Wailaki band and place names and their meanings

Here are the literal meanings of Wailaki band and place names based on the work of Baumhoff in “California Athabascan Groups.” Alternate Spellings: Kakwits, Kastel Pomo, Kenesti, Southern Athapaskan, Tlachee, Tlackes, Uye Lackees, Wailakki, Wilacki, Wi-Lak-ke, Wy-Tackee-Yukas, Wry Lackers, Wye … Continue reading

Top 10 drives in Indian Country

AUTHOR: Richard Nilsen, The Arizona Republic If you’re like most people, chances are good that what you see in your mindwhen you picture the West are the mesas and canyons of Arizona’s IndianCountry. On the roads of the Hopi and … Continue reading