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Tim Giago: Wounded Knee: 129 years later

December 16, 2019 - 8:14am
On December 29, 1890, my grandmother Sophie was just a few miles away from the slaughter at Wounded Knee. She actually witnessed a troop of soldiers ride on to the school grounds where she worked and noticed that some of them still had blood on their uniforms.
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Rep. Markwayne Mullin: Playing politics wth America's health care

December 16, 2019 - 5:38am
The cost of prescription drugs has gotten out of control and Americans are paying way too much for life-saving treatments.
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Rep. Tom Cole: A bipartisan commitment to America's defense

December 16, 2019 - 5:28am
For nearly 60 years, lawmakers in both chambers and on both sides of the aisle have affirmed their bipartisan commitment to providing for our common defense/
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Remembering Neil Stonechild and exposing systemic racism in policing

December 16, 2019 - 3:28am
On November 29, 1990, the body of Neil Stonechild was found frozen in a field on the outskirts of town. He was just 17 years old at the time of his death..
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Debate continues over BLM move as workers face decision deadline

December 13, 2019 - 11:17am
Bureau of Land Management employees in Washington have to decide whether to accept a transfer out West – a move that some advocates and former bureau managers see as an attempt at 'dismantling' the agency.
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Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribal Tribune: Chief Black Kettle honored for impact on history

December 13, 2019 - 12:57am
Many have heard of Cheyenne Chief Black Kettle, however many may not know how he became well known in his advocacy for peace between Native people and European settlers.
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Daines and Tester co-sponsor CSKT water rights settlement

December 13, 2019 - 12:18am
Sens. Steve Daines and Jon Tester announced the introduction of a long-awaited bill that would settle a century-old dispute over water rights between the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes and the state and federal governments.
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Trump's nominee for Indian Health Service promises positive changes

December 12, 2019 - 10:02am
What a difference a strong nominee makes when it comes to Indian Country's health and wellness.
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Return to ‘the Rock’: Alcatraz occupier retraces steps on 50th anniversary

December 12, 2019 - 7:20am
On November 20, 1969, activists from tribes across North America took back Alcatraz Island for Indigenous people. They called it Indianland.
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Entrepreneur program empowers Native women to forge a brighter future

December 11, 2019 - 10:52am
Diplomas in hand, 16 Navajo women became the latest graduating class of Project DreamCatcher, a free business training program that aims to create economic opportunities for female Native entrepreneurs.
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Rep. Markwayne Mullin: America's economy remains as strong as ever

December 11, 2019 - 9:41am
Two years ago, tax reform was a great Christmas gift to Oklahomans and it’s a gift that keeps on giving.
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Rep. Tom Cole: I will be voting to keep the government open

December 11, 2019 - 9:23am
When the government has a full or even partial lapse in funding, it can needlessly cause billions of dollars of damage to the economy.
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Supporting state and federal efforts to address MMIW

December 11, 2019 - 8:57am
For too many Native women, violence is an ever-present threat.
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Dr. Jim Wilson: A man of his time

December 11, 2019 - 8:40am
The story behind the story of tribal self-determination and the politics of Indian Country's remarkable journey towards self-rule cannot be told without Dr. Jim Wilson as a central figure.
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Senate Committee on Indian Affairs hosts business meeting and confirmation hearing

December 11, 2019 - 8:16am
The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs is advancing legislation and taking testimony from one of President Donald Trump's nominees.
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Red Cloud to receive honorary degree

December 11, 2019 - 7:56am
Oglala Lakota citizen Henry Red Cloud will receive an honorary doctorate degree from Washington College for his career in the pursuit of affordable and accessible renewable energy solutions.
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After 15 years, UKB signs deed to land in trust

December 11, 2019 - 12:36am
After waiting more than 15 years, the United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians finally has land in trust.
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Grizzly Bear Advisory Council struggles with ‘herculean’ challenge in Missoula

December 10, 2019 - 11:02am
Grizzly bear management remains a political, environmental and social minefield in Montana.
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Navajos express mixed opinions on Trump impeachment probe

December 10, 2019 - 10:37am
Cronkite News recently went to Window Rock, capital of the Navajo Nation, to see what Navajos are saying about impeachment.
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Clara Caufield: Holidays and keeping in touch with our loved ones

December 10, 2019 - 10:23am
We're over another Holiday - Thanksgiving. Now a short time before the BIG one - Christmas.
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