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9/17/09
A big chunk of the money that will pay for a new spring-training baseball complex on tribal land in the East Valley will be delivered via a financing program that's part of the fed...
9/17/09
An opponent of the University of North Dakota's Fighting Sioux nickname says the Spirit Lake Tribal Council has formally acknowledged the results of an April election on the reserv...
9/17/09
Eleanor "Ellie" Hamilton Povah grew up in the 1920s and '30s, spending every summer in Yellowstone National Park, and remembers watching her father trade with American Indians for ...
9/17/09
The Hualapai Tribe has renewed a ban on uranium mining on its land near the Grand Canyon, joining other American Indian tribes in opposing what they see as a threat to their enviro...
By Katie Zemtseff, Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce
9/17/09
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) – A multifamily project on the Puyallup Tribe’s reservation in Tacoma recently received $3 million in federal stimulus funds...
Staff reports
9/17/09
MINNEAPOLIS – The General Mills Champions for Healthy Kids Program , in partnership with the American Dietetic Association , has awarded $500,000 in grants to community-based organ...
By Richard Walker, Today correspondent
9/17/09
2 of 3 in a series Hoonah/Icy Strait Point Xuna: “Shelter from the north wind” T hat this is a sensitive environment was clear as we walked the wooden boardwalk to a forested viewi...
Staff reports
9/17/09
PACOIMA, Calif. – The high and steadily increasing prevalence of diabetes (mostly Type 2) amongst Native Americans is largely due to lifestyle factors...
9/16/09
Plans for a casino on the south shore of Lake Sakakawea ended in court last month, with the Three Affiliated Tribes ordered to pay the would-be developer $6.1 million...
9/16/09
In turning back the tribe on Tuesday, District Judge Gregory Frizzell said he would have "been pleased" to grant its request had it been timely...
9/16/09
Native American activists are trying to get the Supreme Court involved in its long-running dispute with the Washington Redskins about whether the team's name is so offensive that i...
9/16/09
A Chickasaw Nation subsidiary said Tuesday it has agreed to buy Lone Star Park for $27 million from the bankrupt owner of the horse racing track in Grand Prairie, Texas...
9/16/09
The University of Tulsa and the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma have formed a partnership aimed at helping improve the academic achievement levels of tribal members...
9/16/09
A groundbreaking ceremony is set for the state's newest tribal casino. The Gun Lake Tribe of Pottawatomi Indians breaks ground Thursday on the $157 million Gun Lake Casino...
9/16/09
After doing time for possession and an accidental killing, crack dealer Rodney Morrison decided he was finished with drugs...
9/16/09
The Riverside County Board of Supervisors passed a resolution today criticizing an environmental study by an Indian tribe on the impact of a proposed casino-hotel complex that crit...
9/16/09
The University of Virginia’s director of athletics has apologized for a video shown at UVa’s football game against the College of William & Mary that some found demeaning to Am...
9/16/09
The top federal Indian gaming regulator is lecturing at UND this week, and he said some things Tuesday that shed light on the somewhat-dormant effort by the Turtle Mountain Band of...
Mark Trahant
9/16/09
T here is growing consensus about a key element of health care reform: A requirement that you must buy health insurance...

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