California Tribal College names Blackfeet Nation citizen Billie Jo Kipp as president (September 21, 2017)

Billie Jo Kipp, the newly named president of the California Tribal College, has a lot on her plate as the institution builds a bigger future.

Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians choose Leonard Forsman as new president (September 21, 2017)

Leonard Forsman, the chairman of the Suquamish Tribe, is the new president of the Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians.

Democracy Now: Judges try to end legal defense program for #NoDAPL resisters (September 21, 2017)

Judges in North Dakota are seeking to end a program that allows out-of-state lawyers to represent the hundreds of people who were arrested for resisting the Dakota Access Pipeline.

Suquamish Tribe looks to address homelessness on reservation with tiny houses (September 21, 2017)

The Suquamish Tribe is taking a unique approach to homelessness on its reservation in Washington.

Grand Portage Band celebrates trust status for 145-acre island at Lake Superior (September 21, 2017)

The Grand Portage Band of Lake Superior Chippewa is celebrating a historic achievement by reclaiming its ancestral lands in Minnesota.

Navajo Nation plans to sue Trump administration to protect Bears Ears in Utah (September 21, 2017)

The Navajo Nation plans to file a lawsuit to protect the Bears Ears National Monument in Utah

Key Republican revives bill to strip Bureau of Indian Affairs of recognition powers (September 21, 2017)

A key Republican lawmaker is once again pushing a bill that requires all tribes seeking federal recognition to go through Congress.

Bill John Baker: Cherokee Nation shares more than $444K with public schools (September 21, 2017)

The Cherokee Nation is proud to provide additional financial assistance to public schools in northeast Oklahoma, especially during this era of declining budgets across the state.

Dakota Access enters settlement for 'unanticipated discovery' of tribal artifacts (September 21, 2017)

The wealthy backers of the Dakota Access Pipeline won't have to pay a fine in connection with the 'unanticipated discovery' of tribal artifacts in North Dakota.

Cronkite News: Republicans in Senate aim for vote on Obamacare replacement (September 21, 2017)

Sen. John McCain, a key vote in the failure of the last Obamacare repeal attempt, refused to say how he will vote on a new Republican bill to overhaul the nation's health care system.

Mark Trahant: Indigenous community in Dominica takes major hit from hurricane (September 21, 2017)

The Kalinago Territory in Dominica took a direct hit from Hurricane Maria, with all communications wiped out during the storm.

Mary Annette Pember: Native advocate can't trust Trump team due to instability (September 21, 2017)

What is the Trump team doing about the Indian Health Service, which has suffered from chronic mismanagement and underfunding?