Ann Dummer

...members of Friends of the Library. She was preceded in death by her husband, Larry, and her siblings Helen Chuoke and Bill Walter Tkoch. She is survived by her daughters Diane Andresen (Juneau) and Judy Thomson (Las Vegas) and her grandson Per Willy...
Bright moments in the Arts 2014

...have been able to watch this building honoring revered elder Walter J. Soboleff rise from a part of downtown that was merely a a way to raise funds for Sealaska Heritage Institute's Walter Soboleff Center. Every aspect of this event was top-notch...
SHI staff begin moving in to Soboleff Center

Construction of the Walter Soboleff Center reached an important milestone last week as Sealaska...Soboleff Center, named in honor of highly-regarded Tlingit elder Dr. Walter A. Soboleff, will serve as a Northwest Coast Native cultural center...
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Walter Dawson

Walter Dawson died peacefully in Juneau Alaska on December 11th, 2014. Walter was born in Seattle, Washington on January 7th, 1928 to Cora and Floyd Dawson. Walter was the seventh of fourteen siblings growing up in...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for Dec. 22, 2014

...Teal, director of the legislative finance division. Carpeneti is the daughter of former Alaska Supreme Court chief justice Walter Carpeneti, who delivered the oath of office to Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott at this month's inauguration.Thumbs up to shopping...
Educator Spotlight: Janna Lelchuk

...your past awards, recognitions and professional interests?My most memorable awards were from two of Alaska's governors: Walter Hickel and Tony Knowles, for helping to connect Alaska and Russian Far East back in 1990s. Another important one was a national...
Photo: Moving day

...and John Gregory move boxes of files into the finished second-floor offices of the Sealaska Heritage Institute in the new Walter Soboleff Center on Thursday. Work continues on the first floor but Institute employees will be working in their new offices...
Dog owner demands answers after pug is electrocuted

...short when Siri stepped on an electrical junction box. The box was left electrically charged on the sidewalk in front of the Walter Soboleff building construction site on Front Street. The pug was electrocuted and killed instantly."It happened so fast...
2015 Governor's Awards include Sealaska Heritage Institute

...Tsimshian cultures of Southeast Alaska.The announcement came one day before SHI staff began moving into their new building, the Walter Soboleff Center, currently under construction on the corner of Front and Seward streets downtown. The center will serve as...
Celebrating Walter Soboleff Day: A Remembrance

...leader, elder statesman and Native icon Walter Soboleff died May 22, 2011 at age 102...That was so important to him."Today is Walter Soboleff Day.Soboleff's mother, Anna...with his parents and three brothers.Walter was born Nov. 14, 1908 in Killisnoo...


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