Community Calendar

Calendar Sat., Feb. 6, 2016

Community Calendar for Saturday February 6, 2016 Today in Madras High School Sports: Varsity wrestling has a meet at La Pine at 10am. The Lincoln’s Powwow Committee is opening the Simnasho Longhouse in preparation of upcoming powwow today. Any families wanting to release ...

Elizabeth Smith

February 5th, 2016

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Local News

BIA planning Constitution vote by April 11

Warm Springs Agency BIA Superintendent John Halliday received a letter from the agency regional office approving a membership secretarial election on proposed changes to the tribal Constitution. The election will be held sometime before April 11, Mr. Halliday said. Members ...

Dave McMechan

February 3rd, 2016

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Malheur Refuge Update

As the last remaining armed occupiers at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge neotiate with the FBI, bringing to an end the month long take over of federal buildings and public lands, The FBI has released video of the fatal traffic stop shooting of an armed occupier of a ...

Sue Matters

January 29th, 2016

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New BIA policy to implement 1910 law

The BIA has announced a new policy to improve the implementation of the Buy Indian Act of 1910. The new policy comes in response to a U.S. Government Accountability Office report, released in July 2015, that criticized the federal government’s enforcement of the Buy Indian ...

Dave McMechan

January 28th, 2016

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BIA update on petition to amend constitution

Warm Springs Agency BIA Superintendent John Halliday received a letter from the agency regional office approving a membership secretarial election on proposed changes to the tribal constitution. Members over the age of 18, who wish to participate in the election, will have ...

Dave McMechan

January 25th, 2016

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Youth art, ‘Kindred Spirits,’ and more at museum

The Museum at Warm Springs will open its first exhibit of 2016 next week, with the Twenty-third Annual Warm Springs Tribal Youth Art Exhibit. Young people can submit items for the exhibit until 5 p.m. this Friday, Jan. 22. The exhibit will have its grand opening on Thursday,

Dave McMechan

January 20th, 2016

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