Leech Lake Band celebrates groundbreaking for new high school (August 26, 2016)

The replacement Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig High School should be ready in time for the fall 2017 school year.

Ho-Chunk citizen Sharice Davids named as White House fellow (August 26, 2016)

Sharice Davids is an attorney, entrepreneur and mixed-martial arts enthusiast.

Mark Trahant: Native candidates face voters in Arizona primary (August 26, 2016)

The Arizona primary election is Tuesday and there are all sorts of implications for Indian Country.

Lummi Nation sends totem pole to #NoDAPL camp in North Dakota (August 26, 2016)

The 22-foot tall totem pole is traveling 5,000 miles to raise awareness of the impacts of fossil fuel development in Indian Country.

Cheyenne & Arapaho Tribal Tribune: Support and unity at Standing Rock Sioux Tribe's #NoDAPL camp (August 26, 2016)

On the reservation of Standing Rock Sioux there were over 2,000 people with one thing in common: stop the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline.

Sarah Sunshine Manning: #NoDAPL movement awakens our people (August 26, 2016)

What I immediately saw in the camps at Standing Rock was pure unity of humanity. Unity for Earth, and solidarity for life.

Dakota Access Pipeline lacks key approval to build at Lake Oahe site near reservation (August 26, 2016)

Work on the $3.8 billion Dakota Access Pipeline remains on hold in North Dakota amid legal and regulatory hurdles.

Leon Matthews: Off The Rez Ramblings heads back to Pine Ridge (August 26, 2016)

Off the Rez Ramblings returns to the Rez during the Oglala Nation Fair and Rodeo and it was great to see many of my friends and family.

Lakota Country Times: Oglala veteran pushed for Black Elk Peak (August 26, 2016)

Lakota elder Basil Brave Heart remains positive and pragmatic about the situation.

Jeffrey Whalen: Oglala Sioux Tribe continues to get nothing done (August 26, 2016)

It seems like nothing gets done throughout the entire council term except there is a lot of travel, a lot of bickering, and a lot of worthless meetings.

Native Sun News: Pine Ridge mother charged in beating death of 2-year-old son (August 26, 2016)

The family of Kylen T. Shangreaux, 2, whose lifeless body was found battered and bruised, would like to see changes in the way child custody cases are handled in tribal court.

Winona LaDuke: Corporate interests come to destroy our mother (August 26, 2016)

It’s 2016 and the weight of American corporate interests has come to the Missouri River, the Mother River.

Harold Monteau: Tribal lending industry facing major challenges (August 26, 2016)

The Tribal Lending Industry is now weathering a 'Perfect Storm' of Private Civil Litigation, CFPB enforcement actions and Criminal Indictments.