Tribal opposition leads to delay on status of Yellowstone grizzly (January 12, 2017)
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has received more than 650,000 comments about protections for the sacred animal.
American Bar Association honors prominent Indian law attorney (January 12, 2017)
Thomas W. Fredericks, a citizen of the Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, has worked on tribal issues for nearly 45 years.
Bad River Band calls for removal of aging pipeline on reservation (January 12, 2017)
The Line 5 pipeline has been transporting oil through the reservation since 1953.
North Dakota tribe threatens to walk away from energy tax deal (January 12, 2017)
'We're not bluffing,' Chairman Mark Fox told lawmakers in regards to a new bill that changes oil taxation rates.
California county approves limits on marijuana near tribal lands (January 12, 2017)
The Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation asked for a 1,000-foot buffer zone.
Bill requires tribal consent for Yucca Mountain nuclear waste site (January 12, 2017)
The controversial nuclear waste repository, widely opposed in Nevada, could be revived by the incoming Trump administration.
Donald Trump's Energy nominee vows to stay away from Dakota Access Pipeline (January 12, 2017)
Former Texas governor Rick Perry has disclosed his financial interests in the companies backing the controversial pipeline.
Ivan Star Comes Out: We must speak Lakota to keep it from dying (January 12, 2017)
As Lakota educators, we must realize that despite the great promise shown by dictionaries and other works, our language is still dying.
Native Sun News Today: Legal fight continues over Dakota Access Pipeline (January 12, 2017)
While the permit is suspended, $1.4 billion of loans are on hold, and pipeline opponents are rallying for individuals to withdraw their money from accounts and a petition for bankers to cut their line of credit to the project.
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