Stories tagged: Suquamish Tribe
Wed., June 14, 2017, 8:36 p.m.
Tribe, groups sue Navy over ship cleaning in Puget Sound
The Suquamish Tribe and two environmental groups are suing the U.S. Navy, saying it sent harmful pollutants into Puget Sound when it cleaned a decommissioned aircraft carrier near Bremerton, Wash.
Wed., April 26, 2017, 3:31 p.m.
Tribes sue Coast Guard over tanker traffic’s risk to orcas
The Tulalip and Suquamish tribes are suing the Coast Guard, alleging a failure to protect endangered orcas from the risk of oil spills associated with tanker traffic in the Strait …
Thu., Jan. 26, 2017, 12:43 p.m.
Groups, tribe say they’ll sue Navy over ship hull cleaning
The Suquamish Tribe and two environmental groups have filed notice they intend to sue the Navy, alleging the Navy is cleaning a decommissioned aircraft carrier in Sinclair Inlet in violation …
Tue., May 10, 2016, 1:35 p.m.
Construction of newest Washington state ferry begins
Construction is beginning on Washington’s newest state ferry, the Suquamish.
Tue., Aug. 2, 2011, 6:30 p.m.
Tribe will issue same-sex marriage licenses
An American Indian Tribe in Washington state has adopted a law recognizing gay marriage, making it only the second tribe in the country known to do so.