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The Week That Was: September 25, 2016
NMU Awarded Grant to Increase STEM
50 Faces of Indian Country 2016 Mag!
Obama’s Legacy On the Line:Dakota Access
DAPL: Climate Justice Meets Racism
Cherokee Elder Talks Doll-Making
Fighting to Protect ‘Living Forests’
What Does ‘Tribe’ Mean?
Federal Agencies Seek Input From Tribes
Sacred Ground Sold to Dakota Access
Rowling Take on N8V Culture is Dangerous
Atom Bombs, Rotting Pipe Lines
6 Upcoming Films With Native Star Power!
How Standing Rock Helped Boy Keep Braid
Felix Aripa, Coeur d’Alene, Walks On
Archaeologists Petition for DAPL Study
Plastic Soup in the Pacific
Osage Language Program Receives Grant
NPS Future Seeks Native Involvment
Lawsuit: School Failed in Boy’s Death
Thing About Skins
Attack Dogs and Police Respond as Indigenous Fight Massive Project
Flood gates from a reservoir were opened and washed homes...
Red Warrior Camp Spokesman Freed on Bond
MANDAN, North Dakota—Dakota Access Pipeline water protector...
Gil Birmingham Talks about ‘Hell or High Water’ and Working With ‘The Dude’
Gil Birmingham, Comanche, is one of Indian country’s...
Disappointment and Elation Follow DAPL Court Ruling and Federal Intervention
From the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) to...
Navajo Code Talker Joe Kellwood Walks On at 95
Joe Hosteen Kellwood, an elite member of the Navajo Nation...
Dallas Goldtooth, Arvol Looking Horse and Kandi Mosset Stand Up for the Sacred in Stunning Video by Matika Wilbur and Myron Dewey
Dakota Access oil pipeline workers gouged a trench over two...
Indian Country Headline News
Three More Tribes Sign Land Buy-Back Agreements Under Cobell
The Crow Tribe, Fort Belknap Indian Community, and the Assiniboine and Sioux Tribes of the Fort Peck Indian Reservation have signed land buyback agreements with the federal governm...
Video: The 170-Year Fight for Native Hawaiian Independence
Towards the end of June the Department of the Interior made it known that they were interested in entering talks about a government-to-government relationship with Native Hawaiians...
Wabanaki Fire Kicks Off USET Meeting on Empowerment
Gale Courey Toensing
The United South and Eastern Tribes’ mid-year meeting last month in Bar Harbor, Maine – Wabanaki Confederacy territory – had all the usual components of a big conference – a color ...
Video: Remembering the Fallen Firefighter Heroes of Storm King, and Yarnell
It was 20 years ago, but the wounds are still fresh for friends and family of the 14 firefighters, including two Natives, who died on July 6, 1994 while battling the fabled South C...
Indian Country Today Media Network Reaches Online Traffic Milestone
In a major breakthrough for Native media, IndianCountryTodayMediaNetwork.com, the world’s largest and most trusted news source for contemporary Native American and indigenous news,...
Sioux Mother Jailed for Rescuing Her Abused Sons; Tribe Steps Up
The past 11 months have been long, hard months for a Rosebud Sioux mother named Audre’y Eby...
The Battle for ICWA Goes to California With Contested Choctaw Foster Case
In a Los Angeles County courtroom this morning, the Second District of the California Court of Appeals heard oral arguments in Children and Family Services v. J. E. et al ( CFS v...
Interior: $50 M in Land Buy-Backs for Rosebud, Deadline August 16
Department of the Interior Release
In another step to fulfill President Barack Obama’s commitment to help strengthen Indian communities, the Department of the Interior announced June 25 that offers have been sent to...
Unsealed Records Raise More Questions in Murder Case
A superior court judge on July 2 unsealed search warrants and other records in the investigation into the 2012 murder of Faith Hedgepeth, a student at the University of North Carol...
Wisc. Tribes Join Forces to Combat Drug and Gang Activity Through NADGI
In the last few years, a special task force has been steadily gaining steam in Wisconsin’s Indian country...
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