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Filed Under: Education | National | Politics
Bill in Colorado restricts use of Indian mascots in public schools (03/24)
At least 10 schools in the state continue to use Indian mascots, nicknames and imagery.

Filed Under: Business | Environment
Southern Ute Tribe among biggest bidders in DOI lease auction (03/19)
The tribe's energy development arm won $59 million in leases in the Gulf of Mexico.

Filed Under: Business | Law | National
Ute Mountain Ute Tribe cites interest from marijuana industry (03/19)
The drug is legal for medical and recreational purposes in Colorado so developers are interested.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | National
Native News News: Ojibwe flautist shares message with music (03/04)
Musician and champion of causes, Anishinabe flautist Darren Thompson performed at the Dahl Arts Center and began recording his second album.

Filed Under: Opinion
Stanley Heller: Don't forget the Sand Creek Massacre in Colorado (02/27)
There has been an impressive amount of attention paid to the massacre around its 150th anniversary.

Filed Under: Law
Elderly member of Colville Tribes seriously injured in hit and run (01/29)
Isaac Wak Wak, who is in his 70s, was hit by a car as he was leaving the National Western Stock Show and Rodeo in Denver.

Filed Under: Environment
USDA Blog: Tribes document historic wickiup sites in Colorado (01/09)
Since 2003, the Forest Service has participated in the Colorado Wickiup Project to document historic aboriginal wooden structures in the state.

Filed Under: Politics
Southern Ute Tribe holds inauguration for chairman after run-off (12/16)
Clement Frost has served on the council for 35 years, including seven as chair.

Filed Under: Opinion
Ned Blackhawk: Remembering the Sand Creek Massacre of 1864 (11/28)
In terms of sheer horror, few events matched Sand Creek.

Filed Under: Opinion
Michael Allen: My ancestor took part in Sand Creek Massacre (11/26)
Editor at The Wall Street Journal shares his family's connection to the Sand Creek Massacre on November 29, 1864.

Filed Under: National
Smithsonian: Sand Creek Massacre of 1864 won't be forgotten (11/20)
A national historic site documents a 'crime scene' were upwards of 200 Cheyenne and Arapaho -- mainly women and children -- were murdered.

Filed Under: Opinion
Column: Cherokee people forged their own trail to the West (11/11)
History author discusses the less well-known but significant Cherokee Trail through Oklahoma, Kansas, Colorado and Wyoming.

Filed Under: Opinion | Politics
Mark Trahant: Native vote could tip races in Idaho and Colorado (10/17)
Could a Democrat steal a win in Idaho? If enough people vote for independent and Tea Party candidates, then, well, yes.

Filed Under: Business | Environment
Southern Ute Tribe invests $2B in big energy production system (08/28)
The Southern Ute Tribe of Colorado is expanding its energy production operations in the Gulf of Mexico.

Filed Under: Law
Law school in Colorado sets conference on sovereign immunity (08/26)
Indian law experts will discuss immunity in the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Health
Navajo band raises money for research into multiple sclerosis (08/08)
Signal 99's former bass player, Chuck Haven, suffers from the disease.

Filed Under: Health | National
Tribes participate in 400-mile journey from Colorado to Arizona (07/31)
The Running in Beauty for a Stronger and Healthier Navajo Nation takes runners through tribal lands in Colorado, New Mexico and Arizona.

Filed Under: Sports
CPR: Iroquois Nationals compete in world lacrosse tournament (07/16)
The sport that originated among the Iroquois has spread across the world.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Simon Moya-Smith: Mascot supporters use tired arguments (07/14)
Simon Moya-Smith wants to know what Indian mascot defenders tell their children.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment
PBS: Exhibit in Colorado features contemporary Native artists (07/02)
Native artists explore contemporary identities in Cross Currents exhibit.

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