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Chickasaw Astronaut Shares Passion for Space in New Children’s Book

November 22, 2016 - 9:00am

Blast off into space by reading Chickasaw astronaut Commander John Herrington’s new...

High Cost of Human Rights Corrodes DAPL Financing

November 21, 2016 - 2:20pm

Government scientists have just identified the largest deposit of oil in the United States....

Mainstream Media MIA as DAPL Action Is Met With Water Cannons and Mace

November 21, 2016 - 12:36pm

Outside a triage tent at the foot of the Oceti Sakowin Camp, frantic chatter and whirring generators fused with the familiar drone of police surveilling in the night sky....

Native Cooking: Wow Them With Simple Appetizers

November 21, 2016 - 12:00pm

I’d like to talk about apps, not phone apps, but the kind we like to snack on before dinner to stave off hunger for a while, also known as hors d’oeuvres....

Drain the Swamp?

November 21, 2016 - 10:28am

Diabetes and Diabetic Eye Disease: Get Your Eyes Examined Today

November 21, 2016 - 9:00am

Silent Public Health Crisis...

Video: Cherokee Student Uses Her Creativity In Automotive Training

November 20, 2016 - 9:00am

Fayth Washington, a senior at Tahlequah High School, doesn’t spend her full school day at the high school....

NHL Legend Bryan Trottier Inducted Into Canada’s Sports Hall Of Fame

November 19, 2016 - 9:46am

One of the greatest Native professional hockey players ever, recently became a Hall of Famer.


Offensive T-Shirt Shows NDSU Fans Can’t Let Go: ‘Sioux Suck’ Chant Lives On

November 19, 2016 - 9:15am

Even when the racist logos are banned, it takes time for the racist fallout to subside....

Chickasaw Nation Makes a Big Investment in Rutgers Graduate Student

November 19, 2016 - 9:00am

Jaye “Jaxcy” Odom’s favorite childhood memories are of fry bread, a Native American treat, and hearing stories about her great-grandfather who helped negotiate the terms that en...

Siletz Tribe 39th Annual Restoration Pow Wow This Weekend

November 19, 2016 - 5:32am

One of the last pow wows of 2016 takes place this Saturday, November 19....

Colville Tribes Await $8.3 Million Settlement From Teck Metals as Mining Company Appeals Damages

November 18, 2016 - 5:16pm

Nearly three months after a landmark $8.3 million ruling against Teck Metals Ltd., the Colville Confederated Tribes are still waiting for their court-awarded settlement from the...

Google Honors Native Heritage Month with Native Writer James Welch Doodle

November 18, 2016 - 3:46pm

Today’s Google Doodle honors James Welch, Blackfeet/Gros Ventre, on what would have been his 76th birthday, November 18....

Featured Photo: Cherokee Veterans Honored With Statue

November 18, 2016 - 9:01am


The Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma hosted its annual Veterans Day events at the tribal Veterans Center in Tahlequah on November 10, 2016....

2016 Native Trailblazers Music Award Winners – Cody Blackbird Band Makes #1

November 17, 2016 - 10:05am

The weekly online radio program Native Trailblazers announced their 2016 list of Native Trailblazers Native Indie Musician Music Award winners last Friday November 11th...

A Few Thoughts on The Election and What President Trump Means for Indian Country

November 16, 2016 - 5:28pm

I was a Bernie supporter who voted for Hillary Clinton. I was never “with her” but I voted for Clinton because Trump simply was not an option....

A Deadly Month: Police Shootings of Natives Spike in October

November 16, 2016 - 8:01am

There were at least eight fatal police shootings of Native Americans in October....

Neil Young Rocks Standing Rock on 71st Birthday

November 15, 2016 - 7:58pm

Neil Young’s 71st birthday wish came true on Saturday among the water protectors at the Standing Rock Sioux Oceti Sakowin camp in North Dakota....

Indigenous Woman Will Run to Be Mexico’s Next President

November 15, 2016 - 1:00pm

Activists in Mexico intend to endorse an indigenous woman as a candidate for president in the next election, slated for...