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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.

Filed Under: National
Native Sun News: Indigenous Riders roar through reservations (08/11)
A small number of people with big hearts roared into Pine Ridge last week to provide a buffalo feed, stories, and some much needed relaxation to members of the community.

Filed Under: Environment | National
Oglala Sioux group runs 477 miles to protest Keystone XL plan (08/08)
About 20 tribal members ran across Nebraska to raise awareness about the environmental impacts of the controversial pipeline

Filed Under: Health
Winnebago Tribe looking to address deficiencies at IHS hospital (08/05)
The tribe was given a 14-page list of corrections, Chairman John Blackhawk said.

Filed Under: Environment | National | Politics
Support grows for trail to recognize forced march of Ponca Tribe (08/01)
The Chief Standing Bear National Historic Trail traces the forced removal and return of the Ponca Tribe to Nebraska.

Filed Under: Education | National
Ponca Tribe museum features headdress worn by Standing Bear (07/08)
The museum is inside a building that was constructed tribal members in 1936.

Filed Under: Health | Opinion
Editorial: Ponca Tribe makes strides in boosting health service (06/16)
Nebraska newspaper praises the Ponca Tribe for tackling behavioral health issues.

Filed Under: Health
Winnebago Tribe hopes to prevent Medicare cutoff at hospital (05/28)
Federal agency launched investigation after patient died last month.

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