A coronavirus scare at a grocery store on the Omaha Reservation forced a tribally-owned corporation to conduct an expensive deep cleaning of the business.
The National Congress of American Indians drove another nail into the coffin of its senior-most attorney following his ouster from the organization.
Once the Ho-Chunk people had vast lands upon which they planted corn, beans and squash and hunted deer and buffalo. Life changed after forced removal.
The race to lead the National Congress of American Indians is kicking into high gear as the nation's largest inter-tribal advocacy organization prepares for its biggest meeting of the year.
A non-Indian attorney who lost his job at the nation's largest inter-tribal advocacy organization is suing Indianz.Com, Indian Country Today and High Country News for writing about it.
History is being made as 11 candidates for president in 2020 are taking part in a forum focused solely on the concerns of Native Americans.
The 2020 Democratic presidential field is a crowded one. Some candidates are distinguishing themselves in Indian Country.
Ho-Chunk Inc., the economic development arm of the Winnebago Tribe, is the majority owner of a modular home building company.
The Winnebago Tribe will soon become the first Indian nation in Nebraska to start planting hemp.
Peace and justice activist Frank LaMere is being laid to rest on the Winnebago Reservation as Native leaders and allies celebrate his legacy.
The nation's oldest and largest inter-tribal organization has hired Kevin Allis, Forest County Potawatomi, as its first chief executive officer.
Tribes are paying close attention to a court case that they say will have a major impact on efforts to improve economic conditions in their communities.
With employment and economic opportunities growing, the Winnebago Tribe is ready to welcome more people to the reservation.
On the banks of the Missouri River, not far from where Lewis and Clark camped at the start of their long journey, one tribe is exploring new frontiers of its own.
Federal agents raided the reservation in what leaders of the Winnebago Tribe have called an attack on their sovereignty.
'Our goal is to create self-sufficiency by getting jobs and opportunity to our local tribal members,' an executive from Ho-Chunk Inc. says.
The Winnebago Tribe's economic development corporation is challenging the state of Nebraska.
The Winnebago Tribe's economic development corporation is battling the state of Nebraska in federal court.
The Winnebago Tribe is continuing its march toward self-sustainability in northeast Nebraska.
Three tribal citizens have been sentenced for the murder of a 32-year-old man on the Winnebago Reservation in Nebraska.
The Winnebago Tribe is making sure its food traditions stay alive with new generations.
The Winnebago Tribe’s efforts improve the health of residents have gotten some significant boosts.
The economic development arm of the Winnebago Tribe stands to lose more than $1 million in property thanks to the federal government.
Businesses owned by the Winnebago Tribe must turn over tobacco records to federal authorities, according to a new court ruling.
Indian Country may have been left out of Washington's new tax law but one program is opening up opportunities to tribes.
A raid on the Winnebago Tribe's tobacco operations has spawned a new lawsuit in federal court.
A delegation of leaders from the Winnebago Tribe educated lawmakers in Nebraska about the economic renaissance on their reservation.
Visitors – especially those from Indian Country – are often surprised to see how much new development has taken place on the Winnebago Reservation.
The leader of the Winnebago Tribe is firing back at federal and state officials in Nebraska, a day after federal agents raided the offices of the economic development corporation on the reservation.
Federal agents are investigating the tobacco operations of Ho-Chunk Inc., the economic development corporation of the Winnebago Tribe.
A new initiative on the Winnebago Reservation seeks to improve the health of residents in the northeast Nebraska community.
A company owned by Ho-Chunk Inc., the economic development corporation of the Winnebago Tribe, landed a $100 million contract with the Department of Commerce.
Ho-Chunk Inc. is investing in the Siouxland region, an area near the reservation that's home to many tribal members.
Members are upset about the loss of the $250 payment but youth benefited from a $300 clothing allowance.
Ho-Chunk Inc., the tribe's economic development corporation, was planning to move the building to the reservation.
The 200-acre Flatwater Crossing along the Missouri River would include housing, retail and public spaces.
John Blackhawk led the tribe for nearly 20 years during an unprecedented era of growth and opportunity.
Ho-Chunk Inc is now a 'major' shareholder in the bank.
Former director Keith Moore and former chief of staff Brian Drapeaux were singled out in an Office of Inspector General report.
Praise for Ho-Chunk Inc., the economic development corporation of the Winnebago Tribe.
All Native Solutions will provide furniture and equipment to the Defense Threat Reduction Agency.
Winnebago tribal member is being named Advocate of the Year by the Minority Business Development Agency.
The Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska welcomed a new business to its office building in Sioux City, Iowa.
The Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska is planning several improvement projects at its office building in Sioux City, Iowa.
Lance Morgan, the CEO of Ho-Chunk, Inc., and attorney Gabriel Galanda, discuss the benefits of the New Markets Tax Credit in Indian Country.
The Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska has acquired a majority ownership in an Internet startup.
The Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska has acquired a majority stake in the largest building in Sioux City, Iowa. Ho-Chunk Inc., the tribe's economic development corporation, plans to rename the 155,486...
"Lance Morgan posted a link on Facebook to a news story about his tribe’s new arena football team on Tuesday afternoon. Within two hours, a Native lawyer who had written...
The Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska has acquired a majority stake in an indoor football team. Ho-Chunk Inc., the tribe's economic development corporation, will relocate the Council Bluffs Express to the...
"The Ponca Tribe isn’t the only tribe fighting for its people’s economic welfare. Tribes across the country have begun establishing economic development organizations designed to start businesses that can help...
Authorities in New York are refusing to return tobacco products that a judge said were illegally seized from the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska. On June 18, Judge David Demarest ruled...
"On June 18, 2012, in a New York courtroom, in picturesque St. Lawrence County, a decision was reached in a legal matter that pitted belief against regulation, rural against urban,...
A business owned by the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska is waiting on the state of New York to return tobacco that a judge said was illegally seized. HCI Distribution purchased...
Authorities in New York must return tobacco products that were illegally seized from a business owned by the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska, a judge ruled. HCI Distribution hired a shipping...
"Two top U.S. Department of Agriculture officials visited a Winnebago, Neb. family Tuesday which transitioned from renters to home-owners with the help of a bevy of federal, state and tribal...
Lance Morgan, the head of Ho-Chunk Inc., the economic development corporation of the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska, spoke at the National Congress of American Indians midyear conference on Monday. Morgan...
"Ho-Chunk, Inc. and the Winnebago Tribe are probably one of the best-kept secrets in Siouxland. We have been quietly building a robust economy in Winnebago and are developing a variety...
In addition to providing jobs on the reservation, the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska is putting people to work around the globe. Ho-Chunk Inc., the tribe's economic development corporation, employs more...