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The Nena Springs Fire started on a ranch near the Warm Springs Reservation and ended up burning more than 68,000 acres in Oregon.
The House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States is taking testimony on tribal homelands and tribal treaty bills.
Land bills for tribes in California, Minnesota and Washington, plus a bill affecting a disputed treaty in Oregon, are on the Capitol Hill agenda.
The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs will take testimony on bills affecting Indian education, treaty rights and tribal homelands.
Two wolf pups are growing up on the Warm Springs Reservation, in the shadow of iconic Mount Hood in Oregon.
Efforts to save the storied Kah-Nee-Ta Resort and Spa in Oregon have failed.
The Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs are planning to close a resort on the reservation and elders aren't happy about it.
A bipartisan group of lawmakers is hoping to clear up a cloud hanging over marijuana in Indian Country and in states across the nation.
A 15-year-old boy started a massive fire that endangered treaty and cultural resources along the Columbia River.
President Donald Trump will soon be getting another Indian bill to sign thanks to bipartisan action on Capitol Hill.
Two Pacific Northwest conflicts exemplify a union between tribal nations and anti-fossil fuel advocates.
Landowners from the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs are seeing nearly $3.7 million in offers for their fractional interests on the reservation.
The Port Gamble S'Klallam Tribe is joining the marijuana industry with the opening of High Point in Washington.
The House Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs will take testimony on three tribal self-determination and land bills on November 15.
Lawmakers from Oregon and Washington are calling on the Trump administration to honor the federal government's treaty and trust responsibilities.
The Trump administration has entered into the first new agreement since announcing a change in direction for the Land Buy-Back Program for Tribal Nations.
A total solar eclipse is coming to America on August 21 and viewing options exist in Indian Country.
The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs is taking testimony on bills affecting the Johnson O'Malley education program and several tribes in Oregon.
The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs meets on July 12 to consider bills affecting the Johnson O'Malley education program and several tribes in Oregon.
Amid widespread attention, federal prosecutors are planning to drop their case against Devontre Thomas, 19.
A year-old incident at Chemawa Indian School in Oregon led to a single charge against Devontre Thomas, 19, who graduated in May.
The 96-car train carrying crude oil derailed in the usual and accustomed fishing grounds of the Columbia River treaty tribes.
Sales are due to begin in early 2017 and there are plans to open retail locations off the reservation.
Nestle, the world's largest food company, wanted to tap into a spring in the tribe's treaty territory.
The world's largest food company wants to tap into a local spring and market the water but tribal members say the project threatens their treaty rights and way of life.
We’re committed to helping producers build strong farming and ranching communities, while helping them to manage their risks as they grow their business.
The tribe will be the first in Oregon to enter the marijuana industry and appears to have the blessing of the Bureau of Indian Affairs.
An appropriations bill advancing in Congress urges the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to complete plans for a new tribal village at The Dalles Dam.
Help might finally be on the way for four treaty tribes whose members are forced to endure substandard living conditions along the Columbia River.
The Warm Springs Forest Products Industries has been experiencing serious financial issues.
Another year cannot pass without action to improve living conditions and provide more housing for the people whose culture and heritage are at one with the majestic Columbia River.
The four Columbia River treaty tribes lost prime fishing sites due to the construction of dams between the 1930s through the 1970s.
An economic study predicted $173 million in net profits over seven years from a commercial marijuana facility.
The tribe retains a treaty right to gather huckleberries on public lands.
Marijuana is legal in Oregon for recreational use and the tribe might be able to enter the budding industry.
Former treasurer-secretary Jake Suppah claims the tribe is about to run out of money for key programs and for per capita payments.
The policy will be overseen by the new Tribal Employment Rights Office.
The tribe is part of a partnership with the states of Oregon, Alaska and Hawaii.
Northwest Public Radio reports on efforts by tribes to control the growing wild horse populations on their reservations in Washington, Oregon and Idaho.
John Lewis, the Democratic candidate for Montana's sole U.S. House seat, talked about his tribal heritage at a campaign stop on the Crow Reservation.
A sex offender who failed to register with the Warm Springs Tribes of Oregon has been arrested in California.
The Confederated Tribes of the Warm Springs Reservation have raised concerns about a megaload shipment in Oregon.
Turkey’s Agency for Cooperation and Collaboration is awarding $200,000 to the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs Reservation in Oregon.
A sex offender was arrested, then released, after leaving the Warm Springs Reservation in Oregon.
Officials with the Confederated Tribes of the Warm Springs Reservation in Oregon are looking for ways to improve the economy.
The Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs Reservation in Oregon are working to battle high rates of crime on the reservation. With a population of a little more than 5,000, the...
The House Subcommittee on Indian and Alaska Native Affairs held a hearing last Friday to discuss taxation of per capita payments. Prior to the hearing, the Internal Revenue Service issued...
Wildfires have been keeping tribes busy in Washington, Idaho and Colorado. The Yakama Nation of Washington said a fire caused by lightning has grown to 500 acres. A crew from...
"It was moving day last Thursday on the Middle Fork John Day River – not for human residents but for some 8,800 aquatic denizens, from threatened steelhead fish to spotted...
"Members of the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs have decided to spend nearly $11 million to build a new school. The vote was essentially a re-do of a referendum that...
The House voted 232 to 188 on Tuesday to pass H.R. 2578, a measure that includes provisions to allow Columbia River treaty tribes to kill sea lions that eat endangered...
Two young men from the Warm Springs Reservation in Oregon were sentenced for separate crimes. Ted L. Barney, Jr., 23, was sentenced to 18 years in federal prison. He pleaded...
"The Confederated Tribes of the Warm Springs is looking to open the skies above its reservation to companies that want to test Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, or drones. But those plans...
The Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs Reservation in Oregon are using a $5.6 million stimulus grant to open a telecommunications company. The tribe will provide phone service, high-sped Internet and...
The FBI is investigating a fatal shooting by a police officer for the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs Reservation in Oregon. Vernon Leroy Middleton, 22, was shot and killed during...
Tribes with treaty rights on the Columbia River support a bill that will allow them to lethally remove California sea lions in order to protect endangered salmon runs. H.R.964, the...