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Second Annual ICIO Inmate Family Fishing Day

Orofino, Idaho- On Saturday, April 28, 2018, the second annual Idaho Correctional Institute-Orofino (ICIO) Inmate Family Fishing Day took place at Tunnel Pond in Orofino.  ICIO staff, inmates, and families were able to enjoy nature together while fishing for Rainbow trout.  The fishing day event was a collaboration between the Nez Perce Tribe, U.S. Fish […]

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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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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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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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I Like Food Summit is a Treat for the Community

“The real wealth is here. It is up to us to utilize it in a sustainable fashion,” proclaimed Shannon Wheeler, Treasurer for the Nez Perce Tribal Executive Committee.  Wheeler was one of five panelist at the I Like Food Summit on December 11, 2017 in Lapwai, Idaho at the Pi-Nee-Waus Community Center. This was a […]

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