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Lamprey Gets Help Through McNary Dam
Native Advocates Support Language Bill
Washburn Approves Kaw Nation Gaming Land
Williams Leads AK Natives in Iditarod
Repeal the Iron Mining Law
Answer to Expanding Oral Health
Standing Up to Diabetes on St. Regis Rez
9 More Standout Indigenous Women Leaders
Tribal College Honoree of the Year Named
Casting Doubt on Bering Strait Theory
Fancy Footwork Required at Wa:k Pow Wow
Redsk*n Jarheads Go Political
Poachers Destroy Iconic Redwoods
Ahyakak Wins 'Ultimate Survival Alaska'
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Wolves Transform Yellowstone's Rivers
Redskins Tour’s Latest Endorsement
Dylan Jenét, Presented by Stevie Wonder
Thing About Skins
Beast Mode! Marshawn Lynch Beats Lummi Fan's Drum in Seahawks Victory Parade
During the Super Bowl victory parade in downtown Seattle yesterday, running back Marshawn Lynch got the crowd’s attention...
Court Tells Lubicon Lake Cree in Alberta to Stop Blocking Fracking Activities
An Alberta First Nation is appealing a court order prohibiting the indigenous community from blockading fracking operations on unceded territory...
Six Red Cloud Students Earn the Prestigious Horatio Alger Scholarship
Red Cloud Indian School
Six students have been awarded the prestigious Horatio Alger Scholarship at Red Cloud Indian School—twice the number of any school in South Dakota and the most the school has had i...
By the Numbers: A Look at Native Enlistment During the Major Wars
When looking back at the history of this United States, the participation of Native American warriors on the battlefield is a largely untold number...
USDA's Seven Climate Change Hubs Include Two in Indian Country
Two of the seven Climate Change Hubs designated today by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) lie within Indian country and work closely with tribes...
Organic, Heirloom or Conventional Seeds: Which Ones Should You Choose?
Our ancestors didn't have to decide beteween pesticide-free and regular foods or seeds. They weren't faced with potential ill effects of genetically modified crops...
Fraud? Mormon Prez Summoned to Defend Church Teachings on Natives
A British magistrate has summoned Thomas S...
Highest Deforestation Rates Affecting Paraguay’s Uncontacted Natives
Agro-industrial development is putting intense pressure on the Chaco woodlands of Bolivia, Argentina, and especially, Paraguay...
'ARTiculations in Print' Takes Over Museum of Contemporary Native Arts
On Saturday, January 25, the Museum of Contemporary Native Arts in Santa Fe opened seven new exhibitions, all focused on printmaking of one kind or another -- effectively dedicatin...
This Could Get VERY Loud! 500,000 Expected for Seahawks Parade
At 12:12 p.m. today in Seattle, one might hear a noise as loud as the sonic boom. Well, not quite that loud...
United Nations Special Rapporteur James Anaya Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize
James Anaya, United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, has been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize, a Norwegian newspaper has reported...
Chief James Allan: NMAI’s Meet Native America Series
In the interview series Meet Native America , the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian invites tribal leaders, cultural figures, and other interesting and accomplishe...
Frightening Words: Indian Health Service Is Out of Money; Will You Die Waiting?
On a tribal bulletin board this week these chilling words were posted: “Due to budget issues, Contract Health Service will be on Priority One until further notice.” Why are these w...
Harper Nomination Again Clears Senate Foreign Relations Committee
The Senate Foreign Relations Committee voted along party lines again February 4 to approve lawyer Keith Harper’s nomination to become U.S...
How Will Farm Bill & Food Stamp Cuts Impact Indian Country?
When the federal government shut down last fall, it wasn’t just monuments and national parks that closed as a result...
Maine Attorney General Under Fire Over Elvers
Gale Courey Toensing
Maine’s Attorney General Janet Mills has been taken to task by Maine Indian Tribal-State Commission Chairwoman Jamie Bissonette Lewey for raising a questionable “constitutional con...
10 More Ways to Tell You Might Be Native American
Considering the popularity of our first article on this topic, we decided to continue the Jeff Foxworthy inspired list of ways to tell You Might Be Native American...
Elephants, Donkeys, Billionaires—and Another Stunning Native Vote Win
UPDATED February 28, 2014: On February 26, South Dakota approved use of its federal Help America Vote Act funds for satellite early-voting and registration offices in three Indian-...
Arizona Pow Wow Brings Teens, Adults Together for Season’s First Dance
Diego James Robles
Dancers and spectators set foot inside the Northern Arizona Academy Gym in the small dusty town of Winslow, Arizona, on Saturday, January 25, to finally have their first dance of t...
Reach for the Stars: 5 Nuggets of Inspiration From Chickasaw Astronaut John Herrington
Chickasaw astronaut John B. Herrington is well known as the first American Indian to blast off into space...
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