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Filed Under: Cobell | National
DOI makes $9M in buy-back offers on Coeur d'Alene Reservation (12/17)
Offers were sent to more than 400 landowners. The deadline to accept is February 2, 2015.

Filed Under: Law
California supports non-Indian man in reservation boundary case (12/16)
A lawsuit in federal court seeks to exclude the tribe's lands in California from the reservation.

Filed Under: Cobell | National
DOI sends $1.5M in buy-back offers on Squaxin Island Reservation (12/10)
Offers were made to more than 600 landowners as part of the Land Buy-Back Program for Tribal Nations.

Filed Under: National
Three dead and eight injured in accident on Seminole Reservation (12/10)
The accident occurred after a tribal member struck and killed a 300-bear with her vehicle.

Filed Under: Environment | National | Politics
Great Plains tribes call for removal of land swap from defense bill (12/08)
The 16 tribes of North Dakota, South Dakota and Nebraska add their voices in opposition to the Resolution Copper mine deal.

Filed Under: Education | National
PBS: Interview with Secretary Jewell on BIE school reform plans (12/08)
The leader of the Interior Department discusses challenges facing Bureau of Indian Education schools.

Filed Under: Cobell | Opinion
Michael Connor: Making strides with Cobell land buy-back program (12/04)
An update on the Land Buy-Back Program for Tribal Nations.

Filed Under: Education | National | Politics
White House to host first-ever Tribal Youth Gathering next year (12/03)
President Obama is building on his visit with tribal youth on the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation this past June.

Filed Under: National | Politics
President Obama welcomes 12 tribal leaders to White House (12/02)
The tribal leaders represent 12 regions in Indian Country.

Filed Under: Trust
Special Trustee Vince Logan seeks nominees for advisor board (12/01)
Nine members will be chosen to advise the Special Trustee on management and reform issues.

Filed Under: National | Politics
Tentative schedule for White House Tribal Nations Conference (11/26)
President Barack Obama is expected to join tribal leaders on the afternoon of December 3.

Filed Under: Cobell | National
ICT interview with DOI deputy secretary on Cobell buy-backs (11/21)
Michael Connor, the second-highest ranking official at DOI, discusses the Land Buy-Back Program for Tribal Nations.

Filed Under: Cobell | National
DOI issues status report on Cobell land consolidation program (11/20)
After a year, the program is seeing an improvement in acceptance rates and will be expanding to more reservations.

Filed Under: Cobell | National
DOI official to give update on Cobell land consolidation program (11/19)
Some $225 million in transactions have been concluded since the effort started a year ago.

Filed Under: Law | National | Politics
ICT interview with Assistant Secretary Kevin Washburn at BIA (11/17)
Indian Country Today publishes part three of an interview with the head of the Bureau of Indian Affairs.

Filed Under: Education | National
GAO report questions spending at Bureau of Indian Education (11/14)
One school lost $1.2 million in federal funds in an apparent hacking incident.

Filed Under: Law | Trust
Navajo Nation to see payment for $554M trust fund settlement (11/06)
The tribe has been holding a series of public meetings to determine what to do with the money.

Filed Under: Cobell | National
DOI expects 30 percent response rate on Cobell buyback offers (10/27)
Some $298 million in offers were made on the Crow Reservation but only $102.9 million is available for actual purchases.

Filed Under: National | Opinion | Politics
National Congress of American Indians set to open convention (10/27)
Several Cabinet secretaries will be making appearances at this year's meeting in Atlanta, Georgia.

Filed Under: National | Politics
White House Tribal Nations Conference takes place December 3 (10/20)
President Barack Obama has held the conference every years since 2009.

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