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Sealaska regularly updates its website in order to keep shareholders informed of the most recent news. Topics are generally separated into two categories—corporate news and shareholder news—but topics can range from community meeting schedules to press releases announcing new Sealaska subsidiaries.

Below are the news articles from this year. To read older news, please visit our
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Photos With Santa Online

December 31, 2013
Download from Sealaska's Flickr PhotoStream  Read more...

Shareholder Stories

December 31, 2013
Learn more  Read more...

Sealaska Seeks Applicants for President and CEO

December 31, 2013
Deadline to submit February 28. 2014  Read more...

Sealaska Board Chair Will Step Down

December 31, 2013
Albert Kookesh will continue as director  Read more...

Sealaska Publishes Q4 Shareholder Newsletter

December 31, 2013
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Attention Juneau Native Artists

November 22, 2013
Native artist market on December 9  Read more...

Israel Shotridge

November 22, 2013
New art unveiled in Ketchikan  Read more...

Sealaska Announces December Distribution Totaling $11.7 million

November 15, 2013
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Sealaska President & CEO Meets with President Obama Prior to Tribal Nations Conference

November 14, 2013
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Alysha Guthrie on 2013 Elders & Youth Conference

October 30, 2013
Guthrie serves as Sealaska board youth advisor  Read more...

Sealaska President & CEO Announces Retirement

October 11, 2013
Chris McNeil, Jr. will continue through recruitment  Read more...

E-News: Sealaska President & CEO Announces Retirement

October 11, 2013
Message to Tribal Members Shareholders  Read more...

Twelve Semi-Finalists Announced for Path to Prosperity

October 04, 2013
Semi-finalists come for across Southeast  Read more...

Sealaska Pres. & CEO KINY Radio Interview

October 04, 2013
Hear the show by clicking here  Read more...

Sealaska Director Will Lead Maniilaq

October 01, 2013
Patrick Anderson selected  Read more...

Path to Prosperity Receives 59 Applications

September 26, 2013
Twelve semi-finalists will be announced September 30, 2013  Read more...

Sealaska Shareholders Re-Elected to Southeast Conference

September 25, 2013
Richard Peterson will serve as 2nd vice president  Read more...

The Young Brothers and Haida Culture

September 25, 2013
Did you get their story delivered to your in box?  Read more...

Meet the Young Brothers

September 25, 2013
Balance, Reciprocity and Respect  Read more...

Cedar Research Update

September 18, 2013
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Stephen Jackson Earns Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Award

September 17, 2013
Scholars will receive funding to attend graduate institutions  Read more...

Cultural Revitalization in Hydaburg

September 13, 2013
Efforts include art and language  Read more...

Sealaska Shareholder Earns Master of Science in Counseling

September 13, 2013
Elana Jimenez dedicates her career to advocating for youth  Read more...

Sealaska Vice Chair Resigns NAGPRA Review Committee

September 12, 2013
Rosita Worl will not seek another term as consensus member  Read more...

Sealaska Shareholder Retires from US Coast Guard

September 12, 2013
Dorothy Zura retires with a special flag ceremony held in her honor  Read more...

Sealaska's Natural Resources Benefits Southeast

August 30, 2013
Timber program supports jobs and cultural projects  Read more...

Sealaska Celebrates Shareholders Who are Living Native Values

August 30, 2013
Upholding Alaska Native Values  Read more...

Meet Kristi Skaflestad

August 29, 2013
Strengthening the community of Hoonah  Read more...

2013 Intern Program

August 29, 2013
Developing Our Youth  Read more...

Construction Begins on Walter Soboleff Center

August 01, 2013
Sealaska donates land to nonprofit SHI for cultural center location.  Read more...

New Southeast Business Competition Kicks Off

July 23, 2013
Learn more about Path to Prosperity.  Read more...

Gala Supports Haa Aaní Community Development Fund, Inc.

July 22, 2013
A program to support SE entrepreneurs and business owners.  Read more...

Sealaska Offers History and Values to Latseen Students

July 11, 2013
38 participate in session at Sealaska Plaza.  Read more...

