Judge sides with DOI in dispute over Alaska Native village road (September 9, 2015)
Residents of King Cove say a road through the Izembek National Wildlife Refuge will save lives.
Wayuu Tribe upset with crackdown along border in Venezuela (September 9, 2015)
Some tribal members said they haven't been able to freely cross the Venezuela-Colombia border as promised.
Navajo Nation hosts Erin Brockovich after spill at Gold King Mine (September 9, 2015)
The environmental activist urged tribal youth to demand accountability from the Environmental Protection Agency.
Gabe Galanda: Republicans taking us back to the termination era (September 9, 2015)
If the Congress and White House align Republican in 2016, Indian Country will be hard pressed to stop any GOP enactment or re-enactment of draconian Indian policies.
Doug George-Kanentiio: The Native roots of Syrian refugee crisis (September 9, 2015)
Any Native person who knows their history can see the similarities between the massive influx of refugees into Europe from Africa and Syria.
Montana tribe takes control of dam within reservation boundary (September 9, 2015)
Republicans in Montana tried to scuttle the deal by making wild allegations about Turkey's involvement with Indian Country.
Sherman Alexie was fooled by White writer using Chinese name (September 9, 2015)
The 2015 edition of The Best American Poetry includes a poem by a White writer who submitted his work under the name Yi-Fen Chou.
Nez Perce Tribe hosts conference to combat violence and abuse (September 9, 2015)
Participants received training on ways to address sexual abuse against women and against children.
Grand Traverse Band holds memorial for first chair Ardith Harris (September 9, 2015)
Ardith 'Dodie' Harris, who died on August 1 at the age of 67, was the first and only woman to lead the Michigan tribe.
Leader of White Mountain Apache Tribe warns of financial crisis (September 9, 2015)
Chairman Ronnie Lupe said tribal employees are facing layoffs and pay cuts while the council refuses to reduce its own spending.
Lower Brule Sioux Tribe still struggling after death of chairman (September 9, 2015)
Vice Chairman Kevin Wright, who claims he is acting as chair, remains at odds with allies of the late Michael Jandreau.
Tule River Tribe focuses on culture and language at new school (September 9, 2015)
The Towanits School has enrolled 37 students from kindergarten through third grade.
Eastern Cherokees agree to purchase historic mound for $170K (September 9, 2015)
Some tribal leaders wanted to see an appraisal for the 12-acre property in Graham County, North Carolina.
Haskell University nearly finished with $4M in campus upgrades (September 9, 2015)
Students at the tribal college in Kansas can finally get Internet access in their dorm rooms.
Native Sun News: Northern Cheyenne Tribe shook up by violence (September 9, 2015)
A series of violent events in the last week has residents of the Northern Cheyenne Reservation shook up, worried and feeling threatened.
Native Sun News: Rosebud Sioux Tribe hosts 139th annual wacipi (September 9, 2015)
Rosebud Fair has had a long history of being a major stop on the pow wow trail.
202 630 8439 (THEZ)
Top Stories1. 'Ominous shadow' of President Trump looms over annual meeting of tribal leaders
2. Native Sun News Today: Student speaks out about racism in South Dakota school
3. Senate narrowly approves budget resolution without taking up pro-tribal provisions
4. House subcommittee takes up controversial American Indian Empowerment Act
5. Native Sun News Today: Tribes decry court ruling favoring Dakota Access Pipeline
MorePrevious: September 8, 2015
Next: September 10, 2015