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Filed Under: Education | Politics
Colorado House passes bill to expand Indian tuition program (04/16)
The Colorado House passed HB1124, a bill that offers in-state tuition for members of federally recognized tribes with ties to the state.

Filed Under: National
Southern Ute Tribe mourning loss of Chairman Jimmy R. Newton (04/02)
Jimmy R. Newton Jr., the chairman of the Southern Ute Tribe of Colorado, died on Monday

Filed Under: Health | National
Mary Annette Pember: Meskwaki family moves to save son's life (03/28)
Quincy Grittmann, a member of the Meskwaki Tribe of Iowa, is moving to Colorado in hopes of saving her son's life through the use of medical marijuana.

Filed Under: Education | National
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe prays for students involved in crash (03/26)
Members of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe are praying for the recovery of five students and two teachers who were injured in a crash in Colorado over the weekend.

Filed Under: Opinion
Opinion: Tribes help document historic wickiup sites in Colorado (03/24)
The Colorado Wickiup Project worked with the Southern Ute Tribe and the Ute Mountain Ute Tribe to document wickiup sites across the state.

Filed Under: National | Sports
Seneca Nation player a standout on university's lacrosse team (03/20)
Zach Miller, a member of the Seneca Nation of New York, is making waves on the University of Denver lacrosse team.

Filed Under: Education | National
Colorado to consult with tribes for 1864 Sand Creek Massacre (03/18)
Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper (D) promised to work more closely with tribes as the 150th anniversary of the Sand Creek Massacre approaches.

Filed Under: Law | Trust
OST helps members of two Colorado tribes develop their wills (03/18)
The Office of the Special Trustee for American Indians is helping members of Colorado tribes develop wills.

Filed Under: Law | National
VAWA advocate closes operation after DOJ questions funding (03/13)
A survivor of domestic violence has shut down her operation due to a loss of federal funds from the Department of Justice.

Filed Under: Law | Politics
Colorado bill clarifies Indian tax exemption for vehicle sales (02/07)
A bill in the Colorado Legislature clarifies that tribal members whose vehicles are registered in Indian Country are exempt from state sales tax.

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