Refine Search


...eroded village in western Alaska.The Interior Board of Indian Appeals stepped in to review a 2013 ruling by the Bureau of Indian Affairs that said the sitting tribal council no longer represented the Yup'ik Eskimo community of Newtok for bureau...
Federal board allows gillnetting on the Kenai, Kasilof rivers

...regional directors of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, National Park Service, Bureau of Land Management, Bureau of Indian Affairs, the U.S. Forest Service, and there are three public members appointed by the Secretaries of the Interior...
Tribes work to create sex-offender registries

...The accountability office also said the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs could do a better job at finding out which tribes...implementing the law. The Interior Department said the Bureau of Indian Affairs would be reaching out to tribes. A Tribal Public...
Bob Franken: The obsession agenda

...Secret Service, became chief executive of the National Native American Law Enforcement Association. In 2012, the Bureau of Indian Affairs canceled a contract with the company, which was supposed to recruit Native Americans as reservation police...
Opinion cross his land, enraging the tribe. The Hualapai responded by shuttling in tourists and asking the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs to approve a temporary road that would bypass Turner's property.Turner eventually reached an agreement with...
Around the Peninsula

...Methodist Church of the New Covenant. The featured speaker will be Marian Nichelson, who came to Alaska in 1965 as a Bureau of Indian Affairs teacher. Her topic will be her experiences teaching Gwichi'n Indian children at Chalkyitsik, Arctic Village...
Around the Peninsula discuss the relationship of children, families, communities and the Alaska Office of Children Services and Bureau of Indian Affairs Indian Child Welfare Act will be held at 6 p.m. today at Ninilchik Community Library. It is open to the public...
Dirk Henry Dykstra

...non-denominational church until moving to Alaska in 1961. Soon after, he took a Construction Foreman job with the Bureau of Indian Affairs and spent the next 6 years building some of the first houses and schools across the state in the rural and remote...
Bluff erosion, fish, energy, doctors on Murkowski?s radar

...Native burial areas may be next to the Kenai bluffs, one possible area for funding language could be through the Bureau of Indian Affairs. ?It?s going to force us to be more creative,? Murkowski said. Addressing a number of issues during the...
Sealaska Institute releases cultural atlas

...names into modern signage and other usage. In Skagway, an exhibit created by the Skagway Traditional Council, Bureau of Indian Affairs and the National Park Service displays some of the names from Thornton's place name project on a map that visitors...


  • 150 Trading Bay Rd, Kenai, AK 99611
  • Switchboard: 907-283-7551
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-283-3584
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Business Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-335-1257
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback