February 21, 2013 | Vol. 39, No. 8

Petersburg celebrates Elizabeth Peratrovich

Despite the rain and cold, Petersburg residents gathered Saturday to celebrate Elizabeth Peratrovich, a civil rights activist who worked on behalf of equality for Alaska Natives.

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Shelly Pope
Saturday’s rainy parade honoring Elizabeth Peratrovich.

Peratrovich was credited with advocacy that gained the passage of th...

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