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Football Invented When Indian Wars Waned
Choctaw Elder Shares Her Stories
NMAI Profile: Brian Cladoosby
Help for Domestic Violence Victims
Escaping Domestic Violence: Armitage
Politics, Family and the Cosmic Order
Prosecute Hockey Game Hooligans
Juneau Schools Nix 'Distorted' Books
Yellowstone River Oil Spill Still Icy
Symposium to Bring Native Scholars
Yocha Dehe Citizens Elect Officials
GOP Clown Car Crashes the Coronation?
Snoqualmie Tribe Grants Super Bowl Wish
What Is It Good For? War Dept. at MoCNA
10 Native College Hoopsters Making Plays
Top Ten Signs You May Be Native
Louisiana Tribes Battle Rising Waters
RES Returns to Las Vegas
Luger: Finding Strength With Yoga
Thing About Skins
Casino group to begin collecting signatures
Leaders of a new group that’s launching a new effort to win approval for a casino in western Maine is ready to begin collecting signatures to force a referendum next year...
From the Desk of Senator Craig Johnson - October 16, 2009
The Senate Standing Committee on Investigations & Government Operations will be holding a hearing on the state’s inability to collect taxes from cigarettes sold to Non-native A...
Need for NAGPRA improvements laid out
WASHINGTON – “This is a repatriated item I’m wearing today. I wore it on purpose. You have no idea how important this is for me to wear...
Nez Perce & the “Book of Heaven”
The most likely scenario of when the Nez Perce tribes first learned of the Holy Bible, or as they called it-”The Book Of Heaven,” occurred in 1805...
NCAI rewards Larry EchoHawk with standing ovation
Gale Courey Toensing
PALM SPRINGS, Calif...
Lummi tribal election is Saturday
Three incumbents on the 11-member Lummi Indian Business Council are up for reelection this year, and all three face challengers in the primary election scheduled for 8 a.m...
Pelosi’s promise on health care reform and Indians
WASHINGTON – House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has vowed to protect the rights of Native Americans in her quest to reform health care...
Questioning BIA’s Columbus holiday
Letter to the Editor
D uring a session at the recent 66th Annual Convention of the National Congress of American Indians in Palm Springs, Calif., a tribal leader brought up the issue of the BIA celebra...
Concerning the deaths in Sedona
Arvol Looking Horse
A s Keeper of our Sacred White Buffalo Calf Pipe Bundle, I am concerned for the two deaths and illnesses of the many people who participated in a sweat lodge in Sedona, Ariz...
Native heritage important to South Dakota
Sen. John Thune, R-S.D.
A s people across South Dakota celebrate Native American Day, we reflect on the important contributions of Native Americans to our state’s history and culture...
White House announces nation-to-nation conference
WASHINGTON – White House officials chose Columbus Day to announce a first-of-its-kind conference to be held with leaders from all federally recognized tribes...
Wind River reservation closes schools over flu
Officials with Fremont County School District 21 are telling students to stay home this week because of a flu outbreak...
OBIT: Willard Varnell Oliver, 88, Navajo Code Talker during WWII
Willard Varnell Oliver, a member of the Navajo Code Talkers who confounded the Japanese during World War II by transmitting messages in their native language, died Wednesday...
Brown County can dispatch Oneida police, judge rules
Brown County will be able to dispatch Oneida police officers in a 1,700-acre portion of Hobart as part of their 15-year service agreement thanks to a favorable ruling from a circui...
Teenager apologizes during sentencing for Onondaga Nation church arsons
A Nedrow teenager offered an apology today as he was sentenced for torching two churches on the Onondaga Nation in July...
Mohegans review debt situation as profits slide
Reporting steep declines in revenues and profits, Mohegan Sun's operator announced Wednesday it intends to restructure nearly $200 million worth of debt...
Add San Manuel to the list of players in the fight to save Sudan
Poker champ Annie Duke and actor Don Cheadle are bringing back the "Ante Up for Africa" tournament on Oct. 29 to San Manuel Indian Bingo and Casino...
Cocopah police chief receives award
Only one tribal police chief is recognized each year as being the best of the best in tribal law enforcement, and this year it is Chief James Spurgeon of the Cocopah Police Departm...
Burning Down the Valley
About 2 p.m. last Wednesday, a flame leaped up in the grass alongside Hopkins Road on the northern edge of the Hoopa Valley Indian Reservation...
Stimulus funds go to rural Wis.
The United States Department of Agriculture announced Wednesday three rural Wisconsin community facilities will receive stimulus funding for health care and public service projects...
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