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Commerce Blog: Secretary Pritzker meets with tribes and youth Commerce Blog: Secretary Pritzker meets with tribes and youth (07/31)
When Secretary Pritzker declared that the Department of Commerce is 'open for business,' she meant that this agency would be on the side of all businesses across our country – including Native Americans.
Pacific Northwest tribes 'very worried' about future of salmon Pacific Northwest tribes 'very worried' about future of salmon (07/31)
Drought conditions, climate change and disease are threatening the existence of one of the most important tribal food items.
Alaska to recognize tribal domestic violence protection orders Alaska to recognize tribal domestic violence protection orders (07/31)
Attorney General Craig Richards issued a formal opinion that said the orders to not have to be entered into the state system to be valid.
Muscogee Nation activist dangled from bridge to stop oil ship Muscogee Nation activist dangled from bridge to stop oil ship (07/31)
Marty Aranaydo came down from the St. Johns Bridge in Portland, Oregon, after spending nearly 40 hours there in protest of energy development.
Tribes caught off-guard with mandate from Affordable Care Act Tribes caught off-guard with mandate from Affordable Care Act (07/31)
The Crow Tribe is facing a $1.5 million fine unless it provides health coverage to all of its governmental employees.
Federal murder charges laid for shooting on Crow Reservation Federal murder charges laid for shooting on Crow Reservation (07/31)
An 18-year-old non-Indian man is accused of killing a couple who was trying to help him after he ran out of gas.
Alex White Plume asks court for permission to plant hemp crop Alex White Plume asks court for permission to plant hemp crop (07/31)
Former U.S. Attorney Tim Purdon wants tribes to be treated the same as states when it comes to legalized hemp.
Isleta Pueblo welcomes Secretary Sally Jewell for school event Isleta Pueblo welcomes Secretary Sally Jewell for school event (07/31)
The tribe plans to emphasize culture and language by taking control of the elementary school on the reservation.
Lakota Country Times: Group seeks to boost Pine Ridge tourism Lakota Country Times: Group seeks to boost Pine Ridge tourism (07/31)
Millions of people visit South Dakota's numerous attractions every year but most bypass the Pine Ridge Reservation.
Native Sun News: Rapid City mayor denies claim of retaliation Native Sun News: Rapid City mayor denies claim of retaliation (07/31)
The newly-elected mayor cut the proposed $40,000 budget of previous years for publishing the City Council Meeting minutes in the Native Sun News.
Inmate charged with murdering Mississippi Choctaw man in jail Inmate charged with murdering Mississippi Choctaw man in jail (07/30)
Rexdale Henry, 53, was killed by a fellow inmate a day after he was booked, the county sheriff told The Neshoba Democrat.
Quapaw Tribe hosts relatives for annual language conference Quapaw Tribe hosts relatives for annual language conference (07/30)
Members of six tribes are meeting to discuss ways to preserve their closely-related languages.
Oglala Sioux Tribe on track to complete $16.5M nursing home Oglala Sioux Tribe on track to complete $16.5M nursing home (07/30)
The 51,000 square-foot facility near Whiteclay, Nebraska, will house 60 elders.
Shooting highlights racial tensions on Wind River Reservation Shooting highlights racial tensions on Wind River Reservation (07/30)
Two members of the Northern Arapaho Tribe were shot by a non-Indian assailant. One died and the other remains in serious condition.
Suspect in custody over deadly shooting on Crow Reservation Suspect in custody over deadly shooting on Crow Reservation (07/30)
Cooperation among multiple law enforcement agencies resulted in the arrest of a man accused of a double murder and a shooting.
Senate committee examines costs of substance abuse on tribes Senate committee examines costs of substance abuse on tribes (07/30)
Lawmakers and witnesses shared devastating statistics about the impacts of drugs and alcohol in Indian Country.
Senate Indian Affairs Committee delays action on land-into-trust Senate Indian Affairs Committee delays action on land-into-trust (07/30)
Indian Country is being urged to look at a new bill that would fix the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Carcieri v. Salazar.
