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Groups ask for reduced king bycatch in the Bering Sea

...Association of Village Council Presidents and the Tanana Chiefs Conference are petitioning for emergency changes to bycatch...of Village Council Presidents, or AVCP, and Tanana Chiefs Conference, or TCC, asked for the changes in a Sept...
Village mental health, public safety takes center stage at conference

...system, said Roberts-Hyslop, vice president of Tanana Chiefs Conference.Voice wavering with emotion, she stood before...mental illness. We need professional doctors."Tanana Chiefs Conference receives $4 million each year from the federal...
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...
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...
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...
Fairbanks spent $7k defending mayor's $37.50 fine

...elections commission concluded the Eberhart campaign's occasional use of a work phone and copy machine at the Tanana Chiefs Conference office amounted to an illegal corporate "in kind" contribution to his campaign worth $384. The commission...

...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...
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 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...
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...


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