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Cladoosby: Tribes will revisit pot after feds’ ruling »

William Keeney talks about the variety of cannabis plants he is raising at his marijuana growing facility on Thursday, Dec. 6, in Sedro-Woolley. Keeney, who owns Dank Dynasty, began growing marijuana as a medical marijuana producer, but has since transferred his business over to a fully commerical operation. Brandy Shreve / Skagit Valley Herald

07:41 am |   By Mark Stayton, Skagit Valley Herald   Newly licensed marijuana business owners could find themselves with some unexpected competition. A new federal policy on pot has opened new business options for Native…

Dec 19 2014 / Read More »

Tulalip Tribes Keep Track of Hatchery Salmon »

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01:22 pm | By: Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission   Tribal and state co-managers continue to improve their ability to track hatchery salmon in the Snohomish watershed. Both the Tulalip Tribes’ Bernie “Kai-Kai” Gobin Hatchery and the…

Dec 17 2014 / Read More »
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Cladoosby: Tribes will revisit pot after feds’ ruling »

William Keeney talks about the variety of cannabis plants he is raising at his marijuana growing facility on Thursday, Dec. 6, in Sedro-Woolley. Keeney, who owns Dank Dynasty, began growing marijuana as a medical marijuana producer, but has since transferred his business over to a fully commerical operation. Brandy Shreve / Skagit Valley Herald

07:41 am |   By Mark Stayton, Skagit Valley Herald   Newly licensed marijuana business owners could find themselves with some unexpected…

Dec 19 2014 / Read More »

Tulalip Tribes Keep Track of Hatchery Salmon »

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01:22 pm | By: Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission   Tribal and state co-managers continue to improve their ability to track hatchery salmon…

Dec 17 2014 / Read More »

57 Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians Urge Senate to Nix Sacred Land Giveaway »

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01:21 pm |   Gale Courey Toensing, Indian Country Today   More than 70 tribal nations have urged the U.S. Senate to…

Dec 16 2014 / Read More »

It’s On! March, Rally Against Washington Team Name Set for Dec. 28 »

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A march and rally against the Washington football team name is slated for December 28 at FedEx Field in Landover, Maryland, organizers said.

09:53 am |     Simon Moya-Smith, Indian Country Today   A massive march and rally will meet the Washington football team…

Dec 16 2014 / Read More »

Greenpeace Apologizes for Wrecking Nazca Lines as Peru Prepares Criminal Charges »

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Greenpeace wanted to catch the eyes of those in power with this sign. But it caught attention for the wrong reasons, by damaging one of Peru's most famous and precious archaeological sites.

07:40 am |   Indian Country Today Media Network   The glaring yellow letters, urging respect for the environment, proclaimed, “Time for…

Dec 16 2014 / Read More »

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  • William Keeney talks about the variety of cannabis plants he is raising at his marijuana growing facility on Thursday, Dec. 6, in Sedro-Woolley. Keeney, who owns Dank Dynasty, began growing marijuana as a medical marijuana producer, but has since transferred his business over to a fully commerical operation. Brandy Shreve / Skagit Valley Herald

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A march and rally against the Washington football team name is slated for December 28 at FedEx Field in Landover, Maryland, organizers said.

    It’s On! March, Rally Against Washington Team Name Set for Dec. 28

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  • Greenpeace via Reuters
Greenpeace wanted to catch the eyes of those in power with this sign. But it caught attention for the wrong reasons, by damaging one of Peru's most famous and precious archaeological sites.

