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Juneau Names Front and Seward Intersection Heritage Square None 
SHI to Sponsor Cultural Orientation Series for Educators None 
Kevin Wideman Named CEO of Koniag Government Services None 

Kevin Wideman Named CEO of Koniag Government Services

After 30 years of leading and growing several mid to large-sized government contracting organizations, Kevin Wideman has joined Koniag Government Services (KGS) as its new Chief Executive Officer.

Department of Energy to Fund Four Village Projects None 
Tlingit & Haida Awarded Grant for Tlingit Language Immersion Nest None 
Ephraim Froehlich Joins Walker-Mallott Administration None 
New Hires and Promotions at AHTNA, Inc. None 

New Hires and Promotions at AHTNA, Inc.

Ahtna, Inc. announced several new hires and promotions within its subsidiaries.

Fairbanks, Alaska Hosts Annual World Eskimo-Indian Olympics None 

Fairbanks, Alaska Hosts Annual World Eskimo-Indian Olympics

The annual World Eskimo-Indian Olympic Games (WEIO) will take place at the Carlson Center in Fairbanks from July 18 through 21, 2018. A four-day series of traditional Alaska Native athletic competitions, WEIO draws Native athletes and dancers from around the state, the United States, Canada and Greenland, as well as visitors, fans and media from around the globe.

Alutiiq Treasures Arrive From France None 

Alutiiq Treasures Arrive From France

The Alutiiq Museum received a shipment of rare ancestral objects from France’s Musée Bolougne-sur-Mer.

APICDA Board Announces New CEO None 

APICDA Board Announces New CEO

The board of Aleutian Pribilof Island Community Development Association announced that Luke Fanning, APICDA’s CFO will be taking over the Chief Executive Officer leadership role from Larry Cotter.