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Hands-on learing: Carving project highlights modern aspects of apprenticeship tradition

...one of the most influential Northwest Coast artists of the 20th century...collaborative spirit between Northwest Coast artists. Gajaa Hit apprentice...that community of carving and Northwest Coast art, it's like a family...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2014-07-09/hands-on-learing-carvi
Arts & Entertainment
Art auction draws a crowd

...before the auction and featured northwest coast fashions that included a salmon...a regional hub in Juneau for northwest coast art."We are going to make this the northwest coast art capital of the world...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2014-02-05/art-auction-draws-a-cr
Arts & Entertainment
Researchers says walrus behavior changing

...seasons.A wakeup call for U.S. scientists came in 2007, when several thousand walrus appeared on Alaska's northwest coast in late summer. Ice had receded beyond the shallow continental shelf to the Arctic Basin, where the ocean floor...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2012-11-15/researchers-says-walrus-behavior-cha
News
Space technology finds applications in Alaska

...they could be used in the Arctic.One of the first turbines was erected in Kotzebue, a small town on Alaska's northwest coast, in 2002. The machines have since been commercialized, and similar turbines have sprung up throughout the circumpolar...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-04-07/space-technology-finds-applications-
News
Oregon man takes lonely trek across Brooks Range

...Kensington Pub., $14.95). Published in 2010, the book details the first 600 miles of the trek from the Northwest coast to the Dalton Highway during four months in 2007.Metz, who grew up hiking with dogs, already had several Alaskan...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2013-02-14/oregon-man-takes-lonely-trek-acr
Outdoors
Salmon season

...wonderful book, "Indian Fishing: Early methods on the Northwest Coast," she writes: "Sustenance for most of the people of the Northwest Coast was dependent on the return of the migrating species...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2012-06-15/salmon-season
Outdoors
Education Board revises rules for school closures

...revisions was apparent after the abrupt three-week closure last February of the village school in Kivalina on Alaska's northwest coast, she said. The new guidelines require a school to notify families and submit a plan for reopening to the state 10...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/090102/ala_090102ala0110001.shtml
Alaska
The first salmon

...Stewart's book, "Indian Fishing: Early methods on the Northwest Coast," she wrote: "Sustenance for most of the people of the Northwest Coast was dependent on the return of the migrating species...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/052011/out_832395256.shtml
Outdoors
Time to preserve Alaska's history

...daily life, as well as ceremonial and sacred objects, include those from Alaskan Aleut, Athabascan, Eskimo, and Northwest Coast groups. Together, the collections of the State Library, Archives, and Museums are internationally recognized by...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2012-04-16/time-to-preserve-alaskas-history
Opinion
Tlingit Barbie arrives complete with Chilkat blanket

...blanket, the doll is marketed as a Northwest Coast Native Alaskan Barbie. The description...say, ''My people live in the Northwest Coast and Panhandle area of Southeast...Chilkat blanket features a stylized Northwest Coast Eagle design. The blanket uses...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/022500/ala_022500ala013.shtml
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