Helene Bennett Promoted to Tribal Operations & Self Governance Manager
JUNEAU, AK—Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska (Tlingit & Haida) announced the promotion of Helene Bennett to Tribal Operations & Self Governance Manager. Helene previously served as the Executive Assistant to Tlingit & Haida’s Chief Operating Officer (COO) Ken Truitt.
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How to Fix an Earthquake in Four Days
At 8:30 a.m. on November 30, Alaskans were shaken by a 7.0 magnitude earthquake that hit about eight miles north of Anchorage. Just minutes after the earth stopped rumbling, photos and videos started circulating on social media depicting the damage in and around the area. Days after the earthquake, more photos started making the rounds, now showing side-by-side comparisons between impacted infrastructure and roads and repairs already made. How did things improve so quickly?