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In Loving Memory: Erica Gail Young

GEDSC DIGITAL CAMERAErica was born on September 9, 1998 in Sacramento, Calif. to Eric Young and Crystal Masten-Young. Erica crossed over to be with her ancestors on November 3, 2017. She was 19 years old. Read More →

In Loving Memory: Wa-Rec Lacey Mae Jackson

23-44 Obit (Lacey Jackson)Wa-Rec Lacey Mae Jackson was brought into this world on August 6, 1999 by Aimee Melendy and Mi-kyo Jackson, and was taken from us far too soon on November 3, 2017. Lacey Mae was a proud member of the Hoopa Valley Tribe and grew up on the Hoopa Reservation here in Northern California. She was loved throughout the community and will be extremely missed. Read More →

In Loving Memory: KARRIE LYNNE KANE-BALDY

Karrie Lynne Kane-Baldy, March 7, 1960-May 25, 2017.Karrie Lynne Kane-Baldy, age 57, was ushered into the presence of the heavenly father on May 25th, 2017, surrounded by her family. Karrie was born to the late Alfred “Carlson” and Carmen Kane of Hoopa, CA on March 7, 1960. She was also a member of the Hoopa Valley Tribe. Read More →

Sanderson Wins 6th Boatnik Cup

Veteran racer Roger Sanderson of Hoopa piloted his (#B-200) hydroplane to back-to-back Boatnik wins to the claim the 59th Annual Tom Rice Memorial whitewater race on the Rogue River on Memorial Day in Grants Pass, Oregon./Photo by Ben Sanderson.Sanderson, 54, became the seventh driver in (CORRA) Cal-Ore River Racers Association history to repeat Boatnik wins. Sanderson won Boatnik Titles in 1993, 1995, 1997, 2007, 2016, and this year. Read More →

In Loving Memory: Arnold “Arnie” Beeson

23-21 Obit (Arnold Beeson)Arnold “Arnie” Beeson went to be with the Lord on May 23, 2017. He was the youngest son of Ernest and Marilouise Beeson Sr. Born October 16, 1954, Arnie was a lifetime resident of Hoopa and a Hoopa Valley Tribal member. Read More →

Equipping the Future

23-22 Heavy Equipment trainingThe Hoopa Valley Tribal Employment Rights Office (TERO) and Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) programs hosted a heavy equipment training program in Hoopa last winter. The training program was identified as a beneficial course in the Tribe’s planning process. All participants were cross-trained using both Hoopa Forest Industries equipment and Hoopa Roads and Aggregate […] Read More →

Tony Hacking Memorial Bigfoot Birding

Birders gathered together for a group photo near the Camp Creek confluence with the Klamath River, Saturday, May 6, 2017./Photo courtesy Teresa Hacking. The Tony Hacking Memorial Bigfoot Birding Day accomplishes this in the Orleans community. Hacking led local birding events as the wildlife biologist on the Orleans Ranger District for the Six Rivers National Forest. Read More →

Wildflower Hunters Gather Flora for Show

Purple Trillium./Photo by Charlotte Krupp, Two Rivers Tribune.Five folks went out to collect wildflowers for Willow Creek’s China Flat Museum’s Annual Wildflower show on May 5-6. The event not only celebrates the flora of eastern Humboldt County, it also signals the season opening of the China Flat Museum. Read More →