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Janie Beasley given 'Enduring Sprit Award'

Through the years Janie Beasley has been lauded locally for having shown an enduring spirit while working on the Swinomish Reservation, in Skagit County and at La Conner Schools.

Now that enduring spirit is being recognized by the Seattle-based Native Action Network.

Beasley, a former longtime La Conner School Board member, is among four recipients of the organization’s 2020 Enduring Spirit Award.

Becky Bendixen (Unangax), Renee Swan-Waite (Lummi), and Sondra Segundo (Haida/Katzie) have also been selected for the honor.

“The Enduring Spirit Award,” says Native Action Network Program Manager As...


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