The Lenape Indian Tribe owns just a half-acre of its homelands in present-day Delaware.
The discovery of a skull on a library shelf highlights the long history of treating Native ancestors as collector's items.
Pittsburgh was once called Fort Pitt, and at that fort, on September 17, 1778, the Delaware Nation signed their first treaty with the Confederacy of States.
The state's governor signed bills for the Lenape Indian Tribe and the Nanticoke Indian Association.
State lawmakers passed a recognition bill by unanimous margins this summer.
It’s good to hear that the Delaware Tribe of Oklahoma is ready to involve the public in its planning for a 90-acre site near Lawrence.
By 1854, they were persuaded to cede much of their land, with paltry sums in payment.
What has happened to our Lenape Nation with regard to our vast territory in lower New York, New Jersey, Delaware, and eastern Pennsylvania, is prototypical of the Doctrine of Christian Domination and Dehumanization.
A new set of tribal leaders dismantled one of the tribe's businesses and fired all of its employees after winning an election last November.
Hayden Layne Griffith is graduating from high school in Oklahoma today and will likely have to walk without her eagle feather.
Hayden Layne Griffith is due to graduate tomorrow and has been told she can't wear an eagle feather in her cap.
Hayden Layne Griffith, 18, wants to wear an eagle feather on her graduation cap next week.
This is not the first time an Oklahoma school district has prohibited a Native American student from demonstrating a sincere form of cultural and religious expression during one of life’s most significant occasions.
The Delaware Nation, the Delaware Tribe and the Stockbridge-Munsee Community are sending 15 youth to the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area.
Effective immediately, employees will make $8.50 an hour.
Robin Jean Bitseedy admitted stealing money from WCD Enterprises, a corporation charted by the Wichita Tribes, the Caddo Nation and the Delaware Tribe.
The acquisition of Manhattan is told from a Native point of view in a concert opera.
Two losing candidates said hundreds of absentee ballots weren't counted.
Chester Brooks won the position of chief in an election that saw a big shakeup in leadership.
Newspaper urges the Delaware Tribe to keep the community involved in development plans in Kansas.
The tribe owns about 90 acres near Lawrence but long-term plans haven't been determined.
Marc Simmons describes how the Delaware people were pushed out of their homelands and how some even ended up in New Mexico.
The Cherokee Nation and the Delaware Tribe signed an agreement regarding federal housing funds.
Several tribes were asked for their views on a $1.3 billion bridge project in New York and New Jersey as part of an environmental review process that observers say is outdated and cumbersome
Newspaper calls on Delaware Tribe of Oklahoma to keep lines of communication open as it makes a return to Kansas.
Lawrence, Kansas, Mayor Mike Dever plans to meet with leaders of the Delaware Tribe of Oklahoma as soon as Monday.
Officials in Lawrence, Kansas, voted to request a meeting with the Delaware Tribe of Oklahoma.
Steven Newcomb recounts a massacre of Lenape (Delaware ancestors) in New York in 1643.
The Delaware Tribe of Oklahoma hasn't submitted a land-trust-application for its newly acquired property in Kansas.
Indian Times at KGOU recaps a busy week in the news for Oklahoma tribes.
The Delaware Tribe of Oklahoma has acquired land in Kansas in an effort to re-establish a land base there.
The Delaware Tribe of Oklahoma is looking to relocate to Kansas. The tribe had a reservation in Kansas before being forced to move to Oklahoma in the 1800s. "We're still...
Republican Scott Brown again attacked Democrat Elizabeth Warren about her claims of Indian ancestry at their second debate on Monday night. Brown said Warren considered herself to be "white until...
"Sen. Scott Brown (R-Mass.) has focused his campaign’s attention back on the self-proclaimed Native American heritage of his Democratic challenger, Harvard Law School professor Elizabeth Warren, who listed herself as...
Elizabeth Warren, the Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate in Massachusetts, is coming under attack again over her claims of Indian ancestry. Warren, who grew up in Oklahoma, has claimed Cherokee...
Elizabeth Warren, the Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate in Massachusetts, defended her claims of Indian ancestry in what has been called a very tense debate with incumbent Scott Brown. Warren,...
The Delaware Tribe of Oklahoma is considering changes in how its manages its trust fund, The Native Times reports. The tribe withdrew its money from the Interior Department and placed...
"The last chief of the Delaware Indians, Charles Journeycake, was born in Ontario -- not Canada but Ontario, Ohio. In that sentence lies several "facts" that must be qualified before...
Elizabeth Warren, a Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate in Massachusetts, has a Cherokee ancestor, according to a genealogist. Warren's great-great-great grandmother is listed as Cherokee on an 1894 document, The...
"State lawmakers today found themselves asked to determine exactly who should be considered Native American. Supporters of three “remnant” tribes say federal dollars and cultural identity are at stake. Kingsport...
The Delaware Nation of Oklahoma is building a home for green energy businesses. The tribe paid $3 million for a 250,000 square-foot building in Anadarko. After $1 million in renovations,...
Three tribes in Oklahoma were eager to accept leftover mobile homes from the Federal Emergency Management Agency and some will take more if they become available. The Absentee Shawnee Tribe,...
The Delaware Tribe of Oklahoma will close one of its early childhood centers due to budget cuts. The Caney Early Care and Education Center serves children up to age four....
The Delaware Nation of Oklahoma plans to use solar energy to supply power at its tribal headquarters. The tribe will install a 37.5-kilowatt solar array on the roof of the...