Mark Trahant: Trump's pick for Interior poses problems for tribes (December 9, 2016)
Washington Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers is President-elect Donald J. Trump’s choice to head the Department of the Interior.
Caleb Trotter: New law in Oklahoma hurts legitimate Indian artists (December 9, 2016)
Peggy Fontenot is owed congratulations, not condescending criticism, for being willing to stand up for her right to speak, and to earn a living without unconstitutional interference from the state of Oklahoma.
Judge won't rush ruling on Dakota Access Pipeline easement amid big changes (December 9, 2016)
The arrival of Republican Donald Trump and extreme weather in North Dakota are affecting developments in the #NoDAPL movement.
Brandon Ecoffey: Our reservation basketball coaches deserve better (December 9, 2016)
When writing about community news it gets very difficult to not be affected by the stories we are sometimes to forced to cover.
Lakota Country Times: Rosebud housing program wins top award (December 9, 2016)
The Sicangu Wicoti Awayankapi, which serves as the housing authority for the Rosebud Sioux Tribe, received a national award for developing electronic maps to improve services for tribal citizens.
Elizabeth Cook-Lynn: Maybe we can learn from our tragic history (December 9, 2016)
The Sioux Nation is in a war for its very survival and no one knows more than our war veterans what it means to make a decision to fight or make peace with enemies.
Native Sun News Today: More tribal citizens sign up for Medicaid in Montana (December 9, 2016)
The Medicaid expansion effort in Montana started in January 2016 and to date has gained 61,233 new clients, of which 14 percent or 8,299 are Indians.
Mike Myers: What Donald Trump's election means for indigenous nations (December 9, 2016)
For at least the next two years he and his Republican allies will have a virtually unfettered opportunity to attack our sovereignty, our rights, our resources, and our lands.
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