BLM delays ruling on closing sacred Sho-Ban site to climbers (July 18, 2013)

The Bureau of Land Management has delayed a decision on closing a sacred site to climbers.

Tribal appeals court rules against fired Sauk-Suiattle workers (July 18, 2013)

A lawsuit that accused the Sauk-Suiattle Tribe of Washington of discriminating against non-Indians has been dismissed due to sovereign immunity.

Chukchansi Tribe requests zoning change for housing project (July 18, 2013)

The Picayune Rancheria of the Chukchansi Indians in California needs a zoning change for a housing development.

Editorial: Indian Country loses big leader in Gordon Belcourt (July 18, 2013)

Newspaper mourns the passing of Gordon Belcourt, the longtime executive director of the Montana-Wyoming Tribal Leaders Council:

Richard Gomez: Chumash Tribe battling epidemic of diabetes (July 18, 2013)

Richard Gomez, the vice chairman of the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians, discusses the tribe's war on diabetes.

Blackfeet Nation chair defends arrest over Facebook posting (July 18, 2013)

Blackfeet Nation Chairman Willie Sharp Jr. defended the arrest of a tribal member over posting made on Facebook.

Crow Tribe locates employee who had been target of search (July 18, 2013)

The Crow Tribe of Montana called off a search for a wildlife ranger after the man was located on the reservation on Wednesday.

Appeals court bars Roger Yankton as Spirit Lake Nation chair (July 18, 2013)

Roger Yankton was sworn in as chairman of the Spirit Lake Nation of North Dakota on Wednesday but a ruling from a tribal court of appeals blocked him from office.

Steven Newcomb: America treating its own people as threats (July 18, 2013)

Steven Newcomb discusses domestic surveillance and domination in the United States.

Native Sun News: Northern Cheyenne leader ousted from post (July 18, 2013)

After serving only eight months of a four-year term, John J. Robinson was removed as president of the Northern Cheyenne Tribe.