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S.E. Ruckman, Today correspondent
3/13/09
With $2.8 billion earmarked for Indian country through the Obama administration’s recent stimulus package, several Oklahoma tribes are hoping to see some of the funds spent in thei...
Staff reports
3/13/09
SANTA FE – Governor Bill Richardson recently announced the appointment of Marvis Aragon Jr., of Acoma Pueblo, to serve as deputy secretary of the New Mexico Indian Affairs Departme...
Gale Courey Toensing
3/13/09
LAS VEGAS – Business leaders, volunteers and advocates for Indian country were recognized for outstanding support and achievements during the 23rd Reservation Economic Summit &...
Gale Courey Toensing
3/13/09
LAS VEGAS – Elsie Meeks is poised to become the next USDA director of rural development for South Dakota...
Gale Courey Toensing
3/13/09
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Last week, the University of New Mexico announced the appointment of Kevin Washburn, Chickasaw, to serve as dean of its law school...
Rob Capriccioso
3/13/09
WASHINGTON – A $410 billion congressional omnibus bill has passed, but not before legislators wrangled over, and ultimately weeded out a $400 million amendment that would have stre...
Rob Capriccioso
3/13/09
WASHINGTON – Excited rumbles trickled through Indian country after a letter to the editor was published recently in Indian Country Today, asking whether a little known legislative ...
Rob Capriccioso
3/13/09
WASHINGTON – Observers of most Senate Indian Affairs Committee hearings have come to learn that Sen...
Rick Kearns, Today correspondent
3/13/09
In the first week of February, according to indigenous witnesses, Columbian FARC rebels massacred up to 27 Awa people in the southern Narino province, including women and young chi...
Letter to the Editor
3/13/09
The business world of Indian country recently marked a milestone...
Jim Kent
3/13/09
For the past 20 years or so, many looking for answers on how to care for the environment have turned to Native American cultures...
Steven Newcomb
3/13/09
The history of federal Indian law and policy is a history of the dehumanization of Indian peoples and people...
3/13/09
Poplar's police chief has been charged with eight felony counts related to the killings of four Moose on the Fort Peck Indian Reservation...
3/13/09
Whether you know little to nothing about American Indian culture or you're part of the Grand Ronde tribe, there will be something for everyone at the Social Powwow at Willamette Un...
3/13/09
Donna Mae Largo, who learned Cahuilla basketry from elder weavers and shared the cultural traditions with anyone who wanted to learn, died March 4. Mrs...
3/13/09
The Oglala Lakota Sioux leader Crazy Horse brazenly exposed himself to enemy fire during some 22 different documented battles throughout his lifetime, including at the Battle of th...
3/13/09
The Quechan Tribal HIV/AIDS Awareness Family Day will be held Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m at the Diabetes Walking Trail. The event will begin with an opening prayer...
3/13/09
Nevada County gamblers would have a shorter drive to throw legal dice if an Indian casino proposed for Yuba County is eventually built...
3/13/09
The federal government is proposing to list Pacific smelt as threatened under the Endangered Species Act...
3/13/09
The Navajo Nation will receive nearly $4 million from the U.S. Department of Labor to enhance education and workforce training for Navajo youth...

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