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Hydaburg resident, tribal leader wins environmental award

...Hetta Lake Sockeye Salmon Stock Assessment Study, in which tribal members are work as hands-on managers of the fishery and operate...knowledge project, which systematically collected information from tribal members in a series of interviews about the places most important...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-07-03/hydaburg-resident-tribal-leader-wins
Outdoors
Sealaska board incumbents re-elected

...Indian Tribes of Alaska held its annual tribal assembly. Members voted on a resolution...face-to-face to convey the concerns expressed by tribal members. CCTHITA President Richard Peterson...to address other issues of interest to tribal members and shareholders, on which the...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-06-30/sealaska-board-incumbents-re-elected
Local
Weekend rains bring relief for wildfire crews

...since grown to more than 40 square miles, but it is moving away from the village, said Paul Mountain, tribal administrator for the Nulato Tribal Council. A recent light rain also helped calm the fire a bit."But that doesn't mean it's over...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-30/weekend-rains-bring-relief-wildfire-cre
State
Weekend rains bring relief for Alaska wildfire crews

...since grown to more than 40 square miles, but it is moving away from the village, said Paul Mountain, tribal administrator for the Nulato Tribal Council. A recent light rain also helped calm the fire a bit."But that doesn't mean it's over...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-29/weekend-rains-bring-relief-alaska-wildf
State
Other Native groups join FedEx boycott

...Alaska-based businesses and organizations are joining national entities like the National Congress of American Indians and the Native American Rights Fund, as well as other tribes and tribal organizations across the country in the boycott.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-06-30/other-native-groups-join-fedex-boycott
Local
Glacier Bay tribal house coordinators selected

...in planning the 2016 grand opening celebration for the Huna Tribal House, as well as cooperatively developing interpretive and...Superintendent Philip Hooge. Hoonah Indian Association's Tribal Administrator Robert Starbard announced that Darlene See will...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2015-06-07/glacier-bay-tribal-house-coordinato
Neighbors
Tribal leaders and fishermen protest military plans

Tribal leaders and commercial fishermen are protesting against military exercises...prepare joint forces to respond to crises in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region.Tribal members say they aren't against the military, but they're hoping to meet...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-01/tribal-leaders-and-fishermen-protest-mi
State
Death Notice: Benjamin R. Jackson Jr.

...Jackson Jr.Benjamin R. Jackson Jr. died on June 11, 2015. He was 49. Jackson was born Nov. 10, 1966. He worked for Kake Tribal Logging and at Kensington Mine. Jackson graduated from Kake High School in 1985. He is survived by his parents, Christine...

http://juneauempire.com/death-notices/2015-06-19/death-notice-benjamin-r-jackson
Death Notices
Alaska's largest tribe boycotts FedEx

...announced Thursday that it had notified tribal employees that use of FedEx services would...exercising our strength financially," Tribal President Richard Peterson said. "If...nationally, representing about 30,000 tribal citizens in Southeast Alaska and across...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-06-25/alaskas-largest-tribe-boycotts-fedex
Local
Concerned Alaska Native, First Nation representatives attend Seabridge Gold annual meeting

...on their ancestral lands.United Tribal Transboundary Mining Work Group representative Fred Olsen Jr., who is also tribal vice-president of the Organized...value of the mine.On behalf of the tribal work group, Olsen asked the company...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-06-25/concerned-alaska-native-first-nation
Outdoors

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