Letter From Sealaska CEO/President Chris E. McNeil Jr.

July 02, 2013
Sealaska Announces Sale of Nypro Kánaak Joint Ventures.  Read more...

Sealaska Announces Sale of Nypro Kánaak Joint Ventures

July 01, 2013
Operational transformation of Sealaska continues.  Read more...

Recapping the 2013 Annual Meeting

June 25, 2013
Gunalchéesh Xunaa Káawu for welcoming us to your land.  Read more...

Sealaska Tribal Member Shareholders Convene for 2013 Annual Meeting

June 22, 2013
Shareholders re-elect incumbent directors.  Read more...

Join Live Webcast of Annual Meeting

June 19, 2013
Register with MySealaska.  Read more...

Begich Pleased with Sealaska Bill Progress

June 19, 2013
U.S. Senator Mark Begich issued a statement.  Read more...

Sealaska’s Land Bill Passes Unanimously and with Bipartisan Support out of Committee

June 18, 2013
42-year-old promise one step closer to fulfillment.  Read more...

Meet the Segundos

June 17, 2013
Sharing culture and heritage.  Read more...

Sealaska Early Bird Winners

June 12, 2013
Winners should expect to receive their payments in the mail next week.  Read more...

Sealaska Land Legislation Receives House Mark Up

June 12, 2013
H.R. 740 was the subject of a legislative mark up on June 12 before the House Committee on Natural Resources.   Read more...

Sealaska Land Legislation Resources

June 12, 2013
Click here to view maps and other resources.  Read more...

Interior Secretary Scheduled to Deliver First Indian Country Address

June 06, 2013
Address delivered at NCAI Mid-Year Conference.  Read more...

2013 Annual Meeting Update

June 05, 2013
Xunaa Káawu will host.  Read more...

Sealaska Land Legislation Progressing in 113th Congress

June 04, 2013
Sealaska’s Senate and House bills were recently heard by congressional subcommittees.   Read more...

Remembering Katie John

May 31, 2013
Subsistence advocate passes at 98.  Read more...

Hundreds Attend Shareholder Information Fairs

May 30, 2013
Learn more about fairs.  Read more...

Shareholder Serves as Valedictorian

May 30, 2013
Elizabeth Elaina Mattingly graduates with honors.  Read more...

Sealaska Launches MySealaska Online Interactive Tool

May 15, 2013
Sealaska unveiled its online, interactive web tool called MySealaska that allows users to interact with Sealaska via their own secure accounts.   Read more...

Sealaska Legislation Scheduled for House Hearing

May 13, 2013
H.R. 740 and H.R. 1306 will be presented to the committee on Thursday, May 16, 2013.  Read more...

Sealaska’s 2013 Proxy Now Online

May 10, 2013
Vote Online through new MySealaska tool.  Read more...

Sealaska 2012 Annual Report Published to Shareholders

May 10, 2013
Sealaska is Transforming.  Read more...

UPDATED: Sealaska 2013 Shareholder Fair Schedule

May 08, 2013
Schedule is updated. We look forward to seeing you!  Read more...

Sealaska Awards More Than $400,000 in Scholarships

May 08, 2013
Nearly 30 percent will fund Alaska schools.  Read more...

Administration Supports Objectives of Sealaska Land Legislation

April 27, 2013
The legislation would convey 70,000 acres in the Southeast Alaska region, the traditional homelands of the Tlingit, Haida and Tsimshian who represent more than 21,000 shareholders of Sealaska.  Read more...

Sealaska’s Legislation Has Support From Key Agencies

April 25, 2013
The land legislation, introduced by Senator Lisa Murkowski and co-sponsored by Senator Mark Begich, was the subject of a U.S. Senate hearing on April 25.  Read more...

Sealaska Leadership Speaks Out for Land Legislation

April 23, 2013
Land Legislation is scheduled for a U.S. Senate hearing on April 25.  Read more...

78th Annual Tribal Assembly

April 23, 2013
View videos of Sealaska leadership.  Read more...

