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S.E. Ruckman, Today correspondent
9/27/09
OKLAHOMA CITY – Cherokee Chief Chad Smith wonders why the push to preserve tribal sovereignty by removing the descendants of freed slaves from his tribe was regarded as immoral at ...
Gale Courey Toensing
9/27/09
NEW YORK – Almost five years to the date after the BIA issued a devastating reversal of the Schaghticoke Tribal Nation’s federal acknowledgment, the 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals wi...
Letter to the Editor
9/27/09
I t seems like someone ought to let the president know that an American Indian man fasted in front of the White House for one week...
Rob Capriccioso
9/27/09
WASHINGTON – A new bill in Congress aims to help disabled Native American veterans and their families maintain housing assistance...
Letter to the Editor
9/26/09
T heodore Roosevelt wrote in his best-selling book about the history of the American West, “Many of the best of the backwoodsmen were Bible-readers...
Gale Courey Toensing
9/26/09
NEW LONDON, Conn...
Rob Capriccioso
9/26/09
WASHINGTON – As tribes that offer health care benefits for its members face increased scrutiny from the Internal Revenue Service, tribal leaders are growing increasingly perplexed...
Rob Capriccioso
9/25/09
WASHINGTON – The Treasury Department has been eager to report that tribes have overwhelmingly taken advantage of bonding authority provisions granted under the stimulus act...
Jerome Clark, Today correspondent
9/25/09
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The American Indian/Alaska Native Health Policy Conference will take place in Albuquerque, N.M. Oct. 22 – 23...
Gale Courey Toensing
9/25/09
WASHINGTON – At a hearing in front of the 1st Circuit Court of Appeals in Boston Jan...
Staff reports
9/25/09
L aura Weber, solid waste manager for the St...
Staff reports
9/25/09
BISMARCK, N.D. (UTN) – The five tribes of North Dakota are urging a settlement in the 10-year-old lawsuit by American Indian ranchers against the U. S. Department of Agriculture...
Letter to the Editor
9/25/09
I am the band booster director at Central High School in Phoenix, Ariz...
Charles E. Trimble
9/25/09
T wo years ago my wife and I vacationed in France, although I had some apprehension about the trip. For many years I had a general dislike for the French...
Letter to the Editor
9/25/09
W hile President Obama challenged other world leaders at the United Nations to “move forward together” on climate change, efforts to achieve domestic environmental legislation hit ...
Staff reports
9/25/09
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn...
Gale Courey Toensing
9/25/09
WASHINGTON – Phil Hogen, chairman of the National Indian Gaming Commission will be stepping down after nine years on the job...
9/25/09
On the fourth Friday of September for the past eight years, the state has celebrated the history of some of its oldest residents...
9/25/09
The Navajo Nation covers 27,000 square miles and has a population of one-quarter of a million people. Yet, its criminal justice system is woefully inadequate...

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