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Congress went on break last week but not before sending another pro-tribal bill to President Donald Trump.
Three Native women are seeking seats in the U.S. Congress. This might be the year for all of them.
The Trump administration is more than happy to promote drug busts in Indian Country but one tribe is striking back.
The Trump administration announced more than $70 million in school safety grants but fewer than five went to Indian Country.
Two tribal communities will be getting new schools thanks to the Bureau of Indian Affairs.
The Trump team is touting a tribal set-aside in the national Crime Victims Fund despite having little to do with it.
Cartoonist Ricardo Caté has turned his attention to politics and the environment.
Add Native Americans to the list of groups concerned about Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court.
Tourism in Indian Country is getting a big boost from the federal government.
One hundred years ago, 1,200 striking miners were rounded up by gunpoint and forced to leave their homes.
A Bureau of Indian Affairs police officer has taken nearly 17 pounds of methamphetamine and heroin off the market
A new bill in Congress is offering some hope for communities in New Mexico who land was supposed to be protected by treaty.
From Yvette Herrell in New Mexico to Paulette Jordan in Idaho, it's been a record year for Native women candidates.
A non-Native journalist visits a logged tribal-managed forest and finds a radiant garden.
A movement toward reconciliation is taking place after decades of divisiveness in New Mexico's capital city.
Voters in Oklahoma's 2nd Congressional District will make a historic choice this November, with two Cherokee citizens on the ballot.
A sacred object that was taken from the Pueblo of Zuni more than four decades ago will be returning home
Another Native woman is making history after winning her primary for a U.S. Congress seat in Kansas.
Native fashion designer Patricia Michaels is trying to get back on her feet after losing much of her work in a flood.
Secretary Ben Carson is making his first trip to New Mexico and tribal housing is high on his agenda.
A long-running event that celebrated the Spanish 'conquest' of New Mexico is finally ending following years of opposition from Pueblo tribes and activists.
The Trump administration will allow oil and gas drilling on ancestral territory in New Mexico despite pledges to seek additional views from tribes.
Redwolf Pope, a man described in the media as a 'tribal' or 'Native' activist, has been arrested on sexual assault charges.
Another Indian bill will be crossing President Trump's desk and it's one that seemed doomed just a couple of months ago.
The White Mountain Apache Tribe and two Pueblo tribes benefit from a bill that gained final approval in Congress.
A bill to help the White Mountain Apache Tribe with a water project and two Pueblo tribes with economic development efforts has been revived.
One Native Republican defended Donald Trump but other Native candidates were critical of the president's remarks about Russia.
Native Americans have been 'systematically denied access to fair representation' as a result of persistent barriers to voting.
Key lawmakers are looking into the Trump administration's controversial reorganization amid ongoing complaints in Indian Country.
One #NativeVote18 candidate in Kansas is facing the Trump machine while another has resurfaced in New Mexico.
A school on the Navajo Nation went without fire protection systems for more than a decade and the problem still hasn't been completely fixed.
The Navajo Nation has come up a pointed argument against the Trump administration's reorganization of the Department of the Interior.
A portion of the Santa Fe National Forest has been closed to geothermal development in order to protect tribal sacred sites.
Turquoise used by Native societies in Mexico did not come from the American Southwest as previously thought, according to a new study.
Deb Haaland is connecting with voters by linking her Laguna Pueblo background to her progressive Democratic campaign in New Mexico.
Indian Country witnessed history as Deb Haaland secured a commanding victory in her bid to become the first Native woman in the U.S. House.
Tribal leaders are hailing legislation to protect Chaco Culture National Historical Park from new energy development.
Developed over thousands of years, Native architecture can build climate resiliency.
A worldwide flu pandemic struck Indian Country hard, killing more than 2,000 Navajos and 600 Lakotas one hundred years ago.
How do you honor New Mexico’s colorful past without celebrating violent colonialism in racially charged festivities?
Tribal leaders are endorsing a bill that would prevent the Trump administration from allowing energy development on their ancestral lands in New Mexico.
As voters head to the polls in New Mexico, Deb Haaland is in a tight three-way race while Gavin Clarkson is still stirring controversy.
Two young Mohawk brothers who went on a college campus tour in Colorado ended up being stopped by police for being too quiet.
The first #NativeVote18 tests are in Idaho, South Dakota and New Mexico, with candidates running for Congress, state attorney general and more.
'In my spare time I would mess with computer programs to see what capabilities they had,' says Acoma Pueblo artist Jon Juanico.
Indian Country is breathing a sigh of relief as the nation's highest court has refused to hear a closely-watched tribal sovereignty dispute.
The tribal self-governance program, a key development in the self-determination era, is celebrating its 30th anniversary with some achievements.
Across sovereign governments, a group of Southwest tribes prepares to launch their own network.
As school teachers across the nation walk out in protest of inadequate funding, some in Indian Country found a way to cope with their below-average salaries.
The first ever Native Women’s Business Summit takes place April 13-14 in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
The Department of Homeland Security is expediting the construction of a border wall, acting on the campaign promises of President Donald Trump.
It took a lot longer than expected but Adolph Nagurski, a Code Talker from the Navajo Nation, has finally been recognized for his military service.
The top Indian education official in New Mexico was fired from her job last week.for unexplained reasons and no one wants to talk about it.
Congress has passed legislation that brings the Amber Alert system for abducted or missing children to Native American reservations, a move to prevent deaths like those of 11-year-old Ashlynne Mike.
A natural gas pipeline continues to operate illegally on Indian land in Oklahoma, a year after a federal judge ordered it to be removed.
Police officers from the Pueblo of Santa Ana responded to a girl's soccer game after a racially-tinged brawl broke out among players and parents.
More than 70 Native Americans are running for office across the nation and some are hoping to make history at the ballot boxes this year.
'It is so important for Native stories to be told by Native voices.'
Gavin Clarkson knows the value of hard work and education, having learned those lessons from his Choctaw father.
A special election in Pennsylvania is a good sign for Native American #NativeVote18 candidates running for office.