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M’ville students learn about cardiac arrest

  By: Brandon Adam, Arlington Times, August 29, 2014   MARYSVILLE — The Marysville School District was visited by the Nick of Time Foundation at Marysville Getchell High School. The school district was on the wait list for three years, and they decided that the MG campus would be the best meeting ground for Marysville […]

August 31st, 2014 | Posted in Education,Health | Read More »

Oklahoma State Fans Hold ‘Trail of Tears’ Banner for College GameDay

  Indian Country Today, 8/30/14   A group of Oklahoma State University football fans have sparked outrage for a sign they created to hold during ESPN’s GameDay football-preview show. The Oklahoma State Cowboys play the Florida State Seminoles tonight in a game in Arlington, Texas. The fans in question evidently felt that referencing a historical […]

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

Warm waters send millions of salmon to Canada, not Wash.

Unusually warm water off the Washington coast is sending the vast majority of the sockeye-salmon run to Canadian waters, leaving Puget Sound fishermen with nearly empty nets.   By: Associated Press   BELLINGHAM — Unusually warm water off the Washington coast is sending the vast majority of the sockeye-salmon run to Canadian waters, leaving Puget […]

August 29th, 2014 | Posted in Environment,Top Story | Read More »

Native American Women Finally Seeing Protections They Need

After decades of grassroots advocacy and calls to action, the Violence Against Women Act is putting justice back in the hands of tribal authorities in cases of abuse and violence against Native American women. By Christine Graef, Mint Press News WASHINGTON — In March 2013, following nearly two decades of grassroots work and advocate work, […]

August 29th, 2014 | Posted in News,Top Story | Read More »

Woman killed in Tulalip crash ID’d

By Herald staff, The Everett Herald TULALIP — A woman killed in a car accident on the Tulalip Indian Reservation earlier this week has been identified as Gina M. Fletcher, 47, of Chelsea, Oklahoma. The one-car crash happened about 8:30 p.m. Tuesday on Marine Drive at Hermosa Beach Drive. Fletcher was believed to be the […]

August 29th, 2014 | Posted in Local News | Read More »

AB 52, Native American bill, passes Senate

Major changes to legislation co-authored by Alejo By Phillip Molnar, Monterey Herald SACRAMENTO >> Native American legislation seemingly opposed by thousands was significantly altered before it was passed by the California Senate on Wednesday. AB 52, a bill co-authored by Assemblyman Luis Alejo, D-Watsonville, is designed to give Native American tribes more power in the […]

August 29th, 2014 | Posted in Environment,News | Read More »

Maybe Don’t Wear a Warbonnet to the First-Ever All-Native Art Exhibit at Bumbershoot

And Don’t Trip Over Custer     By Jen Graves, the Stranger   Wendy Red Star’s great-grandfathers played themselves in the 19th-century vaudeville show Buffalo Bill’s Wild West & Congress of Rough Riders of the World. They also played themselves, or not, in a human-zoo-style exhibit at the St. Louis World’s Fair. Now Wendy Red […]

August 29th, 2014 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment,Local News | Read More »

September 3, 2014 Tulalip See-Yaht-Sub

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August 29th, 2014 | Posted in See-Yaht-Sub PDFs | Read More »

Trahant: Take the ‘Voting Booth’ Challenge

Last winter, months before your Facebook feed started filling with videos of folks taking the “ice-bucket challenge,” Native Americans did the “winter challenge.” Participants jumped in ice-cold streams or banks of snow and challenged others to do the same. Imagine what could happen if Indian Country focused social media on addressing health or civic issues. […]

August 28th, 2014 | Posted in News | Read More »

Department of Justice Releases Second Report to Congress on Indian Country Investigations and Prosecutions

By Yuma News Now Washington, DC – The Department of Justice released today its second report to Congress entitled Indian Country Investigations and Prosecutions, which provides a range of enforcement statistics required under the Tribal Law and Order Act of 2010, as well as information about the progress of the Attorney General’s initiatives to reduce […]

August 28th, 2014 | Posted in News | Read More »

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