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Filed Under: Opinion
Carly McIntosh: Native name brings me closer to Mother Earth (07/27)
Being placed in between two native elders, I was close to being given my own traditional spirit name.

Filed Under: Canada | Opinion
Doug George-Kanentiio: Native snipers among world's deadliest (03/02)
The Native sharpshooter was able to disrupt field movements and cut the chain of command among the European trained armies with their bright uniformed and glittering metal rank adornments.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment
Interview: Ojibwe author David Treuer discusses latest novel (02/05)
"Prudence" focuses on Frankie Washburn, who returns to his ancestral home in rural Minnesota before heading off to serve in World War II.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment
Review: Ojibwe author David Treuer spins vivid tale in 'Prudence' (02/02)
Natural-born storyteller David Treuer spins a vivid, sorrowful tale at a lakeside resort and in a nearby reservation town in northern Minnesota.

Filed Under: Canada | Environment | Law
Canadian man cleared of federal charges in eagle feather case (01/15)
John P. Volpe is from the Nipissing First Nation but isn't enrolled in a U.S. tribe.

Filed Under: Environment | Law
Ojibwe tribes open swan hunting season on treaty-ceded land (11/04)
The season runs through December 31, or until 10 trumpeter swans are taken, whichever comes first.

Filed Under: Education
Public News Service: New school focuses on Dakota and Ojibwe (10/02)
The Bdote Learning Center is a new school in Minnesota that immerses students in the Ojibwe or Dakota languages.

Filed Under: Law | National
Al Jazeera: Four adopted Indian women discover their heritage (08/08)
Al Jazeera shares stories from women who discovered their Indian roots after being adopted.

Filed Under: Education | Technology | World
NPR: Relying on social media to keep Native languages alive (07/30)
NPR reports on efforts to keep Native languages alive on Facebook, Twitter and other social media sites.

Filed Under: Opinion
Winona LaDuke: Energy project threatens Ojibwe ricing tradition (07/07)
Activist Winona LaDuke of Honor the Earth explains the battle against pipeline through treaty territory in Minnesota.

Filed Under: Canada | Health
Ojibwe girl who refused chemotherapy won't be placed in care (05/20)
Ten-year-old Ojibwe girl has been relying on traditional medicine.

Filed Under: Canada | Health
Hospital reports Native family for using traditional treatments (05/15)
Children's Aid Society plans to meet with leaders of the New Credit First Nation to discuss treatment for 11-year-old girl who suffers from leukemia.

Filed Under: Opinion
Mary Pember: Ojibwe women pray for most polluted river in US (05/15)
Mary Annette Pember explains why Ojibwe women are walking the Ohio River.

Filed Under: Environment | Opinion
Mary Pember: Ojibwe women rise to protect the environment (04/23)
Mary Annette Pember discusses the connection between Ojibwe women and the environment.

Filed Under: National
Race relations council looking to boost efforts in border town (04/17)
The race relations council in Bemidji, Minnesota, is looking to revive its efforts.

Filed Under: Environment | Law
Ojibwe man from Canada charged for possession of wild animals (04/15)
Federal and state agents raided the home of an Ojibwe man from Canada who lives in New York.

Filed Under: Opinion
Sharon Day: Walking the water to protect our future generations (04/14)
Sharon Day, the executive director of the Indigenous Peoples Task Force, shares word of the 2014 Ohio River Walk.

Filed Under: Opinion
Sharon Day: Returning to a traditional Ojibwe value system (03/17)
Sharon Day, the executive director of the Indigenous Peoples Task Force, discusses traditional Ojibwe values of love, kindness, generosity, courage, honesty, wisdom, and being humble.

Filed Under: National | Sports | World
T.J. Oshie, Ojibwe, helps lead Olympic hockey team to early win (02/18)
T. J. Oshie led the U.S. Olympic team to a preliminary victory over Russia at the 2014 Olympics in Sochi on Saturday.

Filed Under: Sports
Community in Minnesota produces Ojibwe Olympic athletes (02/05)
A small town near the Red Lake Nation in northern Minnesota has produced eight Olympic athletes, including two Ojibwe stars.

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