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Mark Trahant: The Trump budget has no chance of becoming law

March 12, 2019 - 5:34am
But there is growing support for the Indian Health Service and the Bureau of Indian Affairs to receive advance funding.

Senate Committee on Indian Affairs takes yet another look at 'high-risk' programs

March 11, 2019 - 12:27pm
'Where Are They Now' sounds like an old cable television show, only this week it's about the trust and treaty responsibility.

Seasonal complaint: 'Missionaries are on our reservation!'

March 11, 2019 - 12:00pm
The weather is warmer and there's another influx of Christian missionaries and charity groups on the Pine Ridge Reservation.

Native Sun News Today: Indian-owned business continues to grow

March 11, 2019 - 12:00pm
Since opening in 2015, HeSapa Enterprises has steadily grown in size and services provided to customers

'It could be me': Native American teen teaches self-defense to keep indigenous kids safe

March 11, 2019 - 12:00pm
With kicks, blocks and twists of the wrist, 16-year-old Kylie Hunts-in-Winter is teaching Native American boys and girls to stay safe.

Tim Giago: A brief history of the fight against 'Indian' mascots

March 11, 2019 - 12:00pm
Stick to the lions, tigers and bears, and leave human beings like Native Americans off your list of mascots for your sports teams.

Bill John Baker: Stand strong and stand up for our Native children

March 11, 2019 - 11:17am
Our children are our hope, our strength and our future. They are not for the taking.

Appeals court schedules lengthy hearing in Indian Child Welfare Act case

March 11, 2019 - 7:06am
Arguments are taking place in a case that tribes say goes to the very heart of their sovereignty and their relationship with the United States.

AUDIO: Indian Country leaders share funding priorities with Congress

March 11, 2019 - 4:22am
The House Committee on Appropriations continued an annual tradition by inviting Indian Country leaders to share their funding priorities with key members of Congress.

President Trump releases new budget with cuts for Indian Country programs

March 11, 2019 - 2:57am
The Trump administration finally released its fiscal year 2020 budget and the numbers aren't looking good for Indian Country.

House subcommittee schedules hearing on missing and murdered indigenous women

March 8, 2019 - 11:22am
The House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States is holding its second hearing of the 116th Congress and the topic is a pressing one.

Mary Annette Pember: My mother died while surviving civilization

March 8, 2019 - 9:20am
Thousands of Native American children were forced to attend boarding schools created to strip them of their culture. My mother was one of them.

Ivan Star Comes Out: Learning one's family history is nourishment

March 8, 2019 - 8:46am
People have to realize that colonization erased our histories, language, and culture.

Native Sun News Today: Pipeline opponents and advocates warn of dangers of man camps

March 8, 2019 - 8:27am
Keystone XL Pipeline opponents are joining forces with advocates of justice for missing and murdered indigenous women.

Haskell University mourns loss of basketball standout Darrian Diwayan

March 8, 2019 - 2:42am
Haskell Indian Nations University is mourning the loss of Darrian Diwayan, a basketball standout from the Pueblo of Laguna.

Winnebago Tribe incorporates language into billboards and public signs on reservation

March 8, 2019 - 12:36am
If all goes as planned, this time next year the Winnebago Reservation will look a lot different.

Non-Indians indicted for selling 'Navajo' jewelry made in the Philippines

March 7, 2019 - 7:35am
Seven non-Indians, including three people in the Philippines, have been indicted for allegedly violating the Indian Arts and Crafts Act and other federal laws.

Land Buy-Back Program for Tribal Nations sends out more offers

March 7, 2019 - 4:15am
More than 3,000 landowners on the Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Nation have received more than $35 million in offers for their fractional interests.

Arne Vainio: Finding those connections to our family's history

March 7, 2019 - 3:35am
I always think when you’re finding your family history, you want there to be a haunted Scottish castle on a moor and maybe some kind of lost treasure.

Cronkite News: Republican Senator discloses sexual assault in the military

March 7, 2019 - 2:39am
Sen. Martha McSally (R-Arizona) revealed that she was raped by a superior officer while in the Air Force but was too 'ashamed and confused' to report it at the time.

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