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'Long overdue': Congress finalizes bill for Apache water project

July 24, 2018 - 11:31am
The White Mountain Apache Tribe and two Pueblo tribes benefit from a bill that gained final approval in Congress.

James Giago Davies: The technology that will destroy our way of life

July 24, 2018 - 11:02am
Even the most remote part of the reservation has somebody jabbering into a cell phone.

Ivan Star Comes Out: We need to give our children a real 'Indian' education

July 24, 2018 - 10:39am
Native graduates ought to know that the word 'education' masks the horrid reality of the boarding school era which their ancestors endured.

Red Fawn Fallis won't appeal sentence for #NoDAPL incident

July 24, 2018 - 10:28am
Water protector Red Fawn Fallis is due to spend another three years behind bars for a non-fatal gun incident in North Dakota.

Torres Martinez Desert Cahuilla Indians evacuate families in response to fire

July 24, 2018 - 3:31am
Residents of the Torres Martinez Desert Cahuilla Reservation remain under an evacuation order after a fire forced some from their homes.

Trump administration moves quickly on drilling in Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

July 24, 2018 - 1:37am
The Trump administration's Alaska agenda is moving forward as Indian Country awaits the arrival of Tara Sweeney in Washington, D.C.

Candidate who claims to be leader of Louisiana Band of Choctaw Indians arrested

July 23, 2018 - 12:18pm
Does this even qualify as a #NativeVote18 story? Here is it anyway, from the Bayou State!

Bill that hit stumbling block returns without tribal labor sovereignty provision

July 23, 2018 - 12:07pm
A bill to help the White Mountain Apache Tribe with a water project and two Pueblo tribes with economic development efforts has been revived.

Six newly recognized tribes added to Bureau of Indian Affairs list

July 23, 2018 - 12:00pm
The family of Indian nations is growing, with 573 tribes recognized by the United States.

Democrats: We must build on the successes of self-determination

July 23, 2018 - 11:22am
Congress must remain committed and attentive to fulfilling the United States’ obligations to Indian Country.

'The need to Indigenize curriculum in Canada is not up for debate'

July 23, 2018 - 7:47am
The calls of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission mean that we can no longer simply repeat the stories that we have heard and memorized.

Witness list for hearing on tribal homelands and economic development bills

July 23, 2018 - 5:20am
The House Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs is taking testimony on tribal homelands and economic development bills.

'Native fashion in Barbie': Doll takes on new looks and cultures

July 23, 2018 - 3:29am
As visitors stroll through the aisles of Barbie dolls arrayed at a national collectors’ convention in Phoenix, one doll among hundreds stands apart.

Ruffey Rancheria faces fire as rival tribe questions legitimacy

July 23, 2018 - 3:10am
A bill to restore federal recognition to the Ruffey Rancheria continues to generate controversy in California.

Trump administration seeks to revamp Endangered Species Act

July 23, 2018 - 3:10am
The Trump administration's plan to revamp the Endangered Species Act is drawing praise from the industry and scorn from environmental groups.

Omaha language institute attracts students and teachers of all ages

July 23, 2018 - 1:17am
Nearly 100 people participated in the 2nd annual Umónhon-Pónka Summer Institute in Nebraska.

Shingle Springs Band acquires 35.9 acres for $1.2 million

July 20, 2018 - 11:43am
The Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians has acquired land near its reservation in northern California.

Elders of Warm Springs Tribes protest plan to close resort

July 20, 2018 - 10:58am
The Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs are planning to close a resort on the reservation and elders aren't happy about it.

Ernestine Chasing Hawk: Imagine a world where being fat is illegal

July 20, 2018 - 6:45am
Let’s pretend that we live in a world where it’s against the law to be fat, obese or overweight.

'I have paid my debt to society': Lakota woman locked up on first offense

July 20, 2018 - 6:06am
After spending the past 21 years behind bars for dealing meth, LaVonne Roach is seeking clemency.