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    PAGE 2 June 29. 1990
Warm Springs, Oregon
Spilyay Tymoo
IRMP team
On June I2,the IRMP Planning
Team held a drawing of all (hose
Tribal member who filled out and
returned copies of the question
naire which were mailed out to get
input on issues and concerns for
management of natural and cultu
ral resources on the Warm Springs
Reservation over the next 10 years.
Copies of the questionnaire were
Artwork demonstrates power of forests
The exhibition, "Ancient l-'or-cst"opcning
August IstattheCor
vallis Arts Center, will feature
Oregon artists whose diverse but
thcmatically related images cele
brate Oregon's forested landscape.
The exhibit will run through Au
gust 29. A special evening event
August 2nd will include the show
ing of Ron Finne's classic docu
mentary film, "Natural Timber
Country," a lecture by Oregon
State University Professor of His
tory, Dr. Williams Robbins and a
Coos Indian Creation Myth told
by Coos storyteller Ester Stut
man. The artist's reception will be
held the evening of August 3rd
from 7-10 pm.
The exhibit of two and three
dimensional works explores the
many stresses and transformation
in our landscape, and the culture
which exacts these stresses. As vis
ual responses, they reflect a diver
sity of personal vision: Bold com
ments on the exploited condition
of the landscape and the political
and economic conditions which
have brought us to this decisive
point: Immensely personal reac
tions to the ancient forests and the
creatures w ho inhabit their arching
canopies; Reflections on people
whose livelihood of loggerand mil
lworker is being displaced as the
The' Warm Springs Recreation
Department will be having Friday
field trips throughout the summer
months for youth six years of age
and older. Any students who wish
to participate in one or all of the
scheduled trips must have a Summer
Recreation Program waiver signed
by a parent or guardian, which is
available at the Community Center
A fee is charged for transporta
tion costs which are: One child
$15; Two children $25; Three
children $40; Four children $50.
Due to staff shortage and
heavy backlog of applications, the
Tribal Credit Office
will be
beginning July 1, 1990
Will reopen August 1, 1990
No new loan applications will be given out.
No new loan applications will be accepted.
Applications will be considered
Accident Continued from page 1
west of Warm Springs on road B
100 near mile post 4.
Keegan Kalama, age 12, and
McNeil, a non-tribal member, were
driving the 1978 Ford pick-up
belonging to Carl Kalama. While
traveling eastbound on the gravel
road, the drivers lost control and
flipped the pick-up three times.
Staff Members
Spilyay Tymoo is published bi-weekly by the Confederated
Tribes of Warm Springs. Our offices are located in the base
ment of the Old Girls Dorm at 1 1 1 5 Wasco Street. Any written
materials to Spilyay Tymoo should be addressed to:
Spilyay Tymoo, PO Box 870, Warm Springs, OR 97761
(503) 553-1644 or (503) 553-3274
Annual Subscription Rates:
Within the U.S. $9.00
Outside the U.S. $15 00
uses respondents' comments
sent to 650 Tribal member house
holds selected at random. Approx
imately 50 completed question
naires were returned. A green
ticket attached to the question
naires were put into a box and 21
tickets were randomly drawn.
One Tribal member, R. Mosclcy
of l.ogan, Utah has won a $50.00
Gift Certificate from the Warm
old forests continue to tall.
These artworks are a testimony
to the senate power our Oregon
forests have exerted on our imagi
nation. Many of the artworks re
flect on the meaning and value
these forests have to our "sense" of
Included within the exhibit are
photographs and supporting mate
rials of a historic and biologic
nature. Two sections, "Human use
and Human Scale" and "The
Green Gift," study the theme from
a historic and biologists perspec
tive. These photographs and text
were selected for their ability to
convey meaning and aesthetic val
ue. Artists featured in this exhibit
include: Trygue Steen, Ray At
keson, David Joyce, Chris Boyer,
Jerry Stoopes, Paul Buckner,
Douglas MacGregor, Connie Han
son, Goodwin Harding, Tracy
MacEwan, Sidney Rust, Michael
Williams, Eldin "OIc" Olin, Paul
Pappas, John Baugess, Jim Den
ny, Ron Finne, Mike Pease, Elaina
Laboda-Jamieson, Nelson Sand
gren, Katherine Pearl Levi, Carl
Hall, Victoria Tierney, Richard
Quiglcy, Steve Oshatz. Rick Bar
tow, Rod Frederick and Susan
Guild Gallery: The Guild
part of summer fun
The Friday field trips are as
June 29 (Friday) Little Leaguer's
Kids Night from 4-11:00 p.m. at
Vince Genna Stadium in Bend,
Oregon. A light jacket and spend
ing money are needed.
