Tulalip Tribes prosecutor gets expanded authority under VAWA (July 15, 2014)

The tribe will work closely federal prosecutors on domestic violence matters.

Coeur d'Alene Tribe finds racist graffiti left on historical marker (July 15, 2014)

Someone wrote 'White Power' and 'Die Indians' on a sign on the reservation.

Oregon still working to rename dozens of 'squaw' place names (July 15, 2014)

Indian women convinced lawmakers to change the names but it's been a slow-moving process.

IHS pays $29.5M to end contract dispute with Cherokee Nation (July 15, 2014)

The tribe won a unanimous decision from the Supreme Court in 2005.

Sherry Cordova wins re-election as Cocopah Tribe chairwoman (July 15, 2014)

Incumbent leader has held the post for 18 years.

BIA orders city to vacate land that belongs to Nez Perce Tribe (July 15, 2014)

City claims it acquired disputed property in a trade with a non-Indian company.

Rep. Young offers explanation for inaction on land-into-trust fix (July 15, 2014)

The top Republican on the House Natural Resources Committee is calling the shots.

Audio: House Subcommittee on Indian and Alaska Native Affairs (July 15, 2014)

The Bureau of Indian Affairs embraced three bills while the Indian Health Service was more guarded about a forward funding bill.

Dine College on Navajo Nation to offer degree in tribal business (July 15, 2014)

Students are being accepted for the fall semester, with applications due July 18.

Mohegan Tribe continues efforts to diversify economic holdings (July 15, 2014)

The tribe is launching a digital office technology business.

Dan Littlefield: Freedmen deserve Cherokee Nation citizenship (July 15, 2014)

Dan Littlefield discusses the controversy over Freedmen citizenship within the Cherokee Nation.

Brian Pierson: Recent federal court rulings affecting Indian law (July 15, 2014)

Land claims, Indian status and land-into-trust are some of the issues in recent court cases.

Roger Birdbear: Return land at lake to individual Indian owners (July 15, 2014)

Roger Birdbear calls on the Army Corps of Engineers to return land around Lake Sakakawea to its original individual Indian owners.

Bill allows tribes to manage wild horse herds from federal land (July 15, 2014)

Some tribes have complained about wild horse populations on their reservations.

Garden City Group executive to testify at SCIA's Cobell hearing (July 15, 2014)

The firm has faced criticism for delays in the final payment from the $3.4 million trust fund settlement.

Clara Caufield: Broke tribe spends chunk of change on powwow (July 15, 2014)

I, too, love Pow Wow and am careful not to denigrate this wonderful tradition.