Powwow held to confront Native American stereotypes


It was a day of unity and a celebration to demolish negative stereotypes of American Indians at the ninth annual Daniel Nimham Intertribal Pow Wow at Veterans Memorial Park yesterday. Gil “Cryinghawk” Tarbox, organizer of the two-day event and a member of the Nimham Mountain Singers, a Native American music group, said the event was beneficial to the community.