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Tlingit and Haida to elect new president

After almost 30 years under the same leadership, the Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska will elect a new president Friday during the 79th annual Tribal Assembly.President Ed Thomas...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-04-08/tlingit-and-haida-elect-new-president-e
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Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, thumbs down

Thumbs up to retiring Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska President Ed Thomas. He...bill that will set aside Nov. 14 of each year to honor late Tlingit elder Walter Soboleff. The bi-partisan legislation will...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-04-14/thumbs-thumbs-down
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Central Council votes in new president

...suspenseful minutes for the votes to tally - the Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska announced their new president...sovereign tribal government that represents more than 29,000 Tlingit and Haida Indians worldwide. Its governing body is the Tribal...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-04-13/central-council-votes-new-president
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Around Town for Wednesday, April 16

...Film Festival, 6:30 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. Tickets $15 plus tax and are available at Alaska Fly Fishing Goods.Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: 463-5680 or 463-5690...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-04-15/around-town-tuesday-april-15
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Photos: Central Council convenes

Juneau delegate Edward Hotch dances with others during the Grand Entrance to the 79th Annual Tribal Assembly of the Central Council of the Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska at the Elizabeth Peratrovich Hall on Wednesday.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-04-10/photos-central-council-convenes
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How the Tlingits discovered the Spanish

...owned this land - first met the Tlingit and Haida who lived here...were the first Europeans these Tlingits had seen," Olson said. Russians...Another mystery surrounds the Tlingits' source of iron. When Spanish...When the Spanish met the Tlingits, they wore rings and bracelets...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/092602/thi_olson.shtml
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Court rebuffs Tlingits on mine

...rejected the Taku River Tlingit First Nation's claim...consult with the Taku Tlingits about the Tulsequah...to try to address the Tlingits' concerns. "The Court...spokesman for the Taku River Tlingit, in a prepared statement...a meeting with Taku Tlingits and Canadian officials...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111904/sta_20041119003.shtml
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Tlingits bring totem pole back to Angoon

...much deeper for the Tlingits. The totem is a memorial to a Tlingit man named Kaats...crate because the Tlingits planned to move it...repatriation expert at Tlingit-Haida Central Council...April 2002, the Tlingits contacted UNC and...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110603/loc_totem.shtml
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Tlingits learn protocol at conference

...didn't get involved in the Tlingit ways.'' Now her 7-year-old...with him. Esther Shea learned Tlingit traditions every day from her...program of the Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of...Lily White of Hoonah said Tlingits who have gone away to college...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032999/Loc_protocol.html
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Trading with the Tlingits

...Alaska in 1774, they found the Tlingits and Haidas were sophisticated...how the trading went. The Tlingits were expert traders, and they...pilot of one ship describes a Tlingit ambassador approaching the...headdresses, carvings, tools and Tlingit armor, which remains on display...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/092602/thi_bookside.shtml
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