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9 Desert Plants You Can Turn Into Cookies, Candy and Margaritas
Sweet red fruit rests on the arm of a prickly Saguaro....
Is Shoddy Cancer Care for Natives a Treaty Violation?
A recent Newsweek feature begins with a well-known Indian...
Native Cooking: Popsicles, Popcorn With Peanuts, and Other Summer Favorites
I’ve grown up a little since leaning on the handlebars of...
Relying on Each Other: Yurok Tribe Responds to Youth Suicide Crisis
On the back deck of the Yurok Tribe’s Weitchpec Office,...
Healthy Habits for Hiking During Heat of Arizona Summer
It was 9 a.m. and the temperature had already reached 100...
‘Where you can legally kill an Indian’: Winnebago Treasurer on IHS Hospitals
People are dying. That’s the message tribal leaders took to...
Health & Wellness
Seeking Water From the Sun: Documentary Profiles Solar Water-Purification Program on Navajo Nation
A new water-purification system using solar power to purify contaminated groundwater holds promise for solving water problems not only on the Navajo Nation, where it is being teste...
Coyote Thoughts: Tricksters Can Spoil Your Day
Dr. Beau Washington
The basic belief in evidence-based psychology is that thoughts cause feelings in most cases. Let’s say that a mountain lion came into the room where we are...
Birth of 30 Genetically Modified Babies May Lead to a 'Designer' Human Race
The recent birth of 30 genetically modified (GM) babies has sparked an ethical debate over whether fertility experiments help hopeful parents conceive or if scientists are altering...
BIA Announces Emergency Funding for Emmonak Women’s Shelter in Alaska
The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) recently provided the Emmonak Women’s Shelter in the Yup’ik Eskimo village of Emmonak, Alaska with a one-time emergency fund of $50,000 to help p...
Japan Nuclear Program Restarted Amid Protests, Concerns Over Fukushima
Protests greeted Japan’s restarting of its nuclear program on Sunday, the first time the nuclear reactors have sprung into operation since May 5, when all 50 of the reactors in the...
Study: Mental Health Issues High Among Aboriginal Inmates
New research published in the Medical Journal of Australia recently, draws attention to the urgency to develop culturally relevant mental health services for indigenous Australians...
Tribes Work to Raise Awareness of Consumer-Product Pollution in Columbia River System
PORTLAND, Oregon—Toxic shampoo residue. Pharmaceuticals. Scary-sounding names like triclosan, Trimethoprim and polybrominated diphenyl ether...
Notes From a Single Mom: Independence Isn’t Always Easy
Lynn Armitage Single, With Children There’s something about the Fourth of July that reminds me of my marriage. Must be all the fireworks...
The Week That Was: The Big Stories In Indian Country
It's Sunday, which means it's time for our wrap-up of some of the big stories we covered this week from Indian country...
Tiger Woods Returns to Turning Stone for the Annual NB3 Foundation Challenge
Oneida Indian Nation Representative Ray Halbritter and four-time PGA Tour winner Notah Begay III have confirmed the tournament date and playing field for the fifth annual Notah Beg...
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