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NMAI Profile: Ogimaa Duke Peltier
Broken Hearts and Tuition Bills
Everest Avalanche Kills 12 Sherpas
Coachella War Bonnets: Yep, It Happened
400 Years Later—Pocahontas Weds Again
Judges Rule in Favor of SBT
What the Hell Is Wrong With ABQ Cops?
Colorful Easter Carpet Breaks Records
Militia: God Gave Land to Settlers
The Trees Danced for Us
Tribes in Court Over North Dakota Land
Remembering Good Friday Disasters
Kansas City to Host Tennis Championships
Gunmen on Video Shooting at Guarani
NFL Franchise Channels Puritan Colonists
Trumpeter Swan Poachers Sentenced
Locals Learning Emergency Response
Cherokee Nation Adds Millions to Housing
CNN Reporter Explores Best Native Places
Thing About Skins
The Inspiring Bounce-Back Story of Super Dunker, Kenny Dobbs
Kenny Dobbs can fly. When he jumps with a basketball either in his hand or in his sights (many of his dunks have him chasing a ball in midair), he appears to be floating...
JOBS: Seminole Tribe of Florida
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Ontario Evacuees Start Joyful Return Home
Bearing pillows and wearing grins, residents of Sandy Lake First Nation began returning home from their temporary fire-induced exile on July 28...
Bemidji’s Ojibwe Language Project Seeking Permanence
What started with the Ojibwe words for women ( Ikwewag ) and men ( Iminiwag ) on local restroom doors in 2005 is becoming more permanent and resonating with Bemidji, Minnesota resi...
Indigenous Rights Programme in Southern Africa Announced to Mixed Reactions
A new Indigenous Rights Programme aimed at advancing the rights of indigenous and local people in Southern Africa has attracted mixed reaction from the very people it intends to re...
Squaxin Island Tribe Works Toward Restoration of Deschutes River
Reprinted with permissions from the Coast Salish Gathering News The scenic 260-acre Capitol Lake by Washington State’s capitol building in Olympia looks like a fresh water, scenic ...
Adam Beach of ‘Cowboys & Aliens’ on Jimmy Kimmel Live
Acclaimed actor Adam Beach, Salteaux, plays Nat Colorado in Cowboys & Aliens , a wild-west/sci-fi extravaganza that opens this Friday and also stars Harrison Ford, Daniel Craig...
Time for a New Chief, Micmacs Oust Unelected Government
Gale Courey Toensing
Citizens of the Aroostook Band of Micmacs have their first democratically elected chief and council in more than seven years...
NCAIED Hosting 9th Annual Native American Procurement Conference
The National Center for American Indian Economic Development (NCAIED) is currently hosting its 9th Annual Native American Procurement Conference (NAPC), a contracting and procureme...
OU 'Native Navigators' Program Targets Cancer Prevention Among American Indians
The Comanche Nation is teaming up with the University of Oklahoma College of Nursing to evaluate whether tribal members trained as health educators can assist with cancer preventio...
TribalNet Seeks Applicants and Nominations for 2011 Tribal Technology Leadership Award
Each year TribalNet , a resource for technology professionals in the American Indian industry, honors information technology (IT) leaders and teams from tribes and Indian casinos t...
South Dakota Boarding School Survivors Detail Sexual Abuse
The Dakota expression for child, wakan injan , can be translated as “they too are sacred,” according to Glenn Drapeau, Ihanktonwan Dakota and a member of the Elk Soldier Society on...
Hon-Dah Casino Helps Arizona Travelers Beat the Heat
It’s been less than ten years since Arizona White Mountain Apache Tribal Chairman Ronnie Lupe authorized the go-ahead to build tourist attractions, initially converting a small cor...
Montreal First Peoples’ Festival: Fun!
Gale Courey Toensing
Montreal is North America’s festival city during the summer, and one of the most exciting is the First Peoples’ Festival...
The Winnebago Tribe’s 145th Annual Homecoming Celebration
The 145th Annual Homecoming Celebration, which runs from July 28 through 31, is celebrated as the oldest continuous memorial pow wow in Indian country...
Miss Indian Oklahoma 2011 Strives to Help Others
College sophomore Devon Frazier was crowned Miss Indian Oklahoma 2011 this past spring...
Judge Rules in Favor of Mystic Lake Casino Hotel in Trademark Lawsuit
A Nevada casino has infringed on the trademarked name of the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community's casino, a federal judge ruled July 26, reported Vegas Inc ...
Dene Nation Votes to Oppose Enbridge Pipeline
The fight against Enbridge’s plans to build a pipeline through the heart of aboriginal territory got a recent boost when the Dene Nation, comprising 35 chiefs whose territory stret...
Hopi Tribe Hosts Disability Conference
The Hopi Tribe’s Office of Special Needs and Raising Special Kids will host the Hopi Disability Conference on August 4-5 at the Moencopi Legacy Inn in Tuba City, Arizona...
Native American Youth Summit Teaches Initiative
Pro basketball coach Jai Steadman will be hosting a rather unique leadership summit for Native American youth in Nebraska this September...
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