Authorities link slaying of Salt River officer to Indian prison gang (August 15, 2014)

The tribal police force abruptly pulled out of an anti-gang task force earlier this month.

Cherokee Nation donates $80K to six domestic violence shelters (August 15, 2014)

The shelters provide services to Native and non-Native clients in northeastern Oklahoma.

Editorial: Getting excited for two Indian art markets in Santa Fe (August 15, 2014)

New Mexico newspaper is getting excited for two big events next week -- the Santa Fe Indian Market and the new Indigenous Fine Art Market.

Oneida Nation swears in women to four top leadership positions (August 15, 2014)

Women hold six seats on the council, including the chair, vice chair, treasurer and secretary positions.

Cow Creek Band gives to Democratic and Republican candidates (August 15, 2014)

The tribe donated $50,000 to Gov. John Kitzhaber (D) and $10,000 to state Rep. Dennis Richardson (R).

Coeur d'Alene Tribe allows megaload truck through reservation (August 15, 2014)

The state approved the shipment but didn't inform the tribe ahead of time, a spokesperson said.

Navajo Nation lawmaker seeks to reopen talks over surplus land (August 15, 2014)

Leaders of the Navajo Nation and Zuni Pueblo have been sparring for years about the division of the land.

Agua Caliente Band enters agreement for housing development (August 15, 2014)

The project includes 126 houses on a mix of trust land and fee land.

Chippewa Cree man sentenced to 7 1/2 years in corruption case (August 15, 2014)

Tony Belcourt admitted that he took bribes and accepted kickbacks when he served as CEO of a tribal corporation.

Republican blames Sen. Reid for holding Lumbee recognition bill (August 15, 2014)

The Obama administration supports the tribe but the bill has been in limbo for more than a year.

Secretary Jewell to visit Indian schools in Maine and Minnesota (August 15, 2014)

Obama administration officials will visit a school in Maine that is due to be replaced and another one in Minnesota that needs federal funds.

Mescalero Apache Tribe hopes to draw tourists with two zip lines (August 15, 2014)

Two zip lines -- including one that will take visitors at speeds nearing 60 mph -- will open in October.

Reviews: 'Dinosaur 13' portrays Cheyenne River man as a villain (August 15, 2014)

Maurice Williams contested the removal of a significant Tyrannosaurus rex specimen from his trust land.

Mark Rogers: Native hip-hop artist Supaman shares the positive (August 15, 2014)

Mark Rogers praises Native hip-hop artist Supaman for spreading positivity in music.

Native Sun News: WEWIN to honor entrepreneur Karlene Hunter (August 15, 2014)

A Lakota woman has been selected for honoring by an organization that celebrates and honors Native women.

Steve Russell: The third time is not the charm for the war in Iraq (August 15, 2014)

Steve Russell isn't happy about continued U.S. military action in Iraq.