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Photos: Getting ready for the fair

Yees Ku Oo' box drummer Dale Reeves, of the Eagle...Juneau Arts & Culture Center. From left, Yees Ku Oo' dancers Rowena Reeves, of the the Juneau Arts & Culure Center. The Yees Ku Oo' dance group performs Friday night at...
Photos: 'Tis the cruising season

...dock in Juneau on Monday. It is the first ship of the season for Juneau.Walter Soboleff Jr. and other members of the Yees Ku Oo dance group perform for visitors arriving aboard the Holland America Line MS Westerdam in Juneau on Monday. It is the...
Maritime Festival will bring familiar and new fun

...people hear that message," Holst said.Featuring in the festival this weekend are the One Peoples Canoe Society, Yees Ku oo Dancers, Taku Fish Tote Race, and the Fillet Contest. Kids' activities will included in the festival: the Home Depot...
'Choose Respect' funding cut hours after rally

...asked the group of men standing around him to work toward "unity" and an end to violence against women.Juneau's Yees Ku Oo' dance group performed before and after the speeches and before the crowd made its way down Main Street for closing...
State | Local | AK legislature

...Loser #32 ______ Vs. Winner #27 ______ //7 p.m. Hall of Fame Presentation & Dance Presentation? Yees ku Oo with Nacy Barnes, Song and Dance Leader7:30 p.m. Gm #36 (B) Loser #31 ______ Vs. Winner #29...
Support local businesses first

...Empire was about the first cruise ships arriving. Great pictures of the Westerdam, visitors coming ashore, and our own Yees Ku Oo dance group performing to welcome them. We all recognize that these visiting ships greatly enhance the visitor industry...
Juneau shines and glitters at inaugural ball

...into the intimately lit Sheffield Ballroom by Juneau's Yees Ku Oo' Dancers.Mallott spoke about his short time as mayor...had guts," he said, speaking of Alaska's history.Yees Ku Oo' ended the formal ceremony by dancing out of the ballroom...
Dancing, rising for revolution

...We rise to show we have the power to create change, to break silence and to break chains that hold us down. Now, Yees Ku Oo Drummers, please march us!"Alaska Native Sisterhood President Freda Westman led the line of supporters to the Rockwell...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up to AFN, thumbs down to stealing from a church

...Alaska Federation of Natives conference in Anchorage. The conference ended last week, and among the attendees were the Yees Ku Oo', Woosh.ji.een and All Nation's Children dance groups from Juneau. Frank O. Williams, born in Glacier Bay...
Celebration thank you from Sealaska

...Tuulgundlaas Xyaal Xaadee, Wooshji.een, Wrangell Kaasatlaan, Xaaga-naa, Xootsnoowu Dachxanx'i Yan, Yaaw Teiyi, Yees Ku.oo.2014 Memorial Donors: Alice Bennett and Family in memory of Joe Bennett Sr. and Joe Bennett Jr.; Carl, George...


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