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Filed Under: Education | Law | Politics | Trust
Senate Indian Affairs Committee sets business meeting on bills (07/28)
Bills affect Native languages, land-into-trust for tribes in Montana, Nevada and Mexico and a governance issue for the Miami Nation of Oklahoma.

Filed Under: Opinion
Tim Giago: Lakota and Pueblo Indians on Pine Ridge Reservation (07/28)
We were all one big family of Lakota and Pueblo Indians living on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation thanks to the Texas ranchers who sent their cattle through New Mexico to Dakota Territory.

Filed Under: Law | National
Navajo Nation president calls for FBI probe of brutal murders (07/25)
Tribal leader wants to know whether attacks were motivated by race.

Filed Under: Law | National
Navajo Nation president to discuss brutal murders with mayor (07/24)
Attacks on Navajo homeless people are common, advocates said.

Filed Under: Law | National
Navajo Nation officials seek meeting in response to murders (07/23)
The victims have been identified as Allison Gorman, 44, and Kee Thompson, who was 45 or 46.

Filed Under: Law | National
Bail set at $5M for teens accused of murdering Navajo men (07/22)
Another Navajo man said his brother was one of the victims.

Filed Under: Law | National
Teens accused of killing homeless Navajo men in New Mexico (07/21)
A fellow Navajo man witnessed part of the brutal attack.

Filed Under: Politics
New Mexico governor hosts annual meeting with tribal leaders (07/18)
The meeting will be the first where the Fort Sill Apache Tribe has been invited.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | National | World
Navajo artist and Chinese artist collaborate for unique project (07/17)
Bert Benally and Ai Weiwei create 'Pull of the Moon' on the reservation.

Filed Under: Opinion
Marc Simmons: Mangas Coloradas was powerful Apache chief (07/14)
Marc Simmons looks at the life of Mangas Coloradas, one of the most powerful Apache leaders.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Law
Police officer aimed rifle at Pueblo artist Mateo Romero in mix-up (07/10)
A well-known Cochiti Pueblo artist was briefly detained and had a rifle pointed at him in a bizarre mix-up in New Mexico.

Filed Under: Environment | Law | Politics | Trust
Audio from Senate Indian Affairs Committee's hearing on five bills (07/09)
The bills address land-into-trust, mineral rights and water rights issues for tribes in Arizona, Montana, Nevada and New Mexico.

Filed Under: National
Town rescinds decision to change name of park for Indian fighter (07/09)
Kit Carson's name will still be used for the section of the park where he is buried.

Filed Under: Health | National
Tristan Ahtone: Navajo veteran returns from war a changed man (07/07)
Tristan Ahtone shares the story of Lonnie Al Watts, a Navajo Nation veteran who died last year at the age of 37.

Filed Under: Politics | Trust
Witness list for Senate Indian Affairs Committee hearing on bills (07/07)
Five bills affecting land-into-trust, mineral rights and water rights are on the agenda.

Filed Under: National
Young member from Mescalero Apache Tribe dies in drowning (07/02)
Keena Frizzell was an employee of the tribe's gaming facility.

Filed Under: Law
Jemez Pueblo woman sentenced to probation in theft from tribe (07/01)
Former employee admitted that she stole more than $18,000.

Filed Under: Health | Opinion
Yvette Roubideaux: Let's Move in Indian Country marks 3rd year (07/01)
Program celebrates birthday at Zuni Pueblo in New Mexico.

Filed Under: Cobell | Environment | National | Politics | Trust
Senate Committee on Indian Affairs plans four hearings in July (06/30)
Hearings scheduled on five bills, Cobell land buy-back program, Indian gaming and natural disasters.

Filed Under: National
City schedules another vote on park named after Indian fighter (06/27)
Leaders of Taos Pueblo said they should have been consulted about the new name.

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