The Bristol Bay Native Corp. came to Juneau, bringing with them pickled and kippered salmon and a message from itsshareholders. They don't like the Pebble Mine, and fear it may threaten the salmon on which Bristol Bay is dependent.
The Juneau Empire's Tuesday, March 20 article "Native Corps. bicker over Pebble Mine at meeting" reported a statement that "only 15 percent of Bristol Bay permits are local..."This...
ANCHORAGE - U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri says she wants to strip Alaska Native corporations of the unprecedented edge they now enjoy in obtaining federal contracts worth billions of dollars.
I am outraged that my native corporation Sealaska has contributed our money to Lisa Murkowski's campaign bucket. They have no right to speak for us, nor do they have any right to spend our money on political campaigns without our permission. They had no right to publicly endorse a candidate on behalf of all of us. They have overstepped their authority to speak for us and it should be stopped.
Sealaska and two other Alaska Native regional corporations will get back the millions of dollars they invested in a wireless telecommunications venture with AT&T Wireless.
...reporting error, the location of The Learning Connection was incorrectly given in a Dec. 31 article headlined ``Native corps plan layoffs.'' The Learning Connection was operating out of Kootznoowoo Plaza, on Old Dairy Road. Share this page...
ANCHORAGE - Five Alaska Native corporations have launched a public relations campaign to fight congressional attacks on government contracting.
...reporting error, the location of The Learning Connection was incorrectly given in a Dec. 31 article headlined ``Native corps plan layoffs.'' The Learning Connection was operating out of Kootznoowoo Plaza, on Old Dairy Road.
ANCHORAGE - Chenega Corp. and Arctic Slope Regional Corp. are preparing to take over a $2 billion sole-source contract - the largest government contract ever awarded to an Alaska Native corporation.
...registration is required in advance by calling 463-3789. Scholarships are available for low-income participants. Juneau Native corps. among top companies Sealaska Corp. and Goldbelt, Inc. were among 49 businesses from across the state honored in...
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