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Noun1.Calapooya - a member of the North American Indian people of Oregon
Penutian - a member of a North American Indian people speaking one of the Penutian languages
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For example, do you tell Coquille, Umatilla, Clackamas, Calapooya, Multnomah, Mohawk and Willamette to change their names?
Sutherlin is asking its water users to restrict water usage because of low flows on the Calapooya River and the shutdown of the town's treatment plant for needed upgrades.
As police then prepared to search the remaining acreage around the home, a makeshift campsite was spotted on the bank of Calapooya Creek, about 200 yards from the home.
1928: First summer camp held at Calapooya Springs near Cottage Grove.
Although it isn't fancy, the carving still seems unusually elaborate for the work of a young man in what must have seemed the middle of nowhere on ridge that divides the Calapooya River and Gate Creek.