Tag Archives: sealaska

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. more

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. more

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. more

Sealaska board chairman Kookesh to leave post

Outgoing Sealaska Board Chairman Albert Kookesh addresses Native leaders during a 2011 issues forum. (Ed Schoenfeld/CoastAlaska)

Albert Kookesh is stepping down as board chairman for Sealaska, the regional Native corporation for Southeast. He’ll leave the post at the same time Sealaska CEO Chris McNeil retires. more

Democratic candidate Mallott visits Sitka

Democratic candidate for Governor Byron Mallott called Sitka his "second home" on a campaign stop at the ANB Hall on December 18. (KCAW photo/Rachel Waldholz)

Democratic candidate for governor Byron Mallott visited Sitka on Wednesday night. He discussed his opposition to SB21, expressed support for the Sealaska land bill, and reminisced about time spent in Sitka. more

Sealaska dividends total close to $12 million

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)

Most Sealaska shareholders will get a $713 check or direct deposit in about two weeks. more

Competition targets Southeast entrepreneurs

Haa Aani CEO Russell Dick, left, listens as The Nature Conservancy Southeast Director Norman Cohen talks about the Path to Prosperity competition.

A Southeast Alaska Native corporation and a conservation group are combining forces to try to spur sustainable regional development. more

Update: Sealaska bill passes Senate committee

Alaska Senator Lisa Murkowski’s version of the Sealaska lands bill has passed out of its only committee of referral. more

Sealaska, Sitka Tribe sign Redoubt Falls agreement

Redoubt MOA_250

Sealaska and the Sitka Tribe have reached an agreement on the management of Redoubt Lake Falls — when, and if, the property is ever conveyed by the federal government. Representatives from both organizations met in a signing ceremony Friday afternoon (6-14-13) in Sitka. more

Sealaska land bills back before Congress

A smaller, stopgap Sealaska land bill is on the back burner – at least for now. But the full measure is scheduled for markup during a congressional hearing this week. more