confederated tribes of the colville reservation After 70 Years, Salmon Could Return To Columbia River Above Grand Coulee By Emily Schwing • Mar 16, 2018 U.S. Bureau of Reclamation Listen Listening... / 1:49 If all goes according to plan, there could soon be salmon above the Grand Coulee Dam again. That’s according to Cody Desautel, director of Natural Resources for the Confederated Tribes of the Colville. In Referendum, Tribal Members Vote To Keep the Name 'Colville' By Emily Schwing • Feb 9, 2018 Gary Wilson / USDA - tinyurl.com/yb562x5a Listen Listening... / 0:56 It looks like the Confederated Tribes of the Colville will be keeping their name, for now. Tribal members have rejected a referendum that would have kicked off a name-changing process. Reclaiming Identity: Colville Tribal Members Mull Name Change By Emily Schwing • Dec 1, 2017 Gary Wilson / USDA - tinyurl.com/yb562x5a Listen Listening... / 1:10 A group of eastern Washington tribes is joining a nationwide movement to reclaim indigenous identities and re-tell native stories. In this case, it’s all about a name change. Columbian Princess Continues Ferry Service Despite Spring Runoff By Emily Schwing • May 18, 2017 Emily Schwing / Northwest News Network Listen Listening... / 1:05 The Colville Tribe has convinced the Army Corps of Engineers to help keep a daily ferry crossing the Columbia River in northeast Washington state this spring. Colville Tribal Land Could Be Consolidated Through Federal Buy-Back Program By Emily Schwing • Dec 19, 2016 Williamborg / Wikimedia - tinyurl.com/gtqc8yb Listen Listening... / 1:08 The Colville Indian Reservation in Northeastern Washington could soon get $25 million worth of land returned to it as part of a federal land-buy-back program. Tribe Claims Cross-Border Rights as Hunting Violations Head to Canadian Court By Emily Schwing • Sep 19, 2016 Kootenayvolcano CC-BY-SA / Flickr Listen Listening... / 1:09 A case against a Washington state man in a British Columbia court that begins Monday could bring an extinct Canadian tribe back to life.