Local News
3:53 pm
Fri October 24, 2014

2014 AFN Broadcast Audio: AFN President & CEO Julie Kitka

AFN President & CEO, Julie Kitka's speech to AFN convention on Thursday morning October 23, 2014.

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Local News
12:37 am
Thu October 23, 2014

10/23/14 - A look back at Elders and Youth, and ahead to Alaska Federation of Natives Convention

A look back at the 3-day Elders and Youth Conference

Delvin Anderstrom, of Yakutat, gave a keynote address after Elder Fred John gave his. Anderstrom's  nine-minute address was given in the Tlingit language, a rare achievement for a 17-year-old. He says some ideas are best communicated in their original language.

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Local News
12:49 am
Wed October 22, 2014

10/22/14 - Gov. Sean Parnell fires three top National Guard leaders

"Scathing" report leads to Alaska National Guard firings

Three leaders of the Alaska National Guard have been fired from their positions. The removal of Brig. Generals Catherine Jorgensen and Donald Wenke, and Col. Edith Grunwald was announced Monday night. Gov. Sean Parnell says the firings are related to the results of an investigation by the National Guard Bureau's Office of Complex Investigations, which were  released in September. The report described cronyism, fraud, and the mishandling of sexual assault cases.

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3:19 pm
Tue October 21, 2014

AFN Live Webcast

AFN Live Video Stream


Each year, the AFN Convention is broadcast live statewide by GCI and via live webcast right here on AFN’s website.

Live streaming will begin on October 23rd at 8:30am and will feature running coverage of the AFN Convention in Anchorage, accompanied by a live chat.

We hope you’ll also join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter too using hashtag #AFN2014 #RiseAsOne #AKNativeVote.

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