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Welcome: Royal Theron Robinson

Royal Theron RobinsonRoyal Theron Robinson was born May 26, 2016 at 8:21 p.m. in Eureka, CA at St. Joseph Hospital weighing 8.2 lbs and 20 1/2 inches in length. Royal is the son of Mack and Jaclyn Robinson of Salyer, CA and siblings include Roxie 9 and Mack Jr. “Big Time” 2. He is the maternal grandson […] Read More →

Youth Protest Pollution From Klamath Strait Drain

Youth protestors lay on the ground in front of the Klamath County Government Office, representing the image of past fish kills on the Klamath river largely due to contamination and low flows./Photo courtesy of Youth Coalition for Clean Klamath. KLAMATH FALLS, Ore.–Monday, July 18, a group of youth including members of several tribes, orchestrated three dynamic protests to demand a thorough clean-up of the polluted Klamath Strait Drain, which pumps polluted water into the Klamath River, harming down river communities and Klamath salmon. Read More →

Photo of the Week

Waterphall DoolittleIn a pasture near Bear Road, Zadia Doolittle admires a ceremonial dress worn by Waterphall Doolittle./Photo by Arlene Doolittle. If you have a photo you would like to share please email it to Teresa at nwseditor.trt@gmail.com. Read More →

June Student of the Month: Robert Michael Lee

Robert LeeRobert Michael Lee is the Son of Linda Lee and Augustine Lara. While at Hoopa High School Robert participated in Principal Honor Roll 2 years, Honor roll 2 years and took 1st place in the Indian Education Art Contest and twice won 1st place in the Indian Education Poem Contest. Robert’s poem “Family” was published in […] Read More →

June Student of the Month: Ellen Kidiwishche’ Dawn Colegrove

Ellen ColegroveEllen Kidiwische’ Dawn Colegrove is the daughter of Gary and Leslie Colegrove and the Grand- daughter of Gary and Kathy Colegrove and Leo and Toni Carpenter. While at Hoopa High, Ellen participated in ASB, CSP, Spanish Club, Softball, Soccer and Knitting Club. After high school Ellen will be attending Humboldt State University and plans to […] Read More →

Cooking Healthy In Indian Country: Wild Raspberry Jam

22-28 CHIC BerriesMy family loves berries. We love jams, pies, cobblers, just plain popping them in our mouth and enjoying them. First, let me talk about the journey. One of my favorite things to do with the family is to go on our gathering trips. We pack up a picnic basket, grab our favorite treats and load like sardines into the vehicle. All the way up the hill, loud laughter and shrieks can be heard coming from the front and back seat when the kids sing along to their favorite song, or make up their own. Read More →

Local Veteran Sworn In As Department Vice Commander Representing Area One

Kim Conrad is the newly elected Department Vice Commander representing Area One./Photo courtesy of Kim Conrad.A humble, but proud war veteran, Kim Conrad, was elected as the Department Vice Commander representing Area One. On Sunday, June 26, Conrad was sworn in to serve his one year term. The ceremony was held in Freson at the annual American Legion Convention. Read More →

Shirley May SmithShirley May Smith, 78 of California, born August 11, 1937 in Marissa Ill.; passed away Monday, June 20, 2016, surrounded by her loving family. Read More →