Monday, August 19, 2002

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Trust duties still a major source of dispute, tribal sovereignty a focus of historic cross-country run, nuclear waste debate puts tribes in middle, and Native artists get major boost at New Mexico market....

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A federal appeals court on Friday upheld Clinton-era regulations that limit flights over tribal and sacred land in the Grand Canyon National Park of Arizona....


"I remember few events from the first years of my life, but Indian Market in those days has been imprinted on my mind's eye....


The 85th Crow Nation Fair is ending today after five days of dancing, drumming and more....


The Alaska Native Summit on Fish, Wildlife, Habitat and the Environment began on Sunday in Anchorage, Alaska....


"I have never been raped, but you don't have to be sexual assaulted to understand a violent act (verbal or physical) committed against you....


A fire in the village of Gambell last Thursday killed Anna Okhtokiyuk, a respected Alaska Native elder....


A funeral service was held on Friday for Glenn Godfrey, the first Alaska Native to reach the highest ranks of the Alaska state police....


The Seneca Nation and New York Gov....


The Mohegan Tribe of Connecticut held its annual Wigwam Festival over the weekend....


The Mashantucket Pequot Museum and Research Center in Connecticut has seen 1 million visitors pass through its doors since it opened four years ago....


The 81st annual Indian Market ended in Santa Fe, New Mexico, on Sunday. The event was expected to draw at least 70,000 to the city to see the works of more than 1,000 artists....


The Bush administration wants to create a national Indian energy office, Assistant Secretary Neal McCaleb said....


Members of the Crow Creek Sioux Tribe of South Dakota are asking Congress to place their debt-ridden tribal government into receivership....


Bush administration officials recently approved a massive land swap in Utah over the objections of Bureau of Land Management experts....


The Department of Justice spent more than $20 million to collect and analyze trust fund documents for the five named plaintiffs in the Cobell v. Norton lawsuit....


The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation will kick off its annual Schemitzun pow-wow on Thursday....