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6/17/09
South Dakota tribal leaders have listened for years to federal officials who promise to confront the challenge of providing adequate health care to Native Americans, primarily thro...
Staff reports
6/17/09
ANADARKO, OKLA. – The Southern Plains Indian Museum , administered by the Indian Arts and Crafts Board of the U.S...
6/17/09
For Indian tribes in Virginia, this may be the year they finally gain recognition from Congress...
Gale Courey Toensing
6/17/09
SENECA NATION – The Seneca Nation of Indians is in tune with the main characteristic of the spring season – growth...
Bobbie Whitehead, Today correspondent
6/17/09
WASHINGTON – With the House of Representatives’ June 3 approval, some members of six Virginia Indian tribes say they’re hoping their federal recognition bill will become law this y...
Jack McNeel, Today correspondent
6/17/09
SIKSIKA, Alberta – The building is a tribute to architectural ingenuity. The use of steel, glass and color to demonstrate the culture of the Blackfoot Nation is unique...
Doug Meigs, Today correspondent
6/17/09
OMAHA, Neb. – The state of Nebraska dedicated May 15 as Standing Bear Day amid a week of memorials...
The Associated Press
6/16/09
MADISON, Wis. (AP) – The Wisconsin Supreme Court is expected to decide June 16 whether the Ho-Chunk Nation is entitled to thousands of dollars in cigarette tax refunds...
Greg Palast, Guest columnist
6/16/09
T here’s an easy way to find oil. Go to some remote and gorgeous natural sanctuary, say Alaska or the Amazon, find some Indians, then drill down under them...
6/16/09
The last couple of hundred years have been cruel to Sugar Loaf Mound. Quarrying nearly destroyed it in the 1800s; construction of Interstate 55 further scarred it in the 1960s...
6/16/09
Investors would pocket nearly three times as much as the Mashpee Wampanoag each year if an Indian casino is ever built, a deal that tribe leaders say is unfair...
6/16/09
Notah Begay III, the only American Indian golfer on the PGA tour, is tapping his roots as he builds an $8.5 million course on a reservation in Kansas...
6/16/09
The Stillaguamish Tribe hasn't sent out its fishermen for salmon since 1985. The tribe hasn't celebrated with a formal salmon ceremony since some time before that...
6/16/09
On Monday, the Wood County Sheriff's Department took a step toward becoming a more diverse organization...
6/16/09
Leaders of the Seneca Nation want to take a more direct and active role in the federal court slugfest over the legality of the tribe’s efforts to build a major downtown Buffalo cas...
6/16/09
An Oklahoma tribe lost its federal lawsuit here over the distribution of federal aid. The Citizen Potawatomie Nation sued the U.S...
Staff reports
6/16/09
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Steve Russell
6/16/09
L egal arguments often revolve around competing analogies...
Carol Berry, Today correspondent
6/16/09
M any, if not most, Native people insist that their ancestors have lived on this continent since time immemorial, and some mainstream scientists are beginning to weigh in on their ...

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