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Yakama Nation to Coal: And Stay Out

BlueOregon | August 18, 2014 By Michael O’Leary “The Yakama Nation will not rest until the entire regional threat posed by the coal industry to our ancestral lands and waters is eradicated.” ~Yakama Nation Chairman JoDe Goudy. Governor Kitzhaber’s Department … Continue reading

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Yakamas join opposition to coal-transport proposals

Yakima Herald Republic, September 23, 2013 By Kate Prengaman TOPPENISH, Wash. — On a chilly Sunday morning, about a hundred members of the Yakama Nation gathered to bless a totem pole symbolizing tribal opposition to coal-transport projects proposed for the … Continue reading

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