Stories tagged: Coeur d'Alene Tribe
UPDATED: Fri., July 21, 2017, 10:31 p.m.
For the love of dancing: 20th Julyamsh Powwow kicks off in full color
When a basketball player spends hours perfecting a layup or a baseball player goes through hundreds of balls at the batting cages, the commitment is often summed up with the …
Thu., July 20, 2017, 3:17 p.m.
Julyamsh continues to be Inland Northwest summer tradition
The 2017 event, Friday and Saturday at the Kootenai County Fairgrounds, is expected to draw between 600 and 800 dancers and 25 to 30 drum groups.
Mon., April 10, 2017, 6:30 a.m.
Tribe resumes gillnetting northern pike in Lake Coeur d’Alene
In North Idaho, where northern pike are tolerated by state fisheries managers and prized by many anglers, the Coeur d’Alene Tribe has been clamping down for two years on the …
UPDATED: Wed., March 8, 2017, 5:35 p.m.
FBI still searching for Coeur d’Alene Tribe member missing for 29 years
The FBI is still looking for Tina Finley, a then-25-year-old Coeur d’Alene Tribe member who was last seen in North Idaho 29 years ago.
UPDATED: Mon., March 6, 2017, 10:59 p.m.
Coeur d’Alene Tribe honored at Friday reception for ongoing work to protect Lake Coeur d’Alene
The Coeur d’Alene Tribe will be honored for its work to protect and restore Lake Coeur d’Alene during a Friday evening reception in Spokane.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 8, 2017, 4:48 p.m.
Amid misgivings, Idaho lawmakers introduce bill to target tribal gaming
An Idaho House committee agreed to introduce legislation Wednesday aimed at targeting tribal gaming, including the Coeur d’Alene Tribe’s successful casino, though many members expressed doubts about the bill.
Mon., Nov. 28, 2016, 2:20 p.m.
New CEO named for Coeur d’Alene Tribe’s Benewah Medical Center
The Coeur d’Alene Tribe has named a new chief executive for the Benewah Medical and Wellness Center.
Thu., Oct. 27, 2016, 12:01 p.m.
Celebration set on culture, history of the Coeur d’Alene Tribe
The history and culture of the Coeur d’Alene Tribe will be shared through November in a collaboration with the Salvation Army Kroc Center and the Human Rights Education Institute in …
Fri., Oct. 21, 2016, 4:56 p.m.
Public welcome at Coeur d’Alene Tribe’s water potato celebration
The Coeur d’Alene Tribe is holding its annual Water Potato Celebration on Monday through Thursday at Heyburn State Park.
Wed., Oct. 12, 2016, 7:04 p.m.
Coeur d’Alene Tribe opens Northwest’s first tribal eagle aviary
The first tribal eagle aviary in the Northwest is opening on the Coeur d’Alene Indian Reservation, which will allow the tribe to keep captive bald and golden eagles and collect …
Tue., Oct. 11, 2016, 11:35 a.m.
University of Idaho ‘lake lab’ to study ecology, economy of local lakes
A $100,000 laboratory at the University of Idaho-Coeur d’Alene will track the ecology of North Idaho lakes and their role in the regional economy.
Wed., Sept. 28, 2016, 6 p.m.
Coeur d’Alene Tribe’s ‘Powwow Sweat’ exercise featured at event in Washington, D.C.
The Coeur d’Alene Tribe has invented an exercise dance called Powwow Sweat, and the tribe says it’s “sweeping the nation.” At the very least, it has attracted some high-profile practitioners …
Fri., Sept. 16, 2016, 7:43 p.m.
Felix Aripa, beloved elder of the Coeur d’Alene Tribe, dies at 93
Felix Aripa, a beloved elder of the Coeur d’Alene Tribe and one of the tribe’s last native speakers, died Friday. He was 93.
Mon., Aug. 15, 2016, 5:39 p.m.
Cataldo Pilgrimage a time to celebrate, share and heal
Hundreds of Catholics gathered Monday under the shade of linden, elm and maple trees next to Idaho’s oldest building for a culturally rich and reverent ceremony honoring the Virgin Mary …
Mon., July 18, 2016, 4:59 p.m.
