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Nez Perce Tribe to Sign Title IV-E Agreement with State of Idaho

After years of meeting and negotiating, the State of Idaho (State) and the Nez Perce Tribe(Tribe), will officially sign an agreement granting the Tribe eligibility under Title IV-E of theSocial Security Act. The agreement will integrate systems between the Tribe and the IdahoDepartment of Health and Welfare. Title IV-E of the Social Security Act provides […]

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The Science of Condor Breeding Meets Up With a Nez Perce Ceremony

Boise, Idaho- The Peregrine Fund boasts the largest California condor (Gymnogyps californianus) breeding facility, which is only 1 of 4 in the nation. The Fund anticipates their first condor chick of the year to hatch from its 57 day incubation cycle this Monday, April 9th, 2018.  In honor of the occasion the World Center for […]

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TUNNEL POND FREE FISHING DAY IN OROFINO MARCH 31, 2018

Orofino, Idaho — The Nez Perce Tribe will open the fishing season at Tunnel Pond with its annual Free Fishing Day event for the general public on Saturday, March 31, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.  A reduced limit of three fish per person for the Free Fishing, Opening Day event will be in […]

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Tunnel Pond Opening Day Event Cancelled

Orofino, Idaho- In response to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Pandemic, the Nez Perce Tribe (Tribe) has decided to cancel the previously scheduled Saturday, March 28, 2020 Tunnel Pond Opening Day, Free Fishing Event. This decision was made to meet the recommendations of avoiding large crowds.   Tunnel Pond will open for regular fishing season on Wednesday, […]

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2nd Annual Native American Women’s Writers Workshop

Lapwai, ID- The Nez Perce Women’s Writers Institute and the Nez Perce Arts Council will be hosting the 2nd Annual Native American Women’s Writer’s Workshop, February 17-18, 2018. This free, two-day workshop will take place President’s Day Weekend at the Pi-Nee-Waus Community Center, in Lapwai, ID. The primary intent of this workshop is to encourage […]

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