Transportation Secretary Foxx talks Native issues in Anchorage

...Secretary Anthony Foxx met with Alaska Natives Friday in Anchorage to discuss Japan.A day before the meeting on Native transportation issues, the House of Representatives...Indian reservations, lands and in Alaska Native villages.Sullivan addressed concerns...
Coffee with Ethel: An Alaska Native leader looks back

...the board brought with them Native delicacies."Smoked salmon...becoming the first Alaska Native woman to receive the the Alaska Federation of Natives Convention, an honor awarded...advocacy on behalf of Alaskan Native women and children.As Lund...
Crystal Worl honored with Native artists in Washington, D.C.

Crystal Worl honored with Native artists in Washington, D.C.Juneau...Crystal Kaakeeyaa Worl was one of five Native artists honored at a reception in Washington...dr-jill-biden-and-vice-president-biden-honor-5-native-artists-vps-home-162250
Census weighs changes to counting American Indians

...American Indians and Alaska Natives can look at, understand and...funding and discussions about Native American identity in a changing...American Indian tribes and Alaska Native villages five years early American Indian or Alaska Native alone. That figure nearly...
Juneau judge tries again for Alaska Supreme Court

...Tribal Government.He also is co-author (with David Case) of the latest edition of the definitive legal work, "Alaska Natives and American Laws."The other six applicants:? Kevin Clarkson, a 30-year Alaska resident and private practice attorney...
Schools in jeopardy

...about 68.5 percent are Alaska Native or another minority. In 20...student population is Alaska Native. 'Only so much funding...disproportionate blow to Alaska Natives.Redmond's school is one...Alaska with a 100 percent Alaska Native student body.Arthur Sharp...
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SHI joins forces with Any Given Child

...national arts program and local organizations to teach Southeast Native cultures to children annually at the Walter Soboleff foster. "It is so important to teach children about the Native worldview to promote cross-cultural understanding," Worl...
Paris on her mind

...13th for Nina Lacroix.Sitting in U.S. history class, 16-year-old Lacroix received a message from a friend back in her native France alerting her to the terrorist attack unfolding in the nation's capital."I tried to see all of the news," said...
Photo: Haida master artist Robert Davidson

...about his personal journey of discovery through Haida art and ceremony on Tuesday at the Soboleff Center as part of a lecture series to celebrate Native American Heritage Month. The series is sponsored by the Sealaska Heritage Institute.
Disagreements threaten uneasy truce between tribes, Maine

...devastating outbreak of typhoid fever and a century after the state outlawed spearfishing of the salmon that fed their ancestors, Native American tribes who trace their history back millennia say their trust in the government of Maine is at an all-time low...
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