Velma Wyena congratulates her father-in-law Russell Jim, a Yakama Nation elder, at his retirement celebration at Yakama Legends Casino Hotel in Toppenish, Wash., on Nov. 27, 2017. Jim died April 7.
Velma Wyena congratulates her father-in-law Russell Jim, a Yakama Nation elder, at his retirement celebration at Yakama Legends Casino Hotel in Toppenish, Wash., on Nov. 27, 2017. Jim died April 7. Shawn Gust Yakima Herald-Republic
Velma Wyena congratulates her father-in-law Russell Jim, a Yakama Nation elder, at his retirement celebration at Yakama Legends Casino Hotel in Toppenish, Wash., on Nov. 27, 2017. Jim died April 7. Shawn Gust Yakima Herald-Republic

Tribal elder, who spent decades fighting for Hanford cleanup, dies

April 08, 2018 12:58 PM