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  1. Writer's Weir: Life with my grandparentsRead the original story

    Wednesday May 27 | Capital City Weekly

    ... still a kid. Enjoy being a kid." My grandparents are Robert Paul Duncan and Mary Elizabeth Duncan. They lived in Angoon around 1954. Both of them raised 14 kids and have over 90 direct descendants. My grandpa Robert Paul Duncan served the army as a ...

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  2. Ten run for five Sealaska Corp. board seatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | APRN

    ... administrator and tribal government treasurer. Former state senator and longtime board chairman Albert Kookesh of Angoon is another incumbent. So are former state representative and fisherman Bill Thomas of Haines and attorney Tate London of ...

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  3. BP recognizes three Southeast Alaska Teachers Of ExcellenceRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | Capital City Weekly

    Three Southeast Alaska teachers are among the 32 Alaska teachers honored this year as a BP Teacher of Excellence. The Southeast Alaska teachers are from the communities of Cordova, Sitka and Angoon.

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  4. Southeast Ferry Service Stalled by Engine OverhaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | APRN

    ... will miss four Juneau-to-Sitka roundtrips May 7th-10th. Its first sailing on that route, May 14th, includes a stop in Angoon. Its first Juneau-to-Petersburg roundtrip is scheduled for May 15th.

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  5. Ferry Chenega's return to service delayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... enega will miss four Juneau-to-Sitka roundtrips May 7-10. Its first sailing on that route, May 14, includes a stop in Angoon. Its first Juneau-to-Petersburg roundtrip is scheduled for May 15.

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  6. Capital budget cuts spare Southeast projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... proposed by Gov. Bill Walker. The new energy projects include a wood pellet heating system for low-income housing in Angoon and a heat pump for a community center in Metlakatla. Also funded are wood boilers for several Prince of Wales Island ...

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  7. Tlingit leader Soboleff, dead at 102, celebrated toleranceRead the original story

    May 23, 2011 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... him." Soboleff's mother, Anna Hunter, was a Tlingit orphaned in Sitka who traveled to Killisnoo, 2 miles southeast of Angoon, by canoe with her brother to stay with an aunt. His father, Alexander Soboleff, the son of Russian Orthodox minister Ivan ...

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  8. 1A boys: Seldovia, Scammon Bay reach finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Tuesday's late semifinal, Scammon Bay survived the loss of Angel Medina, the Class 1A Player of the Year, to outlast Angoon. Medina fueled Scammon Bay with 15 points, nine rebounds and five steals before fouling out halfway through the fourth ...

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  9. 1A boys: Seldovia reaches finalRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Tuesday's late semifinal, Scammon Bay survived the loss of Angel Medina, the Class 1A Player of the Year, to outlast Angoon. Medina fueled Scammon Bay with 15 points, nine rebounds and five steals before fouling out halfway through the fourth ...

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  10. Sealaska, BLM celebrate land transferRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... comments about the importance of the land to Native people. Kookesh told the story of a man from his home village of Angoon, who used an ancient fish weir as proof that Native people will be good stewards of the land. "If we can take care of that ...

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  11. Brookfield Zoo Hosts 2015 Events, March to JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... the Chicago Zoological Society, which manages Brookfield Zoo; Alaska Department of Fish and Game; and residents of Angoon, Alaska, arrived at the zoo in 1995. During the festivities, guests are invited to sign giant birthday card located in the ...

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  12. Lions Club organizes free eye screeningRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2015 | Capital City Weekly

    The Juneau Mendenhall Flying Lions Club will be in Angoon on March 12 to provide free vision screening to elementary school children in cooperation with the school district and public health nurse. Lions use a state-of-the-art vision screener called a PlusOptix that takes a picture of the child's eye.

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  13. Drones Don't Fly At Alaska's Board Of FishRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | APRN

    ... large enough to carry a camera. (Flickr photo/Don McCullough) The Alaska Board of Fisheries closed some waters near Angoon to purse seining in order to improve subsistence harvests, in action over the weekend. The closure was intended to improve ...

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  14. Music lessons return to Angoon's schoolsRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2015 | Capital City Weekly

    It's been a while since kids in Angoon have had regular music classes, but Salvation Army Major Cathy Quinn is volunteering in the schools to try and fix that. She got a donation of 10 recorders - an accessible flute-like instrument on which to first teach children how to read and play music - and knew she could find a use for them in the classroom.

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  15. Letter from the editorRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | Capital City Weekly

    ... we bring you the first in a series of community-focused features. Staff writer Mary Catharine Martin traveled to Angoon last week -- after being repeatedly delayed by weather and spent a few days at the schools there, gathering stories that will be ...

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  16. What others say: Bars in our wakeRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2015 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... pipeline welder and legislative lawyer talk, where a cheechako can meet and get to know someone born and raised in Angoon. It's where we make friends and share stories. For many immigrants, the ferry is the first taste of Alaska. The shipboard bar ...

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  17. State board closes two areas to commercial Dungeness crab fleetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Alaska's Board of Fish this month for the most part voted down proposed closures for commercial Dungeness crabbing around Southeast. However, the board during a meeting in Wrangell did support closed areas around Angoon and Hoonah.

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  18. Letter from the editorRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | Capital City Weekly

    ... and the arts - make her perfectly suited to the task. Next week, she'll be visiting the first place on her list, Angoon, where she'll check in with residents there about what's going on in their community. Other goals for the upcoming months are to ...

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  19. Walker, Mallott Sworn Into OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | APRN

    ... or silk ties. Whether we fish, or whether we work with your hands," Mallott said. "We can empathize. We can know from Angoon to Anaktuvuk Pass, to Anchorage, that we Alaskans can be one." Mallott concluded with a call to "rise as one," the motto at ...

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  20. Angoon trail crew links generations, culturesRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2014 | Capital City Weekly

    Deep inside Admiralty Island National Monument, the distinctive sound of hand tools at work reverberates off the ancient forest. There, on a boggy section of single-track trail outside the tribal community of Angoon, two men are building a bridge that does much more than simply cross 10 yards of boot-eating muck.

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