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White House hosts meeting on violence against indigenous women and girlsFiled Under: Law | National | World
White House hosts meeting on violence against indigenous women and girls (10/13)
Top officials from the United States, Canada and Mexico are working to address high levels of violence.
Native Sun News Today: Cheyenne River Sioux man missing since MayFiled Under: Law | National
Native Sun News Today: Cheyenne River Sioux man missing since May (09/19)
The last time Kevin Duane Marshall, 38, was seen by his mother was on May 19 on the Cheyenne River Sioux Reservation.
Native Sun News: Missing Lakota teen located after four monthsFiled Under: Law | National
Native Sun News: Missing Lakota teen located after four months (07/15)
Mia Jesperson, 14, has been located after over four months of being reported as a runaway in Rapid City, South Dakota.
Authorities find no foul play in deaths of young men at Pine RidgeFiled Under: Law | National
Authorities find no foul play in deaths of young men at Pine Ridge (07/08)
Tevin Tyon, 21; Juan LaMont, 24; and Tyrell Wilson, 23, died after their car fell down a ravine, federal and tribal authorities said.
Navajo Nation revives plan for Amber Alert system on reservationFiled Under: Law | National
Navajo Nation revives plan for Amber Alert system on reservation (07/08)
The disappearance and murder of an 11-year-old girl raised questions about the lack of an alert system on the largest reservation in the United States.
Oglala Sioux Tribe struggling with shortage of law enforcementFiled Under: Law | National
Oglala Sioux Tribe struggling with shortage of law enforcement (06/15)
The tribe needs at least 44 officers to patrol the 2.2-million acre Pine Ridge Reservation but is making do with about half of that amount.
Lakota Country Times: Tragedy claims lives of three Native menFiled Under: Law | National
Lakota Country Times: Tragedy claims lives of three Native men (06/02)
The frantic two-week long effort to find three men who missing from the Pine Ridge Reservation came to an end when a hunter came across a vehicle submerged in a ravine.
Brandon Ecoffey: Lakota people come together in times of needFiled Under: Opinion
Brandon Ecoffey: Lakota people come together in times of need (05/25)
For the last two weeks our entire community has been engulfed in worry as we were forced to contemplate what may or may not have happened to the three men who went missing since May 7.
Men who went missing found dead on Pine Ridge ReservationFiled Under: Law | National
Men who went missing found dead on Pine Ridge Reservation (05/24)
Tevin Tyon, Juan Lamont and Tyrell Wilson were apparently involved in a fatal accident while on their way to a gaming facility on the reservation.
Brandon Ecoffey: Pine Ridge unites for search of missing menFiled Under: Opinion
Brandon Ecoffey: Pine Ridge unites for search of missing men (05/24)
To see so many of our people willing to show caring and compassion for these families is uncommon in this day and age.
Lakota Country Times: Native men still missing after two weeksFiled Under: Law | National
Lakota Country Times: Native men still missing after two weeks (05/23)
The search continues for three men who went missing from the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation more than two weeks ago.
Lakota Country Times: Search continues for missing Native menFiled Under: Law | National
Lakota Country Times: Search continues for missing Native men (05/17)
Three young Lakota men have gone missing from the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation.
Native girl survives night alone in forest with help of three dogsFiled Under: First Nations in Canada
Native girl survives night alone in forest with help of three dogs (05/02)
Family became worried as temperatures dropped overnight but Meghan emerged unharmed on the Frog Lake First Nation in Alberta.
Mary Annette Pember: Missing and murdered Indian women go forgottenFiled Under: First Nations in Canada | Law | National
Mary Annette Pember: Missing and murdered Indian women go forgotten (04/14)
In a three-part series, Mary Annette Pember reports on the thousands of indigenous women who have gone missing or who have been murdered in the United States and Canada.
Charges laid for homicides of two women from same First NationFiled Under: First Nations in Canada | Law
Charges laid for homicides of two women from same First Nation (03/28)
Jeanette Chief and Violet Heathen both went missing in the same city and both were from the Onion Lake Cree Nation.
Sad news as body of missing Native teen girl is found in OntarioFiled Under: First Nations in Canada
Sad news as body of missing Native teen girl is found in Ontario (03/22)
Delaine Copenace, 16, had last been seen in downtown Kenora, Ontario, on February 27.
