Port Gamble S'Klallam Tribe continues search for missing man (December 2, 2014)

Dean Harvey, 48, failed to return from a fishing excursion on November 25.

Ed Thomas: A new tribal-state relationship needed for Alaska (December 2, 2014)

The president emeritus of the Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes calls for a mew model of tribal-state relations.

PolitiFact: Does US Constitution owe debt to Iroquois nations? (December 2, 2014)

A meme circulating on social media sites claims the U.S. Constitution owes its notion of democracy to the Haudenosaunee Nations.

Sharlene Peone: IHS rations out health care to tribal members (December 2, 2014)

A member of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes is fighting the Indian Health Service over an emergency room bill.

Leaders of Chippewa Cree Tribe try to remove chairman again (December 2, 2014)

An outside attorney came all the way from Philadelphia to read a series of allegations against Chairman Ken St. Marks.

Smithsonian: The racist history behind Peter Pan's 'Indian tribe' (December 2, 2014)

Why does Peter Pan feature a tribe known as the Piccaninny?

Cherokee Nation upset by link to Washington team's foundation (December 2, 2014)

Chief Bill John Baker said the tribe would not have sponsored the event had he known of the involvement of the Original Americans Foundation.

Mashantucket Tribe to keep museum shuttered until May 2015 (December 2, 2014)

The seasonal closure is a first for the $193 million facility.

House approves bills for Hualapai Tribe and tribes in Nevada (December 2, 2014)

H.R.4924, the Bill Williams River Water Rights Settlement Act, and H.R.2455, the Nevada Native Nations Lands Act, passed by voice votes.

Alaska Native man hopes antismoking message reaches youth (December 2, 2014)

Michael George Patterson, who is Tlingit, is featured in a media campaigned aimed at American Indian and Alaska Native communities.

President Obama welcomes 12 tribal leaders to White House (December 2, 2014)

The tribal leaders represent 12 regions in Indian Country.

Dina Gilio-Whitaker: Sacred sites destroyed for observatories (December 2, 2014)

Native Hawaiians are fighting a telescope project atop a sacred mountain.

Mary Pember: Defining and dealing with our historical trauma (December 2, 2014)

Visiting a boarding school on the Bad River Reservation in Wisconsin.

VOA: Standing Rock Sioux Tribe focuses on education for youth (December 2, 2014)

President Barack Obama promised to focus on education when he visited the reservation this past June.

Vice President Joe Biden to address Tribal Nations Conference (December 2, 2014)

The vice president will focus on landmark provisions in the Violence Against Women Act that recognize tribal authority over non-Indian offenders.

Simon Moya-Smith: A new tale of 'discovery' of the Americas (December 2, 2014)

Did Muslim explorers really 'discover' America before Christopher Columbus?

Charles Trimble: Standing our ground -- Our moral obligation (December 2, 2014)

We profess that moral virtue; and we must walk the walk.