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Native vets win window to apply for land titles

Nelson Angapak, vice president of the Alaska Federation of Natives, was in uniform when the deadline to apply for a Native land allotment in...
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...presentation by the AFN, is being held to collect ideas people have relating to jobs and developing rural economies, said Nelson Angapak, AFN vice president. ``That input that we get from there would be incorporated in our final report to Congress...
Alaska Native veterans seek 160-acre allotments

...within federal parks, national forests and wildlife refuges. "We're being accused of land-grabbing," said Nelson Angapak, vice president of the Alaska Federation of Natives. "We're trying to regain a small portion of what was ours...
Veterans in rural Alaska have no access to standard health care

...the other side - only to be killed by the bullets of red tape," said Alaska Federation of Natives vice president Nelson Angapak, who served in the military during the Vietnam War. "The VA has absolutely no presence in rural Alaska. Absolutely...
Subsistence group drops urban priority

...hunting and fishing rights would be protected by the state of Alaska and the federal Department of the Interior, said Nelson Angapak Sr., AFN executive vice president. "Thirty years later, the only thing we have to hang our hat on is Title 8...
State Briefs

...through veterans' and Native organizations and often volunteers to help others understand Native culture and ways. Nelson Angapak, executive vice president of AFN, said Frank was selected elder of the year because of his contributions to Alaska...
Bill toughens hate crime penalties

...noting that the measure "does not adequately deal with the issue of hate crimes." AFN Executive Vice President Nelson Angapak said the fact that the Republican leadership is willing to recognize that hate crimes do exist is a step in the right...
Let Alaskans decide on subsistence

...recognize physical and cultural needs and thus express respect. And that, as Alaska Federation of Natives Vice President Nelson Angapak said last week, will go a long way toward unifying Alaskans of all racial backgrounds. Rod Arno, a guide who is...
Battle for land: Native vet fights for family site

...but both land parcels in his claim now are in the Tongass. In his testimony at the June 5 U.S. House hearing, Nelson Angapak Sr., executive vice president of the Alaska Federation of Natives, said the largest concentrations of Alaska Native...


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