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Washoe Tribe again asks Congress for help with homelands
Washoe Tribe again asks Congress for help with homelands (September 5, 2018)

The Washoe Tribe is working to recover ancestral lands in northern Nevada.


Another slap in the face in Nevada? Yerington Paiute Tribe slams lack of consultation
Another slap in the face in Nevada? Yerington Paiute Tribe slams lack of consultation (June 8, 2018)

The Yerington Paiute Tribe continues to be left out of decisions affecting a polluted mining site in Nevada.


'A blatant slap in the face': Tribes oppose land transfer bill in Nevada
'A blatant slap in the face': Tribes oppose land transfer bill in Nevada (May 16, 2018)

The Yerington Paiute Tribe and the Walker River Paiute Tribe are slamming a land transfer bill that was drafted without their input.


Yerington Paiute Tribe plans medical marijuana dispensary and cultivation site
Yerington Paiute Tribe plans medical marijuana dispensary and cultivation site (September 14, 2017)

The Yerington Paiute Tribe is joining the medical marijuana industry after signing a compact with the state of Nevada.


Yerington Paiute Tribe sues owners of abandoned mine for millions of dollars
Yerington Paiute Tribe sues owners of abandoned mine for millions of dollars (September 8, 2017)

The Yerington Paiute Tribe is trying to hold the prior owners of an abandoned copper mine in Nevada accountable for polluting the environment.


Two tribes enter into first marijuana compacts under new state law in Nevada
Two tribes enter into first marijuana compacts under new state law in Nevada (August 3, 2017)

Nevada tribes, sensing big economic opportunities, are getting into the marijuana industry by following a successful model from a nearby state.


Nevada tribes welcome Superfund priority for abandoned mine
Nevada tribes welcome Superfund priority for abandoned mine (March 30, 2016)

The Anaconda Copper Mine is located near the Yerington Paiute Reservation and has contaminated wells with uranium, arsenic, lead and other toxic chemicals.


Yerington Paiute Tribe works with youth center to make changes
Yerington Paiute Tribe works with youth center to make changes (March 12, 2015)

The Silver State Academy, a facility for at-risk youth, will be required to maintain enrollment of less than 30 students.


Some youth removed at center on Yerington Paiute Reservation
Some youth removed at center on Yerington Paiute Reservation (March 5, 2015)

A private company operates the Silver State Academy, a facility for at-risk male teens.


Yerington Paiute Tribe reports another incident at youth facility
Yerington Paiute Tribe reports another incident at youth facility (March 3, 2015)

A fight and two fires broke out at a residential treatment facility for at-risk youth on the reservation.


Youth arrested at at-risk facility on Yerington Paiute Reservation
Youth arrested at at-risk facility on Yerington Paiute Reservation (December 9, 2014)

Several youth were reportedly arrested after a fight broke out.


Yerington Paiute Tribe opens doors to community center
Yerington Paiute Tribe opens doors to community center (May 23, 2013)

The Yerington Paiute Tribe of Nevada opened the doors to a new community center on the reservation. The 6,240 square-foot center features a 3,340 square-foot social hall, a 480 square-foot...