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2/23/09
The leader of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians is upset with plans to remove just 25 percent of American Indian artifacts from the site of an airport runway expansion in North ...
2/23/09
Nearly every road in Fruitport Township is now eligible for financial assistance based on the American Indian-owned land in the township...
2/23/09
Storyteller Cecil Cheeka, whose father was a member of the Makah Nation and whose mother was a member of the Squaxin Island tribe, explained to a crowd at The Evergreen State Colle...
2/23/09
On a Tuesday afternoon at the Red Hawk casino, slot machines ca-chinged nonstop, the cafe had a wait and cocktail waitresses in gold lame bounced from table to table like pinballs...
2/23/09
Coal has proved to be a valuable resource for the Navajo Nation, providing tens of millions of dollars in revenue each year to the tribe and jobs to its people on a reservation whe...
2/23/09
Connecticut lawmakers are renewing efforts to persuade the state's two federally recognized Indian tribes to kick the habit of allowing smoking at their casinos...
2/23/09
It’s an 18-acre parcel, cluttered with abandoned buildings and ringed by wooded lots and fields, and once used by the U. S. Air Force for testing radios and radar...
Rob Capriccioso
2/23/09
WASHINGTON – Officials with the National Congress of American Indians are close to sealing a deal on a building that will house a long-planned Embassy of Tribal Nations in Washingt...
Gale Courey Toensing
2/22/09
HARTFORD, Conn. – The legislative session is new, but a proposed bill to ban smoking at the state’s two Indian casinos is déjà vu all over again...
Charles E. Trimble
2/22/09
Time Magazine recently blared this headline: “How to Save Your Newspaper.” The magazine itself appears to need the same advice, for without the advertising in these troubled times,...
Letter to the Editor
2/22/09
We declare our opposition to SB 992/HB 1174 and SB 502/HB 1370 and any other legislation that would transfer Mauna Kea to the University of Hawai’i...
Sam Laskaris, Today correspondent
2/20/09
TORONTO, Ont. – Some off-season moves have intensified the rivalry between a pair of professional lacrosse franchises in New York...
2/20/09
The Cayuga Nation of New York has stopped selling cigarettes from its Lakeside Trading stores while it appeals a state Supreme Court ruling against the tribe in the most recent rou...
Gale Courey Toensing
2/20/09
BILLINGS, Mont. – Carl Venne, the leader of the Crow Tribe, died suddenly Sunday, Feb. 15, at the age of 62. Venne, the tribal chairman, was found at about 8:30 a.m...
Gale Courey Toensing
2/20/09
BILLINGS, Mont. – Members of the Crow Nation are mourning the death of revered visionary leader, Carl Venne, who died suddenly Sunday, Feb. 15, at the age of 62...
Rob Capriccioso
2/20/09
WASHINGTON – Officials have confirmed that Heather Kendall-Miller, an attorney with the Native American Rights Fund, is being vetted for the position of Native American affairs sen...
Rick Kearns, Today correspondent
2/20/09
The investigation into the forced sterilization of 300,000 indigenous Peruvian women is being re-opened, according to the Public Ministry of Peru...
Mark Fogarty, Today correspondent
2/20/09
WASHINGTON – The annual legislative conference of the National American Indian Housing Council to be held Feb...
Gale Courey Toensing
2/20/09
PENOBSCOT NATION, INDIAN ISLAND – The Penobscot community has lost a beloved elder and educator with the death of Dr. Theodore N. Mitchell Feb. 8. Mitchell was born Nov...

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