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Museum in New Orleans celebrates city’s tricentennial with tribal exhibit

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 25, 2017 - 11:19am

A museum in New Orleans, Louisiana, is preparing for the city’s 300th anniversary in 2018 with an exhibit that features tribal artifacts.

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Cronkite News: Sen. McCain returns to Washington amid health care debate

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 25, 2017 - 10:38am

Less than a week after he was diagnosed with an aggressive brain cancer, Arizona Sen. John McCain (R) is returning to work in the nation’s capital.

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Stillaguamish Tribe installs vehicle charging stations at casino gas station

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 25, 2017 - 10:33am

The Stillaguamish Tribe is welcoming electric vehicle users to its casino in Washington.

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Cleve Davis: Racist and colonizing language deeply embedded in America

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 25, 2017 - 10:20am

Native Americans struggle with derogatory names and symbols every day, Cleve Davis writes on Indian Country Media Network.

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Video: Lawrence Panther Discusses Daily Life at Seneca Indian Boarding School

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 25, 2017 - 7:30am

As part of the Cherokee Nation’s Lunch & Learn lecture series, Lawrence Panther discusses daily life at the Seneca Indian Boarding School in the 1960s.

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Shinnecock Bring Indigenous Science to Federal Ocean Policy

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 25, 2017 - 7:30am

Shinnecock Nation shares 2017 Peter Benchley Ocean Award for Excellence in Solutions, for ocean work melding indigenous traditional knowledge with science.

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Cherokee Nation details devastating impacts of opioid crisis in Oklahoma

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 25, 2017 - 1:22am

The Cherokee Nation is defending its right to pursue drug companies and drug stores for flooding its homeland with prescription opioids.

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Cherokee Nation details devastating impacts of opioid crisis in Oklahoma

Regalia Tutorial: Bandolier Bag with Jared Thomas

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 24, 2017 - 9:29pm

He might be an ironworker by day, but boy can this guy sew a mean outfit! Meet Jared Thomas, from the Bitter Water clan from the Dinè Nation. He’s been sharing some great regalia tutorials on his Facebook page and…..

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Regalia Tutorial: Bandolier Bag with Jared Thomas

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 24, 2017 - 9:29pm

He might be an ironworker by day, but boy can this guy sew a mean outfit! Meet Jared Thomas, from the Bitter Water clan from the Dinè Nation. He’s been sharing some great regalia tutorials on his Facebook page and…..

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30th Annual Michigan Indian Family Olympics Comes To A Close

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 24, 2017 - 9:25pm

What do Native wellness, Family bonding, and a competitive spirit all have in common? They all showed up to the Michigan Indian Family Olympics, and this year they brought their A-game. The Olympics, hosted in Mt. Pleasant Michigan, celebrated it’s…..

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Blue Stone’s Expertise in Convenience Stores Supports Tribal Economic Stability

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 24, 2017 - 1:08pm

As Indian country continues its trend toward diversification in economic development, many tribes are including reviewing the efficiency of their existing convenience stores or adding convenience offerings as a means of creating both revenue and jobs and community pride.

Whether as a complement to their existing gaming operations or as a stand-alone enterprise, convenience stores offer a flexible approach that works for both urban‐based and rural tribes, says Jason Mancini,

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Canada continues to distribute $5 — yes $5 — in annual treaty payments

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 24, 2017 - 12:27pm

The Canadian government continues to distribute $5 every year to citizens of First Nations whose ancestor signed treaties requiring annuity payments.

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Canada continues to distribute $5 — yes $5 — in annual treaty payments

Pokagon Band on hiring spree as first tribal casino in Indiana takes shape

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 24, 2017 - 11:33am

The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians is looking to fill 1,200 jobs at its newest gaming facility.

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Pokagon Band on hiring spree as first tribal casino in Indiana takes shape

Shoshone-Bannock Tribes police help apprehend casino robbery suspect

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 24, 2017 - 11:05am

A man walked away with a ‘large amount’ of cash from the Sage Hill Casino in Idaho, according to the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes.

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Make Hawaii Great Again

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 24, 2017 - 10:55am

A cartoon by Marty Two Bulls about Hawaii.

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Walmart in Canada Pulls ‘Racist’ Onesie From Shelves

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 24, 2017 - 10:55am

Walmart pulled a “disgusting” onesie from its shelves in Canada after broad objection online to its imagery and message, according to reports.

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Racists and Colonizing Metaphors

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 24, 2017 - 10:43am

Racists and symbols of colonization have existed in the United States since 1492 as part of the ongoing struggle for Native Americans.

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Senate Is Blind on Health Care

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 24, 2017 - 10:34am

Here we go again. Another week and the United States Senate is ready to vote on legislation to remake the entire health care system.

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Report confirms Native women suffer from high rate of homicide in United States

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 24, 2017 - 10:30am

American Indian and Alaska Native women experience one of the highest homicide rates in the nation and nearly half die at the hands of an intimate partner.

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Report confirms Native women suffer from high rate of homicide in United States

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