On September 7, 20220, the Juneau Empire printed the story, “Chipping away the past: Dugout canoe means healing for Angoon.” The article, which was written by Clarise Larson provided an update on The Canoe Project that is being co-sponsored by Kootznoowoo, Inc. and the Kootznoowoo Educational & Cultural Foundation and features Master Carver Wayne Price. CLICK HERE to view the article on the Juneau Empire website

Ralph “Chico” Bierely

K-Plaza Building Maintenance Manager

Chico serves as a jack-of-all-trades for the corporation. His main responsibility is overseeing the maintenance and upkeep of the K-Plaza building. However, he provides additional support when needed on a variety of projects. He is based in Juneau.