June 28 (Thursday) Kah-Nee-Ta
play day for ages six years old and
up. Bus leaves at 8:30 a.m. and
returns at 5:00 p.m. Admission is
$2.50. A sack lunch, light jacket,
swimsuit, towel, spending money
and lotion are required.
Rupert and McNeil were thrown
from the back of the vehicle.
Keegan and another passenger,
Gilbert Kalama, age 1 1 , were treated
and released at Mountain View
The matter is pending investiga
tion by the Warm Springs Police
Springs Inter-Tribal Sports Cen
ter. Twenty (20) other Tribal mem
bers have won a can of Salmon
donated by the Warm Springs Fish
and Wildlife Committee.
Tribal members who won a can
of salmon are: l.eland Thompson,
Sr.. Margie Danuka. Mavis Shaw,
Henry St wycr. RuthTewee, Chris-
Gallery will feature members ol the
Mid Willamette Woodworkers
Guild who have not previously
shown their work.
Gift Gallery: "A Celebration
of Life" ceramic platters by Aurora
artist Pat Strauss. She uses a coil
ing technique to create highly dec
orative platters with bird and an
imal motifs.
Wednesday, August 1, Noon.
Show opens at the Corvallis Arts
Wednesday, August I, Noon.
Gallery Talk, Susan Applegate
Thursday, August 2, 7-9 pm.
Film and Lecture,
Natural Timber Country by Ron
Lecture by Dr. William Robbins,
Myth by Coos Storyteller Ester
Friday, August 3, 7-10 pm.
Public Reception for the artists
AH events will take place at the
Center which is located at 700 SW
Madison, Corvallis. Gallery hours
are Tuesday - Sunday noon to 5
June29(Friday) Cove State Park
for ages six and older with swim
ming skills. Bus leaves at 8:30 a.m.
and returns at 5:00 p.m. A sack
lunch, light jacket and swimsuit,
towel, spending money, and lotion
are needed for the trip.
July 6 (Friday) Bend High
Desert Museum for ages six years
and older. The bus leaves at 8:30
a.m. and returns at 5:30 p.m. The already proven that she is the one
admission is $2.50. A sack lunch V who can do the job," he said,
ight jacket, spending money and f Kingman's selection after a five
Iotion are needed.
July 13 (Friday)-Skate World in
Gresham is the destination for ages
six years and older. The bus leaves
at 8:30 a.m. and returns at 7:00
p.m. Admission is $2.00. A sack
lunch, spending money for McDo
nald's and lotion are needed.
July 20 (Friday) Bus leaves for
Drake Park in Bend at 8:30 a.m.
and returns at 5:00 p.m. Young
sters six years of age and older need
to bring a sack lunch, light jacket,
swimsuit, towel, lotion, spending
money for McDonald's are needed.
July 27 (Friday) Enchanted
Forest and Water Slide in Salem
will be visited by Summer Recrea
tion students six years of age and
older. The bus leaves at 8:00 a.m.
and returns at 8:30 p.m. Admission
cost is $3.50 for ages 1 2 and under,
$3.95 for 13 and over. Bobsled cost
is $.75 and go-carts are $2.00 for
three minutes. Water tubes are
$3.00 for 10 rides or $7.00 for an
all-day pass. Golf is $1.50 for 10
holes. Bumper boats are $2.00 for
three minutes. A sack lunch, spend
ing money for lunch, swimsuit,
towel, lotion, light jacket and sweat
shirt are needed.
