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Richard B. Williams
10/9/09
M any years ago I started a personal research project on what it meant to “Think Indian” or more specifically “Think Lakota or Cheyenne.” I was working with learning-challenged stu...
Staff reports
10/9/09
WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – An agreement that provides $1.75 million a year for construction of facilities and maintenance at Diné College has been renewed for 10 years...
Rick St. Germaine, Today correspondent
10/9/09
LEUPP, Ariz...
10/9/09
Two people died and an estimated 19 others were taken to hospitals after being overcome while sitting in a sauna-like sweat lodge at a Sedona retreat Thursday night...
Brenda Austin, Today correspondent
10/9/09
SANTA CRUZ, Calif...
Gale Courey Toensing
10/9/09
BIDDEFORD, Maine – The University of New England celebrated Donna Loring, a writer, educator, activist and the Penobscot Indian Nation’s former representative in the Maine legislat...
Staff reports
10/9/09
LARAMIE, Wyo...
Richard Walker, Today Correspondent
10/9/09
PORT ANGELES, Wash. – When the dams come down on the Elwha River in 2012, the lake waters will recede, revealing the origins of the Klallam people...
Brenda Austin, Today correspondent
10/9/09
INTERLOCHEN, Mich. – Jessica A. Rickert became the nation’s first American Indian woman dentist in 1975...
Helen O’Neill, AP special correspondent
10/9/09
T he “pot-hunting” culture of the Southwest dates back to the 1800s, when a Colorado ranching family began exploring and excavating the ruined cliff dwellings of the Anasazi, an an...
Carol Berry, Today correspondent
10/9/09
KYKOTSMOVI, Ariz...
Staff reports
10/9/09
T he Y ocha Dehe Wintun Nation , formerly the Rumsey Band of Wintun Indians, gathered at the capitol building in Sacramento, Calif. Sept. 25...
The Associated Press
10/9/09
BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) – Ferry service to Lummi Island could see big changes if the Lummi Nation moves forward with ambitious plans to redevelop land for habitat and moorage...
Staff reports
10/9/09
T he Lummi Nation is surveying every species living in more than 7,000 acres of tidelands on the tribe’s reservation...
The Associated Press
10/9/09
LAPWAI, Idaho (AP) – The Nez Perce tribe will benefit from a federal cash infusion of $430,000 to help clean up a pair of underground storage tanks on its northcentral Idaho reserv...
Gale Courey Toensing
10/9/09
UNCASVILLE, Conn. – She is the first woman elected to chair the Mohegan Tribal Council, but Lynn Malerba says she is just the latest in the nation’s long line of women leaders...
Rob Capriccioso
10/9/09
WASHINGTON – A group of senators has requested that President Barack Obama strengthen tribal self-governance and support self-sufficiency by funding longstanding shortfalls in the ...
Bill Weinberg, Today correspondent
10/9/09
P eru’s Amazonian indigenous alliance AIDESEP hailed the government’s formation of an investigative commission on the June 5 massacre at Bagua as “an important step” towards reconc...
Rob Capriccioso
10/9/09
WASHINGTON – Voter rights advocates are calling on the Obama administration’s Justice Department to improve the system for Native Americans...

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