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Seminole Nation Code Talker Edmond Harjo passes away at 96 (04/10)
Edmond Andrew Harjo, last Code Talker from the Seminole Nation of Oklahoma, died last week.

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Seminole Nation pays respects to last Code Talker Edmond Harjo (04/07)
The Seminole Nation of Oklahoma laid one of its heroes to rest on Friday.

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Peter Matthiessen, author of Leonard Peltier book, passes away (04/07)
Peter Matthiessen, the author of In the Spirit of Crazy Horse and a staunch defender of imprisoned American Indian Movement activist Leonard Peltier, died on Saturday.

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Southern Ute Tribe mourning loss of Chairman Jimmy R. Newton (04/02)
Jimmy R. Newton Jr., the chairman of the Southern Ute Tribe of Colorado, died on Monday

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Edmond A. Harjo, Code Talker from Seminole Nation, passes away (03/31)
Edmond Andrew Harjo, a member of the Seminole Nation who served as a Code Talker during World War II, died this morning.

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United Keetoowah Band mourns passing of leader Charles Locust (03/26)
The United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians in Oklahoma is mourning the loss of Assistant Chief Charles Locust.

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United Keetoowah Band Assistant Chief Charles Locust walks on (03/24)
Charles Locust, the assistant chief of the United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians in Oklahoma, died on Saturday. He was 57.

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George Wasson from Coquille Tribe remembered for knowledge (03/21)
George Bundy Wasson, an elder from the Coquille Tribe who was killed on Wednesday, was remembered for his wealth of knowledge about Oregon's indigenous communities.

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Editorial: Ojibwe leaders showed commitment to communities (03/18)
Minnesota newspaper pays tribute to Eli Hunt, a late former chairman of the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe, and Eli Hunt, a late council member for the Red Lake Nation.

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David Yeagley, Comanche activist, passes away at age of 62 (03/14)
David Yeagley, a self-styled Comanche conservative activist who was a thorn in the side of Indianz.Com and many of its message board users, died on Tuesday

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