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Tish Leizens
5/5/12
The family that dances together, stays together...
ICTMN Staff
5/5/12
The first word that came to mind to describe the 60-minute documentary by lecturer Carter Meland’s introductory American Indians in Minnesota class was “powerful.” From the histori...
ICTMN Staff
5/5/12
Here are a few popular images that crossed our transom this week, all relating to land ownership...
Carol Berry
5/5/12
The world of Indian law and justice may not be perfect, but Native values remain largely intact and in fact may lead the way into the future, prominent attorneys indicated April 27...
ICTMN Staff
5/5/12
Dale Carson Cinco de Mayo, the 5th of May, is a Mexican holiday celebrating the 4,000-troop Mexican army's unlikely victory over the 8,000-armed French forces at the Battle of Pueb...

The islands' golden-brown surface gives way ever so slightly under each step, giving the disconcerting sensation tha

ICTMN Staff
5/5/12
Everyone’s buzzing about the giant moon about to hit Earth...
ICTMN Staff
5/4/12
Environmentalists have complained that the technique of oil extraction known as hydraulic fracturing, or "fracking," is too mysterious—drilling companies are often exempt from disc...
ICTMN Staff
5/4/12
The Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria's proposed 3,000-slot machine casino adjacent to Rohnert Park in Sonoma County, California got its first hearing before the state legislat...
ICTMN Staff
5/4/12
At a ceremony on April 25, the Navajo Tribal Utility Authority was presented with more than $7 million in loan and grant funding for upgrades to the current Navajo Nation wastewate...
ICTMN Staff
5/4/12
Learn how Cherokees used traditional plants as medicine, food, shelter, weapons and more prior to the Trail of Tears, and how some tribal members are working to preserve traditiona...
ICTMN Staff
5/4/12
UPDATE: The owners of the Lakota Ranch have released the following statement to Indian Country Today Media Network (the original news report follows it): To my fellow Native Brothe...
ICTMN Staff
5/4/12
They look ghostly, but their lives are actually being saved...
Harry Smiskin
5/4/12
An Open Letter to Indian Country Media Network At some point between August 26 and September 8 of 2011, while in the medical care of the Rapid City Regional Hospital following open...

The bear that got its 15 minutes of fame last week when a photo by

ICTMN Staff
5/4/12
When the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community (SMSC) contributes to the economic development and community improvement of another Indian nation, it is no small gesture...
ICTMN Staff
5/4/12
Ever dream of taking classes at an Ivy League college? Think you can’t afford it? Feel like attending class from home? Well, now’s your chance...
ICTMN Staff
5/4/12
The National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC/Commission) announced yesterday that it has scheduled five consultations in June and July as part of its continued Regulatory Review pro...
Elle Andra-Warner
5/4/12
With First Nations families and young people continuing to move into urban areas, the demographics are changing in cities like Thunder Bay, Ontario...

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