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Yuroks seek $20 million state loan for land

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The Yurok Tribe has applied for a $20 million no-interest loan from the state that could secure the first part of a two-stage land deal to significantly broaden its current holdings. The tribe last fall entered into an agreement with Green Diamond Resource Co. that gave it an option to purchase up to 47,000 acres in two phases. In its application to the State Water Resources Control Board, the