ICTMN Staff
5/26/14
It’s the season of extreme weather, especially for thunderstorms and tornadoes over the plains...
Hans Tammemagi
1/19/14
A protected valley cut into the vast, flat lands of southern Saskatchewan has been a focal point for Northern Plains Indians for 6,000 years—twice the age of King Tut's tomb...
Scott Barta
9/17/13
This Date in Native History: On this day in 1851, more than 50,000 Indigenous Red “Indian” people gathered to officially sign the 1851 Treaty of Fort Laramie with the government of...
ICTMN Staff
9/2/13
In this video Charmaine White Face, a member of the Oglala band of the Great Sioux Nation, explains uranium mining and its health effects on the people of the Great Plains...
Tex Hall

Concerning the White House Council on Native American Affairs: On behalf of the Great Plains Tribal Chairman’s Association and the Council of Large Tribes, “Thank you President Obama.”...

7/6/13
ICTMN Staff
10/12/12
The Great Plains Writers’ Conference will be held March 24-26, 2013 and will feature a program on the legacy of Lakota author Vine Deloria Jr...
ICTMN Staff
7/13/12
In a July 2 column on Truthdig, Chris Hedges lavishes praise on Crazy Horse , the Oglala Lakota war leader, for the way he lived his life...
Jose Barreiro
7/2/12
Once again before Grandfather Sun, Tunkashila, with the Oglala relatives, the ceremony has come together...
Ruth Hopkins

For plains Tribes, the preservation of grasslands is crucial to the survival of our culture. Its unique configuration of Native plants and grasses provide us with medicine, tools, shelter, and food....

4/13/12
ICTMN Staff
3/27/12
Three University of Kansas (KU) scientists have discovered the wild tomatillo, a weed native to North America and common throughout the Great Plains region, has cancer-fighting pot...