President Obama selects Choctaw Nation as 'Promise Zone' (January 9, 2014)

President Barack Obama has selected the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma for a new anti-poverty program.

Column: Colville Tribes ax case against non-Indian anglers (January 9, 2014)

The Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation in Washington are asserting jurisdiction over non-Indian anglers but recently dropped charges against a couple who were cited for fishing on Lake Roosevelt.

Ute Mountain Ute Tribe kicks off reservation cleanup effort (January 9, 2014)

The Ute Mountain Ute Tribe of Colorado has started a reservation-wide cleanup campaign.

Canada disputes health care costs for disabled Native teen (January 9, 2014)

The Canadian government has spent more in legal fees than on health care for a disabled Native teen in Nova Scotia.

First Nations leaders call for plan to address youth suicide (January 9, 2014)

Native leaders are calling for a national action plan to address suicide among youth following the death of the son of a chief.

Wyoming Governor: EPA designation for tribes is 'unlawful' (January 9, 2014)

Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead (R) says Environmental Protection Agency shouldn't have approved treatment as state status for the Eastern Shoshone Tribe and the Northern Arapaho Tribe.

Jeff Grubbe: Agua Caliente Band aims for better community (January 9, 2014)

Jeff Grubbe, the chairman of the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians in California, responds to criticism of some of the tribe's recent legal maneuvers.

Hopi Tribe continues lawsuit over wastewater at sacred site (January 9, 2014)

The Hopi Tribe will be able to continue a lawsuit over the use of wastewater at the sacred San Francisco Peaks after the Arizona Supreme Court refused to stop the case.

Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes seek return of ancestral land (January 9, 2014)

The Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes are seeking the return of ancestral land in Oklahoma

Navajo Nation Council Speaker Johnny Naize faces removal (January 9, 2014)

Nation Council Speaker Johnny Naize is facing a removal effort.

Simon Moya-Smith: Few Natives asked to share views on TV (January 9, 2014)

Simon Moya-Smith laments the lack of Native people on television commentary, political and news programs.

Native Sun News: Yankton Sioux families eye compensation (January 9, 2014)

When Patricia Hopkins-Buechler was 16 years old, she remembers her life being shattered when her mother had to move here from White Swan.