Tag Archives: Swinomish

Interview of Black Belt Eagle Scout on NPR

Musician Katherine Paul, who grew up on the Swinomish reservation, identifies as queer and indigenous.  An interview of her was aired on NPR yesterday.

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Swinomish seeks prosecutor


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Update on the White House Tribal Nations Conference

Here’s a link to watch the Conference live: http://www.doi.gov/live [or try here] I understand from friends at Swinomish that Swinomish Chairman Brian Cladoosby will be introducing President Obama at 1:30 EST. However, there have been a lot of corrections to … Continue reading

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News article on Skagit GOP’s anti-Indian platform

The article, from the Spokesman Review, is here. Previous posts are here, here, here, and here.

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Swinomish Tribe to Dedicate Story Pole to Skagit Valley College

The pole was carved by Kevin Paul, a Swinomish artist. The event is Monday, April 16, at 2:30. Further information is here.

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Swinomish Wins Salmon Protection Case

The district court held that the Skagit County Dike District No. 22 violated the Clean Water Act and the Endangered Species Act in the construction of tide gates in the Skagit River delta that injured salmon habitat. The case is … Continue reading

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