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House approves land-into-trust bills for tribes amid concerns about process
National | Politics | Trust
House approves land-into-trust bills for tribes amid concerns about process (July 14, 2017)
Despite a rocky couple of days on Capitol Hill for tribal interests, it wasn't all bad news this week for Indian Country.

Coquille Tribe surprised with collection of historic woven baskets
Arts & Entertainment
Coquille Tribe surprised with collection of historic woven baskets (April 5, 2017)
Three of the baskets are believed to more than a century old.

Laurie Monnes Anderson: Oregon tribes take lead on dental care
Health | Opinion
Laurie Monnes Anderson: Oregon tribes take lead on dental care (April 19, 2016)
American Indians face alarming oral health disparities, with rates of decay in children triple that of any population in the United States.

Non-Indian woman faces criticism over 'Pow Wow Fried' food truck
Business | National
Non-Indian woman faces criticism over 'Pow Wow Fried' food truck (April 18, 2016)
Signage for the new food truck features a teepee and a child in some sort of headdress.

Editorial: Coquille Tribe maintains tradition of sharing and caring
Opinion
Editorial: Coquille Tribe maintains tradition of sharing and caring (March 2, 2016)
Even though many Native groups are active and successful participants in the business world, Native American groups mold their enterprises following a world view different from Western Europeans.

Indian Country battles dental industry over dental health aides
Health | National
Indian Country battles dental industry over dental health aides (February 16, 2016)
Tribes in the Pacific Northwest are leading the way for dental health aide therapists after a successful effort in Alaska.

Coquille Tribe donates $100K to help college with health programs
Education | Health | Technology
Coquille Tribe donates $100K to help college with health programs (February 4, 2016)
The tribe is helping the Southwestern Oregon Community College build a new health and science technology building.

Congress returns to work and takes action on tribal measures
Law | National | Politics
Congress returns to work and takes action on tribal measures (September 21, 2015)
A bill to benefit an Alaska Native health corporation and another for the Navajo Nation are ready for President Barack Obama's signature.

Coquille Tribe to move ahead with long-delayed timber harvest
Business | Environment | Law
Coquille Tribe to move ahead with long-delayed timber harvest (September 16, 2015)
The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals rejected a challenge brought by environmental groups.

House Natural Resources Committee approves three tribal bills
Education | Law | Politics | Trust
House Natural Resources Committee approves three tribal bills (July 10, 2015)
All three bills were non-controversial and weren't the subject of any discussion during the markup session.

House Natural Resources Committee considers tribal bills at markup
Environment | Law | Politics | Trust
House Natural Resources Committee considers tribal bills at markup (July 6, 2015)
The bills address land, water and other issues for the Miami Nation, the Navajo and three tribes in Oregon.

Coquille Tribe completes acquisition of 3,200 acres of forestland
Environment
Coquille Tribe completes acquisition of 3,200 acres of forestland (May 28, 2015)
The Sek-wet-se Forest is part of the tribe's ancestral territory.

Coquille Tribe names executive at economic development entity
Business
Coquille Tribe names executive at economic development entity (May 27, 2015)
Judy Metcalf has worked on business, gaming and land-into-trust projects at the Coquille Economic Development Corporation.

Coquille Tribe hosts National Indian Timber Symposium in June
Environment | National
Coquille Tribe hosts National Indian Timber Symposium in June (May 21, 2015)
The Intertribal Timber Council organizes the annual event, set for June 8-1 at the Mill Casino Hotel and RV Park in Oregon.

House approves bill to address land issues for tribes in Oregon
Environment | Politics | Trust
House approves bill to address land issues for tribes in Oregon (December 12, 2014)
The bill benefits the Grand Ronde Tribes, the Coos, Lower Umpqua, and Siuslaw Tribes, the Cow Creek Band, the Siletz Tribes and the Coquille Tribe.

Bruce Anderson: Washington team name preserves stereotypes
Opinion | Sports
Bruce Anderson: Washington team name preserves stereotypes (September 15, 2014)
Bruce Anderson, a member of the Coquille Tribe who used to play for the Washington NFL team, isn't proud of the name he once supported.

At least 10 tribes adopt laws to recognize same-sex mariage
Law | National
At least 10 tribes adopt laws to recognize same-sex mariage (July 28, 2014)
The Coquille Tribe of Oregon was the first to go public with its equality marriage ordinance.

Coquille Tribe mourns passing of longtime Chief Kenneth Tanner
National
Coquille Tribe mourns passing of longtime Chief Kenneth Tanner (May 27, 2014)
Tribe is about to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its federal recognition.

George Wasson from Coquille Tribe remembered for knowledge
Education | Law | National
George Wasson from Coquille Tribe remembered for knowledge (March 21, 2014)
George Bundy Wasson, an elder from the Coquille Tribe who was killed on Wednesday, was remembered for his wealth of knowledge about Oregon's indigenous communities.

George Wasson, elder from Coquille Tribe, killed in crime spree
Law
George Wasson, elder from Coquille Tribe, killed in crime spree (March 20, 2014)
George Wasson, an elder from the Coquille Tribe of Oregon, was killed on Wednesday in a bizarre crime spree that ended in California with the death of the suspect.

Blog: How to pronounce the  'unique' name of   Coquille Tribe
Opinion
Blog: How to pronounce the 'unique' name of Coquille Tribe (May 10, 2013)
Another post on the pronunciation of the name of the Coquille Tribe in Oregon: A few mornings ago, the entertainment took the form of a couple different types of misspeaking....

Since You Asked: The correct pronunciation of Coquille  Tribe
National
Since You Asked: The correct pronunciation of Coquille Tribe (April 30, 2013)
Readers asks the correct pronunciation of the name of the Coquille Tribe in Oregon: So what's the deal with the Coquille tribe and how its name is pronounced? For years...

Editorial: Don't stir   racial animosity against Coquille  Tribe
Environment | Opinion | Politics
Editorial: Don't stir racial animosity against Coquille Tribe (February 24, 2012)
"Talk of a public vote on forest lands management is certainly premature and probably counterproductive. It threatens to stir up racial animosity and destroy an economic opportunity for Coos County....

Editorial: Work with Coquille  Tribe on timber management plans
Opinion
Editorial: Work with Coquille Tribe on timber management plans (July 6, 2011)
"Leadership sometimes requires making an unpopular decision. Coos County commissioners did the right thing last week, resisting pressure to torpedo a tribal logging project. The Coquille Indian Tribe has spent...

Coquille Tribe obtains controlling stake in high-tech business
Business
Coquille Tribe obtains controlling stake in high-tech business (May 10, 2011)
The Coquille Tribe of Oregon said it acquired a controlling stake in Perpetua Power Source Technologies, a firm that produces renewable energy components. The deal enables Perpetua to build an...

DOI approves     timber  management project for Coquille Tribe
Environment
DOI approves timber management project for Coquille Tribe (May 3, 2011)
The Coquille Tribe of Oregon won approval from the Interior Department for a pilot timber management project. The tribe will work with the Bureau of Land Management on the sale...

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