Entries from News Archive 2008 tagged with 'puyallup'

Puyallup Tribe affected by flooding in Washington

Members of the Puyallup Tribe are among the 30,000 people in Washington who are being evacuated due to widespread flooding. The tribe's casino is serving as a shelter for those fleeing the floods. An estimated 6,000 people on and near...

Outdoors: Puyallup Tribe nears hatchery goal

"In just four years of operation, the Puyallup Tribe of Indians’ Clarks Creek Hatchery is halfway to its goal of collecting 2 million chinook salmon eggs every year. Staff at the four-year-old hatchery, collected more than 1 million eggs...

Washington tribal rally supports Democrats

Members of several Washington tribes attended a rally on Sunday to support Sen. Barack Obama and other Democratic candidates. The Puyallup, Tulalip, Hoh, Colville and Nisqually tribes were represented at the rally, The Tacoma Weekly reported. It's one of...

Puyallup Tribe opposes elk hunting proposal

The Puyallup Tribe of Washington is objecting to the state's proposal to allow elk hunting in its treaty area. The tribe normally hunts about seven elk a year. The state is proposing to allow non-Indians to take an undetermined number...

Puyallup Tribe seeks to increase Native turnout

The Puyallup Tribe of Washington is encouraging Native Americans to get out and vote this November. The tribe hosted a voter registration event last week in advance of the state's mail-in deadline. But people can still register in person...

Blog: Looking back on Puyallup land claim settlement

"As a consumer specialist, I open everything that comes in mail. I'm looking to see if a small financial detail may be revealed or if I'll find a story idea. When I opened the invitation-looking type envelope, I was...

Puyallup Tribe honors Lena Landry, oldest member

At age 89, Lena Landry is the oldest member of the Puyallup Tribe of Washington. Landry remains active in tribal affairs. She serves as chair of the tribe's gaming advisory commission and the charity trust board. “I just live...

Puyallup Tribe elects new council member

The Puyallup Tribe of Washington welcomed its newest council member on Tuesday. Nancy Shippentower-Games is president of a group called Full Circle. The group has been critical of the way other council members have handled tribal business. Three Full Circle...

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