Supreme Court ruling emboldens tribes in another boundary case (March 25, 2016)
The Eastern Shoshone Tribe and the Northern Arapaho Tribe are defending their reservation borders in a long-running dispute with the state of Wyoming.
Tlingit and Haida Tribes win major decision in child welfare case (March 25, 2016)
The tribes can exercise jurisdiction over all parents of Tlingit and Haida children, even if those parents are not members, the Alaska Supreme Court determined.
ATF cites arson on Wind River Reservation in offering $10K reward (March 25, 2016)
The historic Shoshone-Episcopal Mission in Fort Washakie, Wyoing, was destroyed by the March 17 blaze.
Indian Country cheers on Ho-Chunk players in basketball playoff (March 25, 2016)
Two young members of the Ho-Chunk Nation of Wisconsin are making history on the basketball court.
Bureau of Indian Affairs develops contract support costs policy (March 25, 2016)
For decades, tribes were shortchanged of the additional costs they incur when they enter into self-determination contracts to manage federal programs.
Scott Parker: Book exposes massacre of Blackfeet village in 1870 (March 25, 2016)
On the subzero morning of Jan. 23, 1870, Major Eugene Baker led his troops into a Piegan village on the Marias River.
Tribes and states work together to monitor water after mine spill (March 25, 2016)
The Southern Ute Tribe, the Ute Mountain Ute Tribe and the Navajo Nation are preparing for the spring and summer runoff, which could release contaminants from the Gold King mine disaster.
Eastern Cherokees debate $92M family-friendly 'adventure park' (March 25, 2016)
The proposal dates back several years but it hasn't advanced to construction because the tribe has been focusing on other big-ticket items on the North Carolina reservation.
James Giago Davies: Racism holds power over our young people (March 25, 2016)
There used to be a grade school just west of K-Mart in Rapid City, E.B. Bergquist elementary. Before it was torn down it was over 51 percent Lakota.
Native Sun News: Indian artists create tipi for Wyoming museum (March 25, 2016)
Curators at the Jim Gatchell Memorial Museum were excited to erect a tipi, designed and inspired by Bilford Curley Sr., Northern Cheyenne elder and society man, and painted by Jim Starkey, Cheyenne River Sioux.
Carly McIntosh: The August 2008 day that changed my entire life (March 25, 2016)
Many people placed on Turtle Island have a hard time speaking out that they are one living with depression.
Peter d'Errico: Nooksack Tribe fuels bad stereotypes about courts (March 25, 2016)
Native government actions that undermine confidence in justice and fairness add fuel to anti-Indian forces.
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