Sovereign immunity has saved the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe from being included in a missing horse lawsuit in Nevada.
Chairman Mark Fox of the Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Nation has been thrust into the spotlight with a new role.
The 45 veterans are paying tribute to their fellow service members during a busy weekend in the nation's capital.
Six tribes in Nevada will be regaining some of their ancestral territory under H.R.2733, the Nevada Native Nations Lands Act.
Four Indian Country bills cleared the Senate as lawmakers head into an extended break before the November election.
Walker River Paiute Chairman Bobby Sanchez, Pyramid Lake Paiute Chairman Vinton Hawley and three veterans are seeking equal access to the polls.
Six tribes in Nevada and another one in Arizona are closer to securing new trust lands thanks to action on Capitol Hill on Tuesday.
H.R.2733, the Nevada Native Nations Lands Act, and H.R.2009, the ascua Yaqui Tribe Land Conveyance Act, are set for passage on June 7.
The Nevada Native Nations Land Act now awaits action in the House.
The Nixon Fire burned 144 acres, destroying two sheds and threatening one home, but no injuries were reported.
A photograph of the 6-foot tall Numaga, dressed in native buckskin hunting attire, displays his good looks.
Elwood Lowery held the post for more than seven years.
More than 800 tremors have been detected in an area near the home of the Summit Lake Paiute Tribe.
A spokesperson, however, said there were no reports of activity from reservation residents.
The tribe will receive $3.6 million and several hundred acres of land in exchange for dropping its water rights claims.
After decades of work, the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe in Nevada has seen the first naturally spawning runs of the Lahontan cutthroat trout.
The Nevada Native Nations Lands Act and the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe - Fish Springs Ranch Settlement Act are on the agenda.
Chairman Elwood Lowery will testify on a bill to ratify a water settlement.
Bills address land-into-trust, Native youth, water rights, Alaska Native safety and energy development.
Seven bills are on the agenda while the hearing will focus on Indian education.
The Senate Indian Affairs Committee holds a hearing tomorrow on five bills.
The Senate Indian Affairs Committee will hold a hearing this Wednesday on five bills.
Ralph Burns, an elder from the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe of Nevada, has kept the Paiute language alive for future generations.
The Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe of Nevada approved the study of ancient petroglpyhs on the reservation that date back at least 10,000 years.
The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ordered an irrigation district in Nevada to return more water to the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe.
Leslie Wheelock, a member of the Oneida Nation of Wisconsin who serves as director of the Office of Tribal Relations at the Department of Agriculture, discusses visit to Nevada.
Two tribal members have are among this year's recipients of the National Heritage Fellowship.
The Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe of Nevada has restored runs of the Lahontan cutthroat trout, an ancient fish that was once declared to be extinct. The trout went missing in...
The Nevada Supreme Court ruled against the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe in a water rights case. The tribe opposed the issuance of water applications from the Tracy Segment Hydrographic Basin....
The death of Wayne Burke, the chairman of the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe of Nevada, has been ruled a suicide. Burke died on Sunday. The Washoe County Medical Examiner’s...
Authorities do not suspect foul play in connection with the death of Wayne Burke, the chairman of the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe of Nevada. Burke died suddenly on Sunday. He...
Photo © Sparks Tribune Wayne Burke, the chairman of the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe of Nevada, died unexpectedly on Sunday. The tribe's police chief told The Reno Gazette-Journal that...
The Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe of Nevada expects to receive $250,000 for hosting a festival that will culminate with a solar eclipse this Sunday. The tribe awarded a one-year permit...
The Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe of Nevada is opening its reservation for a unique event that will culminate with a solar eclipse this Sunday. The tribe agreed to host the...
The Pyramid Lake Pyramid Tribe of Nevada is sending a record number of students from its reservation school to college. Of the 11 graduates of the Pyramid Lake Junior/Senior High...
The Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe of Nevada is offering a free day of fishing at Pyramid Lake. Visitors won't have to purchase a tribal permit for the "Get Hooked for...
The sacred Stone Mother at Pyramid Lake in Nevada. Photo © Marilyn Newton/Reno Gazette Journal. The Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe of Nevada has closed access to parts of Pyramid...
The Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe of Nevada has closed access to a part of Pyramid Lake. The tribe is closing the area due to vandalism at a sacred site. "The...