June 10, 2014 | By Richard Walker

Last of Original 29 Code Talkers Remembered for Courage and Humility

Most people know, of course, that Chester Nez was a World War II code talker—one of the original 29, in fact, who developed... Read more

June 05, 2014 | By NIGA

NIGA Mourns Loss of Puyallup Chairman

National Indian Gaming Association Chairman Ernest L.... Read more

June 04, 2014 | By ICTMN Staff

He Was Their Last Original Voice, Code Talker Chester Nez Walks On

World War II has been over for more than 65 years, and the outcome of that war has largely been credited to the work of the original 29 Navajo code talkers.... Read more

June 03, 2014 | By ICTMN Staff

Longtime Puyallup Tribal Leader Herman Dillon Sr. Walks On

Elected to the Puyallup tribal council in 1971, Herman Dillon Sr.... Read more

May 29, 2014 | By Coquille Tribe

Coquille Tribe Mourns the Passing of Chief Kenneth Tanner

“With a heavy heart,” Coquille Tribal Chairperson Brenda Meade announced the death of long-time Tribal Chief Kenneth Tanner on May 24.... Read more

May 28, 2014 | By ICTMN Staff

Video: Maya Angelou Reads Inaugural Poem for President Bill Clinton

Poet, author, actress, civil rights activist and professor Dr. Maya Angelou, whose works resonated with themes of unity, liberation and moving forward, has walked on at age 86.... Read more

May 24, 2014 | By Vincent Schilling

Memorial Day Tribute: American Indian Warriors Who Made the Ultimate Sacrifice in War

Memorial Day is so much more than a long weekend on the last Monday in the month of May, and the unofficial kickoff of s... Read more

May 22, 2014 | By ICTMN Staff

Crazy Horse Sculptor’s Widow Walks On

She promised her sculptor husband before he died in 1982 that she would continue work on th... Read more

May 15, 2014 | By Navajo Nation

Flags Fly at Half-Staff to Honor Navajo Code Talker

Another Navajo hero has passed.... Read more

May 15, 2014 | By Suzan Shown Harjo

Billy Frank Jr.: A World Treasure (1931 - 2014)

“I was the go-to-jail guy.” That’s how Billy Frank, Jr., (Nisqually) often described his role during the treaty fishing righ... Read more


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