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Ex-tribal president pleads guilty to fund fraud

ANCHORAGE - A former tribal president pleaded guilty Wednesday to misapplication of more than $100,000 in tribal funds, federal prosecutors said.Lori "Sue" Clum...
Central Council votes in new president

...raised and lived his entire life in Kasaan on the eastern coast of Prince of Wales Island. He has served as the tribal president for The Organized Village of Kasaan and on its seven-member tribal council; president of Kasaan's school board...
Two Native villages report very low walrus harvest

...Many also are carvers who rely on money from the sales of ivory artwork."Our bills are piling up," said Gambell tribal president Eddie Ungott.According to locals, the typical annual harvest of walrus, based on a 10-year average, is 675...
Special thanks to POW Island

...Dancers, USDA Forest Service Craig Ranger District for driving to caves and offering cave tour, Clinton Cook CTA Tribal President for his welcoming address, the cities of Klawock, Thorne Bay, Naukati West, Inc., Kasaan, the Organized Village...
'Phantom' tribal group defends its existence

ANCHORAGE - The tribal president of a so-called phantom village said he objects to U.S. Sen. Ted Stevens' suggestion that tribes like his shouldn't get...
Villages protest spray permit

...on nearby Long Island that he and the village's tribal president went live on national Native American radio Monday...crux of the matter," said Adrian Lecornu, the tribal president who got on the airwaves with Morrison on Monday...
Kake corp.says land can't go to creditors

...reorganization filing by Kake Tribal, the Native corporation for the village of Kake, about 90 miles southwest of Juneau. Tribal President Sam Jackson and Chief Operating Officer Duff Mitchell were placed under oath to answer questions from creditors about...
Professor aims to reinvigorate Tlingit language studies

...and grew up mostly in Anchorage before getting undergraduate degree in Minnesota.He's previously worked as the tribal president in Skagway and taught at Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School in Juneau. He was recently at the University of Alaska...
Douglas tribe elects council

...official DIA vote certified by the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs since an election in January 2001, which then-Tribal President Dorothy Owen declared "null and void because of irregularities," she said. Niles Cesar, Alaska regional director...
Kake draws chums to festival

...processed. ``It was mid-season and we were trying to break the monotony of working every day,'' said Kake Tribal President Sam Jackson. ``We thought this would help to improve the morale in the community.'' Though the seafood workers...


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