Shawn Yanity

It's a lot easier and less expensive to prevent toxins such as flame retardants, pesticides and mercury from getting into our waters than it is to try and clean them up after the fact. That's the idea behind the state of Washington's plan to update fish consumption rates....

7/5/12
Rob Capriccioso
3/7/12
WASHINGTON – With U.S. Rep. Norm Dicks, D-Wash., announcing his retirement after 18 terms, Indian country is losing a major appropriations advocate in Congress...
ICTMN Staff
2/29/12
According to the Associated Press, a bill, HB 2233, was recently passed by the Washington state Senate by a vote of 42-6...
ICTMN Staff
12/1/11
A new laboratory space at Northwest Indian College (NWIC) will allow students to obtain four-year degrees without leaving their communities...
Coast Salish Gathering News
7/27/11
In May, Washington Gov...
ICTMN Staff
5/17/11
Neal Chism, a sailor from West Seattle, has traveled down the Duwamish River about 90 times during the past 2-1/2 years, picking up debris along its banks, the Seattle Times report...
ICTMN Staff
5/9/11
Being proactive and making rules and responses uniform in the case of a trans-border oil spill is on the agenda of officials in Washington State, Alaska and British Columbia...
Richard Walker
3/7/11
No sooner had the Hoh started seeing benefits from their 2.5-mile extension of the Chalaat Creek salmon run than a tractor-trailer took a tumble and dumped 4,300 gallons of diesel ...
ICTMN Staff
1/11/11
Years after gaining Superfund status for the Duwamish River, advocates including members of the Duwamish Tribe have been handed a plan by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) ...
Carol Craig
2/15/11
Up to 50 people had to flee their homes on February 12 when a massive wind-fueled wildfire erupted on the Yakama Reservation in southwest Washington...

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