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  1. Youth fishing events to be held around SoutheastRead the original story

    Wednesday May 25 | Capital City Weekly

    The Tongass National Forest, partner agencies, groups, businesses, and local volunteers are sponsoring youth fishing events throughout Southeast. No experience is needed to participate in these events.

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  2. Every Kid in a Park: Glacier Bay hosts fourth graders from across SoutheastRead the original story

    Wednesday May 25 | Capital City Weekly

    Forty fourth graders with their teachers and chaperones descended on Glacier Bay National Park on May 13. The kids came from Angoon, Klukwan, Hoonah and Gustavus for a special Every Kid in a Park centennial celebration. In the park, they went on cultural tours and sensory hikes, took a long lunch on the sandy beach and learned about National Park Service careers.

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  3. CorrectionRead the original story

    Wednesday May 18 | Capital City Weekly

    In an article on the canoe expansion in Hoonah in the April 13-19 edition of the Capital City Weekly, the name of a man who led a prayer in Tlingit was written incorrectly.

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  4. From a log to a dugoutRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    On a recent Tuesday in Hoonah, community members and carvers stood near the canoe carving shelter Yaakw Kahidi, arranging large black, porous rocks beneath huge, burning logs. In front of them lay the dugout canoe four Haines carvers - lead carver Wayne Price, along with apprentices James Hart, Zack James, and son Steven Price - had been working on for months.

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  5. Tidal Echoes features Rofkar, Jensen in 2016Read the original story

    Apr 13, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    The newest issue of Southeast Alaska's undergraduate-led literary and arts journal launches April 15, and features Ravenstail and spruce root basket weaving, thoughts on motherhood and the wild in Tracy Arm, and writing and art from around Southeast Alaska. "It was humbling and also a complete delight, and it's been such fun to work with the Tidal Echoes staff on this project," she wrote in an email.

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  6. Vera Starbard receives three-year Perseverance residencyRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    Alaska Native playwright Vera Starbard, who wrote "Our Voices Will be Heard," produced this winter at Perseverance Theatre in Juneau, and in Hoonah and Anchorage, has received a three-year grant, through Perseverance, from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. She will join Perseverance staff and fulfill a three-play commission for Perseverance Theatre during her residency, each focused on Alaska Native topics and issues.

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  7. Who we are: New managing editor & Design wizardRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    I've loved my job as staff writer for the Capital City Weekly over the last two and a half years. I've been lucky enough to travel to Yakutat, Tenakee Springs, Sitka, Hoonah, Haines, Kake, Skagway, Gustavus, Angoon, Ketchikan, and other towns around Southeast Alaska to meet fascinating people doing really cool things - and then to share those people and those things with you.

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  8. Hoonaha s new cruise ship dockRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    Johanna Dybdahl, cultural supervisor at Icy Strait Point, took the Capital City Weekly on a tour of Icy Strait Point's completed dock and under-construction Adventure Center and Duck Point Smokehouse during a March visit to Hoonah. The issue of where the dock would be built was a contentious one two years ago.

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  9. Going homeRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    "The Creator told me to create a healing dugout and a healing totem," he said. He gestured to the wood chips piled at least two feet deep around the 40-foot dugout in Hoonah.

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  10. Annual Innovation Summit shows the opportunity of economic crisisRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    The state's fiscal crisis is no tiny problem. Oil prices are volatile, reserves are depleting and the state is facing a financial deficit.

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  11. X na Shuk Hit nears completionRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    It's been years of planning, years of carving, and centuries of absence, but Xna Shuk Hit, the tribal house under construction in Glacier Bay National Park, is in its final stages. At the end of this summer, the clans forced out of Glacier Bay by an advancing glacier will make a ceremonial return.

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  12. Bright moments of 2015: JuneauRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2015 | Capital City Weekly

    This annual feature, which formerly appeared in the Juneau Empire's Arts section, is designed to celebrate creativity in all its forms. Each of the following lists of five memorable moments from 2015 presents just a tiny slice of the whole picture, as viewed through the words of one community member.

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  13. SHI to sponsor workshop on art and mathRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2015 | Capital City Weekly

    The class will be taught by master Tsimshian artist David R. Boxley, who worked on the house front in the Walter Soboleff Building. The house front is one of three monumental pieces installed at the facility.

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  14. Movie guideRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2015 | Capital City Weekly

    "Of Men and War" -- Wednesday Nov. 11, and Saturday. Nov. 14. Synopsis: Anger consumes a squad of combat vets years after they return from the front.

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  15. The faces behind the findingsRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2015 | Capital City Weekly

    In October, Capital City Weekly's Mary Catharine Martin reported on an impressive region-wide effort to document and understand the effects of environmental change across Southeast Alaska. This study is facilitated by the U.S. Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station, Juneau Forestry Sciences Laboratory and Sitka Conservation Society in collaboration with the rural communities of Hoonah, Yakutat, Angoon, Kake, Klawock and Kasaan.

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  16. Haa saax' , haa latseenRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2015 | Capital City Weekly

    Salmon streams, herring hotspots, and points, islands and settlements around Southeast Alaska have carried Tlingit names for thousands of years. For dozens of recent ones, a team of culture-bearers and academics have worked both to remember and restore them.

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  17. Wings of Alaska sold to Gustavus-based Fjord Flying ServicesRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2015 | Capital City Weekly

    SeaPort Airlines, the Portland-based commuter airline that formerly owned Wings of Alaska, sold the company to Fjord Flying Services, an air charter company based out of Gustavus. To the outside observer, the change in ownership will hardly be noticeable.

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  18. Heroes in our homelandRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2015 | Capital City Weekly

    The annual conference of the Alaska Federation of Natives took place last week in Anchorage. Attendees talked about suicide, which disproportionately affects Alaska Natives.

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  19. Climate change and glacial uplift in Southeast's rural communitiesRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2015 | Capital City Weekly

    Climate change is already affecting the way Southeast Alaska's Native communities harvest and gather traditional foods, according to a recent Forest Service Pacific Northwest Research Station study. The study paired both social and physical sciences, analyzing how climate change and glacial uplift are impacting the land, and how those changes affect the people that live there.

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  20. Hoonaha s new brewery focuses on localsRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2015 | Capital City Weekly

    This is the second week I get to write about a new brewery. Last week, I was happy to cover the Sept.

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