August 3 (Friday) Students will
leave for Sherar's Bridge at 8:30
a.m. and return at 5:00 p.m. Ages
Six years and older with swimming
skills must bring a sack lunch,
swimsuit, towel, lotion, insect re
pellent, light jacket, spending
money, and an extra pair of shoes
for wading.
Continued on page 7
Senate field
hearings set
A series of Senate field hearings
will be held to discuss petitions to
list five Colulmbia Basin salmon
runs as threatened or endangered
I he hearings will examine the
declining salmon populations and
the hazards they face.
Meetings are scheduled for:
July 2-9:30-1 1:30 a.m., Columbia
Maritime Museum, Astoria; and.
Port of St. Helens offices, Colum
bia Citv.
Jule 39-1 1 :30 a.m.. Port of Port
land. 700 N.E. Multnomah St.
July 5-9-1 1:00 a.m., Port Marina
Park. Hood River, and a location
to be announced in The Dalles.
July 68-10:00 a.m., Pendleton
Grain Growers; and. Treasure Val
ley Community College.
tina Brunoe, Tony Thompson, Lee
Saunder, Freda Wallulatum, Romo
gene Joe, Henrietta Johnson.
The remaining 9 tickets that
were drawn had no name or ad
dress on them. The numbers of
these winning tickets are:
2820047 2820197 2820330
2820121 2820249 2820580
2820157 2820302 2820618
Those Tribal members whose
name appears above, and those
who are holding one of the winning
ticket numbers can pick up their
free can of salmon by stopping by
the Tribal Natural Resources Depart
ment between 9:00 am and 4:30 pm
Monday through Friday. If you
are holding one of the winning
numers listed above, you will need
to bring your copy of the ticket
with you when you come to pick up
your can of salmon.
The IRMP planning team would
like to thank all Tribal members
who filled out and returned the
questionnaire. The answers you
provided will be very helpful when
the planning team begins develop
ing management alternatives
which address the issues and con
cerns Tribal members have regarding
future management of the reserva
tion's natural and cultural resources.
Kingman appointed NCAI director
Fairbanks, AK...A. Gay King
man, a member of the Cheyenne
River Sioux Tribe of South Da
kota, administrator, and educator,
was appointed executive director
of the National Congress of Amer
ican Indians (NCAI), Congress
President Wayne L. Ducheneaux
announced today.
The action by the NCAI Execu
tive Committee after seven months
of major change in the organiza
tion's administration, brings to an
end a period in which the NCAI
has been on the brink of closing
because of financial problems.
Kingman served as interim direc
, tor over this time and is largely
credited with NCAI's survival,
Ducheneaux stated in making the
announcement at the NCAI's Mid
Year Conference in Fairbanks,
"Gay has some enormous chal-
Ipnops ahead nf hpr hut shp has
Governor issues spotted owl statement
Statement of
Governor Neil Goldschmidt
June 22, 1990
"The listing of the northern spot
ted owl as threatened will have a
significant adverse effect on the
economy of many Oregon com
munities. We must prevent that
impact from being devastating to
those communities and our states.
"While the United States Fish
and Wildlife Service has listed the
owl, based on what they believe to
be the best available science, we do
not believe the Jack Ward
Thomas report is the only biologi
cally sound plan for protecting the
"Oregonians have led this coun
try's environmental movement.
Time and again we have demon
strated that we can protect the
environment without destroying our
economic base.
"I believe Oregonians, their state
government, and their congres
sional delegation need to be con
structively engaged in seeking solu
tions which protect the owl. We
believe a sound recovery plan can
be devised without the devastating
impacts that will result if the Jack
Ward Thomas plan is adopted for
federal, state and private lands.
"Reductions in timber harvest are
already underway as a result of the
new forest plans which have been,
and will be, adopted. To add the
impact of the Thomas report is
simply unacceptable.
"What we need to work toward
is a congressionally enacted solu
tion which protects some old growth
forests for owl and other wildlife.
