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Shannon County, Pine Ridge move to protect voting rights
Stephanie Woodard, Today correspondent
PINE RIDGE, S.D. – Native Americans have never had easy access to the ballot in South Dakota...
Swimmer pioneered modern Cherokee Nation
During the decade Ross Swimmer served as principal chief, the Cherokee Nation took many steps toward becoming the major entity it is today, a student of Swimmer’s work said Thursda...
American Indian artists share heritage
A shared interest in turtles – a traditional American Indian symbol – brought artists Doug and Rachel Limòn together...
Pow-wow honors veterans all weekend
The Military Order of the Purple Heart Chapter 608 will award the Warriors Medal of Valor to veterans who attend the 4th annual Intertribal Social Pow-Wow at Watson Lake in Prescot...
Wyandotte Nation buys land near Park City in hopes of building a casino
The Wyandotte Nation has purchased a commercial lot adjoining Wild West World along I-135 in Park City, the first chunk of six acres of land the tribe has earmarked for its casino ...
Tribe gets no sympathy from senator
An influential downstate senator says that the Seneca Nation waves its flag of sovereignty only when it is convenient and insists that New York State will not back down from taxing...
One step closer for Muscogee (Creek) Nation
S.E. Ruckman, Today correspondent
OKMULGEE, Okla. – A marble marker denotes the spot where the last man who was executed in the old Muscogee (Creek) Nation, Timmie Jack, was shot for murder in 1896...
$4.1 million invested in tribal land-grant institutions
Brenda Austin, Today correspondent
WASHINGTON – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack recently announced that 22 tribal colleges in nine states have been chosen to receive $4.1 million in grants through the USDA Rural D...
President’s Cancer Panel emphasizes environmental causes of cancer
Terri Hansen, Today correspondent
WASHINGTON – The latest report from the President’s Cancer Panel urges President Barack Obama “to use the power of your office to remove the carcinogens and other toxins from our f...
Legislation will bring clarity to the Indian Child Welfare Act if passed
Brenda Austin, Win Awenen Nisitotung
SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich...
Six Groups Lose Status As Indian Tribes
Six groups lost their state recognition as Indian tribes after officials found the now-defunct Tennessee Commission of Indian Affairs violated Tennessee’s Open Meetings Act...
Body and soul
Stephanie Woodard, Today correspondent
SIOUX CITY, Iowa – “I want to give back,” said Tisha Moore, Rosebud Sioux, who had just heard she’d been hired as an addiction technician at a drug-treatment facility...
Research project shows importance of Native American involvement in cancer education
Charlotte Hofer, Special to Today
A research project sponsored by the American Cancer Society that involves the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe in South Dakota is revealing the importance of cultural involvement in deve...
WEWIN embraces honorees
C ecelia Fire Thunder, a founding member of Women Empowering Women for Indian Nations, embraced the 2010 WEWIN honorees at their annual conference held in Tulsa in July...
Grant allows Conn. Natives increased access to breast cancer prevention resources
HARTFORD, Conn. – The Connecticut Affiliate of Susan G...
Roubideaux: A continuing discussion to improve health care for First Americans
M ark Trahant is completing a comprehensive and unprecedented series of columns on health reform and the Indian health system...
SDSU’s gaming institute focuses on tribal casinos
Michael Murray thought he would be working in a tropical paradise about now...
Join the powwow in Millsboro
The Nanticoke Indian Association's annual powwow is a celebration of culture, dancing and food...
Yuchi Indians return to native Effingham
It's not much of a stretch to say it had been about 200 years since their people stepped foot on Georgia soil, let alone Effingham County...
NC Indian tribe opens office in recognition bid
The Lumbee Indians of North Carolina are not slowing down in their effort to win federal recognition by January...
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