The following are just a few samples of the articles and editorials that have appeared recently regarding the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians and its business enterprises:


August 2015

11th annual Chumash Charity Golf Classic to benefit local schools
Santa Barbara Independent, 8/3/15

Educational achievement for tribal students
Santa Maria Times, 8/3/15

Lompoc Establishing Intergovernmental Relations With Chumash Tribe
Noozhawk, 8/5/15

Chumash want to build a stronger community
Santa Maria Sun, 8/6/15

Chumash exploring annexation options for two-acre property
Lompoc Record, 8/11/15

Santa Ynez Band of Chumash launch image campaign
KEYT-TV, 8/18/15

Santa Barbara County Supervisors Agree to Work With Chumash Tribe
Noozhawk, 8/25/15

Chumash renew tribal compact with state
Lompoc Record, 8/26/15


July 2015

Understanding the Camp 4 situation
Santa Maria Times, 7/2/15

Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Over Chumash Casino Expansion
Noozhawk, 7/3/15

Editorial -- Talking to break impasse
Lompoc Record, 7/9/15

Celebration planned to mark 30th anniversary, restoration of SB Dolphin Fountain
Noozhawk, 7/9/15

New Law Allows Native American Culture Teachers, 7/15/15

Chumash finalize 350-acre land purchase adjacent to Camp 4
Lompoc Record, 7/24/15

Guest Opinion -- Who's doing the gouging
Santa Barbara News-Press, 7/30/15

Lompoc could forge governmental relations with Chumash
Lompoc Record, 7/31/15


June 2015

Critics of Land Into Trust Have it Backward
Indian County Today Media Network, 6/1/15

Restoration begins on dolphin fountain
Santa Barbara News-Press, 6/1/15

Native American youth to raise issues at first Tribal Youth Gathering, 6/11/15

Chumash Camp 4 Annexation Bill Set to Go Before House Subcommittee on Wednesday
Noozhawk, 6/15/15

Camp 4's still here
Santa Maria Sun, 6/16/15

Team Chumash fosters volunteer spirit
Santa Ynez Valley News, 6/16/15

Congress urges county to start talks with Chumash
Lompoc Record, 6/17/15

Armenta, Lavagnino testify in DC on Federal Camp 4 Legislation
Noozhawk, 6/17/15

Channel Islands YMCA Recognizes Staff, Volunteers and Donors at Awards Meeting
Noozhawk, 6/22/15

Editorial -- Talking through problems
Lompoc Record, 6/25/15

Chumash chairman explains tribe's housing needs
Santa Barbara News-Press, 6/28/15

Letters -- Stop listening to those voices
Santa Barbara News-Press, 6/28/15


May 2015

It takes a tribe -- Chumash make a splash with wine label
Santa Barbara News-Press, 5/7/15

County approves fire services agreement with Chumash
Lompoc Record, 5/12/15

EPA Recognizes Santa Ynez Chumash for Achievements in Zero Waste
Noozhawk, 5/13/15

Chumash volunteers assist at LA's Junior Blind Olympics
Santa Ynez Valley News, 5/14/15

Chumash administrator appointed to child welfare taskforce
Santa Ynez Valley News, 5/26/15

Would That It Be True -- Bureau of Indian Affairs' Extreme Rubber Stamping for Land Into Trust Applications
Indian Country Today Media Network, 5/27/15


April 2015

Artful Awareness -- Santa Ynez Chumash Environmental Office holds its annual Earth Day celebration
Santa Maria Sun, 4/1/15

EPA chief tours tribal reservation, praises conservation
Santa Ynez Valley News, 4/2/15

Chumash youth appointed to national ambassador post
Santa Ynez Valley News, 4/7/15

Letters -- Facts cannot be ignored
Santa Barbara News-Press, 4/12/15

Inspired to serve in tribal government
Santa Maria Times, 4/12/15

4 High-End Hotels for a Spring Fling
Forbes Travel Guide, 4/20/15

Tara Gomez profile
Cowboys & Indians, 4/27/15

Meet Native America -- Vincent Armenta, 4/30/15


March 2015

Representative Reintroduces Chumash Camp 4 Bill in Congress
Noozhawk, 3/3/15

Letters -- We are Chumash and we are proud
Santa Barbara News-Press, 3/3/15

Letters -- Nearly 50 years later, a fond farewell
Santa Barbara News-Press, 3/4/15

New Episode of Chumash Life Features Tribal Sovereignty, Camp 4 and more
Noozhawk, 3/5/15

Solvang politicians distance themselves from ambassador's remarks
Lompoc Record, 3/11/15

Danish ambassador blasted for insensitive joke
Copenhagen Post, 3/12/15

Chumash Environmental Office Spearheading Recycling Effort at Solvang Century Ride
Noozhawk, 3/12/15

Armenta re-elected as Chumash tribal chairman
Lompoc Record, 3/13/15

Tribal government paves path to success
Santa Maria Times, 3/13/15

Cycling event produces zero waste
Lompoc Record, 3/14/15

Danish diplomat apologizes for misunderstood Indian comments
Lompoc Record, 3/17/15

Santa Ynez Tribal Health Clinic Offering Free Medical Services
Noozhawk, 3/23/15

EPA Administrator Visits Santa Ynez Chumash Reservation to Learn About Conservation Efforts
Noozhawk, 3/17/15

2015 class of Top Women in Business announced
Pacific Coast Business Times, 3/30/15


February 2015

Santa Ynez Chumash Make 225K donation to ice rink project in Goleta
Noozhawk, 2/2/15

You Can't Rewrite History
Santa Barbara Independent, 2/6/15

Solvang renews relationship with Chumash
Santa Maria Times, 2/10/15

Deputies begin patrolling Chumash reservation
Lompoc Record, 2/11/15

Learning and thinking before speaking
Santa Maria Times, 2/16/15

Editorial -- Agree to talk it over
Santa Maria Time, 2/17/15

Tribal governments admonish Adam
Lompoc Record, 2/20/15

Take the Polar Plunge with Special Olympics Saturday at Leadbetter Beach
Noozhawk, 2/25/15

Tribal official is taking the next step
Santa Maria Times, 2/27/15


January 2015

The stories that shaped Santa Barbara in 2014
Santa Barbara News-Press, 1/1/15

For variety, the Creekside Buffet's a winner
Santa Barbara News-Press, 1/2/15

Letters -- Proud to be Chumash
Santa Barbara News-Press, 1/4/15

County Supervisor Peter Adam Suggests Elimination of Tribal Sovereignty
Noozhawk, 1/15/15

EPA Helps Two California Communities Meet Sustainability Goals, 1/27/15

Assemblyman demands apology for tribal sovereignty comments
Lompoc Record, 1/27/15

Letter to the Editor -- Assemblyman Calls Out Adam Over Comments about Tribes
Noozhawk, 1/27/15

Lompoc YMCA to Kick Off Annual Campaign, Santa Ynez Chumash Named Honorary Chair
Noozhawk, 1/27/15

Assemblyman demands apology for tribal sovereignty comments
Santa Ynez Valley News, 1/27/15


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