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The Week That Was: September 25, 2016
NMU Awarded Grant to Increase STEM
50 Faces of Indian Country 2016 Mag!
Obama’s Legacy On the Line:Dakota Access
DAPL: Climate Justice Meets Racism
Cherokee Elder Talks Doll-Making
Fighting to Protect ‘Living Forests’
What Does ‘Tribe’ Mean?
Federal Agencies Seek Input From Tribes
Sacred Ground Sold to Dakota Access
Rowling Take on N8V Culture is Dangerous
Atom Bombs, Rotting Pipe Lines
6 Upcoming Films With Native Star Power!
How Standing Rock Helped Boy Keep Braid
Felix Aripa, Coeur d’Alene, Walks On
Archaeologists Petition for DAPL Study
Plastic Soup in the Pacific
Osage Language Program Receives Grant
NPS Future Seeks Native Involvment
Lawsuit: School Failed in Boy’s Death
Thing About Skins
Codename: Geronimo—The Blogosphere Reacts
As you might expect, the flap over the use of Geronimo as a codename in the mission to kill Osama bin Laden has generated a lot of discussion on blogs...
Alberta Oil Spill Fumes Sicken Little Buffalo Students
Fumes from a 28,000-barrel oil spill into Lubicon traditional territory caused officials in the Little Buffalo community in northern Alberta to suspend classes at the local school ...
Q&A With Navajo Skater Len Yazzen
Navajo skateboarder Len Yazzen just got done competing along with hundreds of fellow native skaters from reservations across the country in the All Nations Skate Jam (ANSJ), which ...
Saskatchewan’s Aboriginal Female Hockey Team Wins Big
After watching their male counterparts enjoy their share of success in recent years, Saskatchewan's Aboriginal female hockey squad finally had a golden moment of its own...
Pow Wow Summer Guide: Southeast Region
Summer is nearly here, which means the pow wow season is about to really heat up...
Interior Secretary Ken Salazar's Involvement with Autism
The Denver Post's Eric Gorski reports on Interior Secretary and former U.S. Senator Ken Salazar's three-year-and-three-month-old granddaughter Mireya...
NACA Seeks New Executive Director
The current executive director of the Native American Contractors Association (NACA), Sarah Lukin (Alutiiq), plans to leave Washington D.C. this summer to return home...
Red Cloud Students Lead Nation in Bill and Melinda Gates Millennium Scholarship Recipients
One student called it a lifesaver, another looks at it as a way to get an education in the hopes of someday helping the children in his tribe...
Oneida Indian Nation to Obama Administration: Geronimo Should Not Be Associated with Osama bin Laden
The Oneida Nation called upon the Obama Administration today to renounce the inappropriate use of the name of Geronimo as a code name for Osama bin Laden in the recent military ope...
University of South Dakota to Honor Native American Graduates
The University of South Dakota (USD) will hold a Graduate Honoring Ceremony May 6 to recognize the accomplishments of Native American students who are "graduating in a manner repre...
Red Lake Hosts Child Abuse Prevention Walk
A couple walkers (Photo courtesy of Michael Meuers) Hundreds of children and adults on the Red Lake Indian Reservation walked nearly five miles to raise awareness of child abuse pr...
Indian Country Responds to Geronimo, bin Laden Connection
Organizations, Nations and American Indians have voiced their thoughts about the recent wanton and ignorant use of the name of an honored defender of Native sovereignty, Geronimo, ...
Ben Shelly, Navajo Nation President Responds to Bin Laden Death
“On behalf of the Navajo Nation, we are grateful for the courageous service of all United States Armed Forces, including our own Navajo warriors who continue to fight for our freed...
NAJA Statement on Geronimo Codename for Osama Bin Laden
The Native American Journalists Association (NAJA) is very grateful and proud that the U.S...
The Life of Geronimo in Pictures
The Life of Geronimo in Pictures
Spokane Tribe Unveils STEP program
Jamie SiJohn, PR Director for the Tribe and Chairman Greg Abrahamson share a laugh in front of the land proposed for economic development...
Onondaga Nation Statement on Use of Geronimo
‘We’ve ID’d Geronimo’ – 102 years after his death Geronimo is still being killed by U.S. Forces This is a sad commentary on the attitude of leaders of the U.S...
National Congress of American Indians Reacts to Use of Geronimo
In a statement released May 3, the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) responded to the death of Osama bin Laden and reports that the American Indian name “ Geronimo ” was...
Appeals Court Victory for Tohono O’odham Nation in Battle for Glendale, Arizona Casino
The Arizona Court of Appeals ruled in favor of the Tohono O’odham Nation that its land for a proposed casino in Glendale is unincorporated, reported the Phoenix Business Journal ...
Spokane Tribe’s Proposed Casino Could Hurt Kalispel Tribe’s Business
The Usk, Washington-based Kalispel Tribe owns and operates Northern Quest Resort and Casino in Airway Heights--one of only three off-reservation casinos under the two-part Indian G...
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