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Filed Under: Education | Law | National
Yerington Paiute Tribe works with youth center to make changes (03/12)
The Silver State Academy, a facility for at-risk youth, will be required to maintain enrollment of less than 30 students.

Filed Under: Business | Health | Law | National
Tribal Hemp and Cannabis Summit set for April 23 in New Mexico (03/12)
Interest in marijuana continues to grow in Indian Country, judging by the number of meetings and organizations popping up.

Filed Under: Education | Law
Some youth removed at center on Yerington Paiute Reservation (03/05)
A private company operates the Silver State Academy, a facility for at-risk male teens.

Filed Under: Business | Health | Law | National
Lummi Nation leader moves ahead with tribal cannabis group (03/03)
The first official meeting of the Tribal Leaders Cannabis Association will take place March 12 in Las Vegas.

Filed Under: Education | Law
Yerington Paiute Tribe reports another incident at youth facility (03/03)
A fight and two fires broke out at a residential treatment facility for at-risk youth on the reservation.

Filed Under: Law
Man from Te-Moak Tribe pleads guilty to voluntary manslaughter (02/27)
Joshua Dooley, 36, admitted that he shot and killed Jacob Tybo in December 2013.

Filed Under: Opinion
Column: Paiute war chief Numaga took an active stand for peace (02/02)
A photograph of the 6-foot tall Numaga, dressed in native buckskin hunting attire, displays his good looks.

Filed Under: Politics
Chairman of Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe resigns after seven years (01/30)
Elwood Lowery held the post for more than seven years.

Filed Under: National
Interview with Patrice Kunesh about USDA Indian Country efforts (12/10)
The Reno Gazette-Journal interviews Patrice Kunesh about the Department of Agriculture's tribal outreach efforts.

Filed Under: Education | Law
Youth arrested at at-risk facility on Yerington Paiute Reservation (12/09)
Several youth were reportedly arrested after a fight broke out.

Filed Under: Environment | Politics | Trust
House approves bills for Hualapai Tribe and tribes in Nevada (12/02)
H.R.4924, the Bill Williams River Water Rights Settlement Act, and H.R.2455, the Nevada Native Nations Lands Act, passed by voice votes.

Filed Under: National | Politics
House returns to work this week to consider several tribal bills (12/01)
Four bills are being considered today and a bill to reauthorize the Native American Housing Assistance and Self Determination Act will be on the agenda tomorrow.

Filed Under: National | Sports
Native Sun News: Four from South Dakota win big at rodeo final (11/24)
Four South Dakotans returned home from this year’s 2014 Indian National Final Rodeo as newly crowned world Champions.

Filed Under: Environment
Earthquake 'swarm' seen near remote reservation in Nevada (11/14)
More than 800 tremors have been detected in an area near the home of the Summit Lake Paiute Tribe.

Filed Under: Environment
Moapa Band loses bid for $438M solar facility on reservation (10/31)
The project would have allowed an energy company to retire a coal-fired power plant next to the reservation.

Filed Under: Environment | Opinion
Opinion: Help Moapa Band bring solar energy to more consumers (10/28)
Rep. Steven Horsford (D) urges support for an energy agreement between the Moapa Band of Paiute Indians and a coal-fired power plant.

Filed Under: Environment
Earthquake reported on reservation of Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe (10/06)
A spokesperson, however, said there were no reports of activity from reservation residents.

Filed Under: Business | Law
Woman sues over fall at Fallon Paiute Shoshone Tribe business (09/30)
So far, the state, tribal and federal courts have all dismissed the lawsuits.

Filed Under: Environment | Politics
Obama signs law for settlement with Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe (09/29)
The tribe will receive $3.6 million and several hundred acres of land in exchange for dropping its water rights claims.

Filed Under: Environment | Politics | Trust
House backs package to transfer federal land to Te-Moak Tribe (09/16)
The bill passed by a voice vote and it awaits action in the Senate.

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