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Filed Under: Business | National | Politics
Lakota Country Times: Lawmakers hear about tribal economies (07/27)
A task force created by the South Dakota House of Representatives met to hear presentations by the Rosebud and Oglala Sioux Tribes.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Business | National
Catawba Nation envisions $350M film studio on reservation (07/22)
The Catawba Studios could include sound stages, a hotel, a cultural center and a school for film and music.

Filed Under: Opinion
Mike Myers: A fundamental right to develop our economies (07/22)
Over the past 30 years there has been the emergence of Indigenous economies being developed by Indigenous nations and entrepreneurs.

Filed Under: Business | Environment
Las Vegas Paiute Tribe eyes major development projects (07/21)
A hotel and conference center could be a draw for the new Tule Springs Fossil Beds National Monument in Nevada.

Filed Under: Business | Opinion
Opinion: Lac du Flambeau Band works to diversify economy (07/20)
The Lac du Flambeau Business Development Corp. didn’t invent diversification, even in Indian Country, but its goal is to make it a reality for the tribe.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Business | National
Lakota Country Times: Theater makes impact at Pine Ridge (07/20)
Angel Reddest, the owner of Nunpa Theatre on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota, really loves the movies.

Filed Under: Business | Law
Hualapai Tribe accused of bias in suit by former executive (07/17)
The former CEO of the Grand Canyon Resort Corporation claims she was fired because of her sexual orientation.

Filed Under: Business | Health | Law | National
Pinoleville Pomo Nation hires security team at marijuana farm (07/17)
The Ukiah Daily Journal continues its exclusive look at the marijuana operation on the Pinoleville Pomo Nation in California.

Filed Under: Environment | National | Politics
DOI includes Indian Country in stream protection regulation (07/17)
The Stream Protection Rule hasn't been updated in more than 30 years but the coal industry and Republicans oppose the new proposal.

Filed Under: National | Politics | Technology
Choctaw Nation embraces President Obama on 'historic day' (07/16)
The president met with Chief Gary Batton and a group of Native youth before announcing the ConnectHome initiative for high-speed Internet.

Filed Under: Opinion
Brandon Ecoffey: A real economy continues to elude Pine Ridge (07/16)
For as long as I can remember mass economic development on the Pine Ridge Reservation has been idle.

Filed Under: Education | National | Politics | Technology
Transcript: President Barack Obama speech to Choctaw Nation (07/16)
Remarks by President Barack Obama on the Launch of ConnectHome Initiative in Durant, Oklahoma.

Filed Under: National | Politics | Technology
Choctaw Nation excited for visit from President Barack Obama (07/15)
President Barack Obama will meet with Chief Gary Batton, sit down with Native youth and speak to tribal members.

Filed Under: Law | National | Politics
Menominee Nation schedules referendum on legal marijuana (07/14)
Tribal leaders believe marijuana could help improve the economy on Wisconsin's largest reservation.

Filed Under: National | Politics
President Barack Obama to make another trip to Indian Country (07/13)
Chief Gary Batton, the newly-elected leader of the Choctaw Nation, said he will be honored to welcome the president to tribal territory in Oklahoma.

Filed Under: Canada
Bois Forte Band expands economy with second Tim Hortons Cafe (07/02)
The Canadian-based fast casual restaurant is known for its coffee and doughnuts.

Filed Under: Opinion
Ivan Star: Creating a culturally appropriate economy at Pine Ridge (07/02)
Pine Ridge is still in need of regular demographic polls or surveys to keep up on our economy. If we are to improve our joblessness, then we need solid data.

Filed Under: Business | National
Morongo Band interested in acquiring Colt gun manufacturer (06/30)
The iconic company declared bankruptcy earlier this month and owes $500 million to creditors.

Filed Under: Business | Environment | National
Lakota Country Times: Oglala Sioux leader pushes zeolite mine (06/30)
Despite a recent vote by community members in the Wounded Knee district to rescind an earlier motion that would have paved the way for zeolite mining in their district the issue will be brought up at the next meeting.

Filed Under: Business | Environment | National
Lakota Country Times: Few answers about mine on Pine Ridge (06/26)
Two weeks ago a meeting was held in a vacant office space in downtown Rapid City.

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