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Tribes set to reclaim ancestral remains uncovered in Idaho
Environment | National

Tribes set to reclaim ancestral remains uncovered in Idaho (May 7, 2018)

The Shoshone-Bannock Tribes and the Shoshone-Paiute Tribes are set to reclaim ancestral remains of a young adult and a child.

Tribes seek to repatriate ancestral remains uncovered in Idaho
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Tribes seek to repatriate ancestral remains uncovered in Idaho (February 7, 2018)

The Nez Perce Tribe, the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes and the Shoshone-Paiute Tribes are seeking to repatriate ancestral remains uncovered in Idaho.

Shoshone-Paiute Tribes lay claim to ancestral remains uncovered in Idaho
Environment

Shoshone-Paiute Tribes lay claim to ancestral remains uncovered in Idaho (July 20, 2017)

The remains of a young adult and a teenager that were found in Idaho pre-date the arrival of Christopher Columbus.

President Obama signs Nevada Native Nations Land Act into law
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President Obama signs Nevada Native Nations Land Act into law (October 7, 2016)

Six tribes in Nevada will be regaining some of their ancestral territory under H.R.2733, the Nevada Native Nations Lands Act.

Lawmakers take action on Native youth and Indian Country bills
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Lawmakers take action on Native youth and Indian Country bills (September 29, 2016)

Four Indian Country bills cleared the Senate as lawmakers head into an extended break before the November election.

House passes land-into-trust bills for tribes in Nevada and Arizona
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House passes land-into-trust bills for tribes in Nevada and Arizona (June 8, 2016)

Six tribes in Nevada and another one in Arizona are closer to securing new trust lands thanks to action on Capitol Hill on Tuesday.

House takes up land-into-trust bills for tribes in Nevada and Arizona
Politics | Trust

House takes up land-into-trust bills for tribes in Nevada and Arizona (June 6, 2016)

H.R.2733, the Nevada Native Nations Lands Act, and H.R.2009, the ascua Yaqui Tribe Land Conveyance Act, are set for passage on June 7.

Senate approves bill to transfer federal lands to six Nevada tribes
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Senate approves bill to transfer federal lands to six Nevada tribes (April 14, 2016)

The Nevada Native Nations Land Act now awaits action in the House.

Non-Indian firms concerned about tribal contracting dispute
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Non-Indian firms concerned about tribal contracting dispute (January 3, 2014)

Non-Indian companies are hoping that the federal government's refusal to fully fund tribal self-determination contracts won't affect their industry.

BLM  weighs keeping      sacred site in Idaho   closed to climbers
Environment

BLM weighs keeping sacred site in Idaho closed to climbers (May 7, 2013)

The Bureau of Land Management might keep a sacred site in Idaho off limits to climbers. Climbing at Castle Rocks has been barred since 2003. In April, the BLM announced...

Terry Gibson, chairman of Shoshone-Paiute Tribe, passes at 52
National

Terry Gibson, chairman of Shoshone-Paiute Tribe, passes at 52 (April 8, 2013)

Terry Gibson, center, with other leaders of the Shoshone-Paiute Tribes. Photo © Shoshone-Paiute Tribe. Terry Gibson, the chairman of the Shoshone-Paiute Tribes of Idaho, died on Thursday. He was...

Shoshone Paiute Tribes challenge decision on land consolidation
Trust

Shoshone Paiute Tribes challenge decision on land consolidation (September 27, 2011)

The Shoshone Paiute Tribes are appealing a decision that bars them from consolidating land for economic development. The Bureau of Indian Affairs approved the transfer of 26 acres of an...

Former chairman of Shoshone-Paiute Tribes charged for  theft
Law

Former chairman of Shoshone-Paiute Tribes charged for theft (August 26, 2011)

The former chairman of the Shoshone Paiute Tribes has been indicted on theft charges. Kyle Prior is accused of using a debit card for personal use. At the time, he...

BIA changes mind on   Shoshone Paiute Tribes land consolidation
Trust

BIA changes mind on Shoshone Paiute Tribes land consolidation (August 10, 2011)

The Bureau of Indian Affairs has changed its mind on a land consolidation for the Shoshone Paiute Tribes. Stan Speaks, the director for the BIA's Northwest Region, approved a transfer...