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5/26/09
When a tree falls in the Colfax Indian Cemetery, who hears it?...
5/26/09
South Dakota's long legal fight with the Lower Brule Sioux Tribe over the tribe's ability to buy land and place it in federal trust could affect tribal economic development across ...
Maria Dadgar, Special to Today
5/26/09
T urn off the television and put your video games away, there’s a new game in town...
Kara Briggs, American Indian News Service
5/26/09
In 1929, a Spokane and Coeur d’Alene Indian vocalist joined Paul Whiteman and his Orchestra to become the breakthrough big-band “girl singer” who opened doors for many who followed...
Susan Montoya Bryan, Associated Press Writer
5/26/09
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M...
Richard Walker, Today correspondent
5/25/09
TULALIP, Wash. – Glen Gobin was almost apologetic about his dad’s obituary in a local daily newspaper. “Was it too long?” he asked...
Gale Courey Toensing
5/25/09
HARTFORD, Conn...
Peter d’Errico, Today correspondent
5/24/09
A nalysis of the recent Navajo coal case decided in April by the U.S. Supreme Court shows federal Indian law “trust doctrine” greatly diminished from its former glory...
Gale Courey Toensing
5/24/09
HARTFORD, Conn. – A proposed bill for a total ban on smoking at the state’s two Indian-owned casinos flamed out for the second year in a row...
Staff reports
5/24/09
WASHINGTON – Robby Romero and Stacey Thunder, owners of Eagle Thunder Entertainment , have announced the July release of a new CD featuring the Red Lake Singers, a group of six eld...
Gale Courey Toensing
5/24/09
POTSDAM, N.Y. – James W. Ransom, chief of the St. Regis Mohawk Tribal Council is the newest member of the board of trustees of Clarkson University ...
David Wiwchar, Today correspondent
5/24/09
EDMONTON, Alberta – It’s game night at a sold out Rexall Place...
Charles E. Trimble, Columnist
5/23/09
T here is not a greater oxymoron – a contradiction in terms – in Indian country than that of the name Rosebud Sioux...
Carol Berry, Today correspondent
5/23/09
DENVER – If there’s such a thing as guilt-free frybread, a recently opened restaurant may have the recipe for it...
Lorraine Jessepe, Today correspondent
5/23/09
WASHINGTON – “Most Indians live on reservations and don’t pay taxes.” “Indians don’t have to work because the government provides all their needs.” “Native Americans are all wealth...
Konnie LeMay, Today correspondent
5/23/09
CASS LAKE, Minn...
Rob Capriccioso
5/23/09
WASHINGTON – The full Senate voted May 19 to confirm Larry EchoHawk, 60, as assistant secretary of Indian affairs at the Department of the Interior...
Jerry Reynolds, Today correspondent
5/22/09
WASHINGTON – On the eve of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues annual session in New York City, a delegation of 18 indigenous leaders from both hemispheres stop...
Gale Courey Toensing
5/22/09
AUGUSTA, Maine – Veterans who are tribal members of the Wabanaki Confederacy will be recognized each year on a newly designated Native American Veterans Day...

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