Terri Hansen
5/19/15
An alliance of tribal leaders and members from the Lower Elwha, Quinault, Tulalip, Spokane, Swinomish, Yakama and Tsleil-Waututh First Nation joined the Lummi Nation in Seattle las...
JoDe L. Goudy
3/12/15

The Yakama Nation takes the welfare of our children seriously and we are committed to making decisions in the best interests of our members....

Virginia Beavert Sahaptin Tales
ICTMN Staff
12/10/14
Virginia Beavert, a Yakama elder from Toppenish, Washington, is working on a project that is “very important and meaningful” to her because “it will help to preserve both my cultur...
Richard Walker
9/15/14
Shanoa Pinkham served a summer semester Washington Internship for Native Students in Washington, D.C. through American University School of Professional & Extended Studies...
ICTMN Staff
8/21/14
Tribes opposed to the transport of coal by rail through their territory are celebrating the decision of the Oregon Department of State Lands to reject a permit application for a co...
Steven Newcomb
7/2/14

Imagine a couple of novels that contain a deep discernment that our existence as Original Nations and Peoples extends back to the beginning of time, through our oral histories and our oral traditions....

Terri Hansen
1/12/14
The problems associated with contamination in Northwestern waters are mounting...
Terri Hansen
1/10/14
The iconic Chinook salmon, for millennia a cornerstone of Pacific Northwest diet, spirituality, ceremony and even the tribes' economy, is fast becoming toxic in Washington State...
ICTMN Staff
12/16/13
On Friday, a federal appeals court lifted a temporary ban on horse slaughter in the U.S., removing barriers for plants to open while a lawsuit by The Humane Society of the United S...
Harry Smiskin & Virgil Lewis
11/12/13

Chairman of the Tribal Council and Virgil Lewis, Chairman of the Fish and Wildlife Committee of the Yakama Nation, Toppenish, Washington, have issued the following statement:...

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