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Coos, Lower Umpqua and Siuslaw Tribes make history with dental therapist
Health | National
Coos, Lower Umpqua and Siuslaw Tribes make history with dental therapist (July 19, 2017)
The Confederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua and Siuslaw Indians are the first Indian nation in Oregon to hire a dental therapist.

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.

Senate Committee on Indian Affairs takes testimony on three bills at hearing
Education | National | Politics
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
Education | National | Politics
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.

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.

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.

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.

Oregon tribe plans major development at historic village site
Business
Oregon tribe plans major development at historic village site (July 24, 2014)
Tribal ancestors used to live in villages in what is now known as Hollering Place.

Blog: Oregon tribe joins partnership to protect ocean resources
Environment
Blog: Oregon tribe joins partnership to protect ocean resources (May 7, 2014)
The Confederated Tribes of the Coos, Lower Umpqua and Siuslaw Indians in Oregon are part of the West Coast Marine Planning Tribal Partnership.

Editorial: Transfer finally puts ancestral land   in hands of tribes
Opinion
Editorial: Transfer finally puts ancestral land in hands of tribes (August 7, 2013)
Oregon newspaper welcomes return of ancestral land to the Confederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua and Siuslaw Indians.

Oregon tribes hail return of ancestral site from Coast Guard
National
Oregon tribes hail return of ancestral site from Coast Guard (August 6, 2013)
The Confederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua and Siuslaw Indians celebrated the return of ancestral land.

Oregon tribe schedules  public meetings on proposed land swap
Trust
Oregon tribe schedules public meetings on proposed land swap (April 8, 2013)
The Confederated Tribes of the Coos, Lower Umpqua and Siuslaw Indians in Oregon will hold public meetings next week to discuss a proposed land swap. The tribe is seeking the...

Oregon lawmakers tackle ban on Indian mascots at   schools
Education | Politics
Oregon lawmakers tackle ban on Indian mascots at schools (April 4, 2013)
Lawmakers in Oregon are pushing bills that would address a ban on Indian mascots at public schools. Last year, the Oregon Board of Education voted 5-1 to prohibit schools from...

Editorial: Oregon tribes deserve shot at ancestral territory
Opinion
Editorial: Oregon tribes deserve shot at ancestral territory (March 25, 2013)
The Coos Bay World supports efforts to return land to the Confederated Tribes of the Coos, Lower Umpqua and Siuslaw Indians in Oregon: In the 1850s, South Coast Indian tribes...

Oregon tribe seeks to acquire ancestral territory from BLM
Environment | Politics | Trust
Oregon tribe seeks to acquire ancestral territory from BLM (March 21, 2013)
The Confederated Tribes of the Coos, Lower Umpqua and Siuslaw Indians in Oregon are seeking to regain 14,500 acres of ancestral territory. A draft proposal of the land transfer was...

House subcommittee weighs bills affecting Oregon tribal lands
Law | Politics | Trust
House subcommittee weighs bills affecting Oregon tribal lands (July 26, 2012)
The House Subcommittee on Indian and Alaska Native Affairs held a hearing on Tuesday on land bills affecting Oregon tribes. The Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde, the Confederated Tribes of...

Bob Garcia: Tribe seeks to  be a partner on forest management
Opinion
Bob Garcia: Tribe seeks to be a partner on forest management (March 5, 2012)
"The members of the Confederated Tribes of the Coos, Lower Umpqua and Siuslaw Indians live and work in the communities designated as potential beneficiaries in two federal forest land management...

Oregon tribe finds success  with   restorative justice program
Law
Oregon tribe finds success with restorative justice program (February 17, 2012)
The Confederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua and Siuslaw Indians in Oregon are seeing success with a restorative justice program. The Peacegiving Court requires offenders to admit their wrongdoing. Offenders...

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