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Filed Under: National
Chickasaw Nation welcomes public to new community center (07/24)
The 15,000 square-foot facility is located in Ardmore.

Filed Under: Health | Opinion
S.E. Ruckman: Tribal members share frustrations on IHS care (07/24)
S.E. Ruckman writes about a meeting where tribal members shared horror stories about the level of service at the Lawton Indian Hospital.

Filed Under: National
Man in Alabama honors Yuchi ancestor with unique memorial (07/23)
Tom Hendrix, 80, never met his great-great grandmother but he grew up hearing stories about her life.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | National
James Garner, actor with Cherokee heritage, passes on at 86 (07/21)
Star of TV and film was proud of his tribal ancestry, which came from his mother.

Filed Under: Business
Case in Point: Citizen Potawatomi Nation develops an economy (07/18)
Researcher discusses how the Citizen Potawatomi Nation of Oklahoma built its economy.

Filed Under: Health | Law | National
IHS pays $29.5M to end contract dispute with Cherokee Nation (07/15)
The tribe won a unanimous decision from the Supreme Court in 2005.

Filed Under: Opinion
Dan Littlefield: Freedmen deserve Cherokee Nation citizenship (07/15)
Dan Littlefield discusses the controversy over Freedmen citizenship within the Cherokee Nation.

Filed Under: Opinion
George Wickliffe: United Keetoowah Band chooses its own path (07/14)
The United Keetoowah Band does not view the signing of the Act of Union as an event to celebrate.

Filed Under: Health
KGOU: Dolores Bigfoot from Indian Country Child Trauma Center (07/07)
KGOU talks to Delores Bigfoot about her work with the Indian Country Child Trauma Center.

Filed Under: Politics
Osage Nation holds inauguration for new chief and other leaders (07/03)
Geoffrey Standing Bear took the oath of office as principal chief and Raymond Red Corn was sworn in as assistant chief

Filed Under: National | Sports | World
Chris Wondolowski inspires youth of Kiowa Tribe to play soccer (07/02)
The U.S. Soccer Team got knocked out of the World Cup on Tuesday but Chris Wondolowski remains a hero to the Kiowa Tribe.

Filed Under: Health
Choctaw Nation and Chickasaw Nation sign agreement for clinic (07/01)
Choctaw Nation will manage clinic on its own under a new agreement.

Filed Under: Law
Cherokee Nation man being recognized as Champion of Change (06/27)
Daryl Legg helps find employment for ex-offenders.

Filed Under: National
Muscogee Nation World War II veteran Phillip Coon passes at 95 (06/26)
Coon was the last Indian survivor of the Bataan Death March.

Filed Under: Health
Chickasaw Nation set to welcome patients at new health facility (06/26)
New clinic is already providing services to tribal employees.

Filed Under: Politics
Disputed leader of Caddo Nation steps down as battle continues (06/26)
Anthony Cotter served as chair for a little over three months.

Filed Under: Opinion
Cara Cowan Watts: Cherokee people deserve open government (06/25)
Cherokee Nation Council member Cara Cowan Watts questions changes to freedom of information and government records laws.

Filed Under: National
NPR: Aaron Carapella creates tribal maps to change perceptions (06/25)
NPR talks to Cherokee map-maker Aaron Carapella about his creations.

Filed Under: National | Politics
Chickasaw candidate T.W. Shannon defeated in Senate campaign (06/25)
There won't be another tribal member in the halls of Congress anytime soon.

Filed Under: National
Kate Dawson of Cherokee Nation crowned Miss Teen Oklahoma (06/24)
Teen will compete for national crown in Washington, D.C., next month.

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