The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

This Afternoon

Hi82° Sunny

Tonight

Lo59° Clear

Saturday

Hi88° Sunny

Saturday Night

Lo61° Clear

Sunday

Hi93° Sunny

Sunday Night

Lo66° Mostly Clear

Monday

Hi96° Hot

Monday Night

Lo66° Clear

Tuesday

Hi100° Hot

Tuesday Night

Lo66° Clear

The mixed blessing of fire for the Colville tribes

Send to Kindle
Print This

The mythical Coyote is said to be a trickster. But he is also a transformer and brought FIRE to the people. Fire is good except when it’s not.

It was not on July 29, 2013 when the Colville tribal office burned down and displaced 40 tribal employees including the 14 council members. Although Council Chairman Michael Finely said the building was like the U.S. White House, the fire will not stop the tribe from functioning. The tribe is more than just a building.

View my optionsorSign in