Native Sun News: Deaths of tribal members draw little attentionFiled Under: Law | National
Native Sun News: Deaths of tribal members draw little attention (02/25)
When the family of Loren 'Low' Two Eagle asked for help in solving the death of their relative, not a single person from federal, state, or tribal law enforcement contacted the family in response to the article published in the Native Sun News.
Family continues search for Barona Band man missing nearly five monthsFiled Under: Law | National
Family continues search for Barona Band man missing nearly five months (01/25)
Elijah 'Bear' Diaz, 20, was last seen at his home in southern California on August 29, 2015.
Mark Trahant: Far too many missing and murdered Native womenFiled Under: First Nations in Canada | Opinion | Politics
Mark Trahant: Far too many missing and murdered Native women (10/06)
A similar story was told across Canada this weekend: Too many Native women have gone missing or have been murdered.
Rosanna Deerchild: A terrifying reality facing indigenous womenFiled Under: First Nations in Canada | Opinion
Rosanna Deerchild: A terrifying reality facing indigenous women (10/05)
An RCMP report says 1,181 indigenous women and girls have been killed or are missing in Canada. That number just keeps climbing.
First Nations launch inquiry into missing and murdered womenFiled Under: First Nations in Canada
First Nations launch inquiry into missing and murdered women (09/10)
Native leaders are tired of waiting for the Canadian government to investigate the large numbers of women who have gone missing or have been murdered.
Mark Trahant: National Aboriginal Day stirs new hope in CanadaFiled Under: First Nations in Canada | Opinion
Mark Trahant: National Aboriginal Day stirs new hope in Canada (06/23)
For nearly two decades, Canadians have celebrated June 21 as a national holiday to honor the Inuit, First Nations and Metis people.
Meskwaki Nation puts up $25K reward in case of missing womanFiled Under: Law | National
Meskwaki Nation puts up $25K reward in case of missing woman (04/29)
Rita Janelle Papakee, a 41-year-old mother of four, was last seen by family on January 16.
Manitoba agrees to pay funeral bill for murdered Native womanFiled Under: First Nations in Canada
Manitoba agrees to pay funeral bill for murdered Native woman (04/16)
Angela Poorman, 29, was murdered in Winnipeg last December. Her case remains unsolved.
Native girl is one of six  murdered from same reserve in ManitobaFiled Under: First Nations in Canada | Law
Native girl is one of six murdered from same reserve in Manitoba (04/09)
The Sagkeeng First Nation has the largest number of outstanding cases, according to a review by CBC News.
Opinion: Native women won't feel safe without action in CanadaFiled Under: First Nations in Canada | Opinion
Opinion: Native women won't feel safe without action in Canada (03/02)
Well, if honesty matters, then it should not surprise the federal government or the prime minister that indigenous people are literally at wits end about their treatment and Canada’s failure to value indigenous women’s lives.
Mother seeks to draw more attention to missing Native menFiled Under: First Nations in Canada
Mother seeks to draw more attention to missing Native men (02/05)
In the Northwest Territories, more Native men than Native women have gone missing.
First Nation offers reward for information about missing manFiled Under: First Nations in Canada
First Nation offers reward for information about missing man (11/26)
Colten Pratt, 26, was last seen on November 6.
Native Sun News: Northern Cheyenne man remains missingFiled Under: Law | National
Native Sun News: Northern Cheyenne man remains missing (11/12)
Douglas 'Snazz' Limberhand, father of James D. Limberhand, age 33 of Busby, reports that his son has been missing since August 7.
Police open probe after officers let missing Native teen girl goFiled Under: First Nations in Canada | Law
Police open probe after officers let missing Native teen girl go (09/25)
The officers came into contact with Tina Fontaine and a week later she was found dead.
Group starts dragging of river in search of missing Native womenFiled Under: First Nations in Canada
Group starts dragging of river in search of missing Native women (09/17)
Volunteers are looking for clues about missing and murdered Native girls and women in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Police in Manitoba seek information on two missing Native sistersFiled Under: First Nations in Canada
Police in Manitoba seek information on two missing Native sisters (09/02)
Mary-Anne Hudson, 12, and Nakita Hudson, 14, were last seen on August 26.
