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Death Notice: Alton 'Ike' Cropley

...Sheldon Jackson High School in 1942. He was in the Army during WWII, was a Juneau delegate to T&H Central Council Tribal Assembly, worked as a fish buyer on his boat and worked for the Alaska Department of Transportation.He is preceded in death...
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Alton Isaac Cropley

...Native organizations to do better and that he had a determined spirit. He was a Juneau delegate to Central Council Tribal Assembly for many years and was a shareholder in Goldbelt Incorporated and Sealaska Corporation. Ike enjoyed traveling, especially...
Central Council votes in new president

...tribal government that represents more than 29,000 Tlingit and Haida Indians worldwide. Its governing body is the Tribal Assembly of delegates, of which there are currently 134 seated for 137 positions. They assemble annually in April. Elections...
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.
Tlingit and Haida to elect new president

...Friday during the 79th annual Tribal Assembly.President Ed Thomas has served...Saturday, the last day of the Tribal Assembly, the tribal council will...going to be able to hold the Tribal Assembly in our hall," she said...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, thumbs down

...council for almost 30 years, having been elected in 1984 and taking a brief break from 2007 through 2010. At the Tribal Assembly this past week, former fourth vice president Richard Peterson of Kasaan was voted into the presidency. Congratulations...
Central Council delegates elect Tribal Court judges

Elections were held at the Central Council of the Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska Tribal Assembly at Elizabeth Peratrovich Hall Friday, with delegates electing two Tribal Court associate judges.Judge Aurora Lehr was reelected...
Photo: Swearing in new members

MICHAEL PENN / JUNEAU EMPIRE Tribal Court Magistrate Doloresa Cadiente, second from left, swears in new members during the first day of the 76th Annual Tribal Assembly Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska at the ANB Hall on Wednesday.
Annual Tribal Assembly put biggest emphasis on policy

The 76th Annual Tribal Assembly wrapped up over the weekend. The Central Council Tlingit & Haida...all the Assembly material and activities and for following up on Tribal Assembly actions." Thomas told the Empire the fact that there were fewer...
Photo: Citizen of the Year

...left, stands as Southeast Alaskan Native Veterans present the colors during opening ceremonies of the 77th Annual Tribal Assembly of the Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska on Wednesday. On Friday the Assembly voted Loescher...


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