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National Indian Gaming Association backs Obamacare provision

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 7, 2017 - 7:00pm

Gaming industry groups want Congress to preserve a provision that designates gambling disorders as a public health matter.

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Ho-Chunk Nation defends legality of casino project in Wisconsin

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 7, 2017 - 7:00pm

A $33 million expansion project has led to a dispute with another tribe.

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Judge Denies Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe’s Anti-DAPL Religious Freedom Argument

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 7, 2017 - 5:49pm

Judge James Boasberg ruled against the The Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe’s request for an injunction against the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL). The post Judge Denies Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe’s Anti-DAPL Religious Freedom Argument appeared first on Indian Country Media Network.

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Judge refuses to halt Dakota Access as pipeline nears completion

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 7, 2017 - 5:45pm

The Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe suffered a legal setback with the controversial project just days away from being finished.

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Mark Trahant: Republicans roll dice with Obamacare replacement

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 7, 2017 - 5:45pm

There’s a bad joke that goes like this: What’s your plan to pay for the high cost of health care?

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Mark Trahant: Republicans roll dice with Obamacare replacement

Tristan Ahtone: ‘Rez accents’ are strengthening Native identities

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 7, 2017 - 5:45pm

Research shows that ethnic identity is shaped not only by the loss—and revitalization—of mother tongues but also by the remixing of English.

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Tristan Ahtone: ‘Rez accents’ are strengthening Native identities

Advocates open StrongHearts Native Helpline for Native survivors

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 7, 2017 - 5:45pm

Callers can receive culturally-relevant and confidential assistance at 1-844-7NATIVE (1-844-762-8483) Monday through Friday, from 9am to 5:30pm Central time.

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Advocates open StrongHearts Native Helpline for Native survivors

Agua Caliente Band wins major decision on rights to groundwater

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 7, 2017 - 5:45pm

A federal appeals court sided with the southern California tribe in the critical first stage of the case.

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Agua Caliente Band wins major decision on rights to groundwater

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Travel Information for the 2017 Gathering of Nations – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 7, 2017 - 3:29pm

Travel Information for the 2017 Gathering of NationsAre you planning a trip to the 2017 Gathering of Nations – North America’s Largest Pow Wow? Get started with our tips and travel links! The Gathering of Nations takes place the 4th weekend of April each year.  The event…..

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Carolina Indian Circle Celebrates 30th Annual Pow Wow – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 7, 2017 - 3:00pm

Carolina Indian Circle Celebrates 30th Annual Pow WowThe 30th Annual Carolina Indian Circle Powwow at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The powwow was a great success and looks to be around for many more years to come. “[The powwow has] grown larger and larger…..

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Native Nations Rise – March On Washington D.C. March 10th – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 7, 2017 - 2:57pm

Native Nations Rise – March On Washington D.C. March 10thA call to action has been made. Will you be there to protect Mother Earth? The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and Indigenous grassroots leaders call on our allies across the United States and around the world to peacefully March on…..

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Navajo Heather Fleming’s Catapult Design Improves Lives on Reservations, Worldwide

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 7, 2017 - 2:53pm

Growing up, Heather Fleming, Diné, was intimately aware of the disparities experienced by people residing on the reservation, versus those outside its borders. The “invisible boundary” that seemed to influence socioeconomic factors like “access to education, or whether or not you had running water in your home, or electricity,” baffled her. “If you live on the reservation, you expect this kind of life, and if you live off of the reservation, The post Navajo Heather Fleming’s Catapult Design Improves Lives on Reservations, Worldwide appeared first on Indian Country Media Network.

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Pow Wow Traveler’s Guide to Mall of America – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 7, 2017 - 1:23pm

Pow Wow Traveler’s Guide to Mall of AmericaGoing to a Mall as a destination has not been part of my travel plans since I was a teen in the 80s.  Without a pocket full of quarters ready for the arcade, I wasn’t sure how I would spend…..

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Calling All Beaders: 15,000 Native Beaded Super Bowl Lanyards Needed for 2018

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 7, 2017 - 1:03pm

Are you ready to do some beading? 15,000 Super Bowl Lanyards are needed for for Super Bowl LII and Native beading volunteers are needed! The post Calling All Beaders: 15,000 Native Beaded Super Bowl Lanyards Needed for 2018 appeared first on Indian Country Media Network.

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Kevin Washburn: Advice for the next leader of the Bureau of Indian Affairs

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 7, 2017 - 12:44pm

Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs: ‘must run a thousand miles to move policy by an inch.’

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Three Things You Need to Know About the House’s Powerball Health Care Plan

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 7, 2017 - 12:39pm

There’s a bad joke that goes like this: What’s your plan to pay for the high cost of health care? No worries. I’ll win the Powerball. The post Three Things You Need to Know About the House’s Powerball Health Care Plan appeared first on Indian Country Media Network.

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Study Says This Is the Best Approach For Preventing Youth Alcohol Abuse in Indian Country

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 7, 2017 - 10:57am

The study is one of the largest alcohol abuse prevention trials with Native Americans, the report reads. The post Study Says This Is the Best Approach For Preventing Youth Alcohol Abuse in Indian Country appeared first on Indian Country Media Network.

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Advice to the Next Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 7, 2017 - 10:21am

Tips from a former Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs to the next person to take the job, given in the spirit of helping Indian country.

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Gyasi Ross: Indian Democrats support Tom Perez as party chair

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 7, 2017 - 10:16am

Native American DNC members converged on Atlanta to celebrate Tom Perez as the new DNC Chair.

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