Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe drops appeal in Dakota Access lawsuit (April 28, 2017)

With oil set to flow in a couple of weeks, the tribe is focusing on reversing the Trump administration's approval of the pipeline.

Indigenous activists reclaim nation's capital in defiance of Donald Trump (April 28, 2017)

Indigenous activists are reclaiming the nation's capital as they push back against the Trump administration's environmental agenda.

Steven Newcomb: 'Picking Fights with the Gods' is a must-read for Native people (April 28, 2017)

Paul Gilk’s book is a must-read for any Native person looking to understand the origin of ‘civilization’ and its relentless assault on Native cultures.

Ute Tribe demands 'voice' as Donald Trump orders review of Bears Ears monument (April 28, 2017)

Ute leaders are taking on powerful interests as they seek to prevent the the Trump administration from undermining the new Bears Ears National Monument.

Senate panel takes up bill to bring AMBER Alert funding to tribes (April 28, 2017)

Sen. John McCain (R-Arizona) introduced S.772, the AMBER Alert in Indian Country Act, on March 29.

Whiteclay liquor stores must close temporarily amid court battle (April 28, 2017)

The stores near the Pine Ridge Reservation are being advised to stop selling liquor when their licenses expire over the weekend.

Arne Vainio: We lost a fluent Ojibwe speaker in Larry Smallwood (April 28, 2017)

When we lose an elder, we lose a library.

James Giago Davies: People tell me it's better to read about pets (April 28, 2017)

People tell me when I write about pets it is better than when I write about politics or religion.

Native Sun News Today: Runners from Standing Rock head to Ohio (April 28, 2017)

Sacred White Buffalo Calf Bundle Keeper Arvol Looking Horse lent his support to a relay ride and run to Ohio, where the backers of the Dakota Access Pipeline admitted to two drilling-related spills.