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Filed Under: Environment | Politics
House Natural Resources Committee passes three tribal bills (11/21)
The bills affect an Alaska Native corporation, the Hualapai Tribe and the Ponca Tribe.

Filed Under: Opinion
Column: 1864 incident in Nebraska started the Great Sioux War (11/17)
Historian discusses an August 1864 attack that marked the start of a prolonged war between Sioux Nations and the United States.

Filed Under: Law
Nebraska court requires ICWA standard in custody proceeding (11/14)
The father, a member of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe, is trying to retain legal custody of his children.

Filed Under: Environment | National | Politics
Republican lawmakers vow to approve Keystone XL Pipeline (11/11)
President Barack Obama might not be opposed to a Keystone bill, The New York Times reported.

Filed Under: Politics
Larry Wright returns to chair's post at Ponca Tribe in Nebraska (11/06)
The new leader previously served two terms in office.

Filed Under: National
Lincoln Indian Center adopts permanent alcohol ban after party (10/21)
The decision will mean a loss of revenue for the center.

Filed Under: Business | Opinion
Editorial: Winnebago Tribe's business makes a big contribution (10/21)
Praise for Ho-Chunk Inc., the economic development corporation of the Winnebago Tribe.

Filed Under: Education | Law
Omaha Tribe links incident to dispute over reservation borders (10/08)
The bus was leaving a football game on Friday night when it was struck by something.

Filed Under: National
HUD awards $60M in community development grants to tribes (10/08)
The grants were awarded to 90 tribes in nearly two dozen states, including Alaska.

Filed Under: Business
Winnebago Tribe's company secures $6.5M government contract (10/03)
All Native Solutions will provide furniture and equipment to the Defense Threat Reduction Agency.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Column: Joba Chamberlain shares his life story through tattoos (10/02)
Joba Chamberlain, a member of the Winnebago Tribe who plays for the Detroit Tigers, explains the meaning of his tattoos.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Environment | National | Politics
Native Sun News: Harvest the Hope concert unites Keystone foes (10/02)
Cowboys and Indians; West coast and East Coast; brown and white; rich and poor; 8,000 people gathered on a farm owned by Art and Helen Tanderup in solidarity

Filed Under: National
Ponca Tribe takes down old headquarters and readies new home (09/30)
The new building is more than twice the size of the old headquarters.

Filed Under: National | Sports
Lincoln Indian Center bans alcohol after unruly tailgate party (09/25)
The policy change comes after a large crowd of fans got rowdy prior to last week's University of Nebraska-Lincoln football game.

Filed Under: National | Sports
Lincoln Indian Center official ticketed for unruly tailgate party (09/23)
The center's parking lot has been nicknamed The Rez by students from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Filed Under: Environment | Law
Omaha Tribe signs agreement with EPA to improve utility services (08/29)
The Omaha Tribal Utility Commission agreed to make about $1 million in improvements to drinking and wastewater systems and to its trash collection program.

Filed Under: Opinion
Mike Johanns: Retracing steps of great Ponca Chief Standing Bear (08/29)
An imprisoned Native American chief, an unlikely cadre of Nebraskans and a harrowing journey led to one of America’s earliest civil rights victories 135 years ago.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | National
Three Indian artists selected as NEA's National Heritage Fellows (08/22)
A Mohawk basketweaver, an Odawa quillworker and an Omaha singer will be honored next month in Washington, D.C.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Environment | National
Neil Young and Willie Nelson stage anti-Keystone benefit show (08/18)
The Harvest the Hope Concert will benefit Bold Nebraska, the Indigenous Environmental Network and the Cowboy Indian Alliance.

Filed Under: National
Kevin Abourezk: Lincoln Indian Center eyes $12M for new home (08/11)
Kevin Abourezk reports on plans by the Lincoln Indian Center to raise $12 million for a new building.

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