Native Sun News: Keystone XL Pipeline protest draws big crowd Native Sun News: Keystone XL Pipeline protest draws big crowd (07/30)
A massive, new spill from a bitumen pipeline in the tar-sands oil fields of Alberta, Canada’s Athabascan territory fueled a series of pipeline protests by Native Americans and allies across South Dakota.
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe adopts banishment for drug dealers Standing Rock Sioux Tribe adopts banishment for drug dealers (07/29)
Anyone who has been convicted of trafficking in meth, heroin and other dangerous drugs faces removal "immediately" from the reservation.
Native Sun News: Rapid City trial ends with no defense witnesses Native Sun News: Rapid City trial ends with no defense witnesses (07/29)
The trial of Trace O’Connell ended abruptly on the morning of Thursday, July 23 before the supporters of the American Horse School could all file into the Performing Arts Center of Rapid City, South Dakota.
Community on Crow Reservation on lockdown due to shooting Community on Crow Reservation on lockdown due to shooting (07/29)
A county coroner is on the scene of a shooting in Pryor, Montana.
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.
Sen. Barrasso introduces another version of land-into-trust fix Sen. Barrasso introduces another version of land-into-trust fix (07/29)
S.1879, the Interior Improvement Act, includes some incentives for tribes that work with local and state governments.
Hillary Clinton refuses to answer questions about Keystone XL Hillary Clinton refuses to answer questions about Keystone XL (07/29)
The former Secretary of State and former U.S. Senator won't give a position on the controversial project.
Congress fails to provide funds to help tribes comply with VAWA Congress fails to provide funds to help tribes comply with VAWA (07/29)
The Violence Against Women Act of 2013 authorized $25 million over five years but none of the money has been made available to Indian Country.
Lakota Country Times: Youth come to Pine Ridge for 'Exposures' Lakota Country Times: Youth come to Pine Ridge for 'Exposures' (07/29)
Students from across the country came to Pine Ridge to share, to learn and to work together for the 14th annual program.
Tuscarora Nation returns to ancestral home in North Carolina Tuscarora Nation returns to ancestral home in North Carolina (07/28)
The tribe lived throughout the state until being driven out after a bloody war in the early 1700s.
Haskell students to study fracking on North Dakota reservation Haskell students to study fracking on North Dakota reservation (07/28)
Mary Iorio and Joshua Cunningham want to know how hydraulic fracturing has affected water supplies on the reservation.
Ponca Tribe reclaims small part of ancestral territory in Nebraska Ponca Tribe reclaims small part of ancestral territory in Nebraska (07/28)
The 230-acre property will be used for the proposed Chief Standing Bear National Historic Trail, the route that traces the forced removal of the tribe.
IHS hired physician who was sanctioned by Justice Department IHS hired physician who was sanctioned by Justice Department (07/28)
An 18-year-old member of the Navajo Nation was diagnosed with conjunctivitis and sent home with ibuprofen even though he displayed serious neurological problems.
Lakota Country Times: Oglala Sioux Tribe hosts war pony races Lakota Country Times: Oglala Sioux Tribe hosts war pony races (07/28)
Three Moccasin Park on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota was the site of the Oglala Lakota Nation Veteran’s horse races.
Indian Health Service discusses LGBT issues at 'historic' meeting Indian Health Service discusses LGBT issues at 'historic' meeting (07/28)
Acting director Robert McSwain said the agency is committed to serving the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and Two Spirit communities.
Native Sun News: Young artist wins top award at Native market Native Sun News: Young artist wins top award at Native market (07/28)
The Third Annual Gathering of People, Wind and Water, a Native art market and cultural celebration drew more than 4,000 visitors to the heart of downtown Rapid City.
War of words escalates on mine at sacred Apache site in Arizona War of words escalates on mine at sacred Apache site in Arizona (07/27)
Rep. Raul Grijalva (D-Arizona), the sponsor of the Save Oak Flat Act, is striking back at Rep. Paul Gosar (R-Arizona).
Eastern Pequot Tribal Nation won't drop federal recognition bid Eastern Pequot Tribal Nation won't drop federal recognition bid (07/27)
The tribe won favorable decisions during the favorable decisions during the Clinton and Bush administrations but saw defeat after an appeal from the state of Connecticut.

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