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 By Jacob Wagner    News    April 27, 2016 

Hundreds attend seventh annual Earth Day Celebration in Nespelem

A festive Earth Day celebration, the seventh organized by a local Earth Day Committee, took place at the Nespelem powwow grounds Friday as an estimated 800-1,200 children and adults enjoyed the...

 
 News    April 20, 2016

Newsbriefs

City OKs beer tent The Grand Coulee City Council approved Mayor Paul Townsend sending a letter of support for the chamber of commerce’s plan to have a beer tent at North Dam Park during the Colorama Festival celebration. The times will be from 3...

 
 By Roger S Lucas    News    April 20, 2016

School contest results to show at tribal Earth Day event

by Roger S. Lucas Students at a number of area schools will see this Friday, Earth Day, how well they did in a recycling contest as results of a Colville Tribes challenge are unveiled during Earth Day celebrations at the powwow grounds Friday, April...

 
 Legals    April 20, 2016

Legals for April 20, 2016

Colville Tribes Land Use Review Board PUBLIC NOTICE The Colville Tribes Land Use Review Board will be holding a public hearing to make a ruling on the following land use and development permits: Colville Tribal Gaming has submitted a land use and...

 
 By Jacob Wagner    News    April 13, 2016

Gary Payton basketball workshop aims to inspire

NBA hall-of-famer Gary Payton came to the area Thursday to host a basketball workshop entitled "Rise Above." About 200 boys and girls of all ages had a blast performing basketball drills, playing...

 
 News    April 13, 2016

The Colville Tribes' business arm will open its fifth fuel location in special ceremonies this Friday

Opening is a new $3.4 million convenience store at Manson, Washington, near the tribes’ Mill Bay Casino. The location is at 455 Wapato Lake Road. Ceremonies begin at 10 a.m., and the facility has been named Colville Fuels Deep Water. The public is...

 
 By Roger S Lucas    News    April 6, 2016

NBA great coming to area

Former NBA great Gary Payton, will hold a basketball camp Thursday, at Lake Roosevelt High School gym. The sports action will be mixed with a Payton message on life skills and how to build a productive life. The event is being put on by the Colville...

 
 Obituaries    March 30, 2016

Joanne "Bone" Redthunder

Joanne "Bone" Redthunder, 61, was born August 8, 1954, into the Nespelem, Washington home of Joe and Lucy Weipah - Redthunder. Joanne passed on to her elders Thursday morning, March 24, 2016, from...

 
 By Scott Hunter    Sports    March 30, 2016

Basketball great Payton coming to the coulee

Local kids can work on basketball and more in a clinic with retired basketball great Gary Payton next week. Athletic Director Rich Black said Tuesday afternoon he had just learned the high school gym had been scheduled for a clinic hosted by Payton,...

 
 By Roger S Lucas    News    March 16, 2016

Chamber announces annual award winners

The Grand Coulee Dam Area Chamber of Commerce named its "Achiever of Year" and "Business of the Year" at a special awards luncheon last Thursday at the Moose Lodge. The chamber membership chooses the...

 
 Legals    March 16, 2016

legals for March 16, 2016

SUMMARY OF ORDINANCE PASSED OF THE CITY OF ELECTRIC CITY, WA On the 8 day of March, 2016, the City Council of Electric City passed the following ordinance. A summary of the content of said ordinance, consisting of the title, provides as follows:...

 
 Obituaries    March 9, 2016

Robert Keith Thomas Sr.

Robert Keith Thomas Sr., 64, of Nespelem, Washington, passed on to his elders Tuesday morning, March 1, 2016, from Spokane's Holy Family Hospital. Born September 19, 1951, in Nespelem, to Richard D...

 
 Legals    March 9, 2016

Legals for March 9, 2016

City of Electric City Small Works/ Vendor Roster The City of Electric City is accepting applications from interested contractors and vendors wishing to be placed on the Small Works Roster and Vendor Roster. Whenever the city seeks to construct any...

 
 News    March 2, 2016

Colvilles to gain millions in settlement

The Colville Tribes will gain millions from an agreement approved last week that settles the claims of nearly 700 tribes nationwide against the federal government. The nearly $1 billion settlement with the Obama administration has been reached over c...

 
 By Roger S Lucas    News    February 17, 2016

Effort to rebuild longhouse gets traction at conference

The Chief Joseph Nez Perce Longhouse, destroyed by fire three years ago, may soon be replaced by a new building if a committee working for it can settle with insurance and find more funding. The new...

 
 By Roger S Lucas    News    January 20, 2016

New restaurant being built over casino

The Colville Tribes are planning a restaurant, lounge and gaming area over the Coulee Dam Casino. Special Projects Manager Carl Jackson said the restaurant is scheduled for an April opening. Currently, contractors are taking out interior office...

 
 Legals    December 9, 2015

Legals for December 9, 2015

The Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation Planning Department Pete Palmer, Land Use/ Shoreline Administrator P.O. Box 150, Nespelem, WA 99155 509-634-2570 PUBLIC NOTICE The Colville Tribes Land Use Review Board will be holding a public...

 
 Community    December 9, 2015

Coulee Cops

Grand Coulee Police 12/1 - A man left his phone in the restroom at Safeway, but it was gone when he returned for it an hour later. He asked to see the store security video but was told it was against store policy. The police planned to follow up. -...

 
 News    November 25, 2015

Newsbriefs

Nissen named for national honor Nespelem’s Brian Nissen has been named as a 2015 Native American “40 under 40” award recipient. Nissen was among the winners of the prestigious award from the National Center for American Indian Enterprise...

 
 By Kim Stanger    Opinion    October 21, 2015

Lots of help appreciated for the "gathering"

On behalf of the Grand Coulee Dam and Nespelem School Districts, we would like to thank everyone who helped make the 2015 Cultural Awareness Gathering a success. We were blessed to have perfect weather that day. We would like to thank the following...

 
 By Carol Netzel    Opinion    October 14, 2015

To the voters of the area

Soon there will be two important days coming up. One is fun for kids and adults – Halloween; the other is for adults – Election Day. We have several big problems to address. Among them are the planning and building of a new waste-water treatment...

 
 Obituaries    October 14, 2015

Iva Viola Andrews Saxa

Iva Viola Andrews Saxa, 98, went home to be with her Heavenly Father on Saturday, Oct. 10, 2015, at Harmony House in Brewster, Washington, where she had been a resident for the last six years. Iva...

 
 News    September 30, 2015

EWU launches initiative to build on legacy of renowned tribal rights activist

Eastern Washington University last week announced an academic and community program to honor the legacy of Lucy Covington, a Colville Tribal Council member who changed the course of American Indian history through her courageous and selfless style...

 
 Legals    September 23, 2015

Legals for September 23, 2015

NOTICE OF GENERAL ELECTION, GRANT COUNTY, WASHINGTON TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2015 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Tuesday, November 3, 2015 in Grant County, State of Washington, there will be held a General Election for the purpose of submitting to the v...

 
 By press release    News    September 23, 2015

EWU launches initiative to build on legacy of renowned tribal rights activist

Eastern Washington University is proud to announce an academic and community program to honor the legacy of Lucy Covington, a Colville Tribal Council member who changed the course of American Indian history through her courageous and selfless style...

 

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