Department of the Interior Secretary Sally Jewell speaking at the 8th White House Tribal Nations Conference September 26 - 27, 2016.
Alysa Landry
9/29/16
The U.S. government will pay $492 million to 17 American Indian tribes to settle long-standing disputes over mismanagement of natural resources and other tribal assets...
Interior Secretary Sally Jewell signed a historic agreement with the Navajo Nation while seated next to President Russell Begaye - Photo: Vincent Schilling
Vincent Schilling
9/28/16
In what Navajo Nation tribal leaders lauded as an historic agreement with the Bureau of Indian Education and the Department of the Interior, the Obama Administration has approved t...
U.S. Sen. John McCain talks with elected Navajo leaders Friday. Pictured, from left, are McCain, Navajo President Russell Begaye, Vice President Jonathan Nez and Council Speaker LoRenzo Bates.
Alysa Landry
9/19/16
U.S. Senator John McCain made some hefty promises Friday when he met with Navajo leaders during a roundtable discussion in St. Michaels, Arizona...
ICTMN Staff
9/18/16
The roller-coaster ride of Dakota Access pipeline rulings continued, the Seneca-Modoc roots of feminism were revealed, and Native fashion hit the runway in New York City...
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ICTMN Staff
9/17/16
Getting to and from school can be a challenge for a lot of reservation kids. Gunner, 13, is a sixth grader at Black Mesa Community School on the Navajo Nation...
Suzette Brewer
9/14/16
SHIPROCK, New Mexico—On Friday, as the Obama administration temporarily halted construction of the Dakota Access pipeline due to concerns of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, another ...
Joe Kellwood and great-grandson, Brian Relation in 2013. At the age of 8, Relation joined the Young Marines in 2012 because he wanted to be apart of an Organization that participated in the Navajo Code Talkers Events. Kellwood, a Navajo code talker, walke
Kim Baca
9/13/16
Joe Hosteen Kellwood, an elite member of the Navajo Nation code talkers and the U.S. Marine Corps who helped the U.S...
ADAM DeROSE, Cronkite News
9/12/16
Federal officials took the first step this week toward a planned $1 billion cleanup of abandoned uranium mines in and around the Navajo Nation, seeking bids to assess the problem a...
JESSICA SUERTH, ALLIE BICE/Cronkite News
9/8/16
Environmental and tribal activists welcomed the government’s announcement Wednesday that it had designated the Gold King Mine a Superfund site, advancing the cleanup of an area con...
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Jeannie Allen/SSAI at NASA
9/7/16
A movement is ongoing to reclaim and rebuild original Diné (Navajo) culture while building and maintaining relationships with “Western” society...

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