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Filed Under: National
Navajo Code Talker Samuel Smith passes away at age of 88 (04/16)
Samuel 'Jesse' Smith, a Code Talker from the Navajo Nation, died on Monday

Filed Under: Environment | Law | National
Native Sun News: Standing Rock Sioux Tribe rejects military plan (03/27)
With an April 3 deadline looming for public comments on the military’s proposal to expand its Powder River Basin airspace training area in Indian Country, the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe has conditioned its permission on nothing less than total disarmament.

Filed Under: Environment | National
Native Sun News: Tribes question proposal to expand air training (03/24)
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is giving the public until April 3 to submit letters of comment on the military’s proposal to expand its Powder River Basin airspace training area over four Great Plains Indian reservations and adjacent ancestral lands.

Filed Under: National
Mescalero Apache Nation puts surplus housing units to good use (02/26)
The Mescalero Apache Tribe of New Mexico is putting surplus military housing units to good use.

Filed Under: National | Technology
Native Sun News: Suicides in military continue to escalate (01/20)
More active duty personnel in the U.S. military died by their own hand than in combat in 2012.

Filed Under: Politics
Rep. George Miller, Democrat of California, plans to retire (01/14)
After 40 years in office, Rep. George Miller (D-California) will retire at the end of the year.

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: Opinion
Sen. Thune: Honoring our Native American War Code Talkers (11/26)
On Wednesday, November 20th, Congress—in a long-overdue ceremony—recognized Native American code talkers from eight of South Dakota’s tribes with the Congressional Gold Medal.

Filed Under: Opinion
Harlan McKosato: Code Talkers receive long overdue honors (11/25)
Harlan McKosato discusses the importance of the Code Talkers and their Native languages.

Filed Under: National | Politics
Obama nominates Brad Carson, Cherokee, to top Army post (11/22)
President Barack Obama plans to nominate Brad Carson, a member of the Cherokee Nation, as Under Secretary of the U.S. Army.

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