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Quileute Nation holds annual Welcoming the Whales ceremony (04/11)
The Quileute Tribe of Washington held its 7th annual Welcoming the Whales ceremony this morning.

Leader of Lower Brule Sioux Tribe addresses Keystone XL letter (04/11)
A letter that ties the Lower Brule Sioux Tribe of South Dakota to the controversial Keystone XL Pipeline is only a contingency, Vice Chairman Boyd Gourneau said.

KPLU: Stillaguamish Tribe monitors fish after deadly mudslide (04/11)
The Stillaguamish Tribe of Washington is monitoring fish runs to determine whether there are any impacts from a deadly mudslide.

KUOW: Billy Frank Jr. still fighting for salmon and treaty rights (04/11)
Billy Frank Jr., the chairman of the Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission, is still fighting for salmon and treaty rights, decades after the fish wars in Washington.

Column: Moapa Band makes good deal for solar energy panels (04/10)
The Moapa Band of Paiute Indians in Nevada used a High Energy Cost Grant from the Agriculture Department to install solar arrays at a tribal business.

Audio: House Natural Resources Committee hearing on forestry (04/10)
The House Natural Resources Committee held a hearing this morning to discuss tribal forestry issues.

Lawmakers move quickly on bill to diminish reservation borders (04/10)
Wyoming's all-Republican Congressional delegation is moving quickly on a bill that would diminish the boundaries of the Wind River Reservation.

Radio: Tribes take over management of state parks in Oklahoma (04/10)
StateImpact Oklahoma checks in on the Osage Nation and the Chickasaw Nation to find out how they are managing state parks.

The Verge: Uranium mines leave toxic legacy on Navajo Nation (04/10)
A landmark settlement will bring $1 billion to the Navajo Nation to clean up abandoned uranium sites.

Native Sun News: Lower Brule Sioux Tribe linked to Keystone XL (04/10)
Critics of TransCanada Corp.’s proposal to cross Lakota Territory with the Keystone XL Pipeline revealed a paper trail April 3, which exposed the Lower Brule Sioux Tribe’s disposition to cooperate with the project.

Men charged for killing trumpeter swan on Flathead Reservation (04/09)
The Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes in Montana charged two men for shooting and killing a trumpeter swan on the Flathead Reservation.

House Natural Resources Committee sets tribal forestry hearing (04/09)
The House Natural Resources Committee holds an oversight hearing tomorrow on tribal forestry management.

Alaska plans to sue DOI over controversial road for Native village (04/09)
The state of Alaska plans to sue the Obama administration for rejecting a controversial road that would benefit a Native village.

Clara Caufield: Northern Cheyenne Tribe saw victories on energy (04/09)
As summarized in the first parts of this series, in about two decades, the Northern Cheyenne Tribe achieved major victories related to area coal development.

Moapa Band celebrates completion of $2.4M solar power project (04/08)
The Moapa Band of Paiute Indians in Nevada has completed a $4.2 million solar energy project.

Team to look for signs of Native massacre at hands of Russians (04/07)
A team of archaeologists, geologists and biologists will look for signs of a massacre of Alaska Natives in the Aleutian islands.

House Natural Resources Committee to hold markup and hearing (04/07)
The House Natural Resources Committee will hold a markup and hearing this week.

Native Sun News: Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe opposes megaloads (04/07)
In four recent incidents, tribal officials responded to grassroots pressure for stopping heavy-haul oilfield traffic over Indian reservation roads, prompting Cheyenne River Sioux Tribal Counselor Robin LeBeau to call on South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard March 28.

Al Jazeera: Onondaga Nation opposes plan to develop waste site (04/04)
The Onondaga Nation of New York is opposing plans to develop land that houses toxic waste.

Alaska rejects subsistence co-management with Alaska Natives (04/04)
The state of Alaska is rejecting a proposal to share management of subsistence resources with Alaska Natives.

Navajo Nation to see $1B from settlement for uranium cleanup (04/04)
The Navajo Nation will see $1 billion from a landmark settlement to address abandoned uranium sites.

Native Sun News: Rosebud Sioux Tribe vows to stop Keystone XL (04/04)
In what is being called an alliance of tribes, rural neighbors, and landowners, united in a prayer of protection for the land, a Spirit Camp is planned as a demonstration of the spiritual will of the people.

Lower Brule Sioux Tribe questioned over stance on Keystone XL (04/03)
The Lower Brule Sioux Tribe of South Dakota is being questioned over its stance on the Keystone XL Pipeline.

Northern Arapaho Tribe blasts proposal to diminish reservation (04/02)
The Northern Arapaho Tribe of Wyoming is criticizing a draft bill that would diminish the boundaries of the Wind River Reservation.

Blog: Tribes pressure Obama to reject controversial Keystone XL (04/01)
Tribal leaders are pressuring the Obama administration to reject the controversial Keystone XL Pipeline.

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