Coeur d’Alene Tribe’s Chief Antelope honored in sculpture along river
Chief Morris Antelope was known to be fair and just, a strong advocate for the rights of his people at a time the Coeur d’Alene Tribe began to follow the …
Mon., July 11, 2016
New Julyamsh venue a homecoming for Coeur d’Alene Tribe
Quanah Matheson was watching rodeo at the Kootenai County Fairgrounds last year when realized the arena would be a great spot for Julyamsh, the largest outdoor powwow in the Northwest. …
Sat., June 18, 2016, 7:29 p.m.
Tribes end canoe journey at Kettle Falls, celebrate hope of salmon’s return
Paddlers from the Colville, Coeur d’Alene, Spokane, Kootenai and Kalispel tribes arrived in dugout canoes at Kettle Falls on Friday after making journeys similar to the trips their ancestors might …
Thu., June 16, 2016, 5:14 p.m.
Coeur d’Alene Tribe lets casino resort CEO go
Dave Matheson has again lost his job as CEO of the Coeur d’Alene Casino Resort Hotel in Worley, Idaho.
Mon., June 13, 2016, 10:02 a.m.
Paddlers from the Spokane, Coeur d’Alene and Colville tribes meet at confluence
The Colville Confederated Tribes’ dugout canoe was getting some adjustments Sunday night on a beach near the confluence of the Spokane and Columbia rivers. The cedar canoe was made in …
Sun., June 12, 2016, 4 a.m.
Muddy waters: Hangman Creek cleanup essential to Spokane River health
Hangman Creek’s muddy water contributes to water-quality issues in the Spokane River; new efforts are underway to clean up the creek.
Fri., June 10, 2016, 10:37 a.m.
Sturgeon-nosed canoes launch from Coeur d’Alene beach
The Coeur d’Alene Tribe’s canoe journey to Kettle Falls continued this morning with the launch of sturgeon-nosed canoes from Coeur d’Alene’s City Beach.
Thu., June 9, 2016, 7 p.m.
Hobbyist captures invisible light of powwow dancers
The images have a ghostly quality, their subject matter devoid of most color. But they’re still vibrant. Glowing, almost.
Thu., June 9, 2016, 12:13 p.m.
Coeur d’Alene Tribe’s canoe gets repairs; others start trip to Kettle Falls
The Coeur d’Alene Tribe is taking a hiatus today from its canoe journey to Kettle Falls. Repairs are being done to the 35-foot dugout cedar canoe, which had some minor …
Tue., June 7, 2016, 7:06 p.m.
Coeur d’Alene Tribe members begin 100-plus mile journey in dugout canoe
The Coeur d’Alene Tribe began a 100-plus mile journey in a dug-out canoe Tuesday. Tribal members will paddle the length of the Lake Coeur d’Alene, down part of the Spokane …
Tue., May 31, 2016, 4:36 p.m.
Tribe gives $1.3 million in education grants
The Coeur d’Alene Tribe has awarded $1.38 million in education grants to 104 area schools and nonprofit organizations. The grants pay for musical instruments, art supplies and art therapy programs, …
Mon., May 9, 2016, 3:22 p.m.
Coeur d’Alene Tribe members elect council leaders
Two women won election to the Coeur d’Alene Tribal Council over the weekend.
Tue., March 22, 2016, 8:52 p.m.
Lake CdA’s declining oxygen levels worry scientists
Oxygen levels are declining in Lake Coeur d’Alene, raising concerns about the heavy metals buried in mud at the bottom of the lake.
Thu., March 10, 2016, 2:30 p.m.
Julyamsh powwow moving to Kootenai County Fairgrounds
Julyamsh, the Coeur d’Alene Tribe’s annual powwow, will move to the Kootenai County Fairgrounds this summer. The event last was held in 2014 and had been at the Greyhound Park …
Tue., Jan. 5, 2016, 1:03 p.m.
Coeur d’Alene Tribe carves canoe from ancient cedar log
The Coeur d’Alene Tribe is carving a canoe out of an ancient cedar log. Tribal members will paddle it down the Spokane and Columbia rivers this summer for a rendezvous …
Wed., Dec. 23, 2015, 3:06 p.m.
N. Idaho counties to get federal disaster aid
Local governments in North Idaho will get federal aid to help with damage from last month’s windstorm.