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The Week That Was: September 25, 2016
NMU Awarded Grant to Increase STEM
50 Faces of Indian Country 2016 Mag!
Obama’s Legacy On the Line:Dakota Access
DAPL: Climate Justice Meets Racism
Cherokee Elder Talks Doll-Making
Fighting to Protect ‘Living Forests’
What Does ‘Tribe’ Mean?
Federal Agencies Seek Input From Tribes
Sacred Ground Sold to Dakota Access
Rowling Take on N8V Culture is Dangerous
Atom Bombs, Rotting Pipe Lines
6 Upcoming Films With Native Star Power!
How Standing Rock Helped Boy Keep Braid
Felix Aripa, Coeur d’Alene, Walks On
Archaeologists Petition for DAPL Study
Plastic Soup in the Pacific
Osage Language Program Receives Grant
NPS Future Seeks Native Involvment
Lawsuit: School Failed in Boy’s Death
Thing About Skins
Frustration Surrounds New Tribal Labor Force Report
Is the 2013 Indian Population and Labor Force Report making anyone happy?...
How Did I Miss That? Scanning Body Parts; Clay Aiken's Giraffe
The big news on January 31 was Jason Harrington’s piece in Politico about his time as a TSA officer: “As I saw it, $40 million in taxpayer dollars had been wasted on ineffective an...
Trickster Teaches the Prairie Dogs How to Disenroll Their Members
Trickster was on his way to the National Gathering of Tricksters when he came upon the Red Whisker Prairie Dog Village...
All-Indian Rodeo Competition off to a Bucking Start
The O’odham Wapkial Ha:tas (Cowboys Day) All-Indian Rodeo competition is the longest-running Native American rodeo in Arizona. The 76th annual competition took place last weekend...
Video: Hilarious Weather Report Advises to 'Stay Inside, Dumbass!'
We're not sure about you, but when we flip on the local news to hear about the weather, we're bored to tears by talk of dew points, wind-chill factors and barometric pressure...
Cheyenne River Youth Project Seeks Donations for Passion for Fashion Formal Event
Eagle Butte, South Dakota—The Cheyenne River Youth Project on Thursday announced the launch of its “Dress Drive” for the annual Passion for Fashion event to be held on March 8, 201...
New Fish Species Gets Coeur d’Alene Name
Previously undiscovered species are being newly catalogued all the time, underlining the reality that modern science is barely acquainted with our planet and its web of life...
Ojibwe Author Brings Indian Country to Hungary
Columnist, poet, playwright and humorist Jim Northrup, Fond du Lac Ojibwe, will take on the role as an ambassador for Indian country next week during a speaking tour sponsored by t...
Cladoosby Hopes to Initiate Repatriation Discussion With France
National Congress of American Indians President Brian Cladoosby doesn’t expect he’ll have more than an opportunity to shake the hand of French President Francois Hollande at a Whit...
TONIGHT! Aranesa Turner, Pomo, Sings on 'American Idol'
Aranesa Turner has confirmed on Twitter that she will be appearing on the episode of American Idol airing tonight -- Thursday, February 6...
Standing Rock Sioux Woman Dies During Propane Shortage in Sub-Zero Temperatures
A Standing Rock Sioux member died from hypothermia, authorities believe, due to lack of heat during a propane shortage that recently prompted the tribe to declare a state of emerge...
Three Tribes to Begin Prosecuting Non-Indian Domestic Violence Offenders
Three pilot tribes have been chosen by the Obama Administration to take early advantage of Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) provisions passed by Congress last year that allow trib...
Documentary About Hoopster Shoni Schimmel Among iTunes' Top Downloads
Off the Rez , a 2011 documentary about Umatilla basketball star Shoni Schimmel, is putting up respectable download numbers at Apple's iTunes store...
Once Upon a Mine: National Institutes of Health Details Uranium's Toxic Legacy to Navajo
It is no secret that uranium mines have been contaminating the Navajo reservation and its inhabitants for decades. But it wasn’t always that way...
Historic Importance of Tequesta Village Site in Florida Becoming Clear
The developer knew the risks going in—MDM Development Group bought the land in downtown Miami, Florida a decade ago full well knowing it sat inside a designated archaeological zone...
Three Tribes to Exercise Jurisdiction Over Non-Indian Perpetrators Under VAWA
Three American Indian tribes—the Pascua Yaqui Tribe of Arizona, the Tulalip Tribes of Washington, and the Umatilla Tribes of Oregon—will be the first in the nation exercise their i...
Is the Navajo Mine a Viable Option? Growing Opposition Doesn’t Think So
Citing human and environmental health concerns and an uncertain future for fossil fuels, a growing group of Navajo citizens is calling on the Interior Department to reverse the tri...
Candid Photos of Elated Seahawks Fans, Players at Super Bowl Parade
The Last Orphans of Holy Cross
Mary Annette Pember
The memories are coming back to her now in bits and pieces...
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...
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