Once the Ho-Chunk people had vast lands upon which they planted corn, beans and squash and hunted deer and buffalo. Life changed after forced removal.
Access to health care has been a challenge for Native American veterans for decades, and they suffer some of the worst health outcomes
Tribes with treaty rights affected by the Keystone XL Pipeline continue to contest water permits fro the controversial project.
Republicans in Montana are once again trying to derail a long-awaited water rights settlement for the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes.
Nearly 7,000 soldiers of American Indian or Alaska Native descent are serving in the U.S. Army. Some got their start at West Point Military Academy.
Under pressure from Native and other community members throughout the past year, the Black Hills National Forest will be taking public comments about gold prospecting in sacred He Sapa.


An economic development corporation on the Pine Ridge Reservation is back in the news in connection with some allegedly fraudulent dealings.

Native American women are more likely to be murdered by men than white women, according to a report from the Violence Policy Center.

Two state senators in Nebraska, including the first and only Native lawmaker, are working to create greater awareness of Indigenous issues, culture and history.

Even as it was losing the fight to put a citizenship question on the 2020 Census, the Trump administration was running tests about it.

As authorities investigate the death of Ashlea Aldrich, Native women gathered to discuss the violence that plagues their communities.

After an end-of-year push that saw Indian Country's legislative agenda gain widespread attention thanks to a presidential tweet, more pro-tribal bills are being teed up for action on Capitol Hill.

The Trump administration waived environmental and other regulations on nearly one-quarter of Arizona’s border with Mexico last year to ease the way for border wall construction.

A young citizen of the Navajo Nation is suing a public school district and a teacher who allegedly called her a 'bloody Indian' in front of the entire class.

The Fourteenth Annual Red Lake Community Wellness Gathering took place at Red Lake Nation College in Minnesota.

The Missing and Murdered Diné Relatives Working Group is holding its next forum on January 14.

Some schools are working to preserve Native American culture by spending classroom time on languages and cultural traditions

The aunt of a Native woman whose body was found in a field on her reservation this week said Ashlea Aldrich’s gruesome death demonstrates the need for swift and aggressive action by tribal leaders to combat domestic violence.

Hearts of Our People: Native Women Artists is the first museum exhibition exclusively devoted to Native American women artists from the United States and Canada.

The Hopi Tribe is among the opponents of uranium mining on sacred lands in Arizona.

At least four candidates will be attending the Four Directions and Nevada Tribal Nations Native American Presidential Forum.

Ashlea Aldrich, a young mother, was killed in what her mother said was a crime of domestic violence.

Zonnie Gorman, a historian and daughter of an original Navajo Code Talker, will share her experiences at Montana State University.

As agricultural commodity prices suffer in President Donald Trump’s multi-fronted trade war, Montana farmers have received at least $114 million in payments in 2019.

The resilience of food production in the face of a changing climate will depend on both traditional ecological knowledge and Western science.

An Arizona company wants to build two massive hydroelectric projects on the Little Colorado River, threatening sacred tribal lands.

For Indigenous Peoples who have lived within their traditional territories for generations, music is a repository of ecological knowledge, with songs embedding ancestors’ knowledge, teachings and wisdom.

Native American adults are 50 percent more likely to be affected by obesity than non-Hispanic whites. They also are twice as likely as non-Hispanic whites to have diabetes.

They may have turned out the lights, but the party’s not over at the Navajo Generating Station and its affiliated Kayenta coal mine.

The Cheyenne River Youth Project threw its doors open to reservation youth on New Year’s Eve.

An opening prayer welcomes 75 Native American men and women from across the nation, gathered at a hotel to learn how to use tradition to heal from trauma – and to help others heal, too.

Researchers at Indiana University have been digitally preserving recordings of Native American songs made on fragile wax cylinders more than 100 years ago.

Time, distance and technology limitations are among the reasons Native Americans may be the most difficult demographic to count in the upcoming census.

As Native students bounced basketballs and veterans carrying flags lined up for grand entry, a documentary film crew took to the court to honor the late Rick Hill, a leader from the Oneida Nation.

An Indian Health Service dispute has escalated with a lawsuit and a prominent citizen of the Blackfeet Nation accusing the federal agency of putting the lives of his fellow people at risk.

Lawmakers split along party lines on a historic vote to impeach Donald Trump, making him just the third president to be impeached and the first while facing re-election.

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