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NATIVE NEWS TODAY - April 20, 2017 - 1:29pm

Ride the Train  With Miss Indian WorldOn Tuesday, April 25, Miss Indian World will be in Albuquerque to help kick-off the 2017 Gathering of Nations Powwow. Join Danielle Ta’Sheena Finn as she rides the New Mexico Rail Runner Express and visits with passengers along the way……

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Tribal Government, Elections, and the Siren Song of Equality

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - April 20, 2017 - 1:01pm

Tribal government is limited only by the creativity of the tribal council and the collective sense of fairness among tribal citizens. So why the division?

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Liquor Licenses Denied for Whiteclay Beer Stores Near Pine Ridge Reservation

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - April 20, 2017 - 12:33pm

The unanimous decision against renewing liquor licenses for beer stores in Whiteclay, Nebraska, is seen as the beginning of a ‘healing.’

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Eastern Cherokee citizens support chief amid call for impeachment

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - April 20, 2017 - 11:53am

The North Carolina tribe’s legislative body is moving ahead with impeachment proceedings

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Ramapough Lenape Nation denied permit for anti-pipeline camp

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - April 20, 2017 - 9:19am

The Split Rock Sweetwater Prayer Camp is illegal, according to officials in New Jersey.

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Marie Zackuse, Tulalip Tribes’ First Chairwoman, Takes Helm During Challenging Time

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - April 20, 2017 - 9:00am

Marie Zackuse was elected as the first chairwoman of the Tulalip Tribes Board of Directors, at a time that is quite challenging for the Native community.

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Explore Yurok Country, Home to Giant Redwoods on California’s Coast

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - April 20, 2017 - 7:34am

The Yurok Tribe resides in the heart of Redwood National Park on the Northern California coast, where old-growth trees tower to the sky with trunks so enormous it can take dozens of people to reach around the base, fingertip to fingertip. Traditional Yurok stories teach that the redwood trees are sacred living beings.

California’s largest tribe, the Yuroks count nearly 5,000 enrolled members. Their ancestral lands contain the vast majority of the coastline near present day Klamath,

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Steve Russell: Thoughts about sovereignty and tribal governments

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - April 20, 2017 - 7:30am

Thoughts to shave tribal government through tribal elections to stop the division.

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North Carolina woman sentenced for kidnapping Cherokee children

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - April 20, 2017 - 6:41am

The three children were found safe in Mexico in June 2016 after being kidnapped in November 2014.

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Cherokee Nation blames pharmaceutical industry for opioid crisis

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - April 20, 2017 - 5:37am

The tribe is suing the largest drug companies and drug stores in the United States in tribal court.

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Pechanga Band reaches midway point of $285M casino expansion

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - April 20, 2017 - 2:59am

A 14-story hotel with more than 500 rooms is due to open later this year at casino in southern California.

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Nottawaseppi Huron Band invests casino funds in unique project

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - April 20, 2017 - 1:42am

The Fire Hub consists of a restaurant and pantry aimed at helping the community in Battle Creek, Michigan.

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Ho-Chunk Nation remains confident as rival tribe sues over casino

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - April 20, 2017 - 1:00am

The $33 million expansion in Wittenberg, Wisconsin, is due to be finished later in the year amid the controversy.

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Ho-Chunk Nation remains confident as rival tribe sues over casino

Knockabouts Pendleton Blazer Jacket Native American Indian Blanket Navajo sz M – eBay Find of The Week – Native American Articles – PowWows.com…

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - April 19, 2017 - 9:36pm

Knockabouts Pendleton Blazer Jacket Native American Indian Blanket Navajo sz M – eBay Find of The WeekKnockabouts Pendleton Blazer Jacket Native American Indian Blanket Navajo sz M Beautiful and in new condition wool blazer by Knockabouts by Pendleton! Made in Portland Oregon. Ladies size medium. Measurements: 42″ bust 29.5″ length 32.5″ sleeve (measured from the middle…..

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Next Miss Indian World? Maybe Miss Shoshone Bannock! – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - April 19, 2017 - 9:30pm

Next Miss Indian World? Maybe Miss Shoshone Bannock!Dozens of women will be vying for the title of Miss Indian World at the end of April in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Among the competitors is Taylor Haskett, current Miss Shoshone-Bannock. According to an article posted in the Idaho State…..

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Fort Peck Tribes finally gain access to federal criminal databases

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - April 19, 2017 - 12:32pm

Law enforcement on the reservation in Montana believe the information will help them address drug trafficking and other crimes.

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Keeping Safe at Gathering of Nations Pow Wow – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - April 19, 2017 - 12:03pm

Keeping Safe at Gathering of Nations Pow WowThe Gathering of Nations Pow Wow is the largest in North American.  The event is attended by over 80,000 people. At any public event, you need to take precautions for your personal safety. The Albuquerque Police Department has issued a…..

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Cronkite News: Attorney General Sessions links sanctuary cities to gangs

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - April 19, 2017 - 11:48am

Attorney General Jeff Sessions repeated criticisms of sanctuary cities, calling them a threat to U.S. safety that “dangerously undermine” efforts to stop transnational criminal gangs.

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