New eatery serves up Indian tacos and bannock burgers (July 21, 2015)
Neechie's Pizzeria & Taco opened to brisk business in Regina, Saskatchewan.
Tribes donate nearly $30K to Republican Sen. Jerry Moran (July 21, 2015)
The lawmaker was responsible for the Tribal General Welfare Exclusion Act and is pushing the Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act.
Indigenous peoples in South America and Australia linked (July 21, 2015)
The DNA was not found in other Native Americans so researchers believe it must have originated with a different group of ancestors.
Chickasaw Nation to induct four citizens into Hall of Fame (July 21, 2015)
This year's honorees include Thelma Ross, a 97-year-old tribal member who served as an administrator for the Navajo Code Talkers.
Pueblo trespassing dispute leads to federal court battle (July 21, 2015)
Non-Indian landowners are worried they will not able to access their homes at San Ildefonso Pueblo.
Crow Tribe and Lummi Nation at odds over big coal project (July 21, 2015)
The Crows wants to develop their coal resources but a tribe nearly a thousand miles away is posing hurdles to the project.
Wyandotte Nation opens convenience store and gas station (July 21, 2015)
The Turtle Stop II in Grove, Oklahoma, offers gas, food and other items 24 hours a day.
Oneida Nation hosts fundraiser for key Republican leader (July 21, 2015)
Rep. John Boehner (R-Ohio) will visit the tribe's Atunyote Golf Course for the August 6 event.
Nanticoke Lenni-Lenape Tribal Nation sues in New Jersey (July 21, 2015)
The tribe was recognized by the state in 1982 but Gov. Chris Christie (R) and his administration are questioning that status.
Appeals court sides with Pit River Tribe in sacred site dispute (July 21, 2015)
The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has once again revived a challenge to a proposed geothermal plant near sacred Medicine Lake.
Las Vegas Paiute Tribe eyes major development projects (July 21, 2015)
A hotel and conference center could be a draw for the new Tule Springs Fossil Beds National Monument in Nevada.
Navajo Nation Museum dubs second film in Dine language (July 21, 2015)
The cast for the dubbed version of Finding Nemo features 11-year-old Quinton Kien.
Group that claims Cherokee ancestry files for recognition (July 21, 2015)
The Southern Cherokee Tribe submitted a 79-pound application to the Bureau of Indian Affairs in May.
Indian youth face enormous economic and health obstacles (July 21, 2015)
In 2013, 37 percent of Indian children lived below the poverty level, according to the Kids Count Data Book from the Annie E. Casey Foundation.
Judge delays BLM's fracking regulation for another month (July 21, 2015)
The Obama administration sought the delay in order to respond to a lawsuit from the energy industry and four states.
Two men from Northern Arapaho Tribe shot while sleeping (July 21, 2015)
A non-Indian man has told authorities that he intentionally went looking for homeless people in order to kill them.
Mark Trahant: Alaska makes a big decision for Indian health (July 21, 2015)
Alaska’s new governor announced the expansion of Medicaid and this will significantly boost money for the Alaska Native medical system.
Lakota Country Times: Journey Museum hosts young artist (July 21, 2015)
The Journey museum in Rapid City is playing host to a young emerging Lakota artist.
Native Sun News: Rapid City police choose cultural advisor (July 21, 2015)
The commitment of the Rapid City Police to work towards a positive future in race relations in a city historically known for being racially divided was evident last week when Chief Karl Jegeris announced a new position within the department.
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