Snoqualmie Implements a First of its Kind Land Protection Tax
March 30, 2023
The Snoqualmie Indian Tribe hopes to preserve the Snoqualmie Falls and other ancestral sites for future generations through a new 2% land protection tax. Leaders say it’s a model for other tribes working to reclaim their ancestral lands.
‘Pahto Will Always be a Gift:’ Yakama Nation Marks 50th Anniversary of Land Return
September 20, 2021
An 1855 treaty with the U.S. government ensured one of the Yakama Nation’s most important sites would remain part of its homelands. The tribe recently celebrated the decades-long effort to see that promise kept.