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Community invited to Gajaa Hit pole raising

...son, Ed Kunz Sr. and Ed Kunz Jr., were two of the carvers who worked on the original poles in 1977, along with William Smith and Tommy Jimmie Sr.Tagaban said he has fond memories of all the original carvers."I had the honor and pleasure...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-09-29/community-invited-gajaa-hit-pole-raisin
Local | Art
Who's a seaman? Supreme Court may chart the waters

EWELL, Md. - William Smith Dize's life revolved around water.The boat captain worked the waters of the Chesapeake Bay, and when he wasn't operating...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-09-28/whos-seaman-supreme-court-may-chart-wat
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Eagle and Raven totem poles to be raised Monday

...Eagle clans of the Aak'w Kwaan Tlingit. Also on the original team of carvers was Tommy Jimmie, Ed Kunz Sr. and William Smith. The original poles were removed earlier this year due to concerns about their structural integrity and are now being...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-09-25/eagle-and-raven-totem-poles-be-raised-mon
Art
Hands-on learning

...Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall. The original 26-foot poles, carved by Tommy Jimmie, Ed Kunz Jr., Ed Kunz Sr. and William Smith, are being removed due to concerns about their structural integrity.In learning from the Youngs, the three apprentices...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-08/hands-learning
Art
Fifth annual North Words Writers Symposium to feature Simon Winchester

...the Great California Earthquake of 1906"; and "The Map that Changed the World," about the 19th century geologist William Smith. Winchester is currently touring with his latest book, "The Men Who United the States: America's Explorers...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-02-20/fifth-annual-north-words-writers-symposiu
Art
Police & Fire for Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014

...violation in the 3000 block of Vintage Boulevard.Driving without a license? At 7:37 a.m. Wednesday, Michael William Smith, 50, was cited for driving without a license during a traffic stop in the 1100 block of Eighth Street. The vehicle was...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-01-23/police-fire-thursday-jan-23-2014
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Carving of first Gajaa Hit pole nearly complete

...installed sometime in late June.The original 26-foot poles, carved by Tommy Jimmie, Ed Kunz Jr., Ed Kunz Sr. and William Smith, are being removed due to concerns about their structural integrity. Plans for the old poles have not yet been finalized...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-10-18/carving-first-gajaa-hit-pole-nearly-com
Local
Logs' arrival marks official beginning of totem pole project

...at one point, Ed Kunz, Jr., who helped carve the original poles with his father, Ed Kunz, Sr., along with William Smith and Tommy Jimmie Sr. Carver Jimmie also designed the house screen at the site.Carvers for the new poles and screen...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-07-30/logs-arrival-marks-official-beginning-t
Local
Young brothers begin work on downtown totem pole

...The designs of the new poles will be based on the originals, carved by Tommy Jimmie, Ed Kunz Jr, Ed Kunz Sr. and William Smith. The Raven pole will be carved this fall and the Eagle this spring. The Youngs will also paint a new house screen for...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2013-08-29/young-brothers-begin-work-downtown-totem-
Art
Juneauites among SEARHC staff honored with NIHB awards

...Area Impact Awards - Victor Joseph of the Housing First Program with the Tanana Chiefs Conference in Fairbanks and William Smith of Valdez with the Tribal Veterans Representative Program.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-10-10/juneauites-among-searhc-staff-honored-n
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