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Disputed leaders of Nooksack Tribe hit by new Supreme Court decision

April 27, 2017 - 8:25am

The jury is still out on the new sovereignty decision from the nation’s highest court but it’s already having an impact in Indian Country.

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In Poor Taste: Sonic Drive-In Faces Backlash For ‘Custer’ Commercial

April 27, 2017 - 8:10am

Eight years prior to the famed Battle of the Greasy Grass, George Armstrong Custer and his men murdered 103 Cheyenne

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Haida Gwaii: Mist-Enshrouded Showcase of Haida Culture

April 27, 2017 - 7:30am

It is easy to see why Haida Gwaii, a charming archipelago off the west coast of Canada, captivated legendary artist Bill Reid as he embraced his heritage.

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Supreme Court ruling seen as benefit to casino bus crash lawsuit

April 27, 2017 - 7:00am

The victims of a fatal crash in Texas are trying to connect the Kickapoo Tribe and its casino to the incident.

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Mashantucket Tribe charges off-duty officer for assault at casino

April 27, 2017 - 6:23am

A 73-year-old bathroom attendant at the Foxwoods Resort Casino was punched in the face because the water was too cold for the officer.

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Interior Department announces $5.7M in tribal preservation grants

April 27, 2017 - 5:16am

Awards range from $27,240 for the Crow Creek Sioux Tribe to $57,505 for the Navajo Nation.

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Interior Department announces $5.7M in tribal preservation grants

Gathering of Nations gets ready for annual powwow in new venue

April 27, 2017 - 4:54am

Thousands of dancers and drummers, along with tens of thousands of spectators, are flocking to New Mexico.

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Dakota Access firm faces fines for two spills of drilling fluid in Ohio

April 27, 2017 - 4:18am

The spill occurred in connection with the same type of drilling that took place for the Dakota Access Pipeline.

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Dakota Access firm faces fines for two spills of drilling fluid in Ohio

Republicans seek to avoid shutdown with temporary spending bill

April 27, 2017 - 3:08am

The federal government might not shut down after all if Congress takes action before the end of the week.

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Republicans seek to avoid shutdown with temporary spending bill

Whiteclay liquor stores win surprise court ruling on liquor licenses

April 27, 2017 - 2:20am

A judge in Nebraska gave the owners a big victory, allowing them to continue selling beer near the Pine Ridge Reservation.

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Indigenous activists make presence known for climate march in D.C.

April 27, 2017 - 1:42am

The indigenous bloc of events kicks off with a round dance at the Trump International Hotel.

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NICE LARGE 2 PIECE HAND CRAFTED CUT BEADED BUCKSKIN NATIVE AMERICAN INDIAN DRESS – eBay find of the week – Native American Articles – PowWows.com…

April 26, 2017 - 3:58pm

BEAUTIFUL NICE LARGE 2 PIECE HAND CRAFTED CUT BEADED BUCKSKIN NATIVE AMERICAN INDIAN DRESS This nice Large 2 piece ladies hand crafted buckskin Native American Indian dress features beautiful handdone Native American design beadwork done with small size 13 cut…..

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Another Must See at GON! Sweetgrass First Nation Man Chosen as Head Dancer – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

April 26, 2017 - 3:56pm

If you’re a fan of Chicken Dancers, you’re going to have to keep your eye out for this young man from Saskatchewan. Jamon Paskemin (Sweetgrass First Nation) has been chosen as Head Man Dancer at Gathering of Nations, the world’s…..

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GroovaLottos to Open Gathering Of Nations Pow Wow April 28th

April 26, 2017 - 2:19pm

Soul, Funk and Blues masters GroovaLottos will perform at Grand Entry at the Gathering Of Nations Pow wow on April 28th and also the 29th on Stage 49

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Native Transgender Woman Denied Food at Christian Shelter Because She Was Wearing Dress

April 26, 2017 - 1:50pm

Denied food and shelter, Isabella Red Cloud, a Native Transgender woman was told to leave a shelter until she changed her dress

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Police Shoot, Kill Native Vet Ivan Wilson-Dragswolf in Mandan, North Dakota

April 26, 2017 - 12:44pm

Ivan Wilson-Dragswolf, 24, was killed by police in Mandan, North Dakota, on April 14. Police say Dragswolf, a U.S. Marine, approached them with a knife.

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Jenn Weddle: ‘Best possible result’ from Supreme Court in sovereignty case

April 26, 2017 - 12:24pm

Indian law expert: ‘I don’t see that tribes or tribal employees lose any ground as a result of this opinion.’

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Support for Standing Rock Sioux Tribe leads to recall in Alaska city

April 26, 2017 - 12:07pm

Three city council members in Homer could be voted out of office for a resolution that opposes the Dakota Access Pipeline.

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Cronkite News: Donald Trump seeks to hire thousands of border officers

April 26, 2017 - 11:38am

A Trump administration plan to hire thousands of border and immigration officers has advocates concerned about corruption and misconduct.

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Doug Pibel: New film teaches us about value of indigenous seeds

April 26, 2017 - 11:25am

Watch this movie to get inspired about saving seeds. And then do it.

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Doug Pibel: New film teaches us about value of indigenous seeds

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