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My Turn: It's a new day in Alaska politics

...thought of the transition process, their response was exactly as mine: "It exceeded my expectations." As subsistence committee member Rod Arno, executive director of the Alaska Outdoor Council, told the Alaska Dispatch News, he has been...
Walker interviews for cabinet positions

...participated in the conference. Some notables were Sealaska Heritage Institute President Rosita Worl, who served on the subsistence committee; City and Borough of Juneau City Manager Kim Kiefer and Assemblywoman Karen Crane, who served on the intergovernmental...
Young addresses suicide comment

...receiving a standing ovation at the end of his speech.Before Young spoke, Rosita Worl and Myron Naneng, AFN Subsistence Committee members, and AFN President Julie Kitka mentioned him in their report on subsistence rights, thanking the senior...
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Native leaders upset by effort to overturn ruling

...largest statewide Native organization in the state.Rosita Worl, chairwoman of the Alaska Federation of Native's subsistence committee, called the state's actions "a reckless attempt to unravel the precedents set by the lower courts and through...
THCC's Ed Thomas reflects on convention week

...and it's not there. I think it was $4 million one year. Most of those dollars are used just to bring the subsistence committees together and you can't manage resources that way, so it becomes a shallow promise. What is the involvement...
State | Local
Marlene Johnson tends a garden of issues

...state, they owe it to the communities to be there." Johnson has served on the Alaska Federation of Natives' subsistence committee and was a part of the governor's Subsistence Leadership Summit last summer. "I still go subsistence fishing...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Bill Egan, director of the Tlingit-Haida Housing Authority in Juneau, president of the Southeast Native Subsistence Committee, legislative analyst for the Alaska Native Brotherhood and several positions with Juneau's Tlingit-Haida...
Fish Board nominee draws critics

...else on the board. Andy Szczesny of Soldotna, a Kenai River fishing guide, said he had worked with Johnson on subsistence committees but did not back him for the group deciding how fish will be divided among Alaska's interest groups. "I don't...
NANA zeros in on jobs

...good record so far. ``I think they are concerned about subsistence,'' said Joe Swan Sr. on Kivilina's subsistence committee. ``They tried to help any way they could.'' Swan said the Red Dog has affected subsistence somewhat, though...
Worl receives lifetime achievement award

...Economic Development Commission, and she chaired the Subsistence Committee while working to amend the Alaska National Interest...addition, she's on the Alaska Native Brotherhood Subsistence Committee.She also served as a special advisor to Thomas...


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