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Winnebago Tribe seeks more time to remove old bank building Winnebago Tribe seeks more time to remove old bank building (07/30)
Ho-Chunk Inc., the tribe's economic development corporation, was planning to move the building to the reservation.
Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe claims DOJ support for marijuana Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe claims DOJ support for marijuana (07/29)
The tribe plans to start selling marijuana for medicinal and recreational purposes by the end of the year.
Lakota Country Times: Lawmakers hear about tribal economies Lakota Country Times: Lawmakers hear about tribal economies (07/27)
A task force created by the South Dakota House of Representatives met to hear presentations by the Rosebud and Oglala Sioux Tribes.
Calista Corporation chooses first woman as leader of board Calista Corporation chooses first woman as leader of board (07/24)
Margaret Pohjola was chosen by her fellow directors to serve as chairwoman for a one-year term.
Woman from Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe runs popular bakery Woman from Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe runs popular bakery (07/24)
Julianne Vanderhoop started the Orange Peel Bakery in August 2008 and continues to enjoy success.
House subcommittee takes up Pueblo and Alaska Native bills House subcommittee takes up Pueblo and Alaska Native bills (07/23)
Lawmakers weigh land-into-trust and subsistence issues at sparsely-attended hearing.
Catawba Nation envisions $350M film studio on reservation Catawba Nation envisions $350M film studio on reservation (07/22)
The Catawba Studios could include sound stages, a hotel, a cultural center and a school for film and music.
New eatery serves up Indian tacos and bannock burgers New eatery serves up Indian tacos and bannock burgers (07/21)
Neechie's Pizzeria & Taco opened to brisk business in Regina, Saskatchewan.
Crow Tribe and Lummi Nation at odds over big coal project Crow Tribe and Lummi Nation at odds over big coal project (07/21)
The Crows wants to develop their coal resources but a tribe nearly a thousand miles away is posing hurdles to the project.
Wyandotte Nation opens convenience store and gas station Wyandotte Nation opens convenience store and gas station (07/21)
The Turtle Stop II in Grove, Oklahoma, offers gas, food and other items 24 hours a day.
Las Vegas Paiute Tribe eyes major development projects Las Vegas Paiute Tribe eyes major development projects (07/21)
A hotel and conference center could be a draw for the new Tule Springs Fossil Beds National Monument in Nevada.
Delaware Tribe won't pay contracts signed by former chief Delaware Tribe won't pay contracts signed by former chief (07/20)
A new set of tribal leaders dismantled one of the tribe's businesses and fired all of its employees after winning an election last November.
Tribal lenders praise Treasury Department study of industry Tribal lenders praise Treasury Department study of industry (07/20)
The Native American Financial Services Association represents tribes with online lending operations.
Opinion: Lac du Flambeau Band works to diversify economy Opinion: Lac du Flambeau Band works to diversify economy (07/20)
The Lac du Flambeau Business Development Corp. didn’t invent diversification, even in Indian Country, but its goal is to make it a reality for the tribe.
Lakota Country Times: Theater makes impact at Pine Ridge Lakota Country Times: Theater makes impact at Pine Ridge (07/20)
Angel Reddest, the owner of Nunpa Theatre on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota, really loves the movies.
Hualapai Tribe accused of bias in suit by former executive Hualapai Tribe accused of bias in suit by former executive (07/17)
The former CEO of the Grand Canyon Resort Corporation claims she was fired because of her sexual orientation.
Pinoleville Pomo Nation hires security team at marijuana farm Pinoleville Pomo Nation hires security team at marijuana farm (07/17)
The Ukiah Daily Journal continues its exclusive look at the marijuana operation on the Pinoleville Pomo Nation in California.
Treasury Department seeks comments about online lending Treasury Department seeks comments about online lending (07/17)
Tribes have attracted nationwide attention by establishing online lending operations on their lands.
Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe expects big profits on marijuana Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe expects big profits on marijuana (07/16)
The tribe anticipates in $2 million in monthly profits once the operation gets off the ground later this year.
Disputed leader of Alturas Rancheria blasts sister on marijuana Disputed leader of Alturas Rancheria blasts sister on marijuana (07/16)
Phillip Del Rosa accused his sister, Wendy, of providing false information to federal authorities.
Bill shields tribes from Affordable Care Act employer mandate Bill shields tribes from Affordable Care Act employer mandate (07/15)
Sen. Steve Daines (R-Montana) and Rep. Ryan Zinke (R-Montana) introduced the Tribal Employment and Jobs Protection Act to exempt tribes from large fines.
Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe in talks with state on marijuana Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe in talks with state on marijuana (07/15)
Attorney General Marty Jackley continues to argue that non-Indians can't use marijuana in Indian Country.
North Dakota tribe starts drilling its own wells on reservation North Dakota tribe starts drilling its own wells on reservation (07/15)
The tribe will be able to earn more revenues from the wells operated by Missouri River Resources.
Native entrepreneur from Canada funded tribal marijuana grows Native entrepreneur from Canada funded tribal marijuana grows (07/10)
Jerry Montour 'financed' the operations at the Alturas Rancheria and the XL Rancheria in California, according to a Bureau of Indian Affairs special agent.
Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe will keep close watch on marijuana Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe will keep close watch on marijuana (07/09)
A cannabis development company working with the tribe promises strong security at the marijuana consumption facility.
Rosebud Sioux Tribe won't give up on wind energy despite delays Rosebud Sioux Tribe won't give up on wind energy despite delays (07/03)
The Bureau of Indian Affairs took so long to make a decision that the tribe's business agreements expired.
Morongo Band interested in acquiring Colt gun manufacturer Morongo Band interested in acquiring Colt gun manufacturer (06/30)
The iconic company declared bankruptcy earlier this month and owes $500 million to creditors.
Lakota Country Times: Oglala Sioux leader pushes zeolite mine Lakota Country Times: Oglala Sioux leader pushes zeolite mine (06/30)
Despite a recent vote by community members in the Wounded Knee district to rescind an earlier motion that would have paved the way for zeolite mining in their district the issue will be brought up at the next meeting.
Alaska's largest tribe boycotts FedEx for ties to racist mascot Alaska's largest tribe boycotts FedEx for ties to racist mascot (06/29)
President Richard Peterson of the Tlingit and Haida Tribes called the Washington NFL team's name 'offensive.'
Lakota Country Times: Few answers about mine on Pine Ridge Lakota Country Times: Few answers about mine on Pine Ridge (06/26)
Two weeks ago a meeting was held in a vacant office space in downtown Rapid City.
Native Sun News: Project brings economic hope to Pine Ridge Native Sun News: Project brings economic hope to Pine Ridge (06/26)
'Poverty ends today on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation' was the proclamation made by Thunder Valley’s program Director Nick Tilson.
Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe shares details of marijuana grow Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe shares details of marijuana grow (06/24)
The tribe is working with Monarch America, a cannabis development firm that includes Robert Shepherd, the former chairman of the Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate.
South Dakota official claims non-Indians can't use marijuana South Dakota official claims non-Indians can't use marijuana (06/23)
Attorney General Marty Jackley believes the Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe can't legalize the drug for non-Indian consumers.
Yurok Tribe to launch ferry to ease travel time on reservation Yurok Tribe to launch ferry to ease travel time on reservation (06/23)
Passengers will be able to get from Klamath to Sregon Village in just 45 minutes, eliminating a three-hour drive.
Native Sun News: Crow Tribe collaborates on Bighorn rest area Native Sun News: Crow Tribe collaborates on Bighorn rest area (06/22)
At the 139th anniversary of the Battle of the Little Big Horn Battle, thousands of visitors will throng to the third most popular tourist attraction in Montana.

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