ICTMN Staff
7/1/13
Olympic champion Billy Mills is the guest of honor today, July 1, at a groundbreaking ceremony for the Billy Mills ( Makoce Pe’hila ) Kickapoo Tribe Cross Country Park on the reser...
ICTMN Staff
4/19/13
On Thursday, April 18, the NCAA dedicated a room at its national office in Indianapolis to Billy Mills, continuing the organization’s tradition of recognizing athletes who used the...
Rob Capriccioso
4/9/13
The first big medal for athlete Billy Mills came in 1964 at the Tokyo Olympics, when he unexpectedly won gold in the 10,000 meter run...
Ray Cook, ICTMN Opinion Editor
2/18/13

In the Northeast among the forests and along the shores of Iroquoia we have a dance called the Women’s Shuffle Dance, or the Women’s Dance. The men sing an ancient song meant to honor and recognize the role of women and the female spirit....

ICTMN Staff
2/17/13
It's our weekly roundup of the stories that mattered most in Indian country: • LAND DISPUTE: The Poarch Band of Creek Indians blocked access to the sacred Hickory Ground by a group...
ICTMN Staff
2/14/13
President Barack Obama will be honoring civilians with the second-highest civilian honor—the 2012 Presidential Citizens Medal—on Friday, February 15 and the list of 13 includes Ind...
ICTMN Staff
12/21/12
Take a look back at April 2012's biggest stories from the pages of our weekly magazine, This Week From Indian Country Today . Who Owns the Grand Canyon?...
Bob Uhl
11/29/12
Hundreds of spectators turned out for the Fourth Annual Traditional Youth Powwow & Heatlh Fair at the Four Directions Center in Sioux City, Iowa Saturday, November 24...
ICTMN Staff
10/9/12
On a recent NPR Morning Edition "Watch This" segment , the guest was author and poet Sherman Alexie , who grew up on the Spokane Indian Reservation and won a National Book Award fo...
ICTMN Staff
8/8/12
As athletes from Indian Country continue to compete for gold across the pond at the London Olympic Games , it would be a mistake to not take a moment to reflect on those who came b...

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