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Tag: tribe

Land trust conveys 80 acres to tribes

The Bristol Bay Heritage Land Trust has completed the transfer of an 80-acre former Alaska Native allotment at the confluence of the Mulchatna River...

Savoonga sisters sentenced for embezzlement

Two sisters from Savoonga, on St. Lawrence Island, have been sentenced in Anchorage for embezzling thousands of dollars from the Native Village of Savoonga. Chief...

Ikumat dancers sell raffle tickets to fund festival trip

Cordova’s Ikumat Native Dancers are selling 300 raffle tickets to fund travel for several members of the group to participate in “A Time to...

Tribes hope Trump’s ‘America first’ helps first Americans

By PHILIP MARCELO The Associated Press BOSTON — Native Americans hope President Donald Trump doesn’t forget America’s first inhabitants as he promises to put “America first.” Tribes...

First Nation tribe vies for World Heritage Site designation

A Yukon Territory First Nation competing for a United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization World Heritage Site designation is approved for a $700,000...

Wellness court authorized for Kenai Peninsula

A joint-jurisdiction state-tribal community wellness court for the Kenai Peninsula has been authorized through a cooperative effort of the state of Alaska and the...

Traditional food assessment slated for Chugach region

An inter-tribal fish and wildlife commission whose members include the Native Village of Eyak has received a $20,000 grant to help fund a traditional...