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President’s Alaska Visit: Remarkable
First Nations, Canada Combine to Save
Senator Rand Paul's Comment Draws Ire
Gary Farmer Talks Tour, Life on the Road
Native Humor: Funny Roadside Jokes
Turning Stone: Tiger Woods & Notah Begay
ommission Cites Century-Old Map
Names Have Power: Denali and Other Lies
West Swiftly Goes South; Denali Redux
Six Nations Arrows Defend Lacrosse Title
Foraging the Forest for a Fungal Feast
50 Faces of Indian Country, Part III
Big Room to Grow in Mortgage Vet Program
White Fear of Colored Unity
Nicaragua Canal Protest, 15,000 Strong
Shinnecock Call for Youth to Unite
Investigation Ends Into Circle Bear
Better Way to Get Money
Labor Day Weekend Pow Wow to Draw Crowds
Hungry Polar Bears Trap Arctic Team
Thing About Skins
Get Skinny! Mille Lacs Band Loses 1,500 Pounds After Challenge From Chief Executive
The Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe celebrated the success of its first ever Mille Lacs Band Weight Loss Challenge with a banquet on Friday, June 6...
Survey Finds Elders' Biggest Worry Is Health, Biggest Joy Is Grandkids
Tanya H. Lee
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...
The Macaroni Wars: How to Keep Our Kids From Getting Fat
When I was in grade school, I had the most amazing brown-bag lunches. A sandwich, chips, fruit, sure...
Notah Begay III Recovering After Heart Attack, Thanks Doctors and Supporters
Notah Begay III is recovering from a heart attack he suffered on Thursday, April 24, in Dallas, Texas...
Navajo Council Fails to Implement Junk Food Tax, Eliminates Tax on Healthy Foods
Yesterday, the Navajo Nation Tribal Council voted not to increase taxes by 2 percent on junk food, but agreed to reduce taxes to zero on healthy foods bought in stores on tribal la...
Fatter Wallets = Skinnier Kids: Casinos Associated With Lower Obesity Rates
Tanya H. Lee
New research shows that opening a new or expanding an existing tribal casino is associated with a reduction in childhood obesity...
Michelle Obama, Will Ferrell Host Hilarious 'Let's Move!' Focus Group With Kids
A group of young kids talk healthy eating and being active with Michelle Obama and Will Ferrell, while knocking the comedian's diet of six straight days of healthy eating and candy...
NB3F Names 'Native Strong: Healthy Kids, Healthy Futures' Grantees
The Notah Begay III Foundation (NB3F) has named ten grantees for Capacity Building Grants through its new national initiative, Native Strong: Healthy Kids, Healthy Futures , which ...
4 Fast-Food Marketing Tactics Parents Can Adapt to Improve Kids’ Health
Fast food marketing strategies are generally geared at one thing only: bolstering their bottom line...
Shelly Vetoes Navajo Junk Food Tax
After the Navajo Nation Council voted 12-7 on January 30 to approve a 2-percent increase in sales tax for processed foods high in fat, sugar and salt, as well as sweetened drinks s...
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