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Subsistence Alaska village fights mining road

...said they are skeptical of such claims."This road like we're talking about is not like the Red Dog Mine," Tanana Chiefs Conference President Victor Joseph said, referring to a mine in northwest Alaska that is a major source of zinc and lead...
Cook Inlet region to receive $11.1 million in fisheries disaster aid

...working on a spending plan.For the Yukon-Kuskokwim area, the Association of Village Council Presidents, Tanana Chiefs Conference, Yukon Delta Fisheries Development Association and Bering Sea Fishermen's Association are helping with the...
Alaskans weigh in on Magnuson-Stevens Act reauthorization

...throughout the MSA. Andrew spoke on behalf of almost 100 tribes in Alaska, as he was also speaking for the Tanana Chiefs Conference, he said. He also asked the committee to consider tightening up the language on reducing bycatch in the federal...
IHS announces new awards of Alaska's Tribal Health providers

...response. "How many tribes are still in that group?" Begich asked. In addition to the Kenaitze Tribe, the Tanana Chiefs Conference has said its claims are still pending. Roubideaux's May 1 letter also said that the Council of Athabascan...
IHS to pay Alaska Tribal health providers $193 million

...Indian Corp. will receive $364,989 for three claims, according to an announcement from Sen. Mark Begich.Tanana Chiefs Conference has past claims that have not yet been resolved, as do other organizations. However, it is unclear when those...

...Association/Addition -Rosalie Nadeau, Chief Executive Officer, AKEELA -Victor Josephs, Health Director, Tanana Chiefs Conference 4 p.m. - Wrap-up 4:30 p.m. - Recess for the dayTuesday The House Finance Health and Social Services...
AFN returns to Fairbanks

...Fairbanks-based Doyon Ltd., the Interior Alaska Native corporation, and by the regional tribal development group the Tanana Chiefs Conference to Native delegates converging on Fairbanks, Kitka said.Longtime AFN contributor Nelson Angapak will give...
ANILCA hearing focuses on subsistence values, challenges

...It is their rights we all aim to protect."Much of the testimony focused on what the protections should be.Tanana Chiefs Conference President Jerry Isaac asked for additional opportunities for Alaska Native groups to engage in co-management...
Upgrades coming online for Alaska health care facilities Fairbanks owned by the Tanana Chiefs Conference, a remodel of the Fairbanks, owned by Tanana Chiefs Conference, is the first new building the Tanana Chiefs Conference, or TCC, was involved...
Tanana Chiefs vote to end ban on alcohol sales at Fairbanks tribal hall

FAIRBANKS (AP) -- The Tanana Chiefs Conference has lifted a ban on alcohol sales at the Chief Peter John Tribal Hall here in efforts to operate the building at a profit. The...


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