Entries by Jon Anderson

Suquamish Tribe COVID-19 Testing Site: Holiday Closure Schedule

The Tribal Government offices, and therefore the Tribal Covid-19 testing site, will be closed November 26-29. We will resume testing on Monday, November 30, from 8:30 am to 12:00 pm. The following list has numerous other testing sites that can be used.  We have called and verified the information, however, we recommend you call first.  […]

Suquamish Salutes Our Veterans

    The Suquamish Tribe honors its Tribal veterans today and all who have served from Suquamish and beyond. Suquamish veterans are gathering today for a physically distanced drive-in style viewing of the unveiling of the new National Native American Veterans Memorial in Washington, DC. That online presentation can also be viewed here. Meanwhile, Suquamish […]

Education Resources and Help Available

Suquamish Tribe parents and guardians: If you need help connecting with a tutor, academic coach, want to sign your student up for Study Tables, or have technology questions about online classes, you can call (360) 394-8645 or email tchargualaf@suquamish.nsn.us to get pointed in the right direction.     Study Tables Now Open Suquamish Tribal member […]

New Relief Available to Fishers hit by Tariffs

If you are a Tribal Fisher impacted by regulatory tariffs, you may qualify for potentially thousands of dollars in relief funds through the Seafood Trade Relief Program (STRP). The relief to fishers is based on seafood that has been subject to retaliatory tariffs and suffered more than $5 million in retaliatory trade damages across the […]

Suquamish Tribe Begins Preplanning COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution

A newly formed preplanning group from the Suquamish Tribe’s Emergency Operations Center gathered online this week to begin early preparations for vaccination distribution to Tribal members and staff in the coming months. Dubbed the COVID-19 Vaccine Planning Subcommittee, the task group consists of Suquamish Tribe Acting Co-Director Jamie Gooby, EOC Manager Cherrie May, Community Health […]

Now Accepting Applications for Suquamish Tribe Boards and Commissions

The Tribal Council is seeking applications from Tribal members for appointment to Executive Board positions that are up on December 31, 2020. To apply for appointment, please complete the following form. You may also submit letters of interest to Rebecca Purser, Tribal Council Executive Assistant, by mail at PO Box 498, Suquamish WA 98392, or […]

Upcoming Forums for Suquamish Tribal Members

Here’s a rundown of the next online Forums scheduled for Suquamish Tribal members: Sept. 3 – Enterprise: Suquamish Evergreen Corporation: Agate Dreams and Token Sept. 10 – Cultural Sharing: Song and Dance Sept. 17 – PME Casino Resort, Retail, White Horse, Kiana Lodge   Forum are held online every Thursday at 4:30pm. Link and login […]