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The Tribal Steward Program introduces young people to land conservation and restoration in Northwest tribal communities.
The Nez Perce Tribe is seeking volunteers and supplies due to heavy flooding on the reservation.
Climate change is already damaging Indigenous ways of life. But tribes are adapting.
Zoe Higheagle Strong, a citizen of the Nez Perce Tribe, is assuming a high-profile role at Washington State University.
The Nez Perce Tribe, the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes and the Shoshone-Paiute Tribes are seeking to repatriate ancestral remains uncovered in Idaho.
Lawmakers from Oregon and Washington are calling on the Trump administration to honor the federal government's treaty and trust responsibilities.
Landowners on the Nez Perce Reservation, the Pechanga Reservation and the Rincon Reservation are the latest to participate in the Land Buy-Back Program for Tribal Nations.
The Navajo Nation is making moves to join a growing number of tribes that have already respectfully, but conclusively, shown Wells Fargo the door.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is required to transfer the remains of the Kennewick Man within 90 days.
The Kennewick Man will finally be coming home once President Barack Obama signs a national water bill into law.
William Mendoza is coming to the Idaho reservation to learn more about the State-Tribal Education Partnership.
The 96-car train carrying crude oil derailed in the usual and accustomed fishing grounds of the Columbia River treaty tribes.
The tribes are lobbying Congress to pass legislation that would bring the Ancient One back to his relatives.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has once again confirmed that the remains known to the tribe as the Ancient One are Native American.
The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians, the Nez Perce Tribe and the Yankton Sioux Tribe will help facilitate sales for the program, which has so far paid more than $761 million to individual Indians.
An appropriations bill advancing in Congress urges the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to complete plans for a new tribal village at The Dalles Dam.
Help might finally be on the way for four treaty tribes whose members are forced to endure substandard living conditions along the Columbia River.
Another year cannot pass without action to improve living conditions and provide more housing for the people whose culture and heritage are at one with the majestic Columbia River.
The four Columbia River treaty tribes lost prime fishing sites due to the construction of dams between the 1930s through the 1970s.
The agency is seeking $131.2 million to implement and maintain settlements for tribes in Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota and South Dakota.
More than 1,000 words in Nimipuutimt are available for iPhone, iPad or Android users.
Participants received training on ways to address sexual abuse against women and against children.
Thunder was in the original version of Killer Instinct but came with a somewhat stereotypical appearance.
S.1979, the Bring the Ancient One Home Act, would finally allow Pacific Northwest tribes to rebury one of their ancestors.
The Nez Perce have returned as a cultural and economic force, after working with whites in the area to purchase land at the edge of the Wallowa River.
Pacific Northwest tribes have been waiting nearly two decades to rebury an ancestor who has been linked to them by DNA.
The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe received $200,000 and the Nez Perce Tribe received $154,356.
'We have always maintained the belief that the Ancient One was one of us,' Colville Tribes Chairman Jim Boyd said.
Thousands of tribal leaders and members gathered from May 29 through June 11 in 1855 to negotiate treaties.
Joe Pakootas served in a similar role for the Colville Tribes of Washington.
The ban applies to hatchery and wild salmon caught within the tribe's treaty territory.
For over five years, Idaho Gov. Butch Otter has worked to impose a terrible pet idea of his on the Nez Perce Tribe: to make U.S. 12 a high-and-wide corridor for football field-sized megaloads.
The governor of Idaho is staking a claim to the Nez Perce leader while Oregon considers him as its representative in the National Statuary Hall in Washington, D.C.
A woman who claims she is a descendant of the Nez Perce legend started decorating the statue but the tribal chairman wasn't happy with her displays.
His story, mythical; his image, immortalized in bronze and stone; his flamboyant attire, replicated by Pendleton; his dashing good looks, preserved on footage in a documentary; his epic adventures, chronicled in books.
Bruce Plackowski was in the second year of a four-year contract with the tribe.
Chief Joseph led his people across Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Wyoming and Montana to avoid being forced onto a reservation.
Writer discusses how the Nez Perce Tribe stopped big energy from shipping megaloads through its reservation in Idaho.
The state approved the shipment but didn't inform the tribe ahead of time, a spokesperson said.
The county says the tribe should have received bills for the last 28 years.
City claims it acquired disputed property in a trade with a non-Indian company.
Brooklyn Baptiste, the chairman of the Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission, urges the Northwest Power and Conservation Council to respect tribal fishery programs.
The Nez Perce Tribe of Idaho is fighting megaload shipments and that should make us question our energy choices, writer says.
Rosalie Little Thunder, a member of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe, and Darrell Geist of the Buffalo Field Campaign, question tribal participation in the slaughter of bison from Yellowstone National Park.
The Nez Perce Tribe of Idaho is suing the Obama administration to stop a gold mine.
The Nez Perce Tribe of Idaho took a stand against megaload shipments through the reservation and through its treaty territory.
The Nez Perce Tribe of Idaho has a treaty right to hunt bison from Yellowstone National Park, Chairman Silas Whitman said.
A member of the Blackfeet Nation of Montana took a bison heart to the state Capitol on Tuesday to protest the hunting practices of the Nez Perce Tribe of Idaho.
The Nez Perce Tribe of Idaho is investigating the disposal of a bison carcass on the reservation.
A megaload shipment will be back on the road this Sunday but the route won't pass through the Nez Perce Reservation in Idaho.
Three Indian children who were the subject of a missing/endangered persons advisory were handed over to authorities on the Flathead Reservation in Montana on Thursday.
A police officer and a former police chief for the Nez Perce Tribe of Idaho have been named in a wrongful death lawsuit.
Every Native American journalist that was around in the 1970s knows Hattie Kauffman. If they don’t know her personally, they surely know of her.
It looks like the Nez Perce Tribe of Idaho has won the battle against megaload shipments through the reservation and through treaty areas.
Leaders of three Idaho tribes testified against an idea to transfer federal land to the state.
Al Jazeera reports on the Nez Perce Tribe of Idaho and its battle to prevent megaload shipments through the reservation.
Members and leaders of the Nez Perce Tribe of Idaho are defending their treaty rights in a lawsuit against megaload shipments.