Organized Village of Kasaan begins fund-raising for Naay I'waans rededication event

KASAAN - The Organized Village of Kasaan recently began fund-raising...According to a release from the Organized Village of Kasaan, Chief Son-i-Hat (Koyongxung...moved his family from the original Haida village of Gasa'aan (known today as "Old...
Census weighs changes to counting American Indians

...Alaska have concerns since some of them identify with a village or village corporation rather than a tribe.Still, Thompson...reaching out to American Indian tribes and Alaska Native villages five years early because of deep distrust of the federal...
Coffee with Ethel: An Alaska Native leader looks back

...became more deeply involved in Alaska Native and health care issues. "I became aware, not only in my home town, but in the villages that there were needs," she said.At an Alaska Native Brotherhood/Alaska Native Sisterhood convention, Lund volunteered...
In 2015, nearly 3 dozen Alaska villages lack basic plumbing

...the Yup'ik Eskimo village of Kipnuk, remembers...reality for some of the villages, including Kipnuk...and ice or from the village's treated-water...spilling along the village boardwalks."Very...sewer service in Native villages has been linked, in...
Schools in jeopardy would be the ideal place to make our village. One by one, each household that lived...Twin Hills."When Sharp talks about his village, which sits 65 miles east of Dillingham...closed. It's the only school in the village, but if the Alaska Legislature changes...
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Village council rejects election results replacing members

ANCHORAGE - An Alaska village city council has thrown out unofficial election results that would have replaced all five members.Anchorage television station...
Strong wind, heavy rain collapse village home on stilts

ANCHORAGE - High wind and heavy rain are blamed for the collapse of a home on stilts in southeast Alaska.A village public safety officer in Angoon (ang-GOON') on Friday called Alaska State Troopers to report the home on a beach had collapsed...
Woman dies, 2 children hurt, in fire in village of Chevak

...Alaska State Troopers say a 39-year-old woman died and two children were injured in a residential fire in the western Alaska village of Chevak (CHEE'-vack).Troopers say Denise Jones of Chevak was unresponsive after being removed from the burning home...
Victor Melvin Bean Sr. stress.After the Army he briefly attended school in Port Angeles Washington. He realized his heart was in the village & fishing so he & his family returned home to Hoonah. Being born & raised into fishing like his father before him, he too...
'Southeast Alaska: A Photographic Passage'

...herring eggs and icebergs.The images, scenes from the villages, towns, waters and fjords around Southeast Alaska, are the...leader for Allen Marine's cruises, and visited many smaller villages through her work with them, which helped her collect images...


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