Tag Archives: sealaska

Sealaska land-selection bill passes Congress

Sealaska Plaza is the regional Native corporation's Juneau headquarters. Officials say winter dividends will be paid around Dec. 5. (Heather Bryant/KTOO)A bill transferring 70,000 acres of the Tongass National Forest to Sealaska has passed Congress. It's attached to a defense-spending act, which is on its way to the President’s desk.

Sealaska closes Kake satellite office

Kake, in central Southeast Alaska, lost three jobs when Sealaska subsidiary Managed Business Solutions closed its satellite office last month.A Sealaska subsidiary has closed its office in Kake, laying off three people. That's because Colorado-based Managed Business Solutions lost a large contract.

New Sealaska leaders promise growth, changes

Sealaska CEO Anthony Mallott recently announced subsidiary Managed Business Solutions had closed its Kake office. In all, 40 percent of the company’s 200 employees were laid off.Sealaska’s new board chairman and CEO say the regional Native corporation is gearing up for growth. They’re following a direction set by their predecessors. But they promise some changes.

Critics question Sealaska ballot

Sealaska Plaza, the corporation's Juneau headquarters.Four Sealaska board of directors candidates say the corporate balloting process violates a recent court ruling. Sealaska says it doesn't.

Update: Sealaska reports $35 million loss

Sealaska Plaza is the regional Native corporation's Juneau headquarters. Officials say winter dividends will be paid around Dec. 5. (Heather Bryant/KTOO)Southeast Alaska’s regional Native corporation says it had a net loss of $35 million last year.

Mallott: ‘It’s a good time for leadership to change to some degree’

Byron Mallott, right, mingles with visitors at the open house of his campaign headquarters in Juneau. Mallott will leave Sealaska’s board of directors next month to concentrate of his race for governor. (Lisa Phu/KTOO)How's a candidate for governor changing Sealaska regional Native corporation's board race?

Shareholder slate challenges Sealaska incumbents

Sealaska Plaza, the corporation's Juneau headquarters.A slate of shareholders with business backgrounds is trying to unseat four incumbents on Sealaska’s board of directors.

Update: Sealaska dividends include no earnings

Sealaska CEO Chris McNeil Jr. addresses Juneau's Native Issues Forum April 2, 2014. The corporation's spring distribution includes no operating revenue. (Ed Schoenfeld/CoastAlaska)The Sealaska regional Native corporation does not appear to be making much – if any – money.

Wed Jan 22, 2014

Sitka man sentenced to four years for drunk driving and auto theft. Sealaska looks for youth advisor. Coast Guard monitors sunken tug boat near Wrangell. Forest Service sets up board to rewrite Tongass management plan.

Sealaska seeks new board youth adviser

Sealaska Plaza, left, in Juneau is home to the regional Native corporation’s headquarters. Winter dividends will be sent out or deposited starting Dec. 6. (Casey Kelly/KTOO)Sealaska is looking for a young shareholder to take a seat on its board of directors.