Ravens: Smarter than you think

In many Tlingit stories about Raven, we are invited to view these creatures not just as birds, but as emissaries of a natural world we don't...
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...
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...
SHI seeking teachers, artists for Jineit Art Academy

...learn Northwest Coast formline through the award-winning Tlingit artist Shgen George. Teachers who complete the course will...Traditional Scholars. Its mission is to perpetuate and enhance Tlingit, Haida, and Tsimshian cultures of Southeast Alaska.
Alaska House names 20 Native languages "official" for state

...Tanana, Upper Tanana, Tanacross, Hän, Ahtna, Eyak, Tlingit, Haida and Tsimshian.Of those 20, only two are still spoken...three fluent speakers of Haida, 10 of Tsimshian and 120 of Tlingit. The last fluent speaker of Eyak died in 2008. An amendment...
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Around Town for Friday, April 18

...Marie Drake Planetarium. Locally made film. Admission is $5 with proceeds benefitting the Marie Drake Planetarium.Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: 463-5680 or 463-5690...
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...
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.
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...
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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 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...


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