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Tribes open their doors in response to devastating wildfires in northern California
Tribes open their doors in response to devastating wildfires in northern California (October 18, 2017)

As wildfires threatened lives and homes in northern California, one tribe raced by boat to stand beside firefighters and opened its doors to those displaced by the flames.


National campaign launched to stop tribal disenrollment epidemic
National campaign launched to stop tribal disenrollment epidemic (February 9, 2016)

A prominent coalition of activists, artists and at least one elected tribal leader joined a campaign aimed at putting an end to the controversial practice.


Graton Rancheria defends decision to pave over historic site
Graton Rancheria defends decision to pave over historic site (April 24, 2014)

A housing developer paved over a historic burial ground and village with the consent of the Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria.


Graton Rancheria restricts ability to remove members from roll
Graton Rancheria restricts ability to remove members from roll (April 5, 2013)

The Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria in California adopted a constitution in January that makes it harder for the tribe to remove people from the rolls. People can be removed...


Relative of Graton Rancheria chairman disputes Indian heritage
Relative of Graton Rancheria chairman disputes Indian heritage (October 4, 2012)

Greg Sarris, the longtime chairman of the Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria, is not Indian, a relative said. Velia Navarro is a second cousin to Sarris. Their family's ancestry is...


Graton Rancheria seeks cooperative agreement for county park
Graton Rancheria seeks cooperative agreement for county park (July 28, 2011)

The Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria, also known as the Coast Miwok Tribe, is seeking a cooperative agreement with Sonoma County to develop a regional park. The county already spent...