Authorities in Manitoba probe murder of 15-year-old Native girlFiled Under: First Nations in Canada
Authorities in Manitoba probe murder of 15-year-old Native girl (08/18)
Tina Fontaine was from the Sagkeeng First Nation.
Native Sun News: Site documents missing and murdered womenFiled Under: First Nations in Canada | National
Native Sun News: Site documents missing and murdered women (07/30)
Amidst wide spread government intrusion and an epidemic of murder and kidnapping of Indigenous women, First Nation people in Canada are finding ways to address these issues by decolonizing their world and institutions.
Donna Ennis: Open border to indigenous sisters and childrenFiled Under: First Nations in Canada | Opinion
Donna Ennis: Open border to indigenous sisters and children (07/22)
Donna Ennis calls on the United States to open the border to indigenous women from Canada and indigenous children from Mexico and Central America.
Editorial: Take action for missing and murdered Native women  Filed Under: First Nations in Canada | Opinion
Editorial: Take action for missing and murdered Native women (05/23)
Newspaper calls on Canadian government to take action and address the large number of missing and murdered Native women.
RCMP cites high number of missing and murdered Native womenFiled Under: First Nations in Canada
RCMP cites high number of missing and murdered Native women (05/19)
Nearly 1,200 Native women have gone missing or have been murdered between 1980 and 2012.
Man charged for murders of two Native women in SaskatchewanFiled Under: First Nations in Canada | Law
Man charged for murders of two Native women in Saskatchewan (05/09)
A Saskatchewan man has been charged for murdering two Native women.
Opinion: Missing and murdered Native women are being ignoredFiled Under: First Nations in Canada | Opinion
Opinion: Missing and murdered Native women are being ignored (03/26)
Carolyn Bennett, a member of Parliament in Canada, says lawmakers are ignoring calls for a national inquiry into missing and murdered Native women.
Blog: Missing and murdered Native women spur call for inquiryFiled Under: First Nations in Canada | Opinion
Blog: Missing and murdered Native women spur call for inquiry (03/21)
More than 800 Native women have gone missing or have been murdered in Canada.
Opinion: Walk in honor missing and murdered Native womenFiled Under: First Nations in Canada | Opinion
Opinion: Walk in honor missing and murdered Native women (02/12)
Writer calls attention to the annual Memorial March for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, to be held this Friday across Canada.
Two women found  in Quebec after going missing from reserveFiled Under: First Nations in Canada
Two women found in Quebec after going missing from reserve (10/24)
Two Native women who went missing from the Kitigan Zibi First Nation in Quebec have been found.
Girls reported missing by Saginaw Chippewa Tribe are safeFiled Under: Law
Girls reported missing by Saginaw Chippewa Tribe are safe (01/29)
Two teenaged girls who were reported missing by the Saginaw Chippewa Tribe of Michigan were found safe but they are now tied up in a police investigation. Audrey Michelle Elliott,...
Reward still   offered in case of  Native girl missing since 2004Filed Under: First Nations in Canada
Reward still offered in case of Native girl missing since 2004 (01/23)
Police in Regina, Saskatchewan, are renewing a $25,000 reward for information about Tamra Keepness. Keepness was five years old when she went missing from a predominantly Native neighborhood in Regina...
Amber Alert issued for  pregnant  Native  teen taken from home Filed Under: First Nations in Canada
Amber Alert issued for pregnant Native teen taken from home (01/10)
An Amber Alert has been issued for Katelyn Mosquito, a 14-year-old Native girl who was taken from her home in Saskatchewan on Wednesday night. Police believe Katelyn, who is...
Family finds clothing in search for missing Alaska Native womanFiled Under: National
Family finds clothing in search for missing Alaska Native woman (10/09)
A sweatshirt belonging to Valerie Sifsof was found by family members of the Alaska Native woman who went missing three months ago. Family members spotted Sifsof's sweatshirt in a creek...
Search underway for Native woman who went missing last yearFiled Under: First Nations in Canada
Search underway for Native woman who went missing last year (10/04)
Authorities in Manitoba are searching a landfill in hopes of recovering the remains of a Native woman who went missing over a year ago. Tanya Nepinak, 31, was last seen...
