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Sealaska bill going before Senate lands panel

The revised Sealaska land bill will have its first Senate hearing on Thursday. more

Spring Sealaska dividends total $12 million

Sealaska Plaza in Juneau, headquarters of the Southeast regional Native corporation.

Sealaska’s approximately 21,000 shareholders will get their spring dividends around April 12th. Sealaska’s Board of Directors approved the distribution at a meeting today at its Juneau headquarters. more

New Sealaska land bills introduced in Congress

Sealaska Plaza in Juneau, headquarters of the Southeast regional Native corporation.

Alaska’s congressional delegation today introduced new Sealaska land-selection bills. Both would turn about 70,000 acres of the Tongass National Forest over to Sealaska, the regional Native corporation for Southeast Alaska. more

Sealaska files response to SJ Redoubt claim

Sealaska Corporation has formally responded to Sheldon Jackson College Trustees’ claim to a popular fishing area near Sitka. more

Sealaska counters Sheldon Jackson’s Redoubt claims

Sealaska Plaza, the regional Native corporation's Juneau headquarters. Sealaska selected the Redoubt Falls area under the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act more than 35 years ago.

Sealaska says it’s the better party to take ownership of Redoubt Falls. Sheldon Jackson College trustees are advancing their claim to 160 acres in the area, but the corporation says it should be Native land. more

Sealaska defaults on part of California casino land

Sealaska has lost some its California casino land to foreclosure. But the regional Native corporation says it won’t hinder the project. more

Sealaska fields questions from Assembly, public

Three executives from Sealaska Corporation spent more than two hours in front of the Sitka Assembly last night, taking questions from Assembly members and citizens. The discussion surrounded the regional native corporation’s controversial land selection legislation, as well as separate plans to select land around Redoubt Falls – a popular subsistence fishing location south of Sitka. more