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LONGHOUSE DESTROYED in Fire,But Not All is Lost 1/19/13

A disastrous fire rocked the Colville Reservation as the year ended. A news release from the office of Chairman John Sirois expressed the sorrow felt throughout the reservation.''Our community, especially the Longhouse Community,stand in a state of shock a day after Christmas.At approximately 12:30 a.m.a fire broke out at the Chief Joseph Nez Perce Longhouse and it completely burned to the ground.''''This building was more than a place of worship; it was a place of giving and a place of…See More
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Chief Joseph the Younger-Indian Leader- Nez Perce

Chief Joseph was born around 1840 in the Wallowa Valley of what is now northeastern Oregon. His given name was Hin-mah-too-yah-lat-kekt, meaning ''Thunder Rolling Down the Mountain.'' However, he was widely known as Joseph,or Joseph the Younger,because his father had taken the Christian name Joseph when he was baptized at the Lapwai mission by Henry Spalding in 1838. Under Joseph the Elder's leadership,the powerful Nez Perce tribe was friendly to whites and Joseph the Younger was educated at a…See More
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Restoring Sacred Graveyard-Spring 1999 (Skins Lake Reserve B.C.)

The helicopter blades cut through blue skies. Below,the colourful face of fall.Splashes of gold,amber,orange and yellow.Glistening lakes.Winding rivers.Mountains and valleys.Suddenly, I see a patch of land with wooden crosses and brightly painted miniature houses.It is called Natanlii,and it's on the outskirts of Burns Lke,B.C.One of five Skin Tyee reserves,Natanlii is known today as The Skins Lake Reserve. One hundred and forty-five acres of land,Many boasts one of the few First Nations burial…See More
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"Thank you for your most welcome reply. I am hoping to also post quotes. I have had interest in Chief Joseph for many years.I think mostly because of all the sadness he carried.Every time i read his quote..I will fight no more forever i get very…"
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LONGHOUSE DESTROYED in Fire,But Not All is Lost 1/19/13

A disastrous fire rocked the Colville Reservation as the year ended. A news release from the office of Chairman John Sirois expressed the sorrow felt throughout the reservation.

''Our community, especially the Longhouse Community,stand in a state of shock a day after Christmas.At approximately 12:30 a.m.a fire broke out at the Chief Joseph Nez Perce Longhouse and it completely burned to the ground.''

''This building was more than a…

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Posted by KALEEAH LAME-KNEE on May 25, 2015 at 6:31pm

Chief Joseph the Younger-Indian Leader- Nez Perce

Chief Joseph was born around 1840 in the Wallowa Valley of what is now northeastern Oregon. His given name was Hin-mah-too-yah-lat-kekt, meaning ''Thunder Rolling Down the Mountain.'' However, he was widely known as Joseph,or Joseph the Younger,because his father had taken the Christian name Joseph when he was baptized at the Lapwai mission by Henry Spalding in 1838. Under Joseph the Elder's leadership,the powerful Nez Perce tribe was friendly to whites and Joseph the Younger…

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Posted by KALEEAH LAME-KNEE on May 24, 2015 at 10:03am — 1 Comment

Restoring Sacred Graveyard-Spring 1999 (Skins Lake Reserve B.C.)

The helicopter blades cut through blue skies. Below,the colourful face of fall.Splashes of gold,amber,orange and yellow.Glistening lakes.Winding rivers.Mountains and valleys.Suddenly, I see a patch of land with wooden crosses and brightly painted miniature houses.It is called Natanlii,and it's on the outskirts of Burns Lke,B.C.

One of five Skin Tyee reserves,Natanlii is known today as The Skins Lake Reserve. One hundred and forty-five acres of land,Many boasts…

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Posted by KALEEAH LAME-KNEE on May 23, 2015 at 8:16am — 1 Comment

People/and Things We Let Into Our Home

I am starting this "lesson" out with a question.. After letting certain people into your home, have you ever along with other members of your immediate family…

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Posted by ShaunaSay WhiteFeather on January 19, 2015 at 6:00am — 1 Comment

Life and How we Live it

When I was but 13 years of age, my mentor and elder took me to the old swinging bridge at the end of the Rez. in Cherokee North Carolina. We went out to the…

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Posted by ShaunaSay WhiteFeather on January 19, 2015 at 5:57am

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