Update on Sealaska Land Legislation

April 22, 2013
A hearing on S. 340, the Southeast Alaska Native Land Entitlement Finalization and Jobs Protection Act, is scheduled for April 25, 2013.  Read more...

78th Annual Tribal Assembly Begins Today

April 17, 2013
2013 Theme - "Hold Each Other Up".  Read more...

Sealaska Starts 2013 Timber Harvest Program with Ceremony

April 16, 2013
Timber program provides benefits across the region and state.  Read more...

Sealaska’s Land Legislation Scheduled for U.S. Senate Subcommittee Hearing

April 12, 2013
Senate hearing April 25th.  Read more...

Meet Tribal Member Shareholder Joe Zuboff

April 08, 2013
Our Past, Present and Future.  Read more...

Sealaska Director Honored Posthumously

April 03, 2013
Clarence Jackson Sr. recognized by Juneau Mayor.  Read more...

Sealaska Subsidiary President Will Offer Keynote Address at Annual Indian Expo

April 03, 2013
MBS President Jon Duncan will begin this years event.  Read more...

April 2013 Sealaska Distribution Approved by Directors

March 29, 2013
Distribution date scheduled for April 12, 2013.  Read more...

Richard Rinehart, Jr. Appointed to Sealaska Board

March 29, 2013
Rinehart fills a Board term that will end at the Sealaska annual meeting in 2013.  Read more...

US Senator to Hold Subsistence Hearings

March 29, 2013
Two public meetings planned in Alaska.  Read more...

First Vietnam Veterans Day Recognized in Alaska

March 29, 2013
Sealaska director and former State leader introduced first bill.  Read more...

Sealaska Subsidiary MBS Shareholder Management System Platform Used Across Alaska

March 25, 2013
Village corporation the latest to convert shareholder data to an integrated system.  Read more...

Support Passage of Sealaska Lands Bill

March 21, 2013
My Turn by Todd Antioquia.  Read more...

2013 Marks Centennial of Summiting Denali

March 21, 2013
First to reach the summit of Denali is ancestor of Sealaska shareholders.  Read more...

Deadline Extended for Filling Board Vacancy

March 15, 2013
Nominations Also Accepted.  Read more...

Sealaska Shareholder Co-Chairs Indian Biz Expo

March 13, 2013
Rocky Mountain Indian Chamber of Commerce hosts event.  Read more...

Attending Gold Medal Tournament?

March 13, 2013
Stop by the Sealaska booth.  Read more...

Sealaska Websites Offline for Scheduled Maintenance

March 11, 2013
Outage to occur Tuesday, March 12, 2013.  Read more...

Filling Sealaska Board Vacancy

March 08, 2013
Apply now. The Board of Directors will make a selection on March 29.  Read more...

Meet the Moler Family

March 04, 2013
Our Past, Present and Future.  Read more...

Congratulations to all the 2013 Women of Distinction Honorees

March 04, 2013
Jackie Martin honored as 2013 Woman of Distinction.  Read more...

Are You Looking For a Direct Deposit Form?

March 01, 2013
Click here to download form.  Read more...

Update on Sealaska Chair Albert Kookesh

February 27, 2013
Kookesh upgraded to fair condition, taking visitors.  Read more...

Sealaska Shareholder Nominated for the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program

February 26, 2013
Leadership: Education and Training  Read more...

Sealaska Accepting Applications for 2013-2014 Board Youth Advisor

February 22, 2013
Meet the current Board Youth Advisor.  Read more...

Sealaska Shareholder Receives National Advocacy Award

February 22, 2013
Diane Benson receives Bonnie HeavyRunner Tribal Victim Advocacy Award.  Read more...

Sealaska Scholarship Application Deadline Nears

February 22, 2013
Deadline is March 1, 2013  Read more...

Meet Marlene Johnson

February 20, 2013
Standing up for civil rights.  Read more...

Sealaska Board Chair Albert Kookesh Recovering In Anchorage

February 18, 2013
Continue reading.  Read more...

2013 State of the Indian Nations

February 15, 2013
NCAI president delivers annual report on Alaska Natives and American Indians.  Read more...

