Richard Walker
6/24/16
The theme of the 2016 Canoe Journey is Teqwu?ma?...
Suzan Shown Harjo
1/4/16
FAME – Iroquois Nationals Lacrosse Team for winning the silver medal in the 2015 World Indoor Lacrosse Championship Games...
Billy Frank Jr.
Peter d’Errico
11/19/15
Billy Frank Jr...
Billy Frank Jr. Street Bellingham
Frank Hopper
11/17/15
Billy Frank Jr., the Nisqually Native rights activist whose protests and fish-ins during the 1960s and 1970s often landed him in jail, will be posthumously awarded the nation’s hig...
Billy Frank Fishing Nisqually River
Frank Hopper
8/29/15
When Billy Frank Jr. was first arrested for fishing with a gillnet on the Nisqually River in 1945, he was just a 14-year-old boy...
Robert Eaglestaff Billy Frank
Richard Walker
7/12/15
Seattle’s newest middle school will be named for the late Robert Eagle Staff, Lakota, principal of American Indian Heritage High School from 1989-1996...
Richard Walker
5/20/15
A congressman from Washington State has proposed renaming the Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge the Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge...
Mark Trahant
5/11/15
Alaska reminds me of Washington state. Let me qualify that. Alaska reminds me of Washington state before the mid-1970s...
Melanie Studley
3/2/15
In May 2014, Indian country lost a hero with the death of Billy Frank, Jr ...

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