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Dr. Dean Chavers
12/22/09
T hirty years ago I wrote in this column about the powerless Indian college professor...
12/22/09
Three Navajo tribe members charged with a vicious beating and sexual assault were ordered Monday to remain in custody because they pose a danger to the community. U.S...
12/22/09
Add Gov. David Paterson's name to the chorus of people seeking a change in Bush-era policies banning off-reservation casinos...
Terri Hansen, Today correspondent
12/22/09
COPENHAGEN, Denmark – The United Nations Climate Change Conference ended Dec...
Letter to the Editor
12/22/09
In Cobell v. Salazar , we have had lawyers and advocates who fought a tremendous battle for us against the Department of Interior’s bureaucracy, and prevailed...
Gale Courey Toensing
12/22/09
INDIAN ISLAND, Maine – When the Maine Indian Claims Settlement Act was passed in 1980, a Senate report celebrated the event with the statement that “from this day forward the tribe...
Mark Trahant
12/21/09
E arly Monday morning the Senate moved health care insurance reform one step closer to becoming law . But the steps ahead, in political terms, must be perfect...
12/21/09
Director Marc Wilson of the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art summed up the new American Indian galleries in a simple sentence: "We've made a bold statement in terms of real estate and i...
12/21/09
This past October, sick with the flu, Shirley Crane went to the Indian Health Service clinic in Lower Brule to see whether she might have H1N1...
12/21/09
History was made Saturday when the first building to be wholly owned by the Lumbee tribe opened to the public...
12/21/09
A year ago, Indian Health Service gave its senior official in charge of property management a $13,000 bonus, despite the fact that millions in equipment has been lost or stolen wit...
12/21/09
A district court judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed against the North Dakota State Board of Higher Education that sought to prevent the body from retiring the University of North ...
12/21/09
A new tobacco shop in Cloverdale is prompting complaints that its American Indian owners enjoy an unfair advantage by not charging sales tax...
12/21/09
Officials with Fruitport Township, Muskegon County and the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians have agreed to establish escrow accounts to help pay for preliminary expenses for a p...
12/21/09
M ichigan is home to 12 of the more than 560 federally recognized American Indian tribes in the U.S...
12/21/09
Tribal people in South Dakota go to heart, cancer and other specialists at 15 percent to 20 percent of average South Dakotans, according to IHS numbers...
12/21/09
Alabama's Indian casinos are not changing their gambling machines to meet standards set recently by the state Supreme Court because they are regulated by federal rather than state ...
Brenda Austin, Today correspondent
12/21/09
FOND DU LAC, Minn...
Peter d’Errico
12/21/09
U .S. Secretary of Defense Robert Gates has several times discussed the long history of Afghanistan, referring to the many failed efforts by imperial powers to conquer it...
Susan Montoya Bryan, Associated Press Writer
12/21/09
JEMEZ PUEBLO, N.M...

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