Thursday, July 25, 2024

Tag: Alaska Native

Bolshoi Ballet invites Susan Adams to summer intensive

A 14-year-old Alaska Native dancer at the Anchorage Classical Ballet Academy has been invited to join the Bolshoi Ballet’s Connecticut or New York Summer...

Murkowski addresses AFN’s Alaska Day 2019

Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, says ongoing education is needed to keep people informed and raise awareness about living conditions in Alaska’s Arctic areas and...

U.S. Senate honors Native women

The U.S. Senate has passed a resolution recognizing the heritage, culture and contributions of America Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian women. Senate Resolution 444...

NVE participates in FDPIR

By Katie Goodale For The Cordova Times The Native Village of Eyak is participating in the food distribution program for low income households, including the elderly,...

Applications due for fisheries monitoring program

Applications are due by Jan. 31 for the Office of Subsistence Management 2020 Partners for Fisheries Monitoring Program to strengthen Alaska Native and rural...

Class action lawsuit filed over opioid abuse

Five Alaska Native tribes are suing major pharmaceutical and retail firms, including Kroger, Walgreen and Walmart, in a class action lawsuit alleging the role...

Obituary: Koniag board member M. Brent Parsons passes

M. Brent Parsons, who served on the Koniag Inc., board of directors for the last 13 years, passed away in early November, while on...

Getting out the vote

Nick Carltikoff, of Nondalton, helped hand out dozens of small buckets at the Alaska Federation of Natives convention in Anchorage, urging the state’s Native...

NAACP takes issue with education proposal

Gubernatorial candidate Mike Dunleavy’s support of boarding schools for rural communities as a cost saver and educational opportunity is drawing fire from the Anchorage...

Call issued for survival of Alaska Native languages

Efforts to ensure the survival of Alaska Native languages threatened with extinction have picked up speed with the signing of Administrative Order 300 in...