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The Week That Was: July 24, 2016
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
Thing About Skins
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
Preemie Seals Paradox Puzzling Researchers
Seals are being born prematurely in the Canadian Arctic, and pups are washing up dead on beaches in Labrador. A scientist says the phenomena may be linked...
Cherokee Casinos Donate Coats
As part of the Drive the Warmth promotion at Cherokee Casinos Fort Gibson and Tahlequah , casino staff donated more than 200 coats to local families in need through Cherokee Elder ...
Cree: Traditional Remedies for Diabetes Rival Prescription Drugs
Type II diabetes reached “epidemic proportions in Cree communities,” around the turn of the millennium, Kathleen Wootton, deputy chief of the Cree Nation of Mistissini in Quebec fr...
Lois Ellen Frank Cooks by the Indian Medicine Wheel
Lois Ellen Frank (Photo courtesy of Red Mesa Cuisine, LLC) "American cuisine is a combination of immigrant cuisines in conjunction with Native American cooking," said Lois Ellen Fr...
Native American Food Cart in NYC?
The New York Daily News reports that the Parks Department is searching for cooks who can create a brand new food cart in the Bowling Green area of downtown Manhattan...
Drinking Coffee Lowers Diabetes Risk
Drinking four cups of caffeinated coffee daily reduces the risk of developing type 2 diabetes, according to recent studies by University of California, Los Angeles researchers, pub...
White Float Coats Protect Alaska Native Whalers
Many Alaska Native whalers risked navigating Alaska's icy waters without lifejackets, opting to wear white clothes rather than sticking out against the arctic landscape in bright-c...
Canada Bands Together Against Northern TB Scourge
Nunavut’s tuberculosis rate is 62 times the national average, according to CBC News , with more than 100 active cases diagnosed in 2010, up from 58 in 2008...
N.M. Organic Farmers Will Gather at Agriculture Conference
An upcoming two-day New Mexico Organic Farming Conference will draw members of the state's $67 million organic farming industry. Taking place in Albuquerque, N.M., on Feb...
Abramson Elected NIHB Chair
Cathy Abramson, chair of the National Indian Health Board (Photo courtesy of Cathy Abramson) WASHINGTON – Cathy Abramson was elected chair of the National Indian Health Board on Ja...
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