http://sealaska.com

Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Former Yakutat man elected president of Potlatch Fund

...Tlingit formerly of Yakutat, was recently elected president of the Potlatch Fund, an American Indian/Alaska Native philanthropic foundation headquartered in Seattle, Wash. Potlatch Fund supports worthy causes among Tribal organizations and individuals...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/053109/nei_445611947.shtml
Luau and potlatch to be held Friday at Centennial Hall

A combination luau and potlatch will be held this Friday, celebrating both Polynesian and Alaska Native cultures through music, dance and storytelling. Live...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090910/art_706031521.shtml
Arts
Photo: Remembering the 'Last Potlatch'

...the Kaagwaantaan 100th anniversary commemoration of "The Last Potlatch" on Saturday in Sitka. In 1904, as non-Natives tried to eradicate Native culture, Tlingits held a potlatch that was slated to be the last of its kind. The recent two-day...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102604/sta_20041026006.shtml
News
Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: Prisoners share in potlatch 6/2/98

...grand entry dance that started Spring Potlatch '98 at Lemon Creek Correctional Center...THE JUNEAU EMPIRE Prisoners share in potlatch Last modified at 3:12 p.m. on...community members gathered Saturday for a potlatch of dancing, talking and feasting...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060298/potlatch.html
'Identity through Pride': Festivities on Prince of Wales Island unite Alaskan Haidas

...formline techniques, carve paddles and stretch hide drums. The week culminates with a totem pole raising and an enormous potlatch celebration with local and visiting dance groups from across the region.On July 24, to the pounding beat of drums and rain...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-08-05/identity-through-pride-festivities-prince
Art
A gift of land, music and food

...played in the sand as the heady smell of salmon drifted out across the crowds during the second day of the 2014 Dena'ina Potlatch Pow-wow, held June 7-8 at Eklutna Native Village.While it rained in Anchorage, the weather was perfect in Eklutna...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-06-15/gift-land-music-and-food
Neighbors
Photo: Blessing the troops

...Regiment, 16th Combat Aviation Brigade on Tuesday during a potlatch to honor and bless troops of the brigade that are preparing...Wainwright outside of Fairbanks. The traditional Athabascan potlatch was organized and put on by the Natives from the Fairbanks...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012711/sta_776840335.shtml
News
Photos: Sit' Eeti Shaanax

...Elementary School students sing a song of thanks after receiving gifts of fruit while attending the Glacier Valley Elementary School potlatch on Friday. The celebration was in honor of the school's remodel and adding the Tlingit phrase, "Sit' Eeti Shaanax" to...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/050910/loc_636871552.shtml
News
McKenry, Lloyd-Knickerbocker to wed

...Charles M. McKenry Jr., of Juneau, will be married at 3 p.m. May 23, 2009, at Skater's Cabin in Juneau, with a potlatch barbecue to follow. A reception will be at 6 p.m. at the Hangar Ballroom. The bride is the daughter of Polly Lloyd, of...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051709/nei_440930544.shtml
Totem Heritage gains its first Tsimshian pole

...order to start a new life. The pole was erected at the first potlatch held in Metlakatla, (which was) organized and hosted by...begin to age out.After it was raised at the historic 1982 potlatch, the pole stood in front of Boxley's home in Metlakatla...

http://juneauempire.com/alaska/2015-07-08
Art

CONTACT US

  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING