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Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation swears in new chairman and council
Politics

Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation swears in new chairman and council (January 30, 2018)

The Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation has a new leader -- Anthony Roberts was elected and sworn in as chairman of the California-based tribe.

California county approves limits on marijuana near tribal lands
Environment | Health

California county approves limits on marijuana near tribal lands (January 12, 2017)

The Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation asked for a 1,000-foot buffer zone.

Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation grows economy with olive oil brand
Business

Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation grows economy with olive oil brand (December 3, 2015)

The tribe grows olives at the Seka Hills farm and presses them into oil and its own mill.

Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation inaugurates Leland Kinter as chairman
Politics

Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation inaugurates Leland Kinter as chairman (January 22, 2015)

Leland Kinter succeeds longtime chairman Marshall McKay.

Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation seeing success with brand of olive oil
Business

Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation seeing success with brand of olive oil (December 8, 2014)

The Seka Hills brand is now used in more than 200 restaurants and is sold at specialty shops and farmers markets.

Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation pays $9K fine for campaign donations
Law | Politics

Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation pays $9K fine for campaign donations (August 12, 2014)

The tribe acknowledged that its donations to an embattled state senator went over the legal limits.

Group questions Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation land-into-trust bid
Trust

Group questions Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation land-into-trust bid (June 17, 2014)

Group says it's not clear what the tribe plans to do with the land.

BIA approves Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation land-into-trust request
Trust

BIA approves Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation land-into-trust request (June 11, 2014)

Tribe plans to use 853-acre for housing but an opposition group has filed an appeal.

NCAI's 'Proud to Be' video to air during NBA finals game tonight
National | Sports

NCAI's 'Proud to Be' video to air during NBA finals game tonight (June 10, 2014)

The Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation of California has purchased ad time to reach millions of viewers.

Marshall McKay: Foundation supports Native art and culture
Arts & Entertainment | Opinion

Marshall McKay: Foundation supports Native art and culture (January 3, 2014)

Marshall McKay, the chairman of the Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation in California, urges support for the Native Arts and Cultures Foundation.

Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation to launch tribal college next year
Education | National

Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation to launch tribal college next year (October 4, 2013)

The Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation is leading an effort to start a new tribal college in California.

Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation awards more than $3M in grants
National

Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation awards more than $3M in grants (May 31, 2013)

The Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation of California held its annual Partners in Philanthropy Luncheon on Thursday. The tribe awarded more than $3 million in grants to 96 local non-profits and...

Marshall McKay: Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation prepares for future
Opinion

Marshall McKay: Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation prepares for future (February 14, 2013)

"Yocha Dehe has applied to have 853 acres of our ancestral land in the Capay Valley placed into federal trust ownership for the tribe's benefit. It is land we bought...

Editorial: Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation  in modern day land grab
Opinion | Trust

Editorial: Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation in modern day land grab (February 8, 2013)

"A plan by the Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation to add 850 acres to its rancheria is not only outrageous but foolishness incarnate. We urge the Yolo County Supervisors to oppose...

Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation defends land-into-trust application
Trust

Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation defends land-into-trust application (February 7, 2013)

The Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation said officials in Yolo County, California, broke off negotiations regarding its land-into-trust application. The tribe negotiated in "good faith" for nearly two years, a spokesperson...

Editorial: Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation should work with county
Opinion | Trust

Editorial: Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation should work with county (February 5, 2013)

"Here we go again. Another tribal government in California wants to take land into trust, a lot of land. The Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation, owners of the Cache Creek Casino...

Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation's land-into-trust plan questioned
Trust

Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation's land-into-trust plan questioned (February 4, 2013)

Officials in Yolo County, California, want the Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation to scale back its land-into-trust application. The tribe only has about 259 acres in trust. The application would add...

NYT Food Stuff: Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation markets own olive oil
Business

NYT Food Stuff: Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation markets own olive oil (June 26, 2012)

"A number of American Indian tribes produce food products, usually items like wild rice, pemmican and fry-bread mixes. The Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation, of the Capay Valley in Northern California,...

Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation seeks to diversify economic holdings
Business | Trust

Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation seeks to diversify economic holdings (June 22, 2012)

The Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation of California is working to diversity its economic holdings. The tribe already operates a successful casino. But Chairman Marshall McKay said one of its goals...

Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation launches olive oil and wine brands
Business

Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation launches olive oil and wine brands (May 1, 2012)

The Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation of California has launched a line of olive oil and wine products. The products carry the Seka Hills label. Seka means blue in the Patwin...

Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation reports results of council election
Politics

Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation reports results of council election (January 20, 2012)

The Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation of California reported the results of its recent council election. Marshall McKay was re-elected to a third term as chairman. James Kinter was elected to...

Letter: Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation land-into-trust a no win game
Opinion | Trust

Letter: Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation land-into-trust a no win game (September 16, 2011)

"Currently the Yocha DeHe Wintun Tribe is asking the Bureau of Indian Affairs to convert 800-plus acres of fee land into trust status. Trust status confers a status upon the...

Two tribes criticize ongoing protest at  burial site in California
Environment

Two tribes criticize ongoing protest at burial site in California (June 23, 2011)

The Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation and the Cortina Band of Wintun Indians are voicing objections to an ongoing protest at a burial site in northern California. The tribes wrote a...

Tribes seek a compromise as protest at burial site continues
Environment

Tribes seek a compromise as protest at burial site continues (June 2, 2011)

Two tribes are seeking to resolve a dispute at the Glen Clove burial site in northern California. The Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation and the Cortina Band of Wintun Indians are...