A teacher at St. Francis Indian School has been accused of and indicted for possessing child pornography. 33-year-old Charles Reambonanza from St. Francis is accused of possession of child porn. According to court documents, the investigation started last year when the FBI received a tip about images being sent and received through the online messenger app, Telegram, and paid for through PayPal. Authorities traced an account back to Reambonanza, who is now under indictment. Court documents say he told an FBI agent that he has been viewing child pornography since 2018. Reambonanza is listed online as a science teacher at St. Francis Indian School.
A Washington state photographer aims to change how we see Native America. Photographer Matika Wilbur, a Tulalip Tribes Tribal Member leans forward across the table at a coffee shop in Everett. Today, her book “Project 562: Changing the Way We See Native America.” was released…The book is a photographic and narrative celebration of contemporary Native American life, the volume is part of Project 562, a venture that Wilbur — who is from the Swinomish and Tulalip peoples of coastal Washington — launched in 2012, in which she set out to document at least one contemporary Native American person from each of the federally recognized tribal nations in the United States.
Those are your headlines at this hour. I’m Colette Keith in the KIPI News center.