Senator Murkowski Introduces Bill to Finalize Land Selections for Southeast Alaska Natives

February 14, 2013
Legislation introduced in 113th Congress after no federal land bills advance in 112th Congress.  Read more...

Sealaska Shareholder Wins National Award

February 05, 2013
Nicholas Galanin awarded United States Artist fellowship.  Read more...

Remembering Clarence Jackson

February 01, 2013
Sealaska directors pay tribute to a giant.  Read more...

Sealaska Board Member Clarence Jackson Passes

January 31, 2013
Beloved traditional leader remembered.  Read more...

Shareholder Serves as Alaska State Coordinator for the Presidential Inaugural Committee

January 23, 2013
Michelle Meyer shares her perspective of presidential inauguration.  Read more...

Sealaska Board Youth Advisor Application Deadline is March 1

January 17, 2013
Sealaska Corporation is soliciting applications for the 2013-14 Youth Advisor position.   Read more...

Leadership: Education and Training

January 16, 2013
Meet Kendri Cesar.  Read more...

Does Sealaska Have a Good Mailing Address for Shareholders?

January 10, 2013
Learn more by clicking here.  Read more...

Miller House Residents Thank Sealaska for Christmas Wish List

January 09, 2013
Sealaska staff raises funds that made the holidays special.  Read more...

Sealaska Director Inducted into Alaska Business Hall of Fame

January 08, 2013
Byron Mallott joins three other Alaska leaders.  Read more...

IRS Requires Sealaska to Post Form 8937

December 26, 2012
Tax information concerning Sealaska 2012 distributions.  Read more...

Recent Article Discusses Sustainable Wood-Biomass Energy Systems

December 21, 2012
Locally available biomass can be an affordable, green energy alternative.  Read more...

2012 Photos With Santa Now Online

December 18, 2012
2012 Sealaska Photos with Santa are now available for download.   Read more...

2012 Sealaska Shareholder Holiday Information Fair a Success!

December 10, 2012
Sealaska tribal member shareholders participated in the 2012 Shareholder Holiday Information Fair in Juneau.   Read more...

2012 Shareholder Holiday Information Fair Will Start at 4:30 p.m. Today

December 07, 2012
The annual event is at the Centennial Hall Convention Center in Juneau, Alaska.  Read more...

Sealaska Land Management Case Study

December 06, 2012
Can thinning increase the rate of growth?  Read more...

First Alaska Native State Writer Laureate Appointed

November 29, 2012
Learn more about Nora Dauenhauer.  Read more...

Values in Action

November 27, 2012
Learn how values influence us.  Read more...

November 2012 eNewsletter Published

November 27, 2012
Sealaska has issued the latest edition of the eNewsletter to over 10,000 subscribers.  Read more...

Sealaska Announces December Distribution

November 02, 2012
Tribal member shareholders eligible for direct deposit will receive payment by December 6, 2012.  Read more...

Balance: Respect for Community and Self

October 25, 2012
Dr. Janice Sheufelt is a family physician.  Read more...

Justice Department Announces Policy on Use of Eagle Feathers

October 12, 2012
Members of federally recognized tribes can possess or use eagle feathers.  Read more...

Sealaska Ranks #14 in Top 49ers

October 09, 2012
Up from #15 ranking in 2011.  Read more...

Sealaska Publishes Q3 Newsletter

October 09, 2012
Updates on GOTV and land legislation.  Read more...

Free Rides to the Polls

October 01, 2012
October 2 and November 6, 2012.  Read more...

Juneau Voter Registration Rally Update

September 27, 2012
More joint collaboration and agenda.  Read more...

Do You Need to Register to Vote?

September 25, 2012
Register in any state.  Read more...

Voter Registration Event in Wrangell Successful

September 17, 2012
Still need to register?  Read more...

WCA and Sealaska Hold Voter Registration in Wrangell

September 13, 2012
Event at WCA office on 9.15.12.  Read more...

Sealaska Holds Outreach for Washington Shareholders

September 06, 2012
Great opportunity to update contact info and more.  Read more...

Sealaska and Central Council Join Forces
for GOTNV

August 23, 2012
Click here to read more.  Read more...

