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Quinault Nation asserts sovereignty over isolated Indian allotment

May 6, 2019 - 5:22am
An Indian allotment in Washington will soon house a smoke shop operated by the Quinault Nation.
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Witness list for Senate Committee on Indian Affairs hearing on Trump budget

May 6, 2019 - 2:39am
A panel of federal officials and tribal leaders will talk about the budgets for the Bureau of Indian Affairs and the Indian Health Service.
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'Under Attack': Fate of tribal lending industry in hands of appeals court

May 6, 2019 - 1:53am
Tribes are paying close attention to a court case that they say will have a major impact on efforts to improve economic conditions in their communities.
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Doug George-Kanentiio: Law firms smell big pay day for Indian school abuse

May 3, 2019 - 3:53am
I know one thing: we must not cede our rights to be heard and to demand justice.
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Clara Caufield: Remembering my old happy rez guard dog

May 3, 2019 - 3:33am
This week was the first anniversary since Ms. Reilly went on to the last camp. She was thirteen in dog years.
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Native Sun News Today: Artist honors Native nations with 'Dignity'

May 3, 2019 - 2:46am
Dignity is fifty feet tall. Her moccasins are eight feet long. Her spirit is imperious and humble at the same time.
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'We were born for this': Native women overcome obstacles in the legal field

May 3, 2019 - 2:08am
Opportunities for advancement within the legal profession are often rare for female Native attorneys but many are breaking new ground.
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Native Sun News Today: Black Hills uranium settlement aids cleanup on Navajo Nation

May 2, 2019 - 12:57pm
A court settlement over radioactive and toxic uranium mining waste abandoned in the Black Hills will help the Navajo Nation with a new health study.
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Oglala Sioux Tribe bans South Dakota governor from reservation

May 2, 2019 - 7:51am
Tribal-state relations continue to erode in South Dakota, barely four months after a Republican governor was sworn into office.
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AUDIO: Indian Health Service won't commit to advanced appropriations either

May 2, 2019 - 7:07am
The Trump administration remains silent on a key issue -- forward funding for tribal programs.
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Not 'extinct': Colville Tribes win appeal in hunting rights case in Canada

May 2, 2019 - 4:31am
Rick Desautel, a Colville veteran who lives in the U.S., has once again won the right to hunt on ancestral territory across the border.
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The Revelator: Bringing energy independence to Indian Country

May 2, 2019 - 2:20am
An organization focused on increasing energy independence for American Indians is helping to bring light, jobs and new opportunities to tribal communities.
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Cronkite News: Not all migrants make it across the border

May 2, 2019 - 2:03am
A group of volunteers search for the remains of migrants who died trying to cross the southern U.S. deserts.
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Elizabeth Cook-Lynn: South Dakota governor does the work of a religious fanatic

May 2, 2019 - 1:26am
Kristi Noem has taken it upon herself to tell us that she is the one who is in charge and she makes no bones about what she has to offer.
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Bill John Baker: Cherokee high school attracts the best in Indian Country

May 1, 2019 - 12:58pm
Sequoyah High School remains the educational home for our youth and is a magnet for the best and brightest in Cherokee Nation and Indian Country.
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Cronkite News: Rising cost of migrant health care is straining charities and Border Patrol

May 1, 2019 - 12:27pm
For the thousands of migrants showing up at the U.S.-Mexico border, health care is nearly impossible to afford.
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A 'monster': Outrage over Indian Health Service doctor convicted of abuse

May 1, 2019 - 11:45am
A former Indian Health Service pediatrician who was convicted of sexual abuse and awaits trial on more charges continues to cause headaches for the beleaguered agency.
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Urban Inter-Tribal Center of Texas apologizes for 'disrespectful and insensitive comments'

May 1, 2019 - 11:43am
Community members are calling for the ouster of the interim chief executive officer and the clinical director of the Urban Inter-Tribal Center of Texas.
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AUDIO: Assistant Secretary Sweeney won't commit to advance appropriations

May 1, 2019 - 10:43am
Tribes and lawmakers support forward funding for Indian Country but the Trump administration is not on board.
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AUDIO: House hearing on reorganization at Department of the Interior

May 1, 2019 - 9:38am
Lawmakers heard competing views about the controversial initiative. One from a tribal leader. The other from the Trump administration.
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