A new report reveals that chronic understaffing at the Indian Health Service denies patients quality care.
This big world can be a lonely place if you’re just waiting for it to end.
The Hiawatha Indian Insane Asylum was a continuation of a dark and devastating period in American history.
When state, federal and tribal governments work together, we have the opportunity to make real changes that will improve the lives of tribal members in our state.
Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation residents, who live at the center of oil fracking fields, were among the first critics of the Trump administration's environmental proposals.
An audit of the Indian Health Service, a water rights settlement for the Kickapoo Tribe and land for the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe are on the agenda on Capitol Hill.


A record number of Native Americans, including Native women, are seeking seats in the U.S. Congress. Here are the active candidates.

Native Americans are under-represented in clinical trials of new drugs, even when the treatment is aimed at a type of cancer that disproportionately affects them.

A simple change in federal law will help tribes address suicide in their communities, according to a bipartisan group of lawmakers.

We have survived and now we are searching through science and our ancestors for means to healthy lives, families and communities.

Native American reservations are experiencing an epidemic of suicide that is claiming the lives of countless young people.

The Mohawk people thrived until the need for cheap power led to the destruction of our homelands.

Nine people have admitted they misused health care funds that were provided to Omaha Tribe.

A new book digs into the paradoxes of American Indian diets most people don’t know.

The Indian Health Service still doesn't have enough doctors or nurses to meet its trust and treaty obligations.

Indian Country could see an influx of funding, so long as President Trump doesn't derail the bill.

The Department of Veterans Affairs does not have to reimburse the Gila River Indian Community for services provided to tribal veterans.

Native American communities are trying to grow their agriculture presence even larger to preserve their culture and traditions.

Students in Native communities are disproportionately affected by trauma.

For the first time in nearly a decade, Congress is close to passing a bill that funds a large number of Indian Country initiatives.

The Winnebago Tribe’s efforts improve the health of residents have gotten some significant boosts.

Women who receive abortions and the doctors that provide the service have frequently come under attack.

It might be that quiet kid in the back of the classroom or it might be a long distance runner.

Leaders of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe are wondering when the federal government will provide adequate health care on their reservation.

Native voters in South Dakota are making some big decisions in 2018.

LeeAnne Red Owl has been an addict for most of her teen and adult life. A horse helped turn her life around.

Native herbalists are doing more than just healing sore muscles. They are decolonizing herbalism.

The state of Wisconsin is promising not to interfere with the St. Croix Chippewa Tribe's hemp and CBD business.

Keely Purscell is the first registered yoga teacher on the Winnebago Reservation.

Abortion. Few words incite so much emotion, or conflict.

The stories of how we’re born are so important and give so much guidance to a child’s life.

Let’s pretend that we live in a world where it’s against the law to be fat, obese or overweight.

The chairman of the Quapaw Tribe is up for re-election and his opponent is an unlikely one.

Three Sioux tribes are asserting self-determination in order to take care of their own people.

With a new report highlighting the struggles facing Native mothers and their newborns, communities are turning to tribal traditions for support.

A bill that protects Indian Country from funding cuts but fails to stop the Trump administration's controversial reorganization is moving forward.

Salmon are at the center of ceremonies, art, and identity for tribes in the Pacific Northwest, Alaska, and California.