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Archived Front Stories Slaska - October 22, Ketchikan: Lack of Quorum Ends Contentious KIC Tribal Council Meeting - For the fourth time since July the Ketchikan Indian Community Tribal Council met Tuesday night in a special session to attempt to resolve contentious issues revolving around a former employee's claims of wrongful termination that occurred over two years ago.

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Adopted this 23rd day of February, Clarence Jackson, Chair. Archived Front Stories According to information provided by KIC, the meeting was a Fiscal Year and budget strategy session to seek an end to the chronic under-funding of the Indian Health Service. Now for the first time ever, poles will be carved to honor the totem pole carvers - the preservers of the history.

Saturday - March 27, - am. It was 10 years ago that Alaska's Tribes began organizing to develop the "Alaska Tribal Health Compact" in order to own, operate and manage tribal health care. Throughout the ages, cultural histories have been celebrated and preserved ketchijan the masterful hands of the carvers.

Family, friends, co-workers, tribal organizations and Native corporations ed in the celebration at the Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall on October 7, Whereas, the Southeast Alaska Native Educators Association has endorse dissemination of the Southeast Alaska Tribal Resource Atlas for ketchiakn purpose of improving education programs for our people.

To commemorate this anniversary, a gathering of tribal health organization board members, tribal leaders, health directors and others met to provide a forum for the exchange of current information in key areas of importance related ketchioan Alaska Native health.

Senator Lisa Murkowski of Alaska announced Sunday she has gained bipartisan backing in an effort to provide long overdue recognition to two leaders of Alaska's Native civil rights movement - Elizabeth Wanamaker Peratrovich and her husband Roy Peratrovich. Wednesday - September 29, Ketchikan: Mescalero performers go north to Alaska By Sandy Suggitt - All women of Bangor Mescalero students went kayaking and saw seals, whales and hundreds of eagles this summer - during a cultural exchange trip to Alaska.

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One purpose of the dinner was to welcome the carvers. Tuesday - August 17, Ketchikan: First Ever Gathering of Master Carvers in Alaska; Carvers to be honored in a way that comes from the heart - An event of a historical magnitude will be taking place in Ketchikan this week - a first time ever letchikan of master carvers. Friday - October 22, Ketchikan: Lack of Quorum Ends Contentious KIC Tribal Council Meeting - For the fourth time since July the Ketchikan Indian Community Tribal Council met Tuesday night in a special session to attempt to resolve contentious issues ntive around a former employee's claims of wrongful termination that occurred over two years ago.

Last month Murkowski proposed to posthumously grant a Congressional gold medal to honor their contributions to the nation's civil rights effort. The purposes of the MOU are to: 1 Define the essential components of the Alaska Tribal Health System and their interrelationships; 2 Define the commitments of participants to continue and enhance the unique tribal cooperation and coordination regarding health services that have developed in Alaska, and; mative To ensure that all Alaska Natives have access to a comprehensive, integrated, tribally-controlled health care delivery system for mutual massage tucson improvement of the health and well-being of Alaska native peoples.