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Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe awaits word on role in casino lawsuit

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - August 30, 2016 - 8:00pm

Opponents are trying to stop the Massachusetts tribe from building a casino in their backyard.

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Chukchansi Tribe might finally award long-overdue gaming funds

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - August 30, 2016 - 8:00pm

The California tribe promised $10 million over 10 years but no grants have been issued since 2013.

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Chukchansi Tribe might finally award long-overdue gaming funds

Fond du Lac Band Unveils Largest Solar Farm in Minnesota Power Grid

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - August 30, 2016 - 8:00pm

Last week, the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa debuted its new solar farm in Minnesota….

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Fond du Lac Band Unveils Largest Solar Farm in Minnesota Power Grid

Review: Firewater Chief and More Racist Gags in 'Sausage Party' Movie

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - August 30, 2016 - 8:00pm

To the excitement of Seth Rogen fans, his toilet-humored animated film “Sausage Party” hit theaters this August….

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Review: Firewater Chief and More Racist Gags in 'Sausage Party' Movie

Indian Nations From Washington State Join Opposition to DAPL Pipeline

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - August 30, 2016 - 8:00pm

Standing Rock Sioux Chairman David Archambault II welcomed a delegation of eight Indian nations from Washington State on Tuesday August 30 who joined the growing opposition to t…

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Facing the Black Snake

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - August 30, 2016 - 8:00pm

It all adds up and becomes more. At one point this past spring the Camp of the Sacred Stones consisted of approximately 100 people who wanted to protect the waters….

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Facing the Black Snake

Anti-DAPL: Are You a TRAITOR or PATRIOT?

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - August 30, 2016 - 8:00pm

As we see the struggle against the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) unfolding on the Standing Rock Sioux reservation, the question we hear Indians and Non-Indians asking themselves…

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Anti-DAPL: Are You a TRAITOR or PATRIOT?

‘Just Watch Me': Challenging the ‘Origin Story’ of Native Americans

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - August 30, 2016 - 8:00pm

The 14-year-old girl who bumps around in the police wagon is being unceremoniously returned to the Willingdon Industrial School for Girls, a juvenile correctional institute on V…

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‘Just Watch Me': Challenging the ‘Origin Story’ of Native Americans

Humans Sparked Warming Nearly 200 Years Ago

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - August 30, 2016 - 8:00pm

Global warming may have started far earlier than anyone has so far imagined….

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Humans Sparked Warming Nearly 200 Years Ago

Cochise’s Living Descendants Meet Generational Trauma With Pride

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - August 30, 2016 - 8:00pm

Their Apache ancestors were chased, hunted and herded into history….

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Cochise’s Living Descendants Meet Generational Trauma With Pride

Brazil Cancels Massive Dam Project Affecting Indigenous

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - August 30, 2016 - 8:00pm

Brazil’s environmental officials said that the license for the largest hydro-electric dam project on the Amazon River w…

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Police officer from Navajo Nation killed in the line of duty

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - August 30, 2016 - 4:16pm

Leandro Frank was involved in a head-on collision while responding to a call on the Arizona portion of the reservation.

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Police officer from Navajo Nation killed in the line of duty

Indian Health Service hosts meeting with Direct Service Tribes

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - August 30, 2016 - 4:16pm

Direct Service Tribes are the tribes that rely on the IHS to provide health care to their communities.

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Indian Health Service hosts meeting with Direct Service Tribes

Standing Rock Sioux Tribe confirms lack of easement for pipeline

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - August 30, 2016 - 4:16pm

The Camp of the Sacred Stones was on edge amid fears that construction on the Dakota Access Pipeline might resume in North Dakota.

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Standing Rock Sioux Tribe confirms lack of easement for pipeline

Supplies needed for #NoDAPL Defenders of the Sacred Water School

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - August 30, 2016 - 4:16pm

The new school at the Camp of the Sacred Stones held its first classes on August 29, 2016.

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Supplies needed for #NoDAPL Defenders of the Sacred Water School

Water Protectors Rally Outside Dakota Access Attorneys' Offices in Bismarck

INDIAN COUNTRY MEDIA NETWORK - August 30, 2016 - 3:29pm

The Standing Rock water protectors took their civil actions to the source on Monday evening, sending a caravan of people to rally in front of the offices of the attorneys for Da...

South Dakota schools take aim at meth

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - August 30, 2016 - 2:21pm

LAKE ANDES, S.D. (AP) – At Andes Central, teachers preparing for the school year did more than just stock their classrooms with school supplies. They also reviewed warning signs of meth abuse and policies that school officials are to follow when face-to-face with a possible drug or alcohol issue.“Some people just want to brush the meth problem under the rug,” Principal Rocky Brinkman said.

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Tribal school ousts some students over funding gap

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - August 30, 2016 - 2:17pm

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — About 76 kids are unable to attend a tribal school that has stopped enrolling students who are not registered with a tribe.The Puyallup Tribe of Indians operates Chief Leschi Schools for kids from about 60 tribes in preschool through high school, the News Tribune reported.Superintendent Amy Eveskcige said the board decided on stricter enrollment standards after it was discovered that students without tribal registration left a $930,000 gap in school funding that had to be made up with other sources. That accounts for about 20 percent of the schools $4.5 million operating budget.The federal Bureau of Indian Education kicks in about $5,000 for each registered tribal citizen enrolled.The schools have to be able to pay bills and put Puyallup Tribe kids first, Eveskcige said.”We are a tribal school that belongs to the Puyallup Tribe,” she said.

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Tribal school ousts some students over funding gap

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RADICAL CITIZEN MEDIA - August 30, 2016 - 1:37pm

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