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Filed Under: Law | Trust
Village sues DOI over Oneida Nation land-into-trust documents (03/03)
The village of Hobart wants a wide range of documents for land on the reservation.

Filed Under: Environment | National
Mary Pember: Bad River Band wins as massive mine put on hold (03/03)
The mining debate helped create new and surprising alliances between tribal groups and local citizens.

Filed Under: Law
Supreme Court won't hear Stockbridge-Munsee Band land claim (03/02)
The tribe is the latest to fall victim to a trend that started with a Supreme Court decision that had nothing to do with land claims.

Filed Under: Law | National
Menominee Nation leader wants to move quickly on marijuana (02/20)
Craig Corn, a former chairman who serves on the tribe's governing body, will be attending the first-ever Tribal Marijuana Conference next week.

Filed Under: Politics
Ho-Chunk Nation leader won't seek re-election to second term (02/04)
President Jon Greendeer said he wants to spend more time with his family.

Filed Under: Education | National | Sports
College basketball player proud to serve as Native role model (01/28)
Bronson Koenig, a member of the Ho-Chunk Nation, is becoming a motivational speaker for Native youth.

Filed Under: Education | National
Lac Courte Oreilles Band joins immersion school with BIE school (01/20)
The Waadookodaading was facing financial pressures but will continue its mission to preserve the Ojibwe language.

Filed Under: National | Sports
Oneida Nation and Yakama Nation in football championship wager (01/16)
The Oneidas accepted a challenge from the Yakamas and some big stakes are on the table.

Filed Under: Canada
Doug George-Kanentiio: A 2015 update on the Iroquois population (01/06)
The determination of the Iroquois, among many other native nations, to endure defied the political, religious and cultural trends at that time.

Filed Under: Environment
Menominee Nation declares emergency due to flooding conditions (12/16)
Rising water levels in the Wolf River have led to flooding on the reservation.

Filed Under: Education | National
Lac Courte Oreilles youth represent tribe at White House meeting (12/10)
Preston and Niizhoo Sullivan sang for President Barack Obama and got to meet him.

Filed Under: Environment | National | Politics
Defense bill approves transfer of military site to Ho-Chunk Nation (12/08)
The tribe has been trying to acquire land at the former Badger Army Ammunition Plant since 1997.

Filed Under: Opinion
Mary Pember: Defining and dealing with our historical trauma (12/02)
Visiting a boarding school on the Bad River Reservation in Wisconsin.

Filed Under: Law
Authorities investigate fatal crash involving Bad River officer (11/25)
A 66-year-old woman died on the scene, according to the local sheriff.

Filed Under: Law | Politics
Lac Courte Oreilles Band questioned for get out the vote efforts (11/05)
The tribe provided free food and offered prizes at an election day wrap-up party.

Filed Under: Business | National
First location of Famous Dave's restaurant destroyed in blaze (11/04)
Dave Anderson opened the eatery just across the border of the Lac Courte Oreilles Reservation in 1994.

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: Opinion
Donna Ennis: Fond du Lac Band seeks to acquire burial grounds (10/27)
The Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa is looking to acquire a historic burial site at Wisconsin Point.

Filed Under: Business | Environment | Law
Wisconsin court to hear appeal over Oneida Nation waste plant (10/21)
The city of Green Bay says it had a valid reason to revoke a permit for the controversial waste recycling facility.

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Editorial: Address safety concerns about tribal hunts at night (10/20)
Newspaper urges caution as tribes move forward with deer hunts at night after winning a major treaty rights case.

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