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Havasupai Tribe sees mixed victory in litigation to protect Grand Canyon from uranium
Environment | Law | National | Politics
Havasupai Tribe sees mixed victory in litigation to protect Grand Canyon from uranium (December 13, 2017)
The Havasupai Tribe and environmental groups saw a mixed victory as they seek to protect the Grand Canyon in Arizona from uranium mining.

Hualapai Tribe learns more about citizen who was killed on duty in Vietnam
National
Hualapai Tribe learns more about citizen who was killed on duty in Vietnam (June 27, 2017)
Michael Bruce Jones was only 20 years old when he was killed in action in Vietnam in 1968.

Carletta Tilousi: Havasupai Tribe threatened by uranium development
Environment | Opinion
Carletta Tilousi: Havasupai Tribe threatened by uranium development (June 26, 2017)
Please stand with us to put an end to mining uranium in our home, which has always been the Grand Canyon, tribal council member Carletta Tilousi writes.

Cronkite News: Havasupai students sue over failures in federal education system
Education | Law | National
Cronkite News: Havasupai students sue over failures in federal education system (January 23, 2017)
Nine students in the Havasupai Nation have filed a lawsuit claiming that agencies including the Bureau of Indian Education 'have knowingly failed to provide basic general education' to children in the remote area of Arizona.

Havasupai Tribe files lawsuit to protect water rights in Arizona
Environment | Law
Havasupai Tribe files lawsuit to protect water rights in Arizona (December 15, 2016)
The defendants include corporations that have engaged in uranium mining and other activities that draw water away from the reservation.

Cronkite News: Native voters face hurdles in exercising basic rights
National | Politics
Cronkite News: Native voters face hurdles in exercising basic rights (November 7, 2016)
It’s tough to give a poll worker your street address when you don’t live on a traditional street, but that’s just one of the challenges that Native American voters who live on a reservation can face.

Cronkite News: Tribes support more protections at Grand Canyon
Environment | National | Politics
Cronkite News: Tribes support more protections at Grand Canyon (April 27, 2016)
Tribal leaders joined Rep. Raul Grijalva (D-Arizona) urging President Barack Obama to designate 1.7 million acres around the Grand Canyon as a national monument, bypassing Congress in the process.

Mark Udall: Defend sacred waters from uranium development
Environment | Opinion
Mark Udall: Defend sacred waters from uranium development (October 14, 2015)
Today, four uranium mines operate within the watershed that drains directly into Grand Canyon National Park.

Arizona tribes back creation of new monument at Grand Canyon
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Arizona tribes back creation of new monument at Grand Canyon (October 14, 2015)
Stopping uranium development is a major focus of the proposed Greater Grand Canyon Heritage National Monument in Arizona.

Travel: Every member of Havasupai Tribe speaks their language
National
Travel: Every member of Havasupai Tribe speaks their language (September 4, 2015)
Havasupai remains the first language on the remote reservation in Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona.

Review: Conflict over Indian blood study in 'Informed Consent'
Arts & Entertainment
Review: Conflict over Indian blood study in 'Informed Consent' (August 19, 2015)
A play based on a controversial blood study involving the Havasupai Tribe of Arizona is running at the Duke on 42nd Street in New York City.

DeLanna Studi lands role in play on Havasupai Tribe blood study
Arts & Entertainment
DeLanna Studi lands role in play on Havasupai Tribe blood study (June 12, 2015)
Primary Stages in New York City will host 'Informed Consent' from August 4 through September 13.

Ute Mountain Ute Tribe demands action on uranium mill site
Environment
Ute Mountain Ute Tribe demands action on uranium mill site (May 7, 2015)
A community on the Utah portion of the reservation sits just three miles downwind from a uranium mill whose corporate owners are in a court fight with another tribe.

Native Sun News: Walk hits uranium mining sites on reservations
Environment | National
Native Sun News: Walk hits uranium mining sites on reservations (April 17, 2015)
Buddhist pacifists on a U.S. Prayer Walk for Peace and a nuclear-free future culminated a tour April 9 of Navajo and Hopi lands negatively impacted by uranium mining.

