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Performances feed spirit of inauguration ceremony

...through the hall.Another traditional art form presented Monday was Tlingit oratory. David Katzeek, leader of the Eagle Thunderbird Clan of Klukwan, gave a traditional welcome, wearing a vibrant yellow and green Chilkat robe and a carved Eagle clan hat...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-02/performances-feed-spirit-inauguration-c
Local | Art
Stolen totem pole comes home

...sawed into three pieces, decapitating the pole's human figure. That top portion, featuring the decapitated head and the thunderbird or golden eagle at the top, was the only portion displayed at the Honolulu Museum of Art.The Honolulu Museum of Art stipulated...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-05/stolen-totem-pole-comes-home
Local
Photo: New totem pole

...carving with his son, Michael, in front of the Mount Roberts Tramway on Tuesday. The father/son team will move the Eagle Thunderbird pole up to the gift shop at the top of the tramway on Thursday where they will spend the summer working on it. Next summer...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-05-07/photo-new-totem-pole
Local
Today in sports history

...New York Giants a 5-4 playoff victory and the National League pennant.1971 - Billie Jean King wins the Virginia Slims-Thunderbird tournament in Phoenix to become the first female tennis player to win $100,000 in one year.1973 - The formation of the...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-10-03/today-sports-history
Sports
Tarver scores first goal for NAU

...its second loss of the season, 3-1 Sunday afternoon at Thunderbird Soccer Field. Tarver is a class of 2010 graduate of Juneau-Douglas...shots in the following 20-plus minutes, including two Thunderbird attempts in a minute that were saved by junior Natasha Slaughter...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2011-08-21/tarver-scores-first-goal-nau
Sports
Kake man held in Juneau jail was distraught over brother's passing

...brother Roderick, 42, were best friends, hunting partners and teammates on the 1983-84 Kake High School state championship Thunderbird basketball team. On Friday, Eugene was in court, charged with assaulting his nephew and upset over his brother's passing...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102410/loc_725327997.shtml
News
A stable of boxing history training fighters to learn the ropes in Juneau

...hooks, and straight power shots into his flesh. No one will see female boxers Edna "Wildflower" Abbott, Samantha "Thunderbird" Coronell, and Selena Slack doing one-minute sprints, followed by a "rest" of push-ups and sit-ups, another minute...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2011-04-14/stable-boxing-history-training-fighters
Local
Photo: Uncovering an eagle

...campus in 2010. Sealaska Corp. donated the 45-foot red cedar log for the project, which will be managed by Sealaska Heritage Institute.The pole will feature an eagle to represent all Eagle clans plus Shark, Wolf and Thunderbird.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061609/loc_451477160.shtml
A Day in the Life of: Daku'dane John Perkins

...back down, Perkins recites a poem, "Thunderbird Child," that he wrote in honor of...he is an Eagle of the Shangukeidi (Thunderbird) clan."What I tell people down South...at maryc.martin@capweek.com.THUNDERBIRD CHILD(For our Mothers)The Great...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-07-03/day-life-dakudane-john-perkins
Art
Photo: 1975 State Little League Champs

...League 5-1, beat Utah's state champion Kearns International Little League 4-1, beat New Mexico's state champion Thunderbird L.L. 9-8 and lost in the fifth/sixth place game to Arizona's state champion Douglas American L.L. 5-3. This...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-04/photo-1975-state-little-league-champs
Sports

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