    Greenpeace Apologizes for Wrecking Nazca Lines as Peru Prepares Criminal Charges

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  • Raquel Montoya-Lewis, shown in her office at Fairhaven College in 2011, was appointed to a new seat on the Whatcom County Superior Court by Gov. Jay Inslee on Monday, Dec. 15, 2014.
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  • File photo. Northwest tribes are in no rush to legalize marijuana.
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It’s not about winning it’s about teamwork »

05:25 pm | Lady Hawk #3 Myrna Redleaf By Brandi N. Montreuil, Tulalip News TULALIP – Fifteen-year-old Myrna Redleaf can easily be described as the most athletic player on the Lady Hawks team, evidenced by her strong baseline drives and her speed. Although a dual athlete playing both volleyball and basketball, winning isn’t what she is about. Sure she…

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Heritage Lady Hawk Myrna Redleaf. (Tulalip News/ Brandi N. Montreuil)

Cladoosby: Tribes will revisit pot after feds’ ruling »

07:41 am |   By Mark Stayton, Skagit Valley Herald   Newly licensed marijuana business owners could find themselves with some unexpected competition. A new federal policy on pot has opened new business options for Native Americans, and the Swinomish are ready to take a look. The Swinomish Indian Tribal Community will consider the possibilities at a meeting…

Dec 19 2014 / Read More »
William Keeney talks about the variety of cannabis plants he is raising at his marijuana growing facility on Thursday, Dec. 6, in Sedro-Woolley. Keeney, who owns Dank Dynasty, began growing marijuana as a medical marijuana producer, but has since transferred his business over to a fully commerical operation. Brandy Shreve / Skagit Valley Herald

Tulalip Tribes & Marysville School District Christmas Pow Wow »

07:32 am | The 1st Annual Tulalip Tribes & Marysville School District Christmas Pow Wow and Coastal Jam is Saturday, December 20, 2014. Marysville Tulalip Campus – Francis Sheldon Gym, 7204 27th Ave NE, Tulalip 98271 Info: Matt Remle, 360.657.0940 or mcremle@hotmail.com…

Dec 18 2014 / Read More »
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MSD meeting discusses future of MPHS cafeteria »

05:13 pm | By Brandi N. Montreuil, Tulalip News MARYSVILLE – “Our community has been shaken, shaken very hard by the events of October 24,” said new Recovery Directory Mary Schoenfeldt for the Marysville School District during a community meeting held on December 11, at Cedarcrest Middle School. The meeting featured two topic agendas. For the first hour…

Dec 17 2014 / Read More »
Jim Baker, Marysville School District finance director, hears input on the Marylsville-Pilchuck cafteria during a community meeting held, Monday, Dec. 11, 2014, at Cedarcrest Middle School. (Tulalip News/ Brandi N. Montreuil)

Weaving New Tradition: Adding Culture to the Holidays »

08:35 am |     by Micheal Rios, Tulalip News When you think of the holiday season, what do you think of? Is it time off from work? Is it family? Or is it about the gifts you still have to buy? For most of us it’s probably a combination of those answers, with the emphasis on the…

Dec 19 2014 / Read More »
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Mother and daughter, Pat Contraro and Sara Andreas work side-by-side making holiday wreaths. 
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Weaving New Tradition: Adding Culture to the Holidays »

08:35 am |     by Micheal Rios, Tulalip News When you think of the holiday season, what do you think of? Is it time off from work? Is it family? Or is…

Dec 19 2014 / Read More »

Education

USDA dumps millions in lunch money on local food »

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09:11 am | By Nathaneal Johnson, Grist For the past couple years, kids around the U.S. have been sharing pictures of their gross school lunches on social…

Dec 13 2014 / Read More »

TERO Vocational Training Center winter graduation »

Winter Quarter Graduates

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02:27 pm |   By Micheal Rios, Tulalip News Sixteen students celebrated their graduation from an intensive three month pre-apprenticeship construction trades program on Monday,…

Dec 9 2014 / Read More »
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Jim Baker, Marysville School District finance director, hears input on the Marylsville-Pilchuck cafteria during a community meeting held, Monday, Dec. 11, 2014, at Cedarcrest Middle School. (Tulalip News/ Brandi N. Montreuil)

MSD meeting discusses future of MPHS cafeteria »

05:13 pm | By Brandi N. Montreuil, Tulalip News MARYSVILLE – “Our community has been shaken, shaken very hard by the events of October 24,” said new Recovery Directory Mary Schoenfeldt for the…

Dec 17 2014 / Read More »

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