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House approves land-into-trust bills for tribes amid concerns about process
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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.

Cow Creek Band gives tribal name to coffee roasting production company
Business
Cow Creek Band gives tribal name to coffee roasting production company (July 13, 2017)
The Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Tribe of Indians has entered the coffee industry.

Senate Committee on Indian Affairs takes testimony on three bills at hearing
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Senate Committee on Indian Affairs takes testimony on three bills at hearing (July 12, 2017)
The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs is taking testimony on bills affecting the Johnson O'Malley education program and several tribes in Oregon.

Senate Committee on Indian Affairs adds another hearing to July schedule
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Senate Committee on Indian Affairs adds another hearing to July schedule (June 29, 2017)
The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs meets on July 12 to consider bills affecting the Johnson O'Malley education program and several tribes in Oregon.

Cow Creek Band employee lost son in deadly shooting in Oregon
Education | National
Cow Creek Band employee lost son in deadly shooting in Oregon (October 5, 2015)
Quinn Cooper, 18, was killed on October 1, on his fourth day of classes at Umpqua Community College, just a few miles from tribal headquarters.

Congress returns to work and takes action on tribal measures
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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.

House Natural Resources Committee approves three tribal bills
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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
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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.

JPR: Cow Creek Band thrives despite broken government treaty
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JPR: Cow Creek Band thrives despite broken government treaty (January 12, 2015)
The Cow Creek Band has prospered despite a broken treaty and being subject to termination.

House approves bill to address land issues for tribes in Oregon
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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.

Cow Creek Band gives to Democratic and Republican candidates
Politics
Cow Creek Band gives to Democratic and Republican candidates (August 15, 2014)
The tribe donated $50,000 to Gov. John Kitzhaber (D) and $10,000 to state Rep. Dennis Richardson (R).

Cow Creek Band estimates $500K in damages due to fire
Environment
Cow Creek Band estimates $500K in damages due to fire (May 23, 2013)
The Cow Creek Band of the Umpqua Tribe of Indians just spent $15 million to acquire a ranch when a fire caused an estimated $500,000 in damages. The fire was...

Cow Creek Band  loses barn to fire at newly acquired ranch
Environment
Cow Creek Band loses barn to fire at newly acquired ranch (May 22, 2013)
The Cow Creek Band of the Umpqua Tribe of Indians lost a barn to a fire at a newly acquired ranch in Oregon. Damp hay had been stored in the...

Cow Creek Band impresses travelers with    freeway 'rest stop'
Business
Cow Creek Band impresses travelers with freeway 'rest stop' (July 12, 2011)
The Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Tribe of Indians has opened the only privately-owned rest stop on the West Coast, The Roseburg News-Review reports. The rest area is located near...

Energy Blog: Tribes succeed  with energy efficiency programs
Environment
Energy Blog: Tribes succeed with energy efficiency programs (May 6, 2011)
"In honor of this week’s Indian Energy Tribal Summit -- happening now in Arlington, Virginia with American Indian and Alaska Native leaders -- we thought we’d tell you about two...

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