Environmental Health News: Menominee Nation battles mining project (September 20, 2016)

Guy Reiter was an archaeologist before he was an activist. But the two merged after a dream six years ago.

Indian Health Service awards large contract in Great Plains Area (September 20, 2016)

The contract is worth $6.8 million for one year but could be extended to five years for a total cost of $100 million.

Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe tries to revive #NoDAPL complaint (September 20, 2016)

The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe filed the case but the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe wants to ensure its voice is heard as the fight continues.

Grand Traverse Band objects to settlement for oil pipeline spills (September 20, 2016)

The Michigan tribe is calling for a full environmental review of an oil pipeline that crosses through treaty territory.

Supreme Court weighs petition in case tied to racist NFL mascot (September 20, 2016)

The Washington team is hoping to secure a victory even before Native youth activists get a chance to make their case.

National Indian Taco Championship in Oklahoma on October 1 (September 20, 2016)

The first place winner will take home $1,500 and organizers plan to award $1,000 for the Indian taco deemed to be the 'People's Choice.'

National Museum of the American Indian displays unratified treaty in D.C. (September 20, 2016)

Treaty K, also known as the Treaty of Temecula, is going on public display for the first time in history.

Bill to protect tribal cultural property gains steam on Capitol Hill (September 20, 2016)

H.Con.Res.122, the PROTECT Patrimony Resolution, condemns the sale, transfer and export of tribal property.

Alex Jacobs: Scenes from Standing Rock resemble Selma in 1960s (September 20, 2016)

'For every person talking about #NoDAPL and #Standing Rock, nine are arguing over various media distractions.'

Grand Ronde Tribes yet to add descendants of chief back to roll (September 20, 2016)

The 86 descendants of Chief Tumulth won a major tribal court case more than a month ago.

Chairman of Standing Rock Sioux Tribe speaks at United Nations (September 20, 2016)

Chairman Dave Archambault II is bringing the #NoDAPL movement to the international stage.

Denver American Horse: Veterans column in the Lakota language (September 20, 2016)

Denver American Horse, a member of the Oglala Sioux Tribe, writes his weekly column in the Lakota language.

Native Sun News Today: Urban Indians lose emergency services at Indian Health Service facility (September 20, 2016)

For many Indians living in and around Rapid City, news that Indian Health Service would temporarily be closing their emergency room at Sioux San Hospital comes as a surprise.

Jeffrey Whalen: It's time for new leadership in Oglala Sioux Tribe (September 20, 2016)

It’s fast coming up on the new election term for the Oglala Sioux Tribe.

Native Sun News Today: Tribal citizens share bordertown stories (September 20, 2016)

The Montana State Advisory Committee to the U.S. Civil Rights Commission heard a number of heart-wrenching personal experiences from Native people.

Native man on bicycle leads police on short chase in Montana (September 20, 2016)

John Irvin Ironmaker might have been trying to live up to one of his tattoos: 'No Surrender.'