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6/1/09
The Cherokee Indian tribe has asked for $18 million in federal stimulus funds to spend on health care, housing, a new jail and roads on its western North Carolina reservation...
6/1/09
Saturday's "Go Native!" cultural celebration, now in its second year at the Kaweah Oaks Preserve east of Visalia, was more than just a demonstration for at least one attendee...
Renzo Pipoli, Today correspondent
6/1/09
N atives in Peru recently intensified protests they’ve been holding for 48 days which have shut down the country’s biggest crude oil fields, halted the operation of its only crude ...
Staff reports
6/1/09
CHINLE, Ariz...
Kelly Koepke, Today correspondent
6/1/09
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M...
Vincent Schilling, Today correspondent
6/1/09
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – When attending a pow wow, many are coming together for a celebration of culture, prayer, ceremony, songs, dancing and goodwill...
Staff reports
6/1/09
T he Coast Salish – U.S...
Gale Courey Toensing
5/31/09
SHINNECOCK, N.Y. – The Shinnecock Indian Nation has taken a giant leap toward federal recognition and the possibility of owning the first casino in the New York City area...
Staff reports
5/31/09
BISMARCK, N.D. – A work of contemporary ledger art has been selected to represent the 40th Annual United Tribes International Powwow ...
The Associated Press
5/30/09
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) – The federal Interior Department is squeezing the flow of economic stimulus funds for the Alaska roads program of the federal BIA...
Doug Meigs, Today correspondent
5/30/09
OMAHA, Neb. – Dams and Indians have bad history in the United States. But for the tribes along the Klamath River – and the salmon they champion – there is good news upstream...
Kara Briggs, American Indian News Service
5/30/09
L onghouse Media, a production company that trains young Native filmmakers, brought two Aleut teens and their film to the 2009 Native American Film + Video Festival at the Smithson...
Staff reports
5/30/09
NORMAN, Okla. – The fully restored pages of a rare collection of Kiowa calendar art will be on view at the Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History in Norman through Aug. 23...
Sam Laskaris, Today correspondent
5/30/09
WINNIPEG – Both host Manitoba squads won medals at this year’s National Aboriginal Hockey Championships ...
Felicia Fonseca, Associated Press Writer
5/30/09
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz...
Steven Newcomb
5/29/09
I n a recent interview, Indian Country Today reporter Gale Courey Toensing asked John Echohawk, executive director of the Native American Rights Fund, about inherent sovereignty an...
Carol Berry, Today correspondent
5/29/09
DENVER – Once a trade route, always a trade route, or so it seems along the eastern foothills of the Rocky Mountains, where contemporary pow wows recall the rendezvous of old that ...
Staff reports
5/29/09
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – More than 150,000 people attended the 26th Annual Gathering of Nations , which took place in Albuquerque in April...
Manual Valdes, Associated Press Writer
5/29/09
TOPPENISH, Wash...
The Associated Press
5/29/09
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) – Even as most other state agencies likely will have to deal with budget cuts, an American Indian museum is preparing to receive more money under the proposed ag...

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