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Chukchansi Tribe fires back at gaming firm seeking $21M in court

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 26, 2017 - 8:00pm

The California tribe called the lawsuit ‘unfounded and baseless’ and an attempt at extortion.

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Chukchansi Tribe fires back at gaming firm seeking $21M in court

Oklahoma Democrats hire LaRenda Morgan as first Native liaison

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 26, 2017 - 8:00pm

The Cheyenne-Arapaho citizen will be reaching out to tribes in hopes of making the party more friendly to Indian Country.

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Oklahoma Democrats hire LaRenda Morgan as first Native liaison

Dakota Access confirms pipeline about to go into service with work complete in North Dakota

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 26, 2017 - 8:00pm

‘Oil has been placed in the Dakota Access Pipeline underneath Lake Oahe,’ attorneys for the controversial project wrote in the latest and apparently final status report.

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Dakota Access confirms pipeline about to go into service with work complete in North Dakota

Witness list for hearing on diabetes prevention among Native youth

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 26, 2017 - 8:00pm

The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs hearing takes place in Washington, D.C., on March 29.

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Witness list for hearing on diabetes prevention among Native youth

Colville Tribes hail ‘historic victory’ on aboriginal hunting rights

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 26, 2017 - 8:00pm

A judge has concluded that a Colville citizen retains hunting rights in British Columbia, Canada, despite living on the other side of the border.

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Colville Tribes hail ‘historic victory’ on aboriginal hunting rights

Senate Committee on Indian Affairs considers new round of bills

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 26, 2017 - 8:00pm

Health care for Native veterans, outdated federal Indian laws, economic development, criminal jurisdiction and Columbia River treaty tribes are on the agenda.

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Senate Committee on Indian Affairs considers new round of bills

Native Sun News Today: Oglala Sioux Tribe questions loss of federal funds

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 26, 2017 - 8:00pm

The Bureau of Indian Affairs general assistance fund is due to run out of money on March 30.

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Native Sun News Today: Oglala Sioux Tribe questions loss of federal funds

James Giago Davies: Troubled times are coming to Lakota country

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 26, 2017 - 8:00pm

Back when George Dubya Bush’s popularity had reached an historical low, progressives speculated the impending death of the GOP.

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James Giago Davies: Troubled times are coming to Lakota country

Brian Lightfoot Brown: One last victory for the Narragansett Tribe

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 26, 2017 - 8:00pm

It had been three months since the Narragansett Tribe had been ambushed and decimated at the Great Swamp in modern day Rhode Island.

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Brian Lightfoot Brown: One last victory for the Narragansett Tribe

Bill John Baker: Woman play important roles in Cherokee Nation

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 26, 2017 - 8:00pm

Historically, the Cherokee Nation has been a matriarchal society and has always looked to strong women for guidance and leadership

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Bill John Baker: Woman play important roles in Cherokee Nation

Sarah Van Gelder: Huge bank divests from Dakota Access Pipeline

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 26, 2017 - 8:00pm

Last month, bank officials met face to face with leaders of the Standing Rock Sioux, and this week they announced the bank had sold the loan at the request of tribal leaders.

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Sarah Van Gelder: Huge bank divests from Dakota Access Pipeline

Cronkite News: Navajo Nation hails decision on aging power plant

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 26, 2017 - 8:00pm

A federal appeals court rejected two cases related to the Navajo Generating Station, one that aimed to tighten environmental restrictions and another questioned the process that calls for the plant’s closure.

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Cronkite News: Navajo Nation hails decision on aging power plant

Steven Newcomb: Getting to the true meaning of our sovereignty

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 26, 2017 - 8:00pm

The true meaning of indigenous sovereignty is not what we’ve come to know.

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Steven Newcomb: Getting to the true meaning of our sovereignty

Tiffany Midge: There’s a happy ending for Standing Rock out there

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 26, 2017 - 8:00pm

But in this version of Standing Rock there’s a happy ending.

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Tiffany Midge: There’s a happy ending for Standing Rock out there

Steve Russell: Losing our status as ‘domestic dependent nations’

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 26, 2017 - 8:00pm

Indian nations have a method to render themselves before U.S. law equal to Walmart, Exxon and Apple.

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Steve Russell: Losing our status as ‘domestic dependent nations’

Mona Evans: Creek Nation fails to support Indian Child Welfare Act

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 26, 2017 - 8:00pm

Where was the Muscogee Nation in tribal member’s Indian Child Welfare Act fight?

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Mona Evans: Creek Nation fails to support Indian Child Welfare Act

The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, March 25, 2017

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 26, 2017 - 12:05pm

Honors to those living and passed on; rebirth and maple syrup in spring and sugar bush, and the surprising history of body art, this week in Indian country.

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The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, March 25, 2017

Denver March 2016-2017 Princess – Keya Clairmont – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 26, 2017 - 11:09am

Denver March 2016-2017 Princess – Keya ClairmontKeya Clairmont is a Denver native and has proudly served as the Denver March Powwow Princess, traveling across the United States and Canada representing her family, community and the Denver March. Keya’s Lakota name is “Ta Oyate Iyucupi Waciyan Win”…..

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Newest Adam Sandler Netflix Deal Includes Four New Movies

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 26, 2017 - 10:38am

In the wake of ‘The Ridiculous Six,’ there is a four-movie extension of the Adam Sandler Netflix contract through his company Happy Madison Productions.

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Newest Adam Sandler Netflix Deal Includes Four New Movies

Trump Care: Art of the Nose Dive

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - March 26, 2017 - 10:00am

A cartoon by Marty Two Bulls about Trump’s healthcare.

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Trump Care: Art of the Nose Dive

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