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  1. Colvilles expel council member for misconductRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Wenatchee World

    Melissa Louis-Williams, councilwoman from the Omak District, was expelled by a vote of 10-3, a news release from the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation said. The news release said she committed gross misconduct while serving as a councilwoman, but did not describe what she did.

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  2. Camden: First week of session featured tarpees and tourniquetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Columbian

    ... by local law enforcement and state troopers, the one remaining tarpee was ordered evacuated. Janene Hampton, of the Colville Okanogan Tribe, refused to leave; she was arrested for trespassing, booked and released. Thanks to nearly constant rain and ...

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  3. Spin Control: First week of the session featured tarpees and tourniquets - Sun, 14 Jan 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 14 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... by local law enforcement and state troopers, the one remaining tarpee was ordered evacuated. Janene Hampton, of the Colville Okanogan Tribe, refused to leave; she was arrested for trespassing, booked and released. Thanks to nearly constant rain and ...

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  4. Study: Decline of salmon also impacts salmon geneticsRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 13 | The Navajo Times

    ... to the construction of giant dams. The 346 vertebrae samples were part of collections held by the Spokane and Colville tribes and the U. . Bureau of Reclamation, among other entities. Johnson said many of the bones were retrieved from ancient Native ...

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  5. Rural commuters agree long trips are worth the viewRead the original story

    Friday Jan 12 | Colville Statesman-Examiner

    ... of a traffic free commute during the rest of the year. While the annual average travel time between Northport and Colville ranges from 35-45 minutes, the time spent with the beautiful scenery of Williams Lake or a cruise through Marcus have a lot ...

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  6. Adeline Fredin, protector of tribal culture and history, diesRead the original story

    Friday Jan 12 | Wenatchee World

    Adeline Fredin, a former director of the Colville Tribal History and Archaeology Department who played a key role in getting the remains of the Ancient One returned to the tribes, died Jan. 7. She was 83. "She was a fierce protector of our history and culture. She fought for it from her heart," said Colville Tribal Chairman Mike Marchand.

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  7. Africa startled by Trumpa s sudden and vulgar attentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | The Columbian

    ... sorry, but there's no other word one can use but racist," said a spokesman for the U.N. human rights office, Rupert Colville. Many on the world's second most populous continent reached for their smartphones, long-practiced in defending it from easy ...

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  8. Sturgeon fishing to reopen on Lake Roosevelt - Fri, 12 Jan 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | The Spokesman-Review

    Anglers will again be allowed to fish for sturgeon on Lake Roosevelt. However, the details of the season have yet to be finalized, said Bill Baker, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife fisheries biologist in Colville.

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  9. A Fight Over Sovereign Tribal Rights In Canada Could Be Nearing It's EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... man in an illegal hunting case. Rick Desautel is one of roughly 4,000 Sinixt tribal members who live on the Colville reservation in northeastern Washington state. Sinixt traditional lands extend from the reservation north into British Columbia. ...

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  10. Colville police warn that drug use is on the riseRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 11 | Colville Statesman-Examiner

    It's hard to pinpoint the exact crime rate in Colville, but the Colville Police Department keeps a close eye on what types of crimes occurs in the city. One way to track crime is through calls for service.

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  11. WSU researchers discover shrinking gene pool among Chinook salmon populations - Thu, 11 Jan 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... to the construction of giant dams. The 346 vertebrae samples were part of collections held by the Spokane and Colville tribes and the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, among other entities. Johnson said many of the bones were retrieved from ancient Native ...

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  12. Edward E. MillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | Wise County Messenger Online

    Edward E. Miller Edward E. Miller, 66, of Decatur, died Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, in Decatur.Hawkins Funeral Home in Decatur is handling arrangements.Edward was born June 1, 1951, in Colville, Wash., to Darryl and Floribelle Miller.

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  13. The population of Stevens County is in a growth cycleRead the original story

    Friday Jan 5 | Colville Statesman-Examiner

    ... in numeric growth or percentage growth. According to the state's Office of Financial Management, the city of Colville's population remained steady at 4,730 residents over the past two years. Colville's population was 4,673 residents, according to ...

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  14. Weathercatch: A look at 2017 - from ice, snow and wind to heat,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... Inland Northwest, unusually cold, dry winds pushed temperatures to minus 3 in Spokane and minus 6 in Moses Lake and Colville. On Jan. 3, it got so windy that the National Weather Service issued a wind chill advisory. While we wouldn't have batted an ...

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  15. Wrestling: Darius Johnson defeats Wyatt Wickham 7-2 and Central...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... in a Great Northern League wrestling dual. Isiah Acosta scored a 24-second pin for the Greyhounds. Deer Park 41, Colville 35: Amir Nuriddeen turned the tables, pinning Ryder Goff at 1:36 to break a 35-35 tie as the Stags edged the Indians in a ...

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  16. Community businesses help the Colville food bank feed the hungryRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 2 | Colville Statesman-Examiner

    The Colville Volunteer Food and Resource Center, more commonly called the food bank, has had a busy month helping area families and individuals during the holidays. In December alone, the food bank served more than 420 area families who wouldn't have had limited access to food resources without the food bank, according to director Michelle Loftis.

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  17. Ringing in the New Year-Colville styleRead the original story

    Friday Dec 29 | Colville Statesman-Examiner

    The Northeast Washington Fairgrounds will be the site of a New Year's celebration again this year, acA cording to Lori Matlock, NorthA east Washington Fairgrounds Manager. Historically the fireworks were used to celebrate the Fourth of July, but after several years of dry summers, the display was moved to New Year's Eve.

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  18. Boys youth basketball is starting up in ColvilleRead the original story

    Friday Dec 29 | Colville Statesman-Examiner

    Colville Youth Sports is starting up boys youth basketball. This program is for boys in Kindergarten through 6th grade.

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  19. Free books are available to young kids in ColvilleRead the original story

    Friday Dec 29 | Colville Statesman-Examiner

    ... to the child's family. All parents have to do is register for the program. Registration forms are available at the Colville Public Library and must be completely filled out. The only other obligations for parents are to read with their child. ...

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  20. British Columbia High Court Sides With Native American Tribe In Cross-Border DisputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 29 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... state that he has the right to hunt in the province. The long-running case concerned Rick Desautel, a member of the Colville Tribes and a descendant of the Sinixt, an indigenous group which once roamed the Northwest. In 2010, Desautel crossed the ...

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