Kookesh-Jack started her position July 9. She has completed an intensive training program in Sitka and was informally sworn in as magistrate Sept. 20. She had her formal swearing in Oct. 16. Her father Sen. Albert Kookesh, left, performed the robing honors, joined by her family, including her mother Sally Kookesh, right, community members and court representatives.
PUBLISHED: 4:14 PM on Wednesday, October 31, 2007