First Nation paddlers from Nanaimo, B.C., pull hard bringing their canoe ashore at Alki Beach in West Seattle on Thursday. (Alan Berner / The Seattle Times)
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During the annual Tribal Canoe Journey, tribes and nations from throughout the Pacific Northwest join up with one another on the way toward the Lummi Nation. The Lummi Nation says it expects 10,000 people and more than 100 canoes to ultimately arrive on its shores.  VIEW Updated

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