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United Way Day of Caring brings people together

Article and photo by Jeannie Briones On September 22nd, early Sunday morning, volunteers came together to have some fun and get their hands dirty for the United Way Days of Caring event at the Tulalip Boys and Girls Club. Volunteers helped out with general maintenance and landscaping to beautify the club grounds and conduct basic […]

September 28th, 2012 | Posted in News | Read More »

Native Business: Cash is Fuel for a Business

By Jim Stanley Cash to a business is like fuel to a car.  A car without fuel will not run; a business without cash cannot pay employees and workers stop showing up, vendors that stop receiving payment for goods and services discontinue the supply, unpaid taxes are followed by warrants and monetary penalties –enlarging the […]

September 27th, 2012 | Posted in News | Read More »

Rub foreheads with two of the greatest wine minds around

“He Said, She Said” Wine Seminar at Taste of Tulalip 2012  Press Release, Lisa Severn, Food & Beverage Director, Tulalip Casino Resort Tulalip, Washington – Tulalip Resort Casino Sommelier Tommy Thompson has devised an exuberant way to learn about wine at the 4th annual Taste of Tulalip on November 9th and 10th.  Attendees will have […]

September 27th, 2012 | Posted in News | Read More »

Why Vote?

Reasons To Vote: In Indian Country Excuse: Response: “I don’t want to be on jury duty” Most states no longer use voter registration to select jury pools, they more often use Drivers License.We need more Indian people to serve on juries. Many Natives being prosecuted have no Indians on their jury. “Doesn’t do any good” […]

September 27th, 2012 | Posted in News | Read More »

Time to gear up for Halloween

  Article by Sarah Miller It’s getting to be that time of year again. The weather is getting cooler, the days are getting shorter and soon, Halloween will be upon us. Though it’s only the first week of October, it never hurts to get ready for the All Hallow’s Eve a bit early. Getting your […]

September 27th, 2012 | Posted in News | Read More »

November is National Native American Heritage Month

Article by Sarah Miller In 2011, President Obama declared November as National Native American Heritage month, with November 25th being Native American Heritage Day. This was done to herald the rich heritage and culture of the Native American people. It was a way for Obama and his administration to show appreciation and support to tribal […]

September 27th, 2012 | Posted in News | Read More »

Tulalip Police Department performs Narcotic Enforcement Patrols around Tulalip

Tulalip, Washington- Tulalip Police Department performed a Narcotics Enforcement Patrol at the Silver Village Housing Development located on Turk Road between the hours of 5 p.m. and 9 p.m. on September 26th, as part of a series of drug check points around Tulalip.

September 27th, 2012 | Posted in Local News,News,Top Story | Read More »

Fees, forms, and filing at Quil Ceda & Tulalip Elementary

Tulalip, Washington – While students and teachers settle into a routine of projects and homework, Native American Liaison Eliza Davis is keeping parents informed about important changes happening this school year. Last year, Quil Ceda & Tulalip Elementary struggled through low attendance rates creating confusion for school staff and the community. This year an attendance hotline […]

September 26th, 2012 | Posted in Education,News | Read More »

How Becca Bill protects students and parents

Tulalip, Washington – In 1992, Becca Hedman was twelve-years-old. She was going through a rebellious stage. Her school attendance dropped dramatically, and she refused to follow her parents’ or the school’s rules. Her parents place her into a Crisis Residential Center for a 72-hour “cooling off” period. After the 72 hours, her parents were informed that, […]

September 26th, 2012 | Posted in Education,News | Read More »

Weaving Demonstration at Tulalip Hibulb Cultural Center

September 26th, 2012 | Posted in News | Read More »

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