Legislation to protect ancestral and sacred tribal lands is gaining steam on Capitol Hill.
The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals will be hearing arguments in a dispute between the Swinomish Tribe and rail company in Washington state.
The Swinomish Tribe has turned a tragedy into triumph with the opening of a substance abuse treatment center in Washington.
The Swinomish Tribe will be providing a comprehensive set of services at its new substance abuse treatment center in Washington.
The Swinomish of Washington produced a climate adaptation plan two years before the state. Now it’s a template for all of Indian Country.
Coast Salish people did not only harvest shellfish from the wild, but they actively managed beaches into productive clam beds to ensure a dependable food source.
The Swinomish Tribe has won another ruling in a lawsuit that seeks to stop the transport of crude oil through its reservation in Washington.
Shortly after President Trump’s announcement about climate change, four Native Nations announced their plans to support the Paris agreement.
The didgwálič Wellness Center would provide a wide range of services for people who are addicted to opioids.
Chairman Brian Cladoosby: 'Our people have been fighting for this since 1873.'
Doing more with less is part of the operating framework at tribal health facilities, nonprofits that operate health clinics for a Native community, and, even for the Indian Health Service.
The 96-car train carrying crude oil derailed in the usual and accustomed fishing grounds of the Columbia River treaty tribes.
The American Dental Association won't fight a new dental health aide therapist program started by the Swinomish Tribe of Washington.
Anti-Indian sentiments are once again surfacing in Washington as fishermen clash with tribes over their treaty-protected rights.
Tribes in the Pacific Northwest are leading the way for dental health aide therapists after a successful effort in Alaska.
The four tribes in Washington say the Trans Mountain pipeline threatens their treaty protected rights and could lead to more oil spills in the Salish Sea.
Chairman Brian Cladoosby said the tribe was taking action in order to improve oral health care among Native Americans.
Thomas J. Schlicker admitted that he stole more than $33,000 from the tribe by directing funds to a secret bank account.
Nearly 200 landowners on the reservation in Washington have received offers under the Land Buy-Back Program for Tribal Nations.
Thomas J. Schlicker, who served as police chief for 17 years, admitted that he stole more than $30,000.
Current law might prevent the Indian Health Service from investing in better oral health care delivery; but it does not say anything about a tribal health program.
The chairman of the Swinomish Tribe of Washington promises to unite tribes as they advance their interests across the nation.
A federal judge ordered the state to fix more than 800 culverts that prevent salmon from returning to usual and accustomed tribal fishing places.
The Bureau of Indian Affairs and the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals have affirmed that state and local governments cannot impose taxes on Indian land.
The complaint accuses BNSF Railway of breaking an agreement by shipping large amounts of Bakken crude through the tribe's lands without permission.
Federal authorities say Thomas J. Schlicker stole more than $30,000 between 2008 and 2014.
Elderly and young members had trouble breathing due to strange odors from the Shell refinery and some ended up in the hospital.
The Squaxin Island Tribe and the Swinomish Tribe will facilitate outreach and education.
Leaders of four Washington oppose energy pipeline that would run from British Columbia to the Salish Sea.
NPR interviews Brian Cladoosby, the chairman of the Swinomish Tribe of Washington who was recently elected president of the National Congress of American Indians.
Oregon Public Broadcasting reports on a victory for the Swinomish Tribe in a water dispute in Washington.
Brian Cladoosby, the chairman of the Swinomish Tribe of Washington, is running for president of the National Congress of American Indians.
Tribes in Washington are joining a coalition to fight a coal export project. The Swinomish Indian Tribal Community, the Tulalip Tribes and the Lummi Nation are part of the Leadership...
Newspaper calls on Swinomish Tribe to drop a lawsuit over the excavation of a burial site: The Swinomish Indian Tribe is seeking $9 million from City of Oak Harbor after...
"Washington state’s Swinomish tribe faces a water rights battle in the Skagit River basin, the likes of which we have seen before. It’s reminiscent of the dispute that broke out...
The Swinomish Indian Tribal Community of Washington is hosting hundreds of paddlers from tribes in the U.S. and First Nations in Canada this week. Starting today, more than 100 canoes...
Robert Joe Jr., a former chairman of the Swinomish Tribal Community in Washington, died on Wednesday. He was 73. Joe served 18 years as chairman. Overall, he spent 26 years...