Entries by Jon Anderson

Face masks now required in public spaces on Reservation

The Suquamish Tribal Council approved a new resolution requiring a face covering in all public spaces on Port Madison Indian Reservation where physical distancing cannot be maintained. This applies to areas including, but not limited to: • Inside any Tribal-owned buildings, including any Tribal business, that are open to the public. • Inside all other […]

Suquamish Shows Up

As protests sweep the U.S., Suquamish Tribal Council calls for justice for Stonechild Chiefstick and other victims of police violence Suquamish Tribal Council members, elders, and youth joined hundreds who stood with signs reading “Black Lives Matter” and “Native Lives Matter” along Highway 305 in Poulsbo on June 2. Emotions were raw because of the […]

Suquamish Tribal Court slated to resume operations June 8

The Suquamish Tribal Court announced it will tentatively resume regular operations on June 8. In an update to its Emergency Administrative Order filed May 28, the Court said the reopening could be delayed “depending on the status of the COVID-19 public health emergency.” In the meantime, the Court  will continue to be available “to hear […]

How to: Paper & Cedar Heart Project

Check out this awesome heart-making project developed by Suquamish Tribe Wellness Center’s art therapy expert and mental health counselor Tyler McLain. Just follow the directions to weave a heart out of either paper or cedar strips. Tio print the directions, download the project here.   

Honoring Suquamish Graduates

Are you or a loved one getting ready to graduate in 2020? There’s no way around it, this is a crazy year to graduate. That’s why we’d like to help you celebrate. If you are a Suquamish Tribe member, descendant, or family member, or Chief Kitsap Academy senior, please fill out this short form and […]