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Filed Under: Environment | Politics
JPR: Klamath Tribes ask Congress to approve water deal (04/18)
The Klamath Tribes of Oregon have signed off on the Klamath Hydroelectric Settlement Agreement and now Congressional approval is needed.

Filed Under: National
NPR: Grand Ronde Tribes moving to disenroll descendants of chief (04/01)
NPR reports on a disenrollment effort within the Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde in Oregon.

Filed Under: Politics | Recognition
Senate Indian Affairs Committee sets business meeting & hearing (03/31)
The Senate Indian Affairs Committee will hold a business meeting and a hearing on Wednesday.

Filed Under: National
OPB: Grand Ronde Tribes to remove descendants of treaty signer (03/25)
The Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde in Oregon are moving to remove the descendants of a treaty signer from the rolls.

Filed Under: Education | Law | National
George Wasson from Coquille Tribe remembered for knowledge (03/21)
George Bundy Wasson, an elder from the Coquille Tribe who was killed on Wednesday, was remembered for his wealth of knowledge about Oregon's indigenous communities.

Filed Under: Law
George Wasson, elder from Coquille Tribe, killed in crime spree (03/20)
George Wasson, an elder from the Coquille Tribe of Oregon, was killed on Wednesday in a bizarre crime spree that ended in California with the death of the suspect.

Filed Under: Education | Politics
Civil rights complaint planned over mascots in Oregon schools (03/14)
An activist in Oregon plans to file a civil rights complaint with the Department of Education over the use of Indian mascots in public schools.

Filed Under: Opinion
Charlene Abrahamson: Oregon's illegal policy against tribal ID (03/10)
Charlene Abrahamson wonders why the state of Oregon won't accept identification issued by tribes in Washington.

Filed Under: Law | National
Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians oppose legal marijuana (02/28)
The Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians announced opposition to marijuana legalization.

Filed Under: Education | Politics
Oregon governor expected to sign bill to allow Indian mascots (02/27)
Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber (D) is expected to sign a bill that allows public schools to keep their Indian mascots with tribal approval.

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