The tribe's 98,000-acre forestry project in Maine was the top generator of carbon credits in 2016.
The Maine tribe was working with a cannabis development company whose executives have landed in legal trouble in South Dakota.
The families of tribal members who were wounded or died during the war were presented with medals and eagle feathers.
Maine’s tribes need a relationship with the state just as the state can’t ignore the 8,000 tribal members who live here.
Stephen E. Crawford, 68, admitted he took more than $25,000 while serving as the tribe's environmental director.
A prominent coalition of activists, artists and at least one elected tribal leader joined a campaign aimed at putting an end to the controversial practice.
The tribe helped investigate the incident in which an estimated 96,000 gallons of raw sewage were released into the ground in a residential neighborhood.
November 14, 2015, marked the Fiftieth Anniversary of the beating death of Peter Francis a Passamaquoddy elder and World War II Veteran.
Stephen E. Crawford admitted he took about $25,000 while serving as the tribe's environmental director.
The council took action against Chief Fred Moore III after he suspended Vice Chief Vera Francis. Now she's in charge of the tribe.
A letter of intent was signed with a company that is helping the Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe of South Dakota develop marijuana.
Mary Creighton, 72, was hauled off to jail by tribal police after she started recalls against two top leaders.
A section of the Maine Constitution that requires the state to comply with pre-existing treaty and other duties does not appear in any of the printed versions of the document.
The Aroostook Band of Micmacs, the Penobscot Nation and the Passamaquoddy Tribe said their efforts to work with the state have failed.
The Penobscot Nation and the Passamaquoddy Tribe said their attempts to work with the state have been futile.
The state continues to assert jurisdiction over tribal fishing activities and attempts to resolve the impasse have been at a standstill.
The Penobscot Nation and the Passamauquoddy Tribe want to exercise jurisdiction over non-Indian offenders.
The Penobscot. Passamaquoddy, Maliseet and Micmac tribes are united in their opposition to the Skowhegan Indians.
The head of the Department of Marine Resources says that tribal members must comply with state laws.
The governor’s actions these past few days seem abrupt, like those of an angry child so quick to take away something that was given.
Imagine living in a nation where extermination of your race and culture has been official government policy — a country where vestiges of those policies linger.
The Passamaquoddy Tribe at Pleasant Point, the Aroostook Band of Micmacs and the Houlton Band of Maliseet Indians are actively discussing the matter.
Attorney General Janet Mills claims the Violence Against Women Act of 2013 does not apply to tribes in the state.
A pharmacy technician stole prescription pain medicine and shredded documents to conceal the theft.
The tribe says the $125 million project will destroy a lucrative elver fishery.
Charles Fourcloud, 59, admitted he stole $20,000 when he worked as the tribe's finance director.
Billy Nicholas won the chief's spot and his brother, Leslie, was elected vice chief. The third brother, Alex, won a seat on the council.
Clayton Sockabasin, who is running for re-election, was arrested June 4 after he failed a breathalyzer test.
Billy Nicholas is running for chief and brother Leslie is running for vice chief. Another brother, Alex, is seeking a seat on the council.
Obama administration officials will visit a school in Maine that is due to be replaced and another one in Minnesota that needs federal funds.
The Portland Press Herald wraps up its Unsettled series with a story about the need for a joint constitution for the Passamaquoddy Tribe.
The Portland Press Herald continues its Unsettled series with a story about questionable forest management practices within the Passamaquoddy Tribe at Indian Township.
The Portland Press Herald continues its Unsettled series with a story about business deals involving leaders of the Passamaquoddy Tribe at Indian Township.
The Portland Press Herald continues its Unsettled series with a story about accountability and law issues within the Passamaquoddy Tribe.
The Portland Press Herald continues its Unsettled series with a story about new leadership of the Passamaquoddy Tribe at Indian Township.
The Portland Press Herald continues its Unsettled series with a story bout the corruption indictment of Bobby Newell, a former leader of the Passamaquoddy Tribe at Indian Township.
The Portland Press Herald continues its Unsettled series with a story about the lack of a joint constitution for the Passamaquoddy Tribe.
The Portland Press Herald continues its Unsettled series with a story about the denial of voting rights within the Passamaquoddy Tribe.
State has claimed authority over tribal fishing activities.
State wants to determine standards for waters that run through reservations.
Former finance director admits he stole $20,000.
Tribe agreed to make back payments to 2006 and to make payments in the future.
Charles Fourcloud is accused of stealing about $20,000.
The former finance director for the Passamaquoddy Tribe at Pleasant Point in Maine has been charged in federal court.
The state of New York has charged several tribal members with poaching elvers.
The state of Maine continues efforts to impose fishing limits on the Passamaquoddy Tribe at Pleasant Point and the Passamaquoddy Tribe at Indian Township.
Tribal leaders are criticizing the state of Maine for abruptly pulling out of a fishing agreement.
The Passamaquoddy Tribe at Pleasant Point in Maine is working to improve the quality of water on the reservation.
Jamie Bissonette Lewey, the chairman of the Maine Indian Tribal-State Commission, discusses a fishing dispute.
The Passamaquoddy Tribe and the state of Maine are near a final agreement on elver fishing.
A man who was fired by the Passamaquoddy Tribe at Indian Township in Maine almost landed another job in Indian Country.
The Passamaquoddy Tribe at Pleasant Point in Maine is looking for a new water supply as tests confirm contamination in some wells.
The Passamaquoddy Tribe at Indian Township in Maine fired its finance director after uncovering his criminal past.
We write to you today to correct the record on a recently published article in Indian Country Today entitled Passamaquoddy Leaders Question Harper's Human Rights Judgement.
Charges were dismissed against three members of the Passamaquoddy Tribe of Maine who were accused of violating state fishing laws.
Members of the Passamaquoddy Tribe of Maine continue to exercise their fishing rights despite complaints from the state. The Passamaquoddy Tribe at Pleasant Point and the Passamaquoddy Tribe at Indian...
Letter writer says state of Maine should work with Passamaquoddy Tribe at Pleasant Point to resolve fishing dispute: I have the greatest of respect for all fishermen who struggle to...
Passamaquoddy tribal leaders said Maine Gov. Paul LePage (R) threatened to withdraw support for Indian issues in an ongoing dispute over elver fishing in the state. LePage called tribal leaders...
The Maine Marine Patrol seized nets from three Passamaquoddy fishermen on Sunday, escalating a battle over jurisdiction and sovereignty. The Passamaquoddy Tribe at Pleasant Point and the Passamaquoddy Tribe at...
Washington County in Maine claims it has the authority to tax property owned by the Passamaquoddy Tribe and its members. The county claims the authority under the Maine Indian Claims...