Sitka Tribe of Alaska Opposes Sheldon Jackson College Claim to Redoubt Bay

August 22, 2012
Tribe adopts resolution on August 15, 2012.  Read more...

Remembering Al Adams

August 15, 2012
Sealaska was sad to hear that former Senator Al Adams of Kotzebue passed.  Read more...

Sealaska Shareholder Earns Education Doctorate Degree

August 15, 2012
Click here to read more about Dr. Roxanna Banguis  Read more...

Sealaska Donates Logs to Southeast Cultural Projects

August 10, 2012
Six logs will support replicating totems and refurbishing a house screen.  Read more...

Sealaska Announces Terry Downes as Chief Operating Officer

August 06, 2012
Terry Downes begins his duties August 6, 2012.  Read more...

Sealaska and USFS Collaborate on Cedar Research

July 25, 2012
Research will provide data on where cedar successfully grows.  Read more...

Sealaska Timber Corporation Moves to New Ketchikan Office

July 23, 2012
STC a wholly owned subsidiary of Sealaska.  Read more...

Annual Meeting Webcast Now Live

June 23, 2012
Join the live webcast.  Read more...

Sealaska Holds 39th Annual Meeting in Juneau

June 23, 2012
Approximately 350 tribal member shareholders attend in person while over 400 attending via live webcast.  Read more...

Sealaska Counters Institute’s Claims Regarding Land Legislation

June 20, 2012
Sealaska President and CEO Chris E. McNeil Jr. recently sent the Geos Institute a letter.   Read more...

Sealaska Counters Leading Environmental Claims Regarding Land Legislation

June 20, 2012
Sealaska is appalled by organizations that are using biased and misleading statements.  Read more...

Sealaska 2012 Annual Meeting Held in Juneau

June 19, 2012
Learn about the live webcast.  Read more...

Southeast Alaska Native Leaders Met with SBA Officials

June 19, 2012
First time visit for SBA officials to learn and experience Southeast Alaska.  Read more...

U.S. House of Representatives Approve Omnibus Lands Package

June 19, 2012
Sealaska lands bill part of approved package.  Read more...

New Study Puts Economic Impact of Celebration 2012 at $2 Million

June 18, 2012
Event brought $1.1 million in new dollars to Juneau.  Read more...

Sealaska Q2 Newsletter Issued to Shareholders

June 14, 2012
Important election information included in printed newsletter.  Read more...

Sealaska Early Bird Winners

June 12, 2012
Click to read full list.  Read more...

Alaska State Legislature Recognized Sealaska Shareholders

June 12, 2012
Dr. Walter Soboleff, Rosita Worl, David Boxley Sr. and Russell Dick honored.  Read more...

First Annual Alaskan Oyster Festival a Big Success

June 12, 2012
Event showcases mariculture work by Haa Aani, LLC.  Read more...

Local Movers and Shakers

June 01, 2012
THRHA and Central Council make announcements.  Read more...

IRS Requires Sealaska to Post Form 8937

May 11, 2012
Tax information concerning Sealaska 2012 distributions.  Read more...

Sealaska’s 2012 Proxy Now Online

May 11, 2012
Sealaska’s proxy statement and proxy card for 2012 are now available online.  Read more...

Sealaska 2011 Annual Report Now Online

May 10, 2012
Sealaska’s annual report for 2011 is now available online.  Read more...

Sealaska 2012 Community Meeting Schedule

May 07, 2012
Click here to see complete 2012 meeting schedule.  Read more...

Sealaska Strengthens Alliance with NM Pueblo Tribes on Land Legislation and Develops New Markets for Alaska Native Art

April 28, 2012
Last week the All Indian Pueblo Council (AIPC) endorsed the finalization of Sealaska’s land legislation.  Read more...

Ed Thomas Re-elected as Central Council President for Two-Year Term

April 25, 2012
Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes concludes its 77th Annual Tribal Assembly.  Read more...

All Indian Pueblo Council Supports Final Land Entitlement for Alaska Natives

April 23, 2012
Tribal organization joins dozens nationwide who have shown support for the Southeast Alaska Native Land Entitlement and Jobs Protection Act.  Read more...

