Coffee with Ethel: An Alaska Native leader looks back

...became aware, not only in my home town, but in the villages that there were needs," she said.At an Alaska Native Brotherhood/Alaska Native Sisterhood convention, Lund volunteered to be on a health committee.In 1970, she took the first...
Voting is important

...dominant player for Sheldon Jackson Junior College in the 1940s. He went on to become a local legend for the Alaska Native Brotherhood team and became the first player inducted into the Gold Medal Tournament Hall of Fame in 1961. He is called the...
My Turn: How can we celebrate Dr. Walter Soboleff Day?

...Dubuque University in 1952, and a doctor of humanities from the University of Alaska in 1968.He joined the Alaska Native Brotherhood and attended his first convention in 1930, the year after the landmark 1929 ANB Convention, which passed the first...
My Turn: Juneau construction projects are uplifting, inspiring

...was taken to preserve and restore the medallions gracing the sides of the bridge, in celebration of the Alaska Native Brotherhood. At a cost of $40 million, rebuilding the Brotherhood Bridge was a serious technical undertaking requiring a...
Brotherhood Bridge rededicated restore the historic aspects of the bridge, including 10 bronze medallions depicting the crest of the Alaska Native Brotherhood."We really wanted to make sure at the end of the day that we didn't only make an important piece for transportation...
Alaska Native Sisterhood centennial celebration and election results

...Sisterhood commemorated their centennial celebration in Wrangell Oct. 7-10 The Wrangell ANS Camp 1 and Alaska Native Brotherhood Camp 4 hosted.The organization had 44 resolutions that were submitted at the convention dealing with State, federal...
Peck brothers donate collection to SHI archives images collected by their father, the late Cyrus E. Peck, a former grand president of the Alaska Native Brotherhood and grand secretary emeritus.Most of the pieces date from the 1940s to the 1970s and span a broad range of issues...
ANS and the Filipino Community: 'When we come together, we are strong.'

The Alaska Native Sisterhood formed in 1915, just three years after the Alaska Native Brotherhood, one of the oldest known indigenous civil rights organizations in the world. A hundred years later, ANS is still a strong presence...
Sitka Local Foods Network to host six Sitka Farmers Market events

...m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, July 4, July 18, Aug. 1, Aug. 15, Aug. 29, and Sept. 12 at the Alaska Native Brotherhood Founders Hall, 235 Katlian St. The markets feature local seafood, locally grown and harvested fruits and vegetables...
What's happening this week, July 1-7

...week's Arts for Fourth of July listingsSitka Farmers Market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, July 4, Alaska Native Brotherhood Founders Hall, 235 Katlian St. The markets feature local seafood (fresh, frozen, and cooked, ready to eat...


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