The Dalles Dam was completed in 1957, and before the water level of the Columbia River rose behind the new dam, many people had to be relocated. Federal funding is being made available to help some of the displaced tribal members who were not provided with sufficient assistance at the time.
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Last week, a group of Northwest senators announced that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will soon begin replacing tribal housing lost decades ago when dams were built along the Columbia River and rising waters forced many people to relocate.
February 24, 2017 1:37 p.m. read more..