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Indian Country Chooses Sides for Super Bowl XLVIII

Source: Indian Country Today Media Network The beginning, middle and end of the 2013 season had plenty of ups, downs and surprises for Native American NFL fans. For starters, the Rams’ Sam Bradford, Cherokee, lost his season in October to a torn ACL. But there’s good news. According to FanSided.com, Bradford was cleared by the team’s medical […]

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Abused Mohawk woman fears becoming statistic among growing number of missing and murdered

By Kenneth Jackson, APTN National News The bedside alarm clock said it was 1:58 in the morning. That’s the exact moment when she was awoken from her bed by a man who had broken into her home and was grabbing her. Groggy and frightened, as she lived alone with a cat, she thought she was […]

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A Year of Action for Indian Country

Mark Trahant, Indian Country Today Media Network, 1/30/14 The thing I like about state of unions – the national kind, the NCAI kind, and the tribal kind – is that it’s a to do list. Leaders see this as a list of “action items” while I see this as a list of fascinating issues that […]

January 31st, 2014 | Posted in News,Top Story | Read More »

Under Tribal Scrutiny, Cantwell Exiting SCIA; Tester to Take Charge

Rob Capriccioso, Indian Country Today, 1/30/14 After a tenuous year of leading the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-Washington) has confirmed that she is moving on. Following weeks of speculation that she would step down to lead the Small Business Committee after a leadership shuffle among Senate Democrats following Sen. Max Baucus’ […]

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Nature Conservancy Raises $33.3 Million for Conservation

Private donations transform work to restore natural systems in Washington and around the world   Source: The Nature Conservancy Seattle — The Nature Conservancy’s three-year Forces of Nature campaignhas raised $33.3 million in private dollars for conservation in Washington and internationally. The campaign, the largest in the chapter’s history and one of the largest campaigns […]

January 31st, 2014 | Posted in Environment | Read More »

Go Hawks Day – Tulalip style

Here’s a little contribution from the Tulalip Tribal Design Department. Design by Steven Madison.   Have a “GO HAWKS DAY”

January 31st, 2014 | Posted in Sports,Tulalip News | Read More »

Brrrr! How will fans weather first cold-weather Super Bowl?

The debate heats up over Sunday’s first cold-weather Super Bowl, but Weather Channel’s Sam Champion thinks the game is a cool idea. By Geoff Baker, The Seattle Times NEW YORK – Don’t tell Sam Champion that a cold-weather Super Bowl was a bad idea. As a former longtime, upbeat weatherman for ABC’s Good Morning America […]

January 31st, 2014 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Shell cancels 2014 Arctic drilling – Arctic Ocean & Inpuiat rights reality check

Today Shell announced it was canceling its 2014 drilling in the Alaskan Arctic. This is a guest blog by Faith Gemmill, Executive Director of Resisting Environmental Destruction on Indigenous Lands (REDOIL), on the court decision that forced Shell’s hand, and the Indigenous rights context behind it.  By Faith Gemmill, January 30, 2014. Source: Platform London   […]

January 31st, 2014 | Posted in Environment | Read More »

Good winter blackmouth fishery in Area 9

By Wayne Kruse, The Herald One of the better winter blackmouth seasons in the past several years is underway on Possession Bar and in the rest of Marine Area 9, according to Gary Krein, All Star Charters owner/skipper in Everett. “The triangle — Possession, Double Bluff and Point No Point — had a good opener […]

January 31st, 2014 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment,Local News | Read More »

Heritage High School Art Show

Article and Photos by Andrew Gobin, Tulalip News The students of Tulalip Heritage High School displayed their artistic achievements in various mediums at an art show at the school on January 29th.            

January 30th, 2014 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment,Education,Tulalip News | Read More »

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