NorthWest Indian News


Cerissa Ramsey, Tulalip Tribal member, hosts the program from the shores of Tulalip Bay on the Tulalip reservation.

NWIN 41 stories:

“7th Annual American Indian Film Festival” On the campus of Bellevue Community College in Northwest Washington.  Keynote Speaker-Tracy Rector.  Pays tribute to the festivals founder and

one of Indian Country’s great filmmakers, Phil Lucas

Basket Weaving Gathering Join master weavers and enthusiasts from all over the northwest as they gather to tell stories, exchange techniques, and talk about how basket weaving has influenced their lives.

Louie Gong: Native Artist Profile  We’ll meet artist Louie Gong a Nooksack Tribal Member and find out why he’s drawing coast salish art on shoes.

Tribal Leaders Conference on Education  We’ll visit the Tulalip Resort Casino where a recent conference on education gave tribes an opportunity to educate legislatures about what Native American students need to be successful.


NWIN #41 - March 2010