Wallowa County, Hells Canyon, and Eagle Cap Wilderness Fire Information and Picture Gallery

This is a developing story. We will update this post as new information becomes available.  Wild Fires in Wallowa County and the Eagle Cap Wilderness Updates and Picture Gallery The Double Creek fire is in Hells Canyon National Recreation Area detected 8/30/2022. It is located along the Hat Point Road near Grizzly … Continue ReadingWallowa County, Hells Canyon, and Eagle Cap Wilderness Fire Information and Picture Gallery

Tamkaliks is back! 30th Anniversary Celebration, July 22-24, 2022

Attend the 30th Anniversay Tamkaliks Celebration The Tamkaliks Committee and Nez Perce Wallowa Homeland are pleased to announce to move forward with planning the 2022 Tamkaliks Celebration. After canceling the powwow for the last two years out of concern for community health, we believe it is high time that we return, and … Continue ReadingTamkaliks is back! 30th Anniversary Celebration, July 22-24, 2022

2021 Bruce Dunn Scholarship Fund awarded to Ellyse Tingelstad and Aubrina Melville

    Now in its Third Year the Bruce Dunn Scholarship Fund awarded two $1,500 scholarships to Wallowa County students pursuing natural resource college degrees. Ellyse Tingelstad, a Joseph High School graduate, attends The College of Idaho in Caldwell and is studying environmental science and criminal justice. Tingelstad said, “The funds I … Continue Reading2021 Bruce Dunn Scholarship Fund awarded to Ellyse Tingelstad and Aubrina Melville

And they are off… Meet the 76th Chief Joseph Days Rodeo Court

Welcome to the 2022 Chief Joseph Days Rodeo Court While the 2020/2021 Chief Joseph Days Honor Court finishes out its reign as the Chief Joseph Days ambassadors at the end of this year, we welcome the new and upcoming Chief Joseph Days Rodeo Court for 2022. First Tryouts were held on September … Continue ReadingAnd they are off… Meet the 76th Chief Joseph Days Rodeo Court

Nez Perce Tribe renames artifact collection

Under the shade of mature hardwoods the Nez Perce Tribe ceremonially renamed a collection of its artifacts that spent more than a century in museum storage rooms thousands of miles away. Written by Katy NesbittPhotography by Angelika Ursula Dietrich Listen to the article Support this podcast with a small monthly donation to … Continue ReadingNez Perce Tribe renames artifact collection