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Tribes in for long haul as oil continues to flow through Dakota Access Pipeline

June 23, 2017 - 9:43am

Tribal leaders remain confident they will be able to stop oil from flowing through the Dakota Access Pipeline even though a decision isn’t expected until the fall.

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Tribes in for long haul as oil continues to flow through Dakota Access Pipeline

New Chapter in the Same Story for Native American Graduates

June 23, 2017 - 8:30am

Another graduation season, another story about Native American graduates and their mortarboard regalia causing “disruptions,” even after the passage of SB 319 in Montana.

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Native History: Pres. Calvin Coolidge Summers In Black Hills, Adopted By Sioux

June 23, 2017 - 7:15am

On June 23, 1927, the Sioux County Pioneer, a newspaper in North Dakota, reported that President Calvin Coolidge would be adopted by a Sioux Tribe.

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Colville Tribes remove council member a week before citizens go to polls

June 23, 2017 - 6:12am

The vote to remove Ricky Gabriel from the council of the Colville Tribes was 9-4 and his own brother was forced into casting a vote.

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Colville Tribes remove council member a week before citizens go to polls

Lumbee Tribe ordered to release voter list to opponents of chairman

June 23, 2017 - 5:46am

A recall effort against Chairman Harvey Godwin Jr. of the Lumbee Tribe is moving forward with the help of a court decision.

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Washington asks high court to overturn Yakama Nation treaty victory

June 23, 2017 - 5:28am

The state of Washington is asking the nation’s highest court to hear a treaty rights case affecting a business on the Yakama Nation.

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Washington asks high court to overturn Yakama Nation treaty victory

Tiffany Midge: I shall joke as long as the grass grows and the rivers flow

June 23, 2017 - 4:29am

Tiffany Midge is making a big promise in Indian Country Media Network about fry bread.

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Tiffany Midge: I shall joke as long as the grass grows and the rivers flow

Marijuana firm promises big investments with help of ex-Seminole leader

June 23, 2017 - 2:29am

Electrum Partners hopes to invest up to $300 million in marijuana deals with tribes in the next three years.

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Marijuana firm promises big investments with help of ex-Seminole leader

Tribes in Connecticut waiting on governor to sign bill for new casino

June 23, 2017 - 2:16am

The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe hope to open a new casino before the end of 2018 in order to address competition from neighboring Massachusetts.

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Tribes in Connecticut waiting on governor to sign bill for new casino

States cheer Trump decision on grizzly bears amid tribal concerns about hunts

June 23, 2017 - 1:50am

The governors of Idaho, Montana and Wyoming are thanking the Trump administration for removing protections for grizzly bears in and around Yellowstone National Park.

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States cheer Trump decision on grizzly bears amid tribal concerns about hunts

Eastern Cherokee citizen promoted to vice president of casino marketing

June 23, 2017 - 1:47am

Sean Ross has been promoted to regional vice president of casino marketing at the Harrah’s Cherokee Casino in North Carolina.

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Eastern Cherokee citizen promoted to vice president of casino marketing

New York Times editorial board reconsiders stance on racist trademarks

June 23, 2017 - 1:24am

In June 2014, the editorial board of The New York Times stood with Native activists in their challenge to the racist trademarks of the Washington NFL team.

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National Indian Gaming Association chooses David Bean as vice chair

June 23, 2017 - 1:03am

David Bean, a council member from the Puyallup Tribe, will sworn in as vice chairman of the National Indian Gaming Association.

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National Indian Gaming Association chooses David Bean as vice chair

Pow Wow Calendar Update – June 22, 2017 – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

June 22, 2017 - 9:16pm

Check the list below for the latest Pow Wows added to our calendar and ones coming up in the next couple of weeks! Plan your Pow Wow trips! Upcoming Pow Wow 36th Annual Plains Indian Museum Powwow June 17 –…..

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Onondaga Nation Members Remove Children From School

June 22, 2017 - 2:38pm

Onondaga Nation parents, protesting the rejection of a Native school principal on what they consider spurious grounds, yanked their kids out of school.

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The Tall Chief Theater: Restoring a Part of Osage History

June 22, 2017 - 1:47pm

Alex Tall Chief built The Tall Chief Theater in 1928 and now efforts are underway to restore the iconic theater on the Osage Reservation.

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Tearing up Indian Country on a $50 Button Accordion: Tohono O’odham Gertie Lopez

June 22, 2017 - 11:50am

Starting with a $50 accordion, Gertie Lopez now knows that Chicken Scratch is not made by a bird, it’s for a musical good time

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Tearing up Indian Country on a $50 Button Accordion: Tohono O’odham Gertie Lopez

How the Indian Child Welfare Act Preserves and Strengthens American Indian Families

June 22, 2017 - 11:10am

The Indian Child Welfare Act wasn’t created to unfairly target mixed race Native children, it can help preserve and strengthen American Indian families.

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Resurgence of Diné Principles to Guide the Diné People

June 22, 2017 - 11:10am

A new collection of essays entitled “Navajo Sovereignty: Understandings and Visions of the Diné People” provides a way forward for indigenous philosophy.

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