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Filed Under: Environment | National
Tribes benefit from wildland fire protection at Interior Department (06/15)
The Obama administration announced $10 million in projects across the nation, including three that will include tribes.

Filed Under: Opinion
Allie Greenleaf Maldonado: My personal ICWA success story (05/08)
I am looking at a picture of a beautiful little boy who is a citizen of the Little River Band of Odawa Indians. He is my son.

Filed Under: Environment
Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe helps contain blaze on reservation (05/04)
The Nixon Fire burned 144 acres, destroying two sheds and threatening one home, but no injuries were reported.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Environment | National
Moapa Band to host Further Future music festival next month (04/22)
The organizers moved the event to the reservation after two federal agencies denied permits to use public roads to access a different site.

Filed Under: Environment | Law | National
Fort McDermitt Paiute-Shoshone Tribe plans roundup of horses (04/10)
Animal rights groups are questioning a proposal to gather as many as 2,000 horses on federal land surrounding the reservation.

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.

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