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Only caribou herd in lower 48 United States declared 'functionally extinct'
Canada | Environment | National

Only caribou herd in lower 48 United States declared 'functionally extinct' (April 19, 2018)

The only caribou herd in the lower 48 United States has been declared 'functionally extinct' because it is down to just three animals.

Chief of police for Kalispel Tribe charged with domestic violence in Washington
Law

Chief of police for Kalispel Tribe charged with domestic violence in Washington (December 6, 2017)

The Kalispel Tribe isn't commenting on news reports about the arrest of its chief of police for domestic violence.

Kootenai Tribe aims to revive only herd of caribou in United States
Canada | Environment | National

Kootenai Tribe aims to revive only herd of caribou in United States (October 3, 2016)

Only about 12 Selkirk caribou live in parts of Idaho and Washington state.

Spokane Tribe hit hard as blaze destroys homes on reservation
Environment | National

Spokane Tribe hit hard as blaze destroys homes on reservation (August 25, 2016)

Fellow tribes have sent fire crews and donations to help families in need on the Washington reservation.

Washington and North Dakota tribes join Promise Zone program
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Washington and North Dakota tribes join Promise Zone program (June 6, 2016)

The Spokane Tribe and the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians will work closely with federal agencies to address economic development, employment and other needs.

Lynn Armitage: Housing program aids Native violence survivors
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Lynn Armitage: Housing program aids Native violence survivors (March 5, 2015)

The Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence partnered with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation on Domestic Violence Housing First (DVHF), a pilot program in Washington that helped 681 domestic violence victims and their children over the last three years.

Joe Pakootas, former Colville chair, launches run for House seat
Politics

Joe Pakootas, former Colville chair, launches run for House seat (February 19, 2014)

Joe Pakootas, a former chairman of the Colville Tribes of Washington, is running for Congress.

Snoqualmie Tribe one of sponsors for Capitol Christmas Tree
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Snoqualmie Tribe one of sponsors for Capitol Christmas Tree (November 26, 2013)

The Snoqualmie Tribe of Washington is one of the major sponsors of the Capitol Christmas Tree.

Kalispel Tribe hosts 'PikePalooza' to address invasive species
Environment

Kalispel Tribe hosts 'PikePalooza' to address invasive species (May 14, 2013)

The Kalispel Tribe of Washington is hosting a "PikePalooza" this weekend to reduce an invasive species of fish. Cash prizes will be awarded for bringing in the northern pike. The...

Kalispel Tribe preserves Salish language for future generations
Education | National

Kalispel Tribe preserves Salish language for future generations (March 14, 2013)

The Kalispel Tribe of Washington hosted a three-day Salish language conference last week, an event that keeps getting bigger every year. JR Bluff, the tribe's assistant director of culture, started...

Column: Kalispel Tribe takes aim at an invasive species
Environment

Column: Kalispel Tribe takes aim at an invasive species (April 19, 2012)

"Northern pike are being gillnetted by the thousands on the Pend Oreille. State and tribal fish managers are trying to control illegally introduced pike numbers and curb their downstream spread...

Column: Kalispel Tribe removes invasive fish from rivers
Environment | Opinion

Column: Kalispel Tribe removes invasive fish from rivers (April 13, 2012)

"Spoons, spinners, hooks, flies, baits and bobbers of all sizes hang like Christmas decorations in a window of the Kalispel Tribe’s fisheries office. “Every one of those lures has come...

Outdoors: Kalispel Tribe seeks to address invasive species
Environment

Outdoors: Kalispel Tribe seeks to address invasive species (March 29, 2012)

"Even though ice still lingers in a few sloughs, Pend Oreille River northern pike are feeling the heat. The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife and Kalispell Tribe announced their...

Kalispel Tribe cancels Fourth of July  celebration due to flooding
Environment | National

Kalispel Tribe cancels Fourth of July celebration due to flooding (June 28, 2011)

The Kalispel Tribe of Washington has canceled its Fourth of July powwow and fireworks show due to flooding on the reservation. The Pend Oreille River has flooded most parts of...