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The Associated Press
10/9/09
LAPWAI, Idaho (AP) – The Nez Perce tribe will benefit from a federal cash infusion of $430,000 to help clean up a pair of underground storage tanks on its northcentral Idaho reserv...
Gale Courey Toensing
10/9/09
UNCASVILLE, Conn. – She is the first woman elected to chair the Mohegan Tribal Council, but Lynn Malerba says she is just the latest in the nation’s long line of women leaders...
Rob Capriccioso
10/9/09
WASHINGTON – A group of senators has requested that President Barack Obama strengthen tribal self-governance and support self-sufficiency by funding longstanding shortfalls in the ...
Bill Weinberg, Today correspondent
10/9/09
P eru’s Amazonian indigenous alliance AIDESEP hailed the government’s formation of an investigative commission on the June 5 massacre at Bagua as “an important step” towards reconc...
Rob Capriccioso
10/9/09
WASHINGTON – Voter rights advocates are calling on the Obama administration’s Justice Department to improve the system for Native Americans...
Rob Capriccioso
10/9/09
WASHINGTON – For the second year in a row, the Senate has voted to apologize to Native Americans for historical injustices...
Letter to the Editor
10/9/09
The U.S. Mint has issued commemorative state quarters as well as Susan B. Anthony , Sacajawea and presidential dollar coins...
Letter to the Editor
10/9/09
Both of North Carolina’s Senators [Richard Burr and Kay Hagan] have done a good thing by jointly supporting a bill that will grant federal recognition to the Lumbee Indian Tribe ...
Letter to the Editor
10/9/09
Thank you for the very fine article, “ Christmas for babies in the dump ,” by Mary Kim Titla, which appeared in the Sept. 16 [Vol. 29, No. 15] edition of your excellent newspaper...
Letter to the Editor
10/9/09
I appreciate the opportunity to comment on the latest, unfortunate and embarrassing action of the “illegal council” of the Hopi Tribe...
10/9/09
Opponents of the Lac du Flambeau tribal government apparently got their wish Tuesday when two incumbent members of the tribal council and the incumbent treasurer and secretary were...
10/9/09
A federal appeals court ruled Thursday that former heavyweight boxing champion Joe Frazier cannot sue the Oneida Indian Nation over the use of his picture to promote a fight at a c...
10/9/09
Red ink has a way of shifting priorities...
10/9/09
The National Congress of American Indians, the oldest and largest organization representing tribal governments, on Monday will formally announce its 2010 census campaign, “Indian C...
10/9/09
This week the Eastern Band of Cherokee celebrates our 97th Annual Cherokee Indian Fair...
10/9/09
The Blackfeet Tribal Business Council created a tribal venture called Chief Mountain Technologies, which will specialize in large-scale information technology and professional busi...
10/9/09
Visitors to the Meadow View Elementary School gymnasium Friday will be transported back to the days when American Indian tribes were the only people to inhabit North America...
10/9/09
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) has announced its selection of Frances Stout, a retired registered nurse and chairperson of the Tohono O'odham Nursing Care Authority (TON...
Billy Frank Jr.
10/9/09
I saw an ad on TV the other day, the theme was “ Puget Sound Starts Here .” It’s a good ad because it reminds people that Puget Sound is sick...
Ron His Horse is Thunder
10/9/09
M y name is Ron His Horse is Thunder and I am the great-great grandson of One Bull, the nephew and adopted son of Sitting Bull, our Hunkpapa Lakota Nation Chief...

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