Havasupai Tribe still trying to regain control of domain names
Business | Law | Technology
Havasupai Tribe still trying to regain control of domain names (April 10, 2015)
An outside consultant has refused to transfer the names despite their importance to the tribe's tourism economy.

Chairman of Havasupai Tribe welcomes marijuana opportunity
Business | Law | National
Chairman of Havasupai Tribe welcomes marijuana opportunity (February 5, 2015)
The tribe's economy largely depends on tourism but marijuana could change that.

ASU News: First graduates of Indian studies master's program
Education
ASU News: First graduates of Indian studies master's program (July 25, 2014)
The first graduate of Arizona State University's American Indian Studies master’s program is Lorena Yaiva, who is Hopi and Havasupai.

Review: 'Informed Consent' shares Havasupai Tribe blood story
Arts & Entertainment
Review: 'Informed Consent' shares Havasupai Tribe blood story (April 29, 2014)
A review of Informed Consent, a play about a controversial blood study involving the Havasupai Tribe of Arizona.

Navajo lawmaker Joshua Lavar Butler announces run in Arizona
Politics
Navajo lawmaker Joshua Lavar Butler announces run in Arizona (April 29, 2014)
Navajo Nation Council delegate Joshua Lavar Butler announced his campaign for the Arizona Legislature.

NPR: Havasupai Tribe celebrates victory in blood study dispute
Education | Health | National
NPR: Havasupai Tribe celebrates victory in blood study dispute (April 25, 2014)
The Havasupai Tribe of Arizona celebrated Blood Victory Day this week.

Fronteras: Company postpones   uranium mine by Grand Canyon
Business | Environment
Fronteras: Company postpones uranium mine by Grand Canyon (November 7, 2013)
A uranium mine opposed by the Havasupai Tribe of Arizona is being delayed.

Fronteras: Arizona tribes fight uranium mine by Grand Canyon
Environment
Fronteras: Arizona tribes fight uranium mine by Grand Canyon (June 4, 2013)
Fronteras on tribal opposition to uranium mining near the Grand Canyon: Mining companies have recently tried a new strategy — going after ore deposits on state land. Clark explained the...

Fronteras: Havasupai  medicine woman heals more than tribe
Environment | Health
Fronteras: Havasupai medicine woman heals more than tribe (January 31, 2013)
"There are three ways to get to Supai Village -- by foot, by helicopter or by mule. We chose to walk the trail on a cold but sunny November morning....

NAM: Havasupai Tribe takes control of genetic material
Education | National
NAM: Havasupai Tribe takes control of genetic material (April 18, 2012)
"For Native Americans in need of good research on their persistent health issues, the troubling case of Arizona’s tiny Havasupai Indian tribe “put genetic research on the front burner,” stated...

Three Arizona tribes face loss of post offices under closure plan
National
Three Arizona tribes face loss of post offices under closure plan (July 28, 2011)
Three Arizona tribes will lose their local post offices under the the U.S. Postal Service closure plan. The Havasupai Tribe will lose the post office in Supai Village, at the...

Havasupai  Tribe earns treatment as state status from EPA
Environment
Havasupai Tribe earns treatment as state status from EPA (April 29, 2011)
The Havasupai Tribe of Arizona has received approval from the Environmental Protection Agency to develop water quality standards. The tribe won treatment as state status under Section 303 of the...

Editorial: Protect Havasupai  Tribe from   uranium mine  exploration
Environment | Opinion
Editorial: Protect Havasupai Tribe from uranium mine exploration (March 9, 2011)
"In July 2009, Interior Secretary Ken Salazar imposed a two-year halt to uranium exploration and mining on one million acres around the Grand Canyon. The moratorium was a much-needed timeout...

Arizona tribes to benefit from $33.6M in federal broadband funds
National | Technology
Arizona tribes to benefit from $33.6M in federal broadband funds (March 7, 2011)
Four tribes in Arizona will benefit from $33.6 million in federal broadband funds. The Tohono O'odham Utility Authority will receive $17.4 million to install at least two wireless towers and...

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