Disputed leaders of Nooksack Tribe hit by new Supreme Court decision (April 27, 2017)

The jury is still out on the new sovereignty decision from the nation's highest court but it's already having an impact in Indian Country.

Interior Department announces $5.7M in tribal preservation grants (April 27, 2017)

Awards range from $27,240 for the Crow Creek Sioux Tribe to $57,505 for the Navajo Nation.

Gathering of Nations gets ready for annual powwow in new venue (April 27, 2017)

Thousands of dancers and drummers, along with tens of thousands of spectators, are flocking to New Mexico.

Dakota Access firm faces fines for two spills of drilling fluid in Ohio (April 27, 2017)

The spill occurred in connection with the same type of drilling that took place for the Dakota Access Pipeline.

Republicans seek to avoid shutdown with temporary spending bill (April 27, 2017)

The federal government might not shut down after all if Congress takes action before the end of the week.

Whiteclay liquor stores win surprise court ruling on liquor licenses (April 27, 2017)

A judge in Nebraska gave the owners a big victory, allowing them to continue selling beer near the Pine Ridge Reservation.

Indigenous activists make presence known for climate march in D.C. (April 27, 2017)

The indigenous bloc of events kicks off with a round dance at the Trump International Hotel.

Secretary Zinke lacks leadership team more than a month into job (April 27, 2017)

President Donald Trump has yet to announce his picks for Deputy Secretary, the Solicitor of the Interior or Assistant Secretary of Indian Affairs.

Albert Bender: Navajo family still waiting on justice for loved one (April 27, 2017)

Where is Justice for slain Navajo mother, Loreal Tsingine?

Mark Trahant: Senate candidate cites Standing Rock as 'awakening' (April 27, 2017)

James Singer is the first candidate to cite Standing Rock as the answer to the question, ‘why run?’

Ivan Star Comes Out: Why are we still dealing with racism today? (April 27, 2017)

An education process for Native people to help them to understand racism in America is in order.

Native Sun News Today: Battle over Whiteclay liquor just beginning (April 27, 2017)

Frank LaMere, who crusaded against alcohol sales in Whiteclay, Nebraska, for more than two decades, broke down into tears.