Skip to main content
9 Laws Passed After Alcatraz
Police and Race: The Research Is Done
Veterans Share Concerns on NMAI Memorial
Justice League Trailer: Momoa as Aquaman
Penny Candy and Homemade Games
Sonny Says Tip Your Cleaning Lady
Indigenous Evicted, Displaced
AMERIND Risk Golf Event Raises Thousands
Breaking News: 13-year-old Gunned Down
Native Humor: 8 Types of Native Moms
Dedicating Billy Frank Jr.’s Namesake
Therapist Shot; Brain-Eating Amoebas
A Big Win for a Small California Tribe
2016 Hotlist: Recordings Native Strength
Minnesota Tribes Fight for 1855 Treaty
Just Move It: Exercise Is Fun
Death, Law Enforcement & POC
Violent Standoff With Settlers & Police
Lost Incan City Found at Last?
Flag Burning at RNC
Thing About Skins
Sally Jewell Visits Bears Ears, Says Obama Will Decide on National Monument Before Leaving Office
President Barack Obama could decide whether to designate...
Protect Our Public Lands: Indigenous Witnesses Take Fracking and Climate Concerns on the Road
Indigenous Peoples on the front lines of climate change and...
Indigenous Ecology on the Half Shell: Native Methods Preserve Chesapeake Oysters
A new interdisciplinary study of oystering in Chesapeake...
Exploding Fire Consumes Oil Field in San Juan Basin; Cause Unknown
A fire that consumed storage tanks at an oil field in New...
Santa Ynez Band of Chumash One Step Closer to Placing Land Into Trust for Housing
The Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians welcomed the passage...
Flooding in Northern Wisconsin Hits Bad River Reservation
Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker declared a state of...
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, February 7, 2016
A poverty-induced death, a dried-up lake and housing for homeless vets were just a few of the items grabbing attention in Indian country this past week...
Video: Drone Films Spellbinding Dance of Blue Whale Mother and Calf
They hang as if motionless, a mother and her child, mirroring one another’s movements in the cerulean Antarctic. Then they breathe out a rainbow, and disappear into the azure sea...
Retrieving Homelands: Osage Nation Wins Bid for Ted Turner’s 43,000-Acre Bluestem Ranch
The Osage Nation has won a bid to buy the 43,000-acre Bluestem Ranch from Cable News Network founder Ted Turner, restoring some of the 1.2 million acres the tribe owned until the e...
Biloxi-Chitimacha-Choctaw Get $48 Million to Move Off of Disappearing Louisiana Island
It has taken well over a decade of advocating on behalf of his tribe to keep his scattered community intact as their island on Louisiana’s Gulf coast disappears under Gulf of Mexic...
Giant Lake Disappears! Experts Blame Global Warming, Pollution
Bolivia’s second largest lake, which had contained almost 1,200 square miles of water, has almost completely disappeared due to climate change, El Niño weather patterns and severe ...
Video: Uranium Pollution in Sanders, Arizona
Marisela Ramirez, Cronkite News
EDITOR'S NOTE: While the U.S. frets about Flint, the lead-laden water in Michigan is eclipsed by contamination in parts of Indian country...
Navajo, Others Press Feds to Clean Up 15,000 Water-Poisoning Uranium Mines
Jessica Swarner, Cronkite News
Longtime Sanders, Arizona, resident Wayne Lynch was told in July that the water on his ranch contained dangerously high amounts of uranium, yet he is still using it...
Actor Jared Leto Sides With Yellowstone Bison for World Wildlife Fund
Richard Peterson, Ft Peck Journal
The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) has enlisted the help of Academy-Award winning actor and activist Jared Leto to help promote an option under consideration to ship hundreds of buffalo...
Horses of a Different Color: The Quagga as the New Appaloosa
CNN reported that a team of scientists at Cape Town University has undertaken to bring back an animal killed off a hundred years ago by European settlers overhunting to extinction,...
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, January 31, 2016
Tragedy and human rights victory in Canada, a major golf win in Saudi Arabia, and the continued saga of the militia group occupying Burns Paiute land in Oregon marked the past week...
Page 20 of 345