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House Natural Resources Committee passes three tribal bills (11/21)
The bills affect an Alaska Native corporation, the Hualapai Tribe and the Ponca Tribe.

North Dakota tribe in negotiations for pipeline to curb flaring (11/21)
An energy company needs permission to cross 1.8 miles of the reservation.

Bill Richardson: Indian Country feels effects of climate change (11/20)
A former Congressman, governor and Energy Secretary says Clean Power Plan will help tribes address the impacts of climate change.

USDA Blog: Youth from Angoon Tribe carry on their traditions (11/20)
Tribal members helped build a footbridge in the Tongass National Forest.

Greg Grey Cloud explains Lakota honor song after Senate vote (11/20)
Young activist was thanking the lawmakers who rejected a bill to approve the controversial Keystone XL Pipeline.

Crow Creek Sioux man arrested as Senate rejects Keystone bill (11/19)
Greg Grey Cloud, who was wearing a headdress, started singing loudly and was forcefully removed from the Senate gallery.

USDA Blog: California tribes work to maintain traditional foods (11/18)
The Karuk Tribe and the Yurok Tribe are working with the University of California and the U.S. Forest Service to maintain their traditional foods.

Native Sun News: Winona LaDuke addresses energy addiction (11/18)
Anishinaabe tribal member Winona LaDuke called for a 'transition from the tipi to the Tesla,' during a speaking engagement in the South Dakota state capital.

Rosebud Sioux Tribe slams House vote on Keystone XL Pipeline (11/17)
Rosebud President Cyril Scott said approval of the controversial project was an 'act of war against our people.'

Native Sun News: New food guide promotes tribal bison efforts (11/17)
Sustainable Harvest Alliance not only connects tribal bison ranchers with markets, it encourages environmental sustainability, humane livestock practices, and Native American cultural resilience.

House approves bills for Morongo Band and Native corporation (11/14)
Both measures passed by voice votes as lawmakers returned to work after the November election.

Obama dismisses claimed benefits from Keystone XL Pipeline (11/14)
The president said the controversial project won't create as many jobs or lead to lower energy costs, as supporters have claimed.

Earthquake 'swarm' seen near remote reservation in Nevada (11/14)
More than 800 tremors have been detected in an area near the home of the Summit Lake Paiute Tribe.

Law Article: New law requires tribal consultation in California (11/13)
Assembly Bill 52 requires tribal consultation on projects that affect cultural resources.

Fort Peck Tribes receive another herd of Yellowstone bison (11/13)
About 100 bison were finally transferred after a near-decade long wait.

House heads for vote on bill to approve Keystone XL Pipeline (11/13)
The Senate could take action next week as the bill turns into an issue in the run-off race for the Senate seat in energy-friendly Louisiana.

Native Sun News: Waste dump near Pine Ridge still contested (11/13)
An Oct. 31 judicial ruling moved High Plains Resources LLC a step closer to locating an unprecedented petroleum waste disposal site in Fall River County, adjacent to the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation.

Tribes oppose removal of grizzly bear from endangered list (11/12)
Tribes are worried that delisting will lead to state-sanctioned hunts.

10th Circuit considers Jemez Pueblo's claim to federal land (11/12)
The tribe claims ownership of land that is now a part of a national preserve.

Dry Creek Band announces $21M solar energy development (11/12)
The cost of the project is being picked up by tribal investors.

Republican lawmakers vow to approve Keystone XL Pipeline (11/11)
President Barack Obama might not be opposed to a Keystone bill, The New York Times reported.

Native Sun News: Sioux tribes intervene in Keystone review (11/11)
TransCanada’s Keystone XL Pipeline is up for a big fight in the heart of the Great Sioux Nation.

Danielle Masten: Water settlement threatens tribal rights (11/10)
The chairwoman of the Hoopa Valley Tribe explains opposition to the Klamath Basin Restoration Agreement.

Tim Ballew: Lummi Nation protects our land for the future (11/10)
The chairman of the Lummi Nation shares word of the award-winning Wetland and Habitat Mitigation Bank.

Native Sun News: Oglala Sioux Tribe shuts down illegal mine (11/07)
The land which is not owned by the tribe nor held in trust by the federal government lies in a jurisdictional grey zone.

Mark Fox wins election to lead energy-rich North Dakota tribe (11/05)
The incoming chairman has vowed to strengthen regulation of the oil and gas industry.

Residents appear to back return of mound to Eastern Cherokees (11/05)
The sample was small but 7 out of 12 people said the tribe should own the sacred site.

Ojibwe tribes open swan hunting season on treaty-ceded land (11/04)
The season runs through December 31, or until 10 trumpeter swans are taken, whichever comes first.

Gun Lake Tribe hosts summit to address importance of wolves (11/04)
Wolves are sacred in Potawatomi and Ojibwe culture and are considered relatives of humans.

Candidates for North Dakota tribe promise stronger regulation (11/04)
Members of the Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Nation are going to the polls today to choose a new leader.

USDA Blog: Skull Valley Goshutes look to prevent future floods (11/04)
The tribe hopes to protect its reservation from future flooding after surviving a natural disaster.

Moapa Band loses bid for $438M solar facility on reservation (10/31)
The project would have allowed an energy company to retire a coal-fired power plant next to the reservation.

NWPR: Tribes take steps to control growing herds of wild horses (10/30)
Northwest Public Radio reports on efforts by tribes to control the growing wild horse populations on their reservations in Washington, Oregon and Idaho.

County's letter on CSKT water compact talks stirs controversy (10/29)
The letter calls on the state to engage in negotiations 'free of racism."

Prairie Island Indian Community sues over nuclear waste rule (10/29)
After 20 years, the tribe is will waiting for the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to address the 'temporary' storage of nuclear waste next to the reservation.

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