By the Smoke Signals Staff

  • Royalty Court holding Dec. 5 fundraiser

    The Grand Ronde Royalty Court will hold an Indian taco fundraiser from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5, at the Community Center. Tacos, with vegetarian options More

  • Correction

      An out-of-date Save Our Skookum survey and article were accidentally printed in the Nov. 15 issue of Smoke Signals. Tribal members do not need to respond to the survey and More

  • Seminar sprouts interest in mushrooming

    Seminar sprouts interest in mushrooming By Ron Karten Smoke Signals staff writer There is something growing on the Tribal Reservation besides timber that might have value to Tribal members – mushrooms. Almost a More

  • Community readies for new food bank in Grand Ronde

    Community readies for new food bank in Grand Ronde By Ron Karten Smoke Signals staff writer The local food bank, operated by the Grand Ronde Community Resource Center out of a building near Uxyat Powwow Grounds, is a More

Recent Blog Posts

  • Chris Mercier

    15th Day, 15th Year

      (I originally wrote this Friday, March 15th, and have made some revisions) I’ve always had a certain preoccupation with numbers, and dates.  March 15th carries More

  • Chris Mercier

    NCAI in Sacramento

      Having not spent much time in Northern California, I wasn’t sure what to expect about the 69th Annual National Congress of American Indians held in Sacramento on October More

  • Chris Mercier

    Seminole Country

      The air-conditioning at the Seminole Hard Rock Cafe Casino was turned on so high that while sitting in one of the meeting rooms during the most recent conference held by More

  • Chris Mercier

    NCAI in Nebraska

      Seven years ago, in 2005, I visited Lincoln, Nebraska for the first time, touching down on a sweltering August afternoon into the heartland. My initial impression then? More

People rowing a sea canoe

Visiting Grand Ronde

Grand Ronde is more than just Spirit Mountain Casino; the reservation is located in the heart of Oregon's beautiful Coastal Range, and is teeming with recreational activities. We welcome visitors to enjoy the great outdoors, hiking and camping, as well as enjoy such historical facilities as Fort Yamhill or the Veterans' Memorial. We also have various day-use parks, and, of course, Spirit Mountain Casino. Discover what you can do in Grand Ronde!

Ntsayka Ikanum: Our Story

NtsaykaIkanumPic Trace the journey of our people by visiting Our Story: A Virtual Experience, a distillation of the eras and facets of Grand Ronde history and culture for the edification of Tribal members and the general public.

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November 2014

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