Salazar announces $500M in stimulus funds for tribes (April 27, 2009)
Interior Secretary Ken Salazar made his first visit to North Dakota on Saturday and announced $500 million in stimulus funds for Indian Country projects. The money comes from the American...
First Indian dentist recruits more into medical field (April 27, 2009)
George Blue Spruce (Ohkay Owingeh/Laguna), the nation's first American Indian dentist, has dedicated his life to making sure he won't be the last. Blue Spruce became a dentist in...
Jodi Rave: Chief Standing Bear journey for justice (April 27, 2009)
"Chief Standing Bear of the Ponca Tribe wanted to bury his son and be left alone. But, the seemingly simple request would lead Standing Bear and his people on an...
Kevin Abourezk: Tribes warned about insurance woes (April 27, 2009)
"The trustee for a bankrupt Grand Island insurance agency has warned policyholders of an affiliated insurance company they should seek new coverage. Thomas Stalnaker is the trustee for the bankrupt...
Doug Cuthand: Indian life, in typical America fashion (April 27, 2009)
"South of the border in Indian Country, things are happening as only they could in America. Producers of the ABC show, Wife Swap, are looking for a Native American family....
Winona LaDuke: Leech Lake braces for oil 'invasion' (April 27, 2009)
"Keep your children close, your inhalers in hand and don’t forget to stock up on drinking water, as a new pipeline is proposed for northern Minnesota. A set of corporations...
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