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ICTMN Staff
1/6/15
Natives on the frontiers of the culture wars have a host of issues to contend with, just some of which are appropriation, sports mascots, and redface portrayals—and to borrow a phr...
Richard Walker
1/6/15
BETHEL, Alaska – The Kuskokwim 300, a highly regarded mid-distance sled dog race in Bethel, Alaska, begins Jan. 16...
ICTMN Staff
1/6/15
With the Keystone XL pipeline’s route yet to be finalized, its job prospects not firmly established and the project’s carbon footprint seemingly bigger than originally calculated, ...
Richard Walker
1/6/15
CARSON CITY, Nev. -- It was 1964, and 16-year-old Aloha Calac didn’t want to enter the Centennial Indian Princess Pageant, part of the State of Nevada’s centennial celebration...
Anne Minard
1/6/15
Outgoing Navajo Nation President Ben Shelly has hosted his last official soiree, although it remains unclear exactly when his term will end...
Nina Corpus Christi AP
Steve Russell
1/6/15
Christoforo Columbo, most of us learn only as adults, was not Spanish. He would have been Italian if Italy had existed at the time...
ICTMN Staff
1/6/15
It’s being called the New Year’s Comet, a fuzzy green ball named Comet Lovejoy that is cruising past Mother Earth as we speak and is scheduled to become visible to the naked eye st...
ICTMN Staff
1/6/15
On Tuesday, January 6, the Guilt Free Zone made its TV premiere on the Aboriginal Peoples Television Network (APTN)...
ICTMN Staff
1/6/15
Thunder Valley Casino Resort, in Lincoln, California, and Whitney Oaks Golf Club announced that they have broken Placer Food Bank’s record for the largest amount of food collected ...
Terri Hansen
1/6/15
The World Resources Institute is about to release its annual forecast of stories to watch for in the coming year. Indian Country Today Media Network has compiled one of our own...
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Alysa Landry
1/6/15
Hoping for returns that are both financial and medical, the Bear River Band of Rohnerville Rancheria has invested in blood testing for the early detection of lung cancer...
Mark Trahant
1/6/15
The new Republican Congress has promised to expedite legislation to promote the Keystone XL Pipeline. North Dakota Sen...
Steve Russell
1/6/15
This report started out titled “Eight Dumbest,” but I have retreated from that claim...
ICTMN Staff
1/5/15
The release of new data on rising ocean levels has brought national attention on this issue to the fore...
Simon Moya-Smith
1/5/15
He makes art " for Indians to have, and that gets white people to think ." His name: Steven Paul Judd. He's Kiowa and Choctaw, and a celebrated artist. Judd is also a filmmaker...
ICTMN Staff
1/5/15
The Yankton Sioux, along with the Cheyenne River, Rosebud and Standing Rock tribes, are joining forces against TransCanada on January 6 as they continue to forestall attempts to ru...
Geronima Cruz Montoya
Robert Montoya
1/5/15
It is with heavy hearts that the family of 99-year-old Geronima (pronounced HER-ON-IMA) Cruz Montoya announced her passing on January, 2, 2015 at a hospital in Albuquerque, New Mex...
ICTMN Staff
1/5/15
Toronto-based cartoonist and illustrator Evan Munday is applying his talents to a campaign to raise consciousness about Canada's missing or murdered Indigenous women (often referre...
ICTMN Staff
1/5/15
The Nááts’ihch’oh National Park Reserve, near the Yukon-Northwest Territories border, in Canada, has been named the country’s 44 th national park...
Julian Brave NoiseCat
1/5/15
Over the past several months, I poured my heart and soul into trying to be one of this year’s eighty-three Rhodes Scholars...

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