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Heritage Month brings recollection and hope for reconciliation
Carol Berry, Today correspondent
DENVER – November is proclaimed American Indian Heritage Month in Colorado by Gov. Bill Ritter amid congratulatory fanfare...
Native students encouraged to embrace their culture
Holly Bowen, Moscow-Pullman Daily News, Moscow, Idaho
(MCT) – Cameron Piscoya thinks many Native Americans choose not to go to college because they don’t want to leave the support and traditions of their families at home...
Peace Corps celebrates National Native American Heritage Month
WASHINGTON – Throughout the month of November, the Peace Corps is celebrating National Native American Heritage Month and honoring the contributions of Native American Peace Corps ...
NEA shines light on ‘invisibility factor’ experienced by AI/AN students
WASHINGTON – November is National American Indian Heritage Month , a time to recognize the rich history and heritage of American Indians and Alaska Natives...
By the President of the United States of America
T he indigenous peoples of North America – the First Americans – have woven rich and diverse threads into the tapestry of our Nation’s heritage...
White Bison founder says award will fund his dream
Carol Berry, Today correspondent
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo...
The Historic Obama Tribal Summit: Uphold the Spirit of America's Founding
On this week of Veteran's Day 2009, Indian Country witnessed the historic meeting of the Obama administration with Indian tribes on November 5, 2009...
New York must cut, not raise taxes, fees
Apparently, the state of New York doesn’t get it. If this state wants to keep and attract business and residents, then here’s the solution: cut taxes and fees...
Pinoleville updates casino plans
Pinoleville Indian Nation hosted a meeting Thursday in Ukiah to talk about its plans to build a casino on the old site of Ken Fowler motors north of Ukiah...
Tribal spending for D.C. travel concerns some
Almost half of the Rosebud Sioux tribal council flew to Washington, D.C., during the recent Tribal Nations Conference hosted by President Barack Obama, though only its chairman was...
EchoHawk discusses water rights
S.E. Ruckman, Today correspondent
PAWNEE, Okla. – A rising battle over water rights for Oklahoma tribes loomed at a listening conference with Assistant Secretary of the BIA Larry EchoHawk Oct...
New Utah curriculum focuses on Indians
Like all kids in Utah, American Indian children are required by law to attend school, but they are rarely taught about their own history, culture or customs...
Shipibo-Konibo elects first tribal council in Peruvian Amazon
Mershona Parshall, Special to Today
O n Oct. 18, the Shipibo-Konibo elected its first tribal council, consisting of an Apo (Chief) and four officers...
Recognition issues may kill Indian Affairs panel
Andy Sher, Chattanooga Times Free Press, Tenn.
NASHVILLE (MCT) – Nearly 180 years after President Andrew Jackson forcibly began uprooting American Indians from the Southeast, a Tennessee commission that deals with Native Americ...
New Washoe water plan would allow extra day of watering
Reno-area residents would be able to water their lawns three days per week instead of two under a new long-term strategy for the area's primary water provider...
Western Carolina University hosts American Indian expo
Western Carolina University will host exhibits and a series of presentations that explore social issues, traditions, images and values of American Indians...
Round dance celebrates heritage
The WSU Ku-Ah-Mah, an American Indian student group, hosted the 3rd Annual Native American Round Dance at the Gladish Community & Cultural Center Saturday night in celebration ...
Northern California tribal leader airs concerns with Obama
Stephen Magagnini, The Sacramento Bee, Calif.
(MCT) – Leslie Lohse, leader of a small band of Indians in Tehama County, recently found herself speaking directly to President Barack Obama – one chief of state to another...
Oklahoma tribes receive millions from stimulus
Oklahoma’s American Indian tribes have been awarded more than $135 million in federal stimulus dollars and are hastily developing projects ranging from housing construction to Head...
Six artists receive Aboriginal Art Awards
Richard Walker, Today correspondent
VANCOUVER, B.C. – Six aboriginal artists were honored Oct. 15 at the third annual BC Creative Achievement Awards for Aboriginal Art...
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