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Sitka Tribe sues state of Alaska over management of subsistence fishery
Sitka Tribe sues state of Alaska over management of subsistence fishery (February 20, 2019)

The Sitka Tribe is seeking Indian Country's support as it seeks to protect the herring fishery in southeast Alaska.


Alaska shuts down herring fishery after request from Sitka Tribe
Alaska shuts down herring fishery after request from Sitka Tribe (March 29, 2016)

Chairman Mike Baines said the egg gathering season was one of the worst in recent history.


Sitka Tribe asks FBI to consider racial bias in arrest of student
Sitka Tribe asks FBI to consider racial bias in arrest of student (November 24, 2015)

An 18-year-old Native student was undressed and repeatedly hit with a stun gun by police officers in Sitka, Alaska.


Native Sun News: Native landowners square off against Sitka Tribe
Native Sun News: Native landowners square off against Sitka Tribe (July 6, 2012)

The following story was written and reported by Talli Nauman, Native Sun News Health & Environment Editor. All content © Native Sun News. A striking view from the bay of...


KCAW: Sitka Tribe still worried about commercial fish harvest
KCAW: Sitka Tribe still worried about commercial fish harvest (May 1, 2012)

"This year’s lower-than-expected herring harvest has renewed calls from the Sitka Tribe of Alaska to change the fishery. The Tribe has long expressed worries about the amount of fish taken...


KCAW: Sitka Tribe signs agreement to manage sacred sites
KCAW: Sitka Tribe signs agreement to manage sacred sites (April 3, 2012)

"The Sitka Tribe of Alaska has reached a deal to manage sacred sites near Sitka. Five of the sites are already owned by Sealaska Corporation. And the deal for tribal...


KCAW: Sitka Tribe bringing attention to 'excessive' fishing
KCAW: Sitka Tribe bringing attention to 'excessive' fishing (March 28, 2012)

"The commercial herring fleet remains on two-hour notice today. Aerial and vessel surveys north of town showed little change in herring activity on Tuesday. No samples were taken Tuesday, but...


KCAW: Sitka Tribe of Alaska  hires  a full-time general manager
KCAW: Sitka Tribe of Alaska hires a full-time general manager (January 20, 2012)

"The interim general manager at the Sitka Tribe of Alaska can settle into his office. The Tribal Council hired Ted Wright as the full-time general manager at a meeting last...


KCAW: Sitka Tribe consulted about discovery of remains at site
KCAW: Sitka Tribe consulted about discovery of remains at site (November 18, 2011)

"Contractors working in the basement of KCAW discovered human remains in late October. The remains are believed to be old, and likely predate the 103-year-old building that houses the station....


KCAW: Sitka Tribe expands operation   at new      tannery building
KCAW: Sitka Tribe expands operation at new tannery building (September 7, 2011)

"The Sitka Tribe of Alaska’s tannery is up and running in its own building, at the far end of Halibut Point Road. And now that the business has bought a...


KCAW: Sitka Tribe meets NPS to discuss future of cultural center
KCAW: Sitka Tribe meets NPS to discuss future of cultural center (August 5, 2011)

"National Park officials were in Sitka this week to meet with the Sitka Tribe of Alaska. The two governments are attempting to forge a partnership that would keep a cultural...