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8/28/09
WASHINGTON – A longtime Rochester Institute of Technology event that highlights the spirit of community and volunteerism while generating a spectacular nighttime photograph heads t...
Babette Herrmann, Today correspondent
8/28/09
WASHINGTON – As part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act , tribes are beginning to see money going toward education...
8/28/09
The Onondaga Indian Nation will bury the ancestral remains of 180 individuals next month, ending a long-standing dispute with the New York State Museum...
8/28/09
Judge Carol Bagley Amon, a federal judge in Brooklyn, has ruled that businesses that sell cigarettes on Indian tribal lands are not exempt from federal, New York State or New York ...
8/28/09
Michael L. Keats Sr. will serve as the Arena Director for the Wovoka Days Powwow here this weekend in Yerington...
8/28/09
In September, the history of Palm Springs will be presented through the perspective of the area's first residents, the Cahuilla people...
8/28/09
With the state's fiscal problems, Gov...
S.E. Ruckman, Today correspondent
8/28/09
A s Comanche children who died around 1900 in the smallpox epidemic, their resting spots were known for decades, but unmarked...
Gale Courey Toensing
8/28/09
Editors Note: As Indian Country Today was going to press, the U.S...
8/28/09
The Blackfeet Community Water Project has received the $1.5 million grant that officials needed to jump-start construction of the often-delayed project, according to Browning Mayor...
The Associated Press
8/28/09
BEND, Ore...
8/28/09
A state judge for a second time refused yesterday to order the return of 176,000 cartons of cigarettes seized in November during raids on the Cayuga Indian Nation's two upstate con...
8/28/09
For months, the recession's effect on tribally owned casinos has been raising troubling questions in Indian Country. What would happen if a tribal casino defaulted? Could the U.S...
Renzo Pipoli, Today correspondent
8/28/09
P eru Native groups keeping ancestral ways of life may restart protests unless President Alan Garcia makes good on promises to heal dozens of Natives with bullet wounds following t...
Bob Christie, Associated Press Writer
8/28/09
PHOENIX – Compromise is possible on a proposed copper mine in southeastern Arizona that’s thought to contain the largest undeveloped deposit of high-grade copper in the world, Inte...
Chris Stearns, Today correspondent
8/28/09
SEATTLE – Sen. Edward M. Kennedy passed away at the Kennedy family compound in Hyannis Port, Mass. Aug. 26. He was 77...
José Barreiro, Special to Today
8/28/09
Editor’s note: José Barreiro is assistant director of research at the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian. He filed this report from Cuzco, Peru...
Ernest L. Stevens Jr.
8/28/09
M uch talk has been made recently of Indian tribes meeting with the administration or Congress, but history shows us that the United States came to see us first...
8/28/09
The National Indian Education Association extends our deepest condolences to the family and colleagues of Senator Edward Kennedy...
David Dudenhoefer, Today correspondent
8/28/09
D ecades of activism by Ecuador’s indigenous peoples have earned them considerable political power, and last year the government approved a constitution that incorporates many of t...

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