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Filed Under: National | Politics
Choctaw Nation Chief Greg Pyle set to retire after 17 years (04/22)
Choctaw Nation Chief Greg Pyle is retiring after 17 years in office.

Filed Under: National
Blog: Native Americans and Africans connected through slavery (04/10)
The Five Civilized Tribes -- Cherokee Nation, Chickasaw Nation, Choctaw Nation, Muscogee Nation and Seminole Nation -- held slaves within their territory.

Filed Under: Health | National
Report: Choctaw Nation sees extremely high rate of teen births (03/24)
The teen birth rate has fallen dramatically over the last two decades, with the exception of the Choctaw Nation in Oklahoma.

Filed Under: National
Series: Fighting poverty in America and the Choctaw Nation (01/31)
The Independent visits the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma to see if being named a Promise Zone by President Barack Obama will help the tribe combat poverty.

Filed Under: National
Indian Times: Review of news affecting Oklahoma tribes (01/14)
Indian Times at KGOU recaps a week of news for Oklahoma tribes.

Filed Under: National
President Obama selects Choctaw Nation as 'Promise Zone' (01/09)
President Barack Obama has selected the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma for a new anti-poverty program.

Filed Under: Environment | Law
NPR: Oklahoma tribes continue talks to settle water rights suit (09/19)
The Choctaw Nation and the Chickasaw Nation are still discussing a possible settlement to their water rights lawsuit in Oklahoma.

Filed Under: Law | National
Choctaw Nation seeks $58.5M from Keepseagle for foundation (09/06)
The Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma is seeking $58.5 million in unused funds from the Keepseagle settlement over discrimination at the Department of Agriculture.

Filed Under: National
Stretch of highway dedicated in honor of Choctaw Code Talkers (09/05)
The state of Oklahoma is dedicating a stretch of highway in honor of the Choctaw Code Talkers.

Filed Under: Law
FBI probes death of two-year-old on trust land in Oklahoma (07/24)
The FBI is investigating the death of a two-year-old on trust land in Oklahoma.

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