Richard Walker, Today correspondent
6/19/09
SEATTLE – The Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe has received a federal $400,000 grant to assess, clean up and redevelop a former industrial property...
6/19/09
A coalition of American Indian tribes wants to open a drug and alcohol treatment center near Sheridan, Wyo., that would use a traditional approach to wellness to rehabilitate as ma...
6/19/09
Though it’s a long shot, Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa officials apparently haven’t given up on their dream of building a casino in Grand Forks...
6/19/09
The new director of the Indian Health Service is grateful that her boss is urging Congress to address problems at the underfunded agency, but Dr...
Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press Writer
6/19/09
WASHINGTON – Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius will launch a new multiyear effort to improve health care for American Indians, which she calls a “historic failu...
Steven Newcomb
6/19/09
F or 56 days, thousands of Amazonian Indian people have protested presidential decrees in Peru that open their ancestral lands to oil exploration and other forms of exploitation...
Renzo Pipoli, Today correspondent
6/19/09
S ome 350,000 Amazon Natives finally got Peruvian President Alan Garcia’s government to make good on a year-old promise to sit down for talks while the government party in Congress...
Charlotte Hofer, Special to Today
6/19/09
O n July 28 and 29, health care professionals from around the nation will gather in Las Vegas for the 2009 Health Equity Conference: Through the Cancer Lens , hosted by the America...
6/19/09
General Manager Deeann Cates and the KwaTagNuk resort picked up some high praise when the Montana State Tourism Advisory Commission held its annual state convention in Polson this ...
6/19/09
For nearly a decade, locals here have been fighting American Indians over the name of a dead-end dirt road...

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