Marc T Dadigan
Marc Dadigan reports on Indigenous Affairs and the Climate Emergency and serves as a Contributing Editor for Shasta Scout.
Local Native People Say Adverse Effects of Indian Boarding Schools Continue
With the news of mass graves at Canadian Indian residential schools garnering headlines, Native peoples living in what is now Shasta County continue to recover from the generational effects of the schools, which were designed to eradicate Native ways of life.
With Fountain Wind Appeal Pending, Pit River Tribe Continues Battle for Sacred Sites
The Pit River Tribe scored a temporary victory when the Shasta County Planning Commissioners voted down the Fountain Wind green energy project on June 22. But ConnectGen’s appeal of that decision, filed June 25, is now pending.