2022 Woodlands & Watersheds Festival celebrating Wallowa County’s natural and cultural resources a huge success!

Woodlands & Watersheds Festival returns to the Wallowa County Fairgrounds with big success ENTERPRISE, Oregon — The 18th annual Woodlands & Watersheds Festival made its way back to the Wallowa County Fairgrounds on June 24.25 local and regional organizations participated in this amazing event featuring a day of educational and fun resources … Continue Reading2022 Woodlands & Watersheds Festival celebrating Wallowa County’s natural and cultural resources a huge success!

The Return of the Nez Perce Encampment Pavilion during Chief Joseph Days

The First Nez Perce Pow Wow Since the covid-19 outbreak in 2020. Reunited at last! Once again and to the joy of tribal members and visitors alike, the Nez Perce gathered in Joseph to share their culture and traditions during the week of Chief Joseph Days. Natives as much as non-natives are … Continue ReadingThe Return of the Nez Perce Encampment Pavilion during Chief Joseph Days

A Reunion of Tradition, Pride, and Friendship

The Nez Perce Encampment Pavilion Every year in July, the Nez Perce Homeland becomes a place of reunion for descendants of the original inhabitants of Wal’waama, also known as Wallowa County.  The Weekend after Tamkaliks the Nez Perce gather in Joseph to continue to share their culture and traditions with locals and … Continue ReadingA Reunion of Tradition, Pride, and Friendship

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