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Native Art Weekend March 27-29, Burke Museum

Seattle—“Culture is not stagnant. Through contact and the technological revolution, Tlingit culture is constantly adapting, observing, and searching for its place in the world,” said Alison O. Bremner, Tlingit artist.    Bremner is one of 13 artists participating in the Burke Museum’s Northwest Native Art Marketon Sunday, March 29. Born and raised in Southeast Alaska, […]

February 28th, 2015 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment,Local News | Read More »

Native American tribes converge to discuss pot legalization

By The Associated Press TULALIP, Wash. (AP) — Tribal representatives from around the country are converging in Washington state to discuss the risks and rewards of marijuana legalization. Tribes have been wrestling with the issue since the U.S. Justice Department announced in December that it wouldn’t stand in their way if they want to approve […]

February 27th, 2015 | Posted in Top Story | Read More »

S. Dakota Republican accuses Common Core of contributing to Native American deaths

By Arturo Garcia, RawStory.com A South Dakota lawmaker made the bizarre claim on Tuesday that Common Core educational standards was partly to blame for a rash of deaths among Native Americans, Think Progress reported. “We’ve buried eight kids down on that reservation in the last week,” state Rep. Elizabeth May (R) said. “We need to […]

February 27th, 2015 | Posted in Education | Read More »

Gold medal propels Billy Mills’ cause

Only 10,000M Olympic champ in U.S. history still helping fellow Native Americans By Brianne Mirecki, ESPN.com When Billy Mills raced to one of the biggest upsets in Olympic history — winning the 10,000-meter gold medal at the 1964 Tokyo Games — a lot of people wanted to congratulate him. Mills received a telegram from his best […]

February 27th, 2015 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Oregon police seize Native American relics headed for black market

By Courtney Sherwood, Reuters (Reuters) – Oregon State Police have seized dozens of Native American artifacts, some more than 5,000 years old, that were collected illegally and likely bound for the black market, authorities said on Tuesday. Among the items seized from a house in Klamath Falls were articles used during Indian funeral ceremonies and […]

February 27th, 2015 | Posted in Top Story | Read More »

DOE To Help Tribes Advance Renewable Energy Projects

By NAW staff,  North American WindPower The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) says it will continue to provide assistance to tribal governments to accelerate renewable energy deployment through its Strategic Technical Assistance Response Team (START) program. The DOE’s Office of Indian Energy Policy and Programs and experts from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory will provide […]

February 27th, 2015 | Posted in Environment,News | Read More »

New Mexico lawmakers to take testimony on proposed gambling compacts for tribal casinos

By The Associated Press ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico — New Mexico lawmakers are facing a hard deadline as agreements that allow a handful of American Indian tribes to operate casinos approach their expiration date. Gov. Susana Martinez’s office has spent the last three years working with tribes to craft a new gambling compact that supporters say […]

February 27th, 2015 | Posted in News | Read More »

TPD rolls out new fleet

By Brandi N. Montreuil, Tulalip News TULALIP – You may have noticed that the Tulalip Police Department vehicles look a little different lately, in fact, it’s because they are. The department has recently added 15 new patrol vehicles. The new patrol vehicles were purchased using the 2013 COPS grant from the U.S. Department of Justice. […]

February 27th, 2015 | Posted in Local News,Tulalip News | Read More »

Parenting Wisely, Saturday March 28

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March 4, 2015 Tulalip See-Yaht-Sub

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