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Filed Under: National
Indian Times: Weekly recap of news affecting Oklahoma tribes (05/19)
Tobacco compact, Indian education, federal nominees and the minimum wage were in the news.

Filed Under: National
Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes set to increase minimum wage (05/16)
Hourly wage goes from $7.25 to $9 under resolution approved by tribal lawmakers.

Filed Under: Education | National
Colorado to consult with tribes for 1864 Sand Creek Massacre (03/18)
Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper (D) promised to work more closely with tribes as the 150th anniversary of the Sand Creek Massacre approaches.

Filed Under: Law | National | Politics
Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes continue long fight for return of land (03/10)
Leadership disputes have kept the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma in the news for the last couple of years but there's one issue that binds the community together -- the return of their ancestral land.

Filed Under: National | Politics
Land taken from Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes gets new project (02/05)
It looks like the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma won't be seeing the return of their ancestral land soon.

Filed Under: National
Indian Times: Review of news affecting tribes in Oklahoma (01/21)
Indian Times at KGOU recaps a week of news for Oklahoma tribes.

Filed Under: Politics
Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes elect rival sets of leaders (01/13)
Rival factions of the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma elected new leaders but the Bureau of Indian Affairs isn't recognizing either group.

Filed Under: Cobell
Indian beneficiaries who can't be located are owed millions (01/10)
The federal government can't located more than 30,000 Indian beneficiaries who are owed a portion of the $3.4 billion Cobell trust fund settlement.

Filed Under: Environment | National | Politics
Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes seek return of ancestral land (01/09)
The Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes are seeking the return of ancestral land in Oklahoma

Filed Under: Politics | Trust
BIA won't release funds for Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes per cap (12/05)
The Bureau of Indian Affairs is refusing to release funds to the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma due to an ongoing leadership dispute.

Filed Under: National
Cheyenne & Arapaho Tribes spend millions on elder services (11/22)
The Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma has spent $2.7 million on elders this year, Gov. Janice Prairie Chief-Boswell said.

Filed Under: Law | National
Interview with couple about Cheyenne-Arapaho marriage law (10/29)
VICE interviews Jason Pickel and Darren Black Bear, who will be getting married under the laws of the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes in Oklahoma.

Filed Under: Opinion
Amber Bighorse: Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes make history (10/28)
Amber Bighorse, the Lt. Gov. of the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma, discusses marriage equality.

Filed Under: Law | National
Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes draw attention to marriage law (10/25)
The Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes have drawn a lot of media attention for their non-discriminatory marriage law in Oklahoma.

Filed Under: Opinion
Editorial: Tribe leading way to marriage equality in Oklahoma (10/24)
With the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes in the news for its non-discriminatory marriage law, newspaper wonders when state of Oklahoma will catch up.

Filed Under: Law | National
Same-sex couple plans wedding under Cheyenne-Arapaho law (10/23)
A member of the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma is welcoming the public to celebrate his marriage to his partner.

Filed Under: Law | National
Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes recognize same-sex marriages (10/22)
The Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma recognize same-sex marriages.

Filed Under: Environment | National
Cheyenne-Arapaho elder shares tribal knowledge of tornadoes (08/09)
Gordon Yellowman Sr., an elder of the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma, shared some Cheyenne knowledge about tornadoes and storms with The New York Times.

Filed Under: National
Native Sun News: Student honored for suicide prevention work (07/30)
A member of the Southern Cheyenne and Arapaho tribe has been honored with an award that acknowledges his commitment to preventing suicide among Native American communities and his efforts at cultural preservation.

Filed Under: Law | National
Descendants of Sand Creek Massacre sue over treaty promise (07/11)
Four members of the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes are suing the federal government over a treaty that promised reparations for the November 29, 1864, Sand Creek Massacre.

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