Tribe finally gets to rebury ancestors

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The Seattle Times is carrying a story this morning about members of the Lower Elwha tribe reburying more than 300 of their ancestors whose remains were found during a construction project on the Port Angeles waterfront.

The story points out that the burial ground was mitakenly disturbed by a Department of Transportation project five years ago. The site proved to be "one of the largest and oldest Indian villages in Washington, including an extensive burial ground."