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Actor Randy Mantooth Battling Cancer
CNAY's GEN-I Map to Connect Native Youth
Mic Jordan's #DearNativeYouth Premieres
Obama Renames Mount McKinley to Denali
Health RIsks From Recent Wildfires?
Indigenous Activists Shut Down Ecuador
AMERIND Risk: Protecting Indian Country
The Fight to Preserve Lake Mead
Clues to the Fate of the Lost Colony
Ashley Callingbull Wins Mrs. Universe!
Has Amnesty Int. Betrayed Native Women?
The Grace of the Naming Ceremony
Luger: Artist's ‘Nature & Nurture'
STEM Camp Prepares Students for Future
Dancing For Culture
‘Real’ Indians & Blood Quantum
Tanoak Tree: Acorn Tells a Native Story
Totems and Tourism: Hydaburg, Alaska
NMAI Profile: Brenda Meade
The Road to Visibility: Billy Frank Jr.
Thing About Skins
9 Ways Native Men Can Heal From Historical Trauma
Historical trauma has taken its toll on Native people, and...
Navajo Nation Sends Back Oily-Smelling Water Tanks
Navajo President Russell Begaye has ordered police to...
Navajo Crops Drying Out as San Juan River Remains Closed After Toxic Spill
Cecelia Wallace stood in her garden in the Navajo community...
The Triathlon for Native Women: Fun Over Competition
The KweStrong Indigenous Women’s Wellness Triathlon in...
National Park Service Does Face-Plant With New Rule on Gathering Plants
The National Park Service may have thought it was doing...
Sweetgrass as Mosquito Repellent: Research Catches Up to Native Knowledge
Using sweetgrass to keep the mosquitos away is nothing new...
Health & Wellness
First Nations Development Institute Advances Food Sovereignty
One of the common problems in Indian Country—in both rural and urban areas—is the lack of nutritious food options available a short distance from home...
Fermented Blueberry and Blackberry Drinks May Help Diabetics Decrease Their Blood Sugar
University of Illinois (UI) scientists have discovered that bioactive compounds in Illinois blueberry and blackberry wines are as effective at blocking enzymes that cause blood sug...
Obese Teens at Increased Risk of Gallstones
Compared to teens at healthy weights, obese teens are much more like to develop gallstones—hard, pebble-like deposits that form inside the gallbladder ranging from the size of a sa...
Second Annual Turning Stone Races a Success
The Turning Stone Races held this past weekend at Turning Stone Resort Casino saw runners working there way through some hot weather (but beautiful surroundings) through the farmla...
Video Spotlight: Student Promotes Regeneration Festival to Show Youth They Are Sacred
Lyla Johnston’s tribal name is Tate Uha Omani , meaning She Carries the Wind, and she said it reminds her of her purpose as a poet. “The wind is the word,” she said...
Notes From a Single Mom: Lonely One—Whatever You Do, Don't Die Alone
For some of us, life ends in a zip-up bag and a ride in a white van. My 72-year-old neighbor, who lived adjacent to me for more than five years, died last month...
Coyote Thoughts: Indian Mad or Trickster Mad?
Everyone gets mad from time to time. Often it is justified. But not all mad is created equal. A friend introduced me to the phrase, “Indian Mad...
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country
Some weeks feel a little different than others, and this was one of those weeks...
Stanford Student Driven to Revive Culture and Prevent Youth Suicide
Stanford University senior Lyla Johnston’s commitment to bringing her indigenous perspective to anthropology has led her on many journeys: from studying menstrual taboos surroundin...
Celebrating 'Life' and Nourishment at the Green Corn Festival
Dale Carson Green Corn celebrations have been around probably as long as corn, and that is a very long time...
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