TUESDAY, JULY 10, 1990
$1,225 million for the $4.9 million
Health and Wellness Center
$1,470 million for 20 rental units
Polls open 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Community Center
Visit the library
j P: ! , i L :
. c:. ,zz r
The Warm Springs Elementary
memberson Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, from 10 a.m. to 3
p.m. until August 2. Computers,
ble at the Media Center.
months search for a new director,
has ended a period of uncertainty
for the organization's future. Fol
lowing the NCAI's 46th Annual
Convention in Oklahoma City last
fall, she was appointed interim
director to oversee a total change
in the staff and administration of the
NCAI. Faced with some formida
ble financial problems, Kingman
organized a Management Review
Team and recruited volunteer pro
fessional staff to assist in the recon
struction and rebuilding of the
NCAI which enabled the organiza
tion to keep its doors open.
In a "State of the NCAI" report
to the executive Council at its Feb
ruary 1990 meeting, Kingman
stated that income from member
ships, donations, and grants had
dropped to such a low by October
1989 that the NCAI's debts vs.
income showed a deficit of $298,
621.10 dollars. The biggest single
creditor was the Internal Revenue
Service (IRS) for $80,000. Recon
structing financial records was crit
ical to turning this around, she
scenic, recreation and other pur
poses and which allows timber
harvest to move ahead in areas not
designated for protection without
endless legal appeals and adminis
trative delays. We need to enact the
log export ban on public lands,
eliminate substitution, and process
more timber in our mills rather
than overseas.
"Because the state has developed
considerable on-the-ground exper
MOIHS receives grant
The Middle Oregon Indian His
torical Society has received a grant
from the Occidental Petroleum
Corporation for $25,000 according
to Delbert Frank, the Soceity's
chairman. The award was made by
Occidental Petroleum to support
the construction costs of the new
tribal museum.
The grant coincided with the
museum's groundbreaking cerem
ony which was held June 3, 1990.
Dr. Ray. R. Irani, President and
CIO of Occidental Petroleum, con
veyed the corporation's contribu
tion and support for the project in
a letter to Governor Victor Atiyeh,
one of the Society's board members.
The total amount committed to
the project from ail sources is now
$3,926,000, according to Dr. Duane
King, MOIHS Executive Director.
To date, all grant proposals which
have been submitted have either
been funded or are still pending.
Thesupport fromfundingagencies
has been attributed in large part to
the commiment made by the tribe
through the public referendum held
Library is open to community-
games, videos and books are availa
said, and her first commitment was
to achieve the NCAI's financial
stability and maintain cash liquid
ity under extreme financial duress.
Kingman told the Mid-year con
ference at Fairbanks that a new
computerized accounting system
has been installed, all accounts
have reconstructed for 1989, and
the Congress and NCAI Fund are
now in audit status. The draft audit
report is to be presented to the
NCAI's Executive Committee meet
ing in Fairbanks this week.
Formerly the president of the
Cheyenne River Sioux Commun
ity College on her reservation in
South Dakota, Kingman comes to
the NCAI with over 15 years of
senior level management experi
ence. She has been the director of
two national Indian organizations,
a principal, school superintendent,
program manager and an elemen
tary and junior high school teach
er. Kingman's savvy about the pol
itical processes in Washington,
D.C., a critical part of her job,
tise on federal lands, through our
involvement in the forest planning
process, I believe we can play a
constructive role in developing,
and minimizing the impact of, a
biologically sound old growth pro
tection plan. I ask the federal land
management agencies to give us
the opportunity to work with them
and offer out suggestions before
adopting implementation plans.
We are ready to begin today."
October 27, 1988 and the artifact
acquisition program.
The check for $25,000 from Occi
dental Petrolem represents an im
portant link in the partnership
between the tribe, private agencies
and governmental entities, stated
Food commodities
meeting set
An informational meeting concern
ing the food commodities program
in Warm Springs will be held at the
Agency Longhouse, Wednesday,
July 11, 1990 beginning at 1 2 noon.
The meeting will continue until all
questions are answered.
Lunch will be served.
Dan Van Otter from the state of
Oregon Community Service div
ision will give an overview of the
program and respond to questions.
Actual food allotment will be on