Stories tagged: tribal artifacts
Wed., May 25, 2016, 9:38 a.m.
Native groups protest planned French auction of artifacts
Native American leaders are protesting the latest plan by a Paris auction house to sell off part of their tribal history, and their demand for the return of their ceremonial …
Tue., June 18, 2013, 8:01 a.m.
Judge nixes mining activity along Clearwater River
LEWISTON, Idaho — An administrative judge has rejected plans by hobbyist miners to set up suction dredging operations along a prized cutthroat trout stream in North Idaho.
Thu., Sept. 22, 2011, midnight
Woman returns ancient mortar, pestle to Coeur d’Alene Tribe
In dozens of camps along Lake Coeur d’Alene and the Spokane River, Coeur d’Alene Indians used stone tools to pound and grind meat, berries and roots. The handmade tools would …
Fri., Sept. 25, 2009, midnight
Tribal artifacts returned
More than 1,400 artifacts stolen from ancient Native American graves and sacred sites in five Western states were returned Thursday to several local tribes. Members of tribes in Idaho and …