More than 150 people who were disenrolled say the Bureau of Indian Affairs has a duty to protect their rights.
Indian Health Service to reopen emergency room in South Dakota (July 14, 2016)
After seven months, nine deaths and five births in ambulances, the emergency room at the Rosebud Hospital will no longer be on diversion status.
Landowners on two reservations see $70M from Cobell program (July 14, 2016)
Landowners from the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes and the Quinault Nation are the latest to see offers as part of the Land Buy-Back Program for Tribal Nations.
The bill includes increases for the Bureau of Indian Affairs and the Indian Health Service but Democrats say it falls short of the true needs.
Morongo Band opens new office for First Californian Credit Union (July 14, 2016)
The California tribe hosted a grand opening for the flagship offices on Monday, July 11.
The NATIVE Act does something simple but lawmakers say it will help draw more people, and their dollars, to Native communities.
S.246, the Alyce Spotted Bear and Walter Soboleff Commission on Native Children Act, only needs to clear one more hurdle.
House committee approves land-into-trust bill for Chumash Tribe (July 14, 2016)
Only one lawmaker cast a vote against H.R.1157, the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Mission Indians Land Transfer Act.
Yakama Nation expects to see $30M in Cobell buy-back offers (July 14, 2016)
The reservation in Washington suffers from a high rate of fractionation, according to the federal government.
Seneca Nation sends delegation to Carlisle boarding school site (July 14, 2016)
Tribal members held sites at the site and visited the cemetery, where at least three young Seneca are buried.
Fort Peck Tribes accused of demanding 'Wino Round Up' in 2013 (July 14, 2016)
At least 31 people were arrested, detained and held without charges in deplorable conditions in July 2013, according to a lawsuit.
Three rifles removed from the site of the Wounded Knee Massacre by a non-Native woman have been sold at public auction for $137,000.
Native Sun News: First Nations Sculpture Garden ready for debut (July 14, 2016)
The First Nations Sculpture Garden is nearing completion and preparing for a tentatively scheduled public showing on September 15 in Rapid City, South Dakota.
Qristina Cummings: A 'Big Fat' and very offensive wedding show (July 14, 2016)
I wasn’t surprised that 'My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding' crossed this particular line and featured 'Native-inspired' headdresses and clothing.
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