County sheriff announces additional arrests of #NoDAPL resisters (September 28, 2016)

Social media lit up with reports of yet another confrontation in North Dakota.

Mary Annette Pember: Sheriff looking into reports of 'gunshots' fired at #NoDAPL gatherings (September 28, 2016)

Another day for Morton County Sheriff Kyle Kirchmeier to show his true colors as independent journalist Mary Annette Pember reports from the ground.

House approves national water bill without #NoDAPL amendment (September 28, 2016)

Lawmakers worked late into the night to address a water crisis but not the one being followed by Indian Country.

Seminole Tribe removes James Billie from chairman's position (September 28, 2016)

James 'Jim' Billie was previously ousted more than a decade ago but won his way back into tribal politics.

Native American Financial Services Association hires new director (September 28, 2016)

Gary 'Litefoot' Davis joins the organization amid heightened scrutiny of the tribal lending industry.

Peter d'Errico: Briefcase warriors must defend sovereignty of the original nations (September 28, 2016)

'The starting point for any Native litigation that deserves the name 'briefcase warrior' starts with the original free and independent existence of Native Nations.'

Field hearing scheduled on energy development in Indian Country (September 28, 2016)

The House Committee on Natural Resources will be meeting in New Mexico to discuss barriers to development on tribal lands.

Ute Tribe continues battle against 'modern day Indian land grab' (September 28, 2016)

Chairman Shaun Chapoose attended the White House Tribal Nations Conference and met with the White House Council on Native American Affairs amid the controversy.

James Giago Davies: Oceti Sakowin assert sovereignty once again (September 28, 2016)

We must gather in Washington as one people, and not allow one condescending word to be spoken by the government against our vital interest.

Lakota Country Times: Thank you ceremony honors Black Elk Peak (September 28, 2016)

As the late-morning sun slowly starts to warm the chilled mountain air some 80 Natives and non-Natives form a circle at the base of Black Elk Peak.

Native Sun News Today: Northern Cheyenne Tribe heads into election season (September 28, 2016)

The candidate list includes several incumbents, including the current President Llevando 'Cowboy' Fisher, currently serving his second term.

Mark Fogarty: Young Native journalists cover historic #NoDAPL movement (September 28, 2016)

'Coverage of the Dakota pipeline story by the mainstream media has been spotty and in some cases biased.'