Richard Walker
The theme of the 2016 Canoe Journey is Teqwu?ma?...
Terri Hansen
After more than a month of overtime negotiations, the treaty tribes in western Washington have reached an agreement with Washington state on the Puget Sound salmon fisheries for th...
Richard Walker
Several Northwest Native leaders have new positions of influence in the fields of environment and youth leadership development, or are seeking election or reelection to legislative...
Terri Hansen
Blame it on the mass of water known as "the Blob”—four-plus degrees Fahrenheit, warmer-than-normal, nutrient-poor ocean waters hugging the Pacific coast—or on El Niño, habitat dest...
Terri Hansen
Salmon distinctively stand for the Pacific Northwest. And two tribal women in the Northwest stand for the salmon: Kathryn Brigham and Lorraine Loomis...
Billy Frank Jr.
Peter d’Errico
Billy Frank Jr...
Billy Frank Jr. Street Bellingham
Frank Hopper
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
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...
Richard Walker
Three prominent Native American Washingtonians have been appointed to key positions in education, environmental protection, and the judiciary. On December 15, Gov...
Richard Walker
The Makah Nation’s new commercial fishing dock is 120 feet long, has two lanes, five offloading terminals, and an ice machine capable of holding 110 tons of ice, and is designed to...