Southern Mountain caribou are genetically similar to other caribou, which are known as reindeer in other countries. (Bart George, Kalispel Tribe (2016 census))
Kristin Butler
In 2009, on Kootenai tribal territory in the Idaho Panhandle, the last remaining caribou in the contiguous United States took a severe drop from 46 down to 12 animals...
Sarah Sunshine Manning
Shoshone, Paiute, and Bannock people gathered in Boise, Idaho, earlier this month for the sixth annual Return of the Boise Valley People gathering...
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded $32 million to assist tribes in Alaska, Idaho, Oregon and Washington in developing environmental protection programs...
A Modest Ernie Stensgar Honored by NIGA for Selfless Dedication to Sovereignty
Jack McNeel
After more than three decades of service defending and advancing Indian rights and championing tribal self-reliance, longtime Coeur d'Alene tribal leader Ernie Stensgar is being ho...
Nez Perce Indian Reservation Sign
Alysa Landry
An independent investigation of the Nez Perce Tribal Police Department has found no merit for a former officer’s allegations of religious discrimination...
Steve Russell
On the morning of March 18, CNN reported that approximately 2,000 snow geese fell dead out of the sky in eastern Idaho...
Jack McNeel
Should wolves be eliminated to save the caribou?...
Jack McNeel
Drums throbbed and the sacred circle of life was on display last week at what the Kootenai Tribe hopes will be the rebirth of sturgeon and burbot, at a ceremony dedicating a massiv...
Jack McNeel
This Date in Native History: It was September 9 and 10, 1858 when the U.S. Army committed a cruel, inhumane act that is remembered to this day...
The American Indian Scouting Association will hold its Annual Seminar for youth and adults at Boise State University in Boise, Idaho, July 19-23, 2014...