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Quapaw Nation reaches settlement in long-running trust mismanagement case
Quapaw Nation reaches settlement in long-running trust mismanagement case (October 4, 2019)

After more than 17 years of litigation through three presidential administrations, the Quapaw Nation has emerged victorious in court.


'Vicious, murdering savages': Defense of Confederate symbol on state flag turns ugly
'Vicious, murdering savages': Defense of Confederate symbol on state flag turns ugly (March 21, 2019)

Efforts to redesignate a Confederate symbol on the Arkansas flag continue to go nowhere, with opponents going after tribes.


Quapaw Nation restores small portion of homelands in Kansas
Quapaw Nation restores small portion of homelands in Kansas (November 28, 2018)

It only took a few years the Quapaw Nation has restored 211 acres of its homelands in Kansas.


Indigenous Food and Agriculture Initiative names new director
Indigenous Food and Agriculture Initiative names new director (November 1, 2018)

Food sovereignty efforts continue to advance in Indian Country.


John Berrey: Congress can do what's right for Indian Country
John Berrey: Congress can do what's right for Indian Country (August 31, 2018)

The 2018 Farm Bill presents a rare opportunity for Congress to what is right for Indian Country.


Welcome to the Quapaw Nation: Tribal voters approve name change
Welcome to the Quapaw Nation: Tribal voters approve name change (August 13, 2018)

Citizens of the Quapaw Tribe didn't just re-elect their longtime leader when they went to the polls, they chose a new way to refer to themselves.


Quapaw Tribe heads to polls as chairman challenged by failed Trump nominee
Quapaw Tribe heads to polls as chairman challenged by failed Trump nominee (July 17, 2018)

The chairman of the Quapaw Tribe is up for re-election and his opponent is an unlikely one.


Quapaw Tribe goes to bat for Trump's embattled environmental official
Quapaw Tribe goes to bat for Trump's embattled environmental official (April 9, 2018)

With his job in jeopardy, the leader of the Environmental Protection Agency can count on at least one defender in Indian Country.


Quapaw Tribe expands agricultural efforts with processing plant
Quapaw Tribe expands agricultural efforts with processing plant (June 8, 2017)

The Quapaw Tribe is providing a full farm-to-table experience with its agricultural operations.


Quapaw Tribe secures EPA grant for cleanup of contaminated lands
Quapaw Tribe secures EPA grant for cleanup of contaminated lands (May 19, 2017)

Tribal territory in the northeastern part of Oklahoma bears the unfortunate distinction of being known as the worst Superfund site in the United States.


John Berrey: Indian Country's best nominee for the Supreme Court
John Berrey: Indian Country's best nominee for the Supreme Court (April 3, 2017)

Indian country has long sought a Supreme Court nominee like Neil Gorsuch.


Quapaw Tribe hosts groundbreaking for meat processing facility
Quapaw Tribe hosts groundbreaking for meat processing facility (August 29, 2016)

The $1 million plant will process beef, bison, and pork products and serve as a training facility for universities.


Tribal leaders in Great Plains welcome Hillary Clinton's experience
Tribal leaders in Great Plains welcome Hillary Clinton's experience (June 3, 2016)

Tribal leaders are embracing Hillary Clinton but rival Bernie Sanders has vowed to keep fighting until the Democratic convention in July.


Chairman of Quapaw Tribe endorses Democrat Hillary Clinton
Chairman of Quapaw Tribe endorses Democrat Hillary Clinton (May 24, 2016)

Chairman John Berrey said he's been a 'proud' Republican since 2002 but he won't be supporting Donald Trump.


Ten reservations account for biggest share of Cobell buyback
Ten reservations account for biggest share of Cobell buyback (April 17, 2014)

Landowners on 10 reservations stand to receive a large chunk of funds from the Land Buy-Back Program for Tribal Nations.