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Northern Edge Navajo Casino
ICTMN Staff
1/7/16
Northern Edge Navajo Casino turns four this month. The tribe's third casino opened on January 16, 2012, in the Upper Fruitland Chapter, near Farmington, New Mexico...
Swinomish Dental Aide Daniel Kennedy
Suzette Brewer
1/7/16
To address the significant disparity in oral health services for Native people, on Monday, January 4, the Swinomish Indian Tribal Community in Washington State became the first tri...
ICTMN Staff
1/7/16
A day after the South Dakota Public Utilities Commission approved its permit, TransCanada Corp...
Steve Russell
1/7/16
Self-described “patriots,” members of a militia that is not exactly “well-regulated” (as the Second Amendment requires), occupied Malheur National Wildlife Refuge on January 2 for ...
Indian Student Placement Program Spencer Kimball
Alysa Landry
1/7/16
Editor’s note: This is the first in a three-part series about the Indian Student Placement Program, a foster-care and education program for Native youths administered by the Church...
Alysa Landry
1/7/16
A big metal sign in front of Dan Akee’s home reads “Navajo Code Talker Lives Here.” Akee, of Tuba City, Arizona, is one of only 12 surviving Navajo Code Talkers, an elite group of ...
Cary Rosenbaum
1/6/16
A mecca of American Indian art history, both historical and contemporary, the Phoenix-based Heard Museum received funding in 2015 to undergo one of the greatest overhauls in its 86...
Cary Rosenbaum
1/6/16
Life’s moving fast for Analyss Benally. Her senior year of high school recently started and she’s already committed to play Division I ball at San Jose State...
ICTMN Staff
1/6/16
The Ohkay Owingeh became the 23rd tribe to move further towards tribal self-governance as acting Assistant Secretary – Indian Affairs Lawrence S...
Heim Effigy Mound
Pam Hughes
1/6/16
The Ho-Chunk Nation has been in a legal tussle with a Dane County mining company that wants to destroy a state-protected burial mound in one of its limestone quarries to get the ag...
Earth Guardians is dedicated to growing a resilient movement with youth at the forefront by empowering them as leaders and amplifying their impact.
ICTMN Staff
1/6/16
Honor the Earth has released $90,000 in new grants to Indigenous organizations in North America and the Pacific...
Anne Minard
1/6/16
Environmental groups are threatening to sue federal agencies over the feds’ recent approval of ongoing operations at the Navajo Mine, which supplies the notoriously polluting Four ...
Hayden Layne Griffith Caney Valley Feather
ICTMN Staff
1/6/16
On May 22, 2015 Caney Valley High School senior Hayden Griffith, a citizen of the Cherokee Nation and the Delaware Tribe, graduated without an eagle feather on her cap...
Richard Walker
1/6/16
Here are a few of the headlines to watch for in Northwest Native America over the next few months...
Rosemary Richmond
Alex Ewen
1/5/16
Rosemary Richmond passed on to the spirit world on October 29, 2015, after a brief hospitalization in Norwalk, Connecticut...
George Washington
Alysa Landry
1/5/16
Editor’s note: Voters this year will elect the 45 th president of the United States...
Steve Russell
1/5/16
Traditionally, we Indians honor warriors. We honor not only our own warriors but also our adversaries when they act with honor as well as courage...
Jacqueline Keeler
1/4/16
“I’ve been a long-time supporter of the Change the Name campaign,” said Simon Tam of Asian-American band The Slants, fresh off a major legal victory in his fight to trademark his g...
Jacqueline Keeler
1/4/16
Simon Tam with The Slants interview: Simon Tam, musician turned reluctant legal activist, has been in and out of the news for the past year, most recently for winning an appeal in ...
Richard Walker
1/4/16
A First Nations longhouse is proposed at Beacon Hill Park, within Esquimalt and Songhees First Nations’ historical territory in Victoria, British Columbia, replacing a dilapidated ...

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