Authorities search for clues on Indian woman who was scalpedFiled Under: Law | National
Authorities search for clues on Indian woman who was scalped (08/31)
Authorities in Kentucky are trying to find out information about an Indian woman who was shot to death and scalped. The woman's remains were found about a year ago in...
Police seek help in locating Native woman missing for two yearsFiled Under: First Nations in Canada
Police seek help in locating Native woman missing for two years (08/29)
Authorities in Alberta released an audio recording that they hope might generate information about a Native woman who went missing two years ago this month. Amber Alyssa Tuccaro was last...
Landfill will be searched for body of Native woman in ManitobaFiled Under: First Nations in Canada
Landfill will be searched for body of Native woman in Manitoba (08/08)
Authorities in Manitoba will search a landfill in hopes of recovering the remains of Tanya Nepinak, a Native woman who went missing year. Winnipeg Police Chief Keith McCaskill said Nepinak,...
First Nations call for national inquiry into missing Native women Filed Under: First Nations in Canada
First Nations call for national inquiry into missing Native women (08/02)
First Nations leaders are calling on the Canadian government to look into the cases of at least 582 Native women who have gone missing or have been murdered. At its...
Family still hopeful for Alaska Native woman who went missing Filed Under: National
Family still hopeful for Alaska Native woman who went missing (07/23)
Valerie Sifsof, an Alaska Native woman, went missing from a campground over two weeks ago but her family remains hopeful that she will be found. Sifsof, 43, was camping with...
Authorities  create task force to look into cases of Native womenFiled Under: First Nations in Canada
Authorities create task force to look into cases of Native women (07/13)
Authorities in Manitoba announced a task force to investigate the cases of Native women who were murdered or have gone missing. The cases date as far back as the 1960s...
Search underway in case of murdered Native women in Manitoba Filed Under: First Nations in Canada
Search underway in case of murdered Native women in Manitoba (06/28)
Authorities in Winnipeg, Manitoba, are conducting a major search in connection with the murders of three Native women. Tanya Nepinak, 31, Carolyn Sinclair, 25, and Lorna Blacksmith, 18, all went...
Saginaw Chippewa family ties boyfriend to case of missing boy, 4Filed Under: Law | National
Saginaw Chippewa family ties boyfriend to case of missing boy, 4 (06/28)
The family of a four-year-old boy who went missing from the reservation of the Saginaw Chippewa Tribe of Michigan is laying blame at the person who was supposed to...
Man charged with murders of Native women may be  serial killerFiled Under: First Nations in Canada
Man charged with murders of Native women may be serial killer (06/27)
A man who has been charged with murdering three Native women in Manitoba may have been targeting other Native women across Canada, authorities told the Canadian Press. Shawn Cameron Lamb,...
Saginaw Chippewa Tribe treats case of missing boy as criminal Filed Under: Law | National
Saginaw Chippewa Tribe treats case of missing boy as criminal (06/27)
The Saginaw Chippewa Tribe of Michigan said the case of a missing four-year-old boy has turned into a criminal probe. Spokesperson Frank Cloutier said a search warrant was served...
Man charged with murders of 3 Native women from same reserveFiled Under: First Nations in Canada
Man charged with murders of 3 Native women from same reserve (06/25)
A 52-year-old man has been charged with second-degree murder in connection with the deaths of three women from the Roseau River First Nation. Carolyn Sinclair, 25; Tanya Jane Nepinak, 31;...
Saginaw Chippewa Tribe calls case of missing boy,   4, 'suspicious'Filed Under: Law | National
Saginaw Chippewa Tribe calls case of missing boy, 4, 'suspicious' (06/25)
The search continues for a four-year-old boy who went missing from the reservation of the Saginaw Chippewa Tribe of Michigan. Jaimee Chamberlain, 21, returned home from her job at...
Information links cases of missing Indian woman, Indian girlFiled Under: Law | National
Information links cases of missing Indian woman, Indian girl (06/20)
The mother of a man who is on trial for murder in Nebraska has come forward with information that links his case with that of a missing Indian woman and...

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