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Filed Under: Opinion
Zoltán Grossman: Cowboy Indian Alliance rides in Washington (04/23)
It’s not everyday you see cowboys helping to set up a tipi encampment, but that’s what is happening this week on the National Mall.

Filed Under: Opinion
Wendell George: Little Joe connects with his tribal heritage (04/22)
Wendell George, a member of the Colville Confederated Tribes of Washington, shares the story of Little Joe.

Filed Under: National | Politics
DOI Secretary Sally Jewell delivers keynote at tribal summit (04/22)
Interior Secretary Sally Jewell will deliver the keynote at a tribal summit in Washington this week.

Filed Under: Cobell | National
DOI looks to spend $2.55M on Makah Nation land buy-back (04/21)
As part of the Land Buy-Back Program for Tribal Nations, the Interior Department plans to spend $2.55 million on Makah Nation in Washington.

Filed Under: Environment
Quinault Nation to reopen lake on reservation to non-Indians (04/16)
The Quinault Nation of Washington will reopen a lake on the reservation to non-Indians.

Filed Under: Environment | Law
Lummi Nation argues for treaty fishing rights in disputed areas (04/15)
The Lummi Nation asked the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals to recognize its treaty rights in a disputed area of Washington.

Filed Under: Cobell | National
DOI extends $1.2M in offers to Makah Reservation landowners (04/15)
The Interior Department has extended another $1.2 million in offers to landowners on the Makah Nation in Washington.

Filed Under: Law | Trust
Judge won't force Puyallup Tribe to comply with IRS levy request (04/14)
The Puyallup Tribe of Washington has prevailed in a taxation dispute with the Internal Revenue Service.

Filed Under: Environment
Quileute Nation holds annual Welcoming the Whales ceremony (04/11)
The Quileute Tribe of Washington held its 7th annual Welcoming the Whales ceremony this morning.

Filed Under: Environment
KPLU: Stillaguamish Tribe monitors fish after deadly mudslide (04/11)
The Stillaguamish Tribe of Washington is monitoring fish runs to determine whether there are any impacts from a deadly mudslide.

Filed Under: Environment | National
KUOW: Billy Frank Jr. still fighting for salmon and treaty rights (04/11)
Billy Frank Jr., the chairman of the Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission, is still fighting for salmon and treaty rights, decades after the fish wars in Washington.

Filed Under: National
BIA announces approval of four tribal HEARTH Act applications (04/10)
The Bureau of Indian Affairs announced approvals of four more applications under the HEARTH Act.

Filed Under: Opinion
Jeromy Sullivan: Port Gamble S'Klallam Tribe continues to survive (04/07)
Jeromy Sullivan, the chairman of the Port Gamble S'Klallam Tribe, discusses how relocation affected the S'Klallam way of life.

Filed Under: Business | Law | National
Suquamish Tribe asserts right to determine policy on marijuana (04/07)
The Suquamish Tribe of Washington is asserting authority over the growth, sale and distribution of marijuana on the reservation.

Filed Under: Environment | Opinion
Billy Frank: Treaty tribes eye tough water standards in Washington (03/31)
Billy Frank Jr., the chairman of the Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission, presses for strong water quality standards in Washington.

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