Appeals court halts Dakota Access Pipeline work pending hearing (September 16, 2016)
A federal appeals court has handed a temporary victory to the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe as the #NoDAPL fight continues.
Sparring continues in #NoDAPL case as tribes seek halt to pipeline work (September 16, 2016)
A federal judge forced an apology out of the Obama administration for its handling of the #NoDAPL case as attorneys returned to court.
Johnny Rustywire: The 'angry one' took care of his Navajo family (September 16, 2016)
'His name was Hashke—it means angry and mad in the Navajo way of speaking.'
Moapa Band wins federal approval for another solar energy plant (September 16, 2016)
The Nevada tribe has almost completed one solar facility and two more are in the works.
Bronson Koenig hosts basketball clinic for youth at Standing Rock (September 16, 2016)
The college basketball star from the Ho-Chunk Nation is heading to North Dakota to show solidarity with the #NoDAPL movement.
Editorial: Making the Native vote count in the November election (September 16, 2016)
It is puzzling that we, American Indians, do not utilize the numbers we have in our favor when it comes to local, state and national elections.
Leon Matthews: Following the journey of becoming a Lakota chef (September 16, 2016)
I want to share the cultural changes to our foods and how they affect the people today.
Native Sun News Today: Rosebud group seeks to end 'apartheid' on reservation (September 16, 2016)
The annual meeting of the Cherry Todd Electric Cooperative will provide an opportunity to vote on three seats to be filled, and three tribal members are running for those seats.
Lakota Country Times: 'Empowerment' gathering turns out vote at Rosebud (September 16, 2016)
The Oyate For Fairness and Equal Representation will host a meeting in order to give Cherry Todd Electric Cooperative members an opportunity to meet Board of Director candidates.
Montana and Virginia tribes 'duped' with federal recognition bill (September 16, 2016)
Congress hasn't extended federal recognition to a tribe since 2000 but six tribes in Virginia and another in Montana think they have a shot this year.
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