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Colville Tribes Receive $16.5 Million Grant For Meat Processing Plant
Colville Tribes Receive $16.5 Million Grant For Meat Processing Plant
Colville Tribes Receive $16.5 Million Grant For Meat Processing Plant
The Colville Tribes are receiving a $16.5 million grant to build a meat processing plant in Omak. Funding for the 28,000-square-foot plant is being awarded through the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Rural Development Program. It will be located on Omak Mission Road and built on the site of a former food processing facility...
Colville Tribe Suing U.S. for Forest Failures in Large 2015 Fires
The Colville Tribes are suing the U.S. over large wildfires in 2015. The tribes claim massive fires were the result of the federal government's failure to protect forests with operations such as prescribed burning. The lawsuit says the North Star and Tunk Block fires burned more than 240,000 acres on the Colville Reservation and destroyed 800 million feet of their commercial timber ...