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The Week That Was: September 25, 2016
NMU Awarded Grant to Increase STEM
50 Faces of Indian Country 2016 Mag!
Obama’s Legacy On the Line:Dakota Access
DAPL: Climate Justice Meets Racism
Cherokee Elder Talks Doll-Making
Fighting to Protect ‘Living Forests’
What Does ‘Tribe’ Mean?
Federal Agencies Seek Input From Tribes
Sacred Ground Sold to Dakota Access
Rowling Take on N8V Culture is Dangerous
Atom Bombs, Rotting Pipe Lines
6 Upcoming Films With Native Star Power!
How Standing Rock Helped Boy Keep Braid
Felix Aripa, Coeur d’Alene, Walks On
Archaeologists Petition for DAPL Study
Plastic Soup in the Pacific
Osage Language Program Receives Grant
NPS Future Seeks Native Involvment
Lawsuit: School Failed in Boy’s Death
Thing About Skins
Two Indicted on Murder Charges in Case of Missing Pine Ridge Woman
Sheena Louise Roetman
Two were arrested yesterday in connection with the death of Emily Blue Bird, 24 of Pine Ridge Village, who went missing at the beginning of January...
Attempt by Congress to Steal Native Sovereignty Unconstitutional
John Yellow Bird Steele
To the Editor of Indian Country Today Media Network:...
South Dakota’s Last Stand—Ballot Boxes, Red Herrings and Custer Envy
Jackson County, South Dakota, has dug in for a fight against Oglala Sioux plaintiffs who sued for a full-service satellite voting office on the portion of Pine Ridge Indian Reserva...
Oglala Sioux Win Consultation Over Uranium Mine in South Dakota
Oglala Sioux and other opponents of a proposed uranium mine in South Dakota won a reprieve on April 30 when the Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s Atomic Safety and Licensing Board (A...
Native Voting Plaintiffs Got It Right, Says DOJ
The U.S. Department of Justice has submitted a Statement of Interest in the federal voting-rights lawsuit, Poor Bear v. Jackson County (South Dakota)...
Native History: Harvard Rich Kid Starts Research for ‘Oregon Trail’
This Date in Native History: On June 15, 1846, Francis Parkman Jr., a young, Harvard-educated historian, arrived at Fort Laramie, Wyoming, to begin a summer of research among the O...
6 Things JFK Did—or Didn’t Do—for Natives Before His Death
John F. Kennedy, the 35 th President of the United States, was assassinated in Dallas, Texas more than 50 years ago...
NCAI Prez Demands New Farm Bill After Blizzard That Killed 100,000 Animals
Fresh from his election as the 21st president of the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI), Brian Cladoosby has made it a priority to get aid for tribal members whose homes ...
Flash Floods in Keystone and Rapid City After Rain and Wind Pummel Black Hills Region
Floods inundated Keystone and Rapid City, South Dakota, on Friday October 11 after an overnight storm brought 60-mph winds and several inches of rain...
Oglala Sioux Declare State of Emergency After Record-Breaking Early Blizzard
Oglala Sioux tribal officials on October 8 were preparing to declare a state of emergency in the wake of a blizzard that dumped an unseasonable two to three feet of snow, swept the...
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