This alert was posted on Facebook, and they asked everyone to let other canoes know:
Makah Tribal Journey posted: PAUQUACHIN FIRST NATION has its second case of the SWINE flu confirmed, this is a deadly flu, especially for our elders and infant youth. They were designated to be a stop over for the Eastern Canoes coming down Vancouver Island, but has been stopped.
Important Swine Flu Info on Suquamish site.. CLICK HERE.
OTHER NEWS FROM THE JOURNEY:
Due to dangerous waters on the West Coast Washington route, Canoes will trailor up to Makah / Neah Bay, then paddle from there on the regular schedule.
See Status Update Report on this.. CLICK HERE.
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