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Terri Hansen
12/28/09
A letter issued by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention director Thomas Frieden M.D...
Carol Berry, Today correspondent
12/26/09
DENVER – Colorado’s Indian community is changing rapidly – more urban, more aware, more visible – and federal and local agencies should be supportive...
Gale Courey Toensing
12/26/09
WASHINGTON – A member of the Brothertown Indian Nation has written to the head of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs supporting his efforts to fix the federal recognition proce...
Kate Harries, Today correspondent
12/25/09
A new species of beetle has been discovered in Nova Scotia and it’s been named in honor of Glooscap, the mythical hero of the people of the Wabanaki Confederacy which includes the ...
Rob Capriccioso
12/24/09
WASHINGTON – Deadlines involving the Cobell v...
Letter to the Editor
12/24/09
As each year comes to a close, people usually reflect on their accomplishments and set new resolutions for the coming year...
Letter to the Editor
12/24/09
During the holidays we all wish to give those special gifts that are both uplifting and lasting...
Letter to the Editor
12/24/09
A mong most indigenous peoples around the world, tribal identity consists of cultural, social and political participation in the community...
Steven Newcomb
12/24/09
W hen my friend Birgil Kills Straight (Oglala Lakota) and I founded the Indigenous Law Institute in 1992, and began our campaign to call upon Pope John Paul II to formally revoke t...
Rob Capriccioso
12/24/09
WASHINGTON – A move to provide a legislative resolution to the controversial Carcieri v. Salazar Supreme Court decision has cleared the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs ...
Letter to the Editor
12/24/09
First, I would like to thank Ms. Elouise Cobell for the strength and courage to fight the U.S. on our behalf for the past 13 years...
Lance Morgan
12/23/09
M ost problems tribes have are with states. The federal government has settled into a nice pattern of benign neglect...
Charles E. Trimble
12/23/09
I would first ask my readers, especially those who are serious about global warming, to know that I am not making fun of their hero, Al Gore...
Rob Capriccioso
12/23/09
WASHINGTON – The Indian Health Care Improvement Act , after years of waiting for congressional reauthorization, is close to passage as part of the national health care reform packa...
12/23/09
As luck would have it, so to speak, a week after the Shinnecock Indian Nation learned that it had received preliminary federal recognition came a heaping reminder of the kinds of b...
12/23/09
Thanks to the original woodcarver, Seattle police have identified the owners of a Renton totem pole, which was stolen and then recovered alongside a West Seattle pole...
12/23/09
North Carolina's appeals court on Tuesday upheld a statewide ban on video poker machines except those operated by the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians in their Smoky Mountains casi...
12/23/09
Sixteen people who said their civil rights were violated by disenrollment from the Pechanga Band of Luiseño Indians had their claim rejected Tuesday by the U.S...
12/23/09
A Northern Arapaho man pleaded guilty Tuesday in tribal court to killing a bald eagle in 2005 for use in his tribe's Sun Dance.Winslow Friday, who is in his mid- 20s, entered the p...
12/23/09
The Choctaw Nation has launched an extensive and wide-ranging higher education database that its developers are calling the first of its kind...

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