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Moya-Smith: Armed Police Drones? Yep.
New Miss Cherokee & Junior Miss Crowned
Department of Ed Grants $50M to TCUs
Climate Change Is Disrupting Lives Now
Obama Hosts Alaska Native Roundtable
Man Acquitted of Hurling Beer at Kids
Tahnee Robinson: Player to NCAA Coach
Hopi: Celebrating the Sanctity of Water
Poarch Creek Member Yale Assistant Dean
50 Faces of Indian Country, Part I
Chasing the Political Homicide Record
No Fight Too Small in Racism Battle
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
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
'White Babies' Goes Viral
In a one-word punch line, a new editorial cartoon by syndicated cartoonist Matt Bors , which points out that American Indians were the first inhabitants of present-day America and ...
Kickapoo Nation, Located in One of Kansas' Least Healthy Counties, Takes on Fight Against Diabetes
KICKAPOO RESERVATION—When it comes to making healthy food choices in Indian country, Dr. Dee Ann DeRoin doesn’t mince words: “Stop the pop. Skip the chips. Dump the donuts...
The New York Times Calls Attention to the Threat and Torment of Rape in Indian Country
An article in The New York Times today underscores the horror and injustice suffered by Native women in Alaska's remote villages, who are 12 times more likely than the average woma...
United South and Eastern Tribes Offer Certification for Water Operators
Gale Courey Toensing
The West African proverb “filthy water cannot be washed” can be interpreted as a warning that it is better to maintain a clean water supply than to treat a polluted one...
Elder and Medicine Woman Marge Goulet Mourned by Métis
The Métis of British Columbia and beyond are mourning the passing of Marge Goulet, a “special friend and medicine woman” who advocated for elderly health...
Tribal Gaming Linked to Improvements in Indian Health
Indian casino gaming has substantially improved tribal members' income, and in turn their health status and access to health care, according to a new study by the Institute for Res...
Cherokee Nation Diabetes Program Recognized for Successful Retention of Participants
The Cherokee Nation Diabetes Prevention Program has successfully retained 164 of 220 recruited members to help prevent the onset of diabetes in tribal citizens diagnosed as prediab...
A Statement From Cheyenne River Sioux Elder Vern Traversie on the Violation of His Patient Rights
Vern Traversie and President Rodney Bordeaux of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe are calling for a criminal investigation into Mr...
$3.3M Federal Grant to Nonprofit Will Improve Oral Health of Native Americans
Delta Dental of South Dakota was selected as one of 26 organizations across the country to receive a Health Care Innovation Award to improve the oral health of Native Americans, th...
St. Regis Mohawks Are Going to the Dogs—And That's a Good Thing!
This February, Kyrie Ransom, a 24-year-old Mohawk woman from the St...
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