Cherokee Elder Steve Downing Jr.
ICTMN Staff
12/7/14
Cherokee Elder Steve Downing Jr. was born in 1925—he lived through prohibition and spent his days playing in the creek...
Cheyenne River Thanks for Kids Dinner Elders
CRYP
11/23/14
The Cheyenne River Youth Project in Eagle Butte, South Dakota, has announced that it will be hosting a special Thanks for Kids Dinner for the Cheyenne River Sioux Reservation commu...
Duane Champagne
7/27/14
While the Office of Federal Acknowledgment is reconsidering the rules and criteria for gaining federal recognition, it should consider the way oral history is understood in its eva...
Tanya H. Lee
5/27/14
AARP Oklahoma Joins Effort to Improve Health of American Indians A survey asking 40-year-old-plus American Indians and Alaska Natives in Oklahoma what's on their minds found that t...
ICTMN Staff
5/22/14
First Nations Development Institute has awarded four grants to American Indian communities in Arizona , New Mexico , North Dakota and Wisconsin that will address hunger, nutrition ...
Joaqlin Estus, KNBA News Director
3/29/14
Anchorage, ALASKA—Good physical and mental functioning is considered a sign of successful aging, along with an engaging social life and financial security...
Joaqlin Estus, KNBA News Director
3/28/14
As chronic diseases take their toll on aging baby boomers, experts expect to see an increasing demand for doctors...
ICTMN Staff
3/27/14
Life Expectancy of Alaska Natives Is 70, Seven Years Shorter Than State's Average Alaska's senior population, while comparatively small, is increasing rapidly...
Cherokee Nation
10/13/13
Three Cherokee citizens were among 50 Native Americans statewide recognized October 1 at this year’s American Association of Retired Persons Oklahoma Indian Elder Honors banquet in...
Craig Davis, AARP Oklahoma
10/13/13
An 88-year-old Muscogee Creek who is a foster grandparent, the oldest living U.S...

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