will work with state and federal...


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