Sealaska 2012 Annual Meeting Held in Juneau

April 11, 2012
Thunder Mountain High School is the venue.  Read more...

Synergy Breaks Ground on Bureau of Prisons Project

April 11, 2012
Contract under SBA 8(a) program.  Read more...

Sealaska Announces April 2012 Distribution to Shareholders

April 06, 2012
Sealaska directors approved an April distribution to tribal member shareholders to be paid on or about April 12, 2012.  Read more...

Are You on the Lost Shareholders List?

April 03, 2012
What you should do if you are.  Read more...

Sealaska Publishes Q1 Shareholder Newsletter

April 03, 2012
First edition for 2012 in mailboxes.  Read more...

Update on Sealaska Timber Harvest Activity at Natzuhini River

April 02, 2012
Natzuhini basin conveyed to Sealaska in the early 1980s.  Read more...

Sealaska and Sitka Tribe of Alaska Work Together on Sacred Site Management

March 31, 2012
Umbrella agreement includes Sitka Tribe of Alaska, Sealaska Heritage Institute and Sealaska.  Read more...

Chief Son-i-Hat Whale House Restoration Project

March 27, 2012
Community of Kasaan comes together to protect indigenous Haida identity and values.  Read more...

Dispelling the land legislation’s urban legends around watersheds

March 15, 2012
People are talking about us.   Read more...

Sealaska President and CEO Issues Statement in Response to Audubon Alaska Report

February 29, 2012
Sealaska President and CEO Chris E. McNeil Jr. issued a statement in response to a report issued by Audubon Alaska.   Read more...

Two Tlingit Leaders Inducted into Alaska Women’s Hall of Fame

February 29, 2012
Rosita Worl and Irene Sparks Rowan.  Read more...

Sealaska Extends Deadline for 2012-2013 Youth Board Advisor Application

February 21, 2012
Deadline to submit completed applications Friday March 30, 2012.  Read more...

2012 Nominee’s Packet Now Available for Shareholders

February 09, 2012
The Sealaska 2012 Board of Directors Nominee Packet is available to request or download.   Read more...

Sealaska Lands Manager Appointed to Big Game Commercial Services Board

February 03, 2012
Michele Metz will serve two-year term.  Read more...

Sealaska Will Contribute Twelve Logs Towards Shakes Island Renovation Project

February 03, 2012
Wrangell comes together to support revitalization of culture and community.  Read more...

Sealaska Land Management Overview

January 27, 2012
Striving to be good stewards through responsible management.  Read more...

Sealaska Shareholder Appointed to North Pacific Research Board

January 26, 2012
Sealaska is pleased to announce the recent appointment of Mike Miller to the North Pacific Research Board.  Read more...

Haa Aani, LLC President & CEO Recognized as Top Forty Under 40

January 25, 2012
Russell Dick named to distinguished list by Alaska Journal of Commerce.  Read more...

Haa Aaní, LLC Community Cultural Carving Program

January 20, 2012
Program upholding Northwest Coast art and inspiring new carvers.  Read more...

January 2012 eNewsletter Published

January 20, 2012
Sealaska has issued the latest edition of the eNewsletter to nearly 10,000 subscribers.   Read more...

Sealaska Publishes 4th Quarter Shareholder Newsletter for 2011

January 20, 2012
Sealaska publishes a quarterly newsletter highlighting current activities and announcements.   Read more...

Tsimshian Totem Pole Unveiled at National Museum of the American

January 20, 2012
Tsimshian carver David Boxley and son David Boxley Jr. carve 22-foot totem.  Read more...

The City of Kake Celebrates 100th Anniversary

January 18, 2012
View pictures of the event.  Read more...

IRS Requires Sealaska to Post Form 8937

January 17, 2012
Tax information concerning Sealaska 2011 distributions.  Read more...

Sealaska Will Discuss Land Legislation With Wrangell Community

January 09, 2012
Public meeting held Monday, January 9, 2012, at the Nolan Center.  Read more...

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