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Disappointment and Elation Follow DAPL Court Ruling and Federal Intervention

September 13, 2016 - 10:34am

From the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) to the prayer camps, reaction streamed in after the Obama administration stepped in to temporarily halt construction on the...

Navajo Code Talker Joe Kellwood Walks On at 95

September 13, 2016 - 10:28am

Joe Hosteen Kellwood, an elite member of the Navajo Nation code talkers and the U.S. Marine Corps who helped the U.S....

Richard M. Nixon: ‘Self-Determination Without Termination’

September 13, 2016 - 9:04am

Editor’s note: Voters this year will elect the 45th president of the United States....

Dallas Goldtooth, Arvol Looking Horse and Kandi Mosset Stand Up for the Sacred in Stunning Video by Matika Wilbur and Myron Dewey

September 12, 2016 - 7:09pm

Dakota Access oil pipeline workers gouged a trench over two miles of Sioux burial grounds on September 3 near Cannon Ball....

One of Scottsdale's Highest Rated Hotels, We-Ko-Pa Wins Another Award

September 12, 2016 - 11:30am

Three months after receiving the Trip Advisor 2016 Certificate of Excellence, the We-Ko-Pa Resort & ...

EPA Announces Plans to Begin Next Phase of Navajo Uranium Mine Cleanup

September 12, 2016 - 9:30am

Federal officials took the first step this week toward a planned $1 billion cleanup of abandoned uranium mines in and around the Navajo Nation, seeking bids to assess the proble...

In the Kitchen With Chef Nephi Craig

September 12, 2016 - 9:02am

I wanted to visit the Sunrise Park Resort after I started learning about Native food and about White Mountain Apache chef, Nephi Craig....

No DAPL: Stop the Black Snake

September 11, 2016 - 11:03pm

The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, September 11, 2016

September 11, 2016 - 12:31pm

An 11th-hour federal rescue, an epic (for Oklahoma) earthquake, and a Superfund designation made for a tumultuous week in Indian country....

They Helped Build the Twin Towers - Mohawk Ironworkers Series on APTN

September 11, 2016 - 11:42am

Mohawk Ironworkers is a new 13-part half hour documentary series that APTN says celebrates the steely determination of the Mohawk ironworkers of Kahnawake, Akwes...

NoDAPL Social Media Explosion: Celebrities, Musicians and Politicians Worldwide

September 11, 2016 - 10:43am

Efforts to stop the North Dakota access pipeline are increasing at a notable pace since the appearance of Shailene Woodley, Susan Sarandon and Riley Keough in Washington D.C....

Before Passing Chief David Beautiful Bald Eagle Remembers His Ancestors

September 11, 2016 - 9:00am

When Cheyenne River Sioux Chief David Beautiful Bald Eagle walked o...

Arizona Rep. Grijalva Heading to Standing Rock in Solidarity Against DAPL

September 10, 2016 - 9:09am

Natural Resources Committee Ranking Member Raúl M....

Today Is World Suicide Prevention Day: Remember Native Youth

September 10, 2016 - 9:09am

Not only is September 10, 2016 is World Suicide Prevention Day, the week of September 5-11 is ...

Moments After Judge Denies DAPL Injunction, Federal Agencies Intervene

September 9, 2016 - 4:17pm

Editor’s Note: This story was revised at 7 p.m. EDT to include a statement from Archambault....

‘Obama, Hear Our Cry’: Lakota Women Call on President to Stop Violence

September 9, 2016 - 10:50am

Editor’s Note: This open letter to President Obama was generated by women of the Brave Heart Society, White Buffalo Calf Woman Society and Stone Boy Society....

Why the White House Needs to Get Involved in the Standing Rock Dispute

September 9, 2016 - 8:08am

TRAHANT REPORTS—I’ve been thinking a lot about the silence fro...

Yankton Sioux Tribe Sues US Army Corps, USFWS Over Dakota Access

September 9, 2016 - 7:00am

The Yankton Sioux Tribe, Ihanktonwan Oyate, is suing the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the U.S....

Oklahoma’s Largest Earthquake Shuts Down Osage, Pawnee Nation

September 8, 2016 - 3:24pm

Operators of 17 disposal wells in the Osage Nation have agreed to shut down operations following a 5.8-magnitude earthquake over the weekend, a move that will help keep people s...