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Tlingit, Haida sign agreement with state

...pair of signatures and a handshake between Central Council Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska President Richard Peterson...government based in Juneau representing more than 29,000 Tlingit and Haida Indians worldwide. It is a sovereign entity with...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-27/tlingit-haida-sign-agreement-state
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Thoughts on Richard Dauenhauer

...going to miss him.-- Nathan Jackson, Tlingit master carver, of Ketchikan Those of...We'll remember hearing him performing Tlingit oratory with Nora, giving voice to generations...read their first book major edition of Tlingit oratory, "Haa Shuka." Their writings...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-08-28/thoughts-richard-dauenhauer
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Exploring history

...Schoppert was told, the Tlingits didn't know what to...Shuka, Our Ancestors: Tlingit Oral Narratives" edited...1886 in Juneau from Tlingit leader Cowee, is basically...This oral record from Tlingit history backs historical...the first European the Tlingits had seen. Though both...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-07-10/exploring-history
Art
Arts calendar

...11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-5267.Community Gaming Night, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Udder Culture. Tlingit Language Learners Group, 6 p.m., Downtown Library.Koi painting pARTy, 6-9 p.m., 8355 River Place. Details...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-08-28/arts-calendar
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Basketball camp teaches Tlingit language

...sport itself. It's about revitalizing the Tlingit language.The Sealaska Heritage Institute...camps each year to help youngsters learn Tlingit. Linguists say there are fewer than 150 native Tlingit speakers alive today, Juneau radio station...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-12/basketball-camp-teaches-tlingit-languag
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Kasaan's West named VPSO of the year

...description for a VPSO is non-exhaustive. Jason Wilson, manager of the Southeast Alaska VPSO program under Central Council Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska, listed at least a dozen roles a VPSO might fill, from the obvious (like law enforcement...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-29/kasaans-west-named-vpso-year
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Around Town for Friday, Aug. 29

...levels welcome. SEAGLA, 6-8 p.m., Rockwell. Live Jazz, 6-9 p.m., Coho's Bar and Grill, Goldbelt Hotel. 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/2014-08-29/around-town-friday-aug-29
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Arts calendar

...11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-5267.Community Gaming Night, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Udder Culture.Tlingit Language Learners Group, 6 p.m., Downtown Library.Karaoke Night at McGivney's, 9 p.m.-12 a.m., McGiveny's...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-08-21/arts-calendar
Art
Students dig into Tlingit culture

...Southeast Alaska are wrapping up a two-week Tlingit language and culture immersion course...Elders assisted the students in learning Tlingit vocabulary and orthography, and the students...gives students a foundation to learn from Tlingit language to weaving hats to anything...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-18/students-dig-tlingit-culture
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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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