Native American

SOU holds 27th Annual Powwow celebration

ASHLAND, Ore. — Southern Oregon University held its 27th annual Powwow this weekend. “The dances that we do, the songs that we sing, are all tied back to mother earth and celebrating life,” organizer Brent Florendo said. “It’s to honor our students …

Rogue Valley powwow honors veterans

WHITE CITY, Ore.– A ceremony steeped in Native American tradition, the Rogue Valley Veterans Powwow was held over the weekend at the VA in White City. Veterans and the public were welcomed to join in the ceremonies to honor all those who …

Artifacts found along N.D. pipeline route

Bismark, N.D. (KFYR) — Members of the North Dakota Public Service Commission say Energy Transfer Partners, the parent company of Dakota Access Pipeline, hasn’t been transparent in their communications. It turns out a site of cultural significance was found along the pipeline …