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Filed Under: Politics
Darlene Miller seeks to be first female Seneca Nation president (08/26)
Miller is a tribal council member and is former director of the Seneca Nation Health Systems.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | National
Three Indian artists selected as NEA's National Heritage Fellows (08/22)
A Mohawk basketweaver, an Odawa quillworker and an Omaha singer will be honored next month in Washington, D.C.

Filed Under: Law
St. Regis Mohawk Tribe gains support for land claim agreement (08/20)
The tribe hopes to add about 4,800 acres to its reservation by acquiring land from willing sellers.

Filed Under: Law
Brian Pierson: Recent federal court decisions affecting Indian law (08/19)
Attorney Brian Pierson reviews some recent federal court decisions affecting Indian Country.

Filed Under: Education | Technology | World
Radio program in New York aims to keep Kichwa language alive (08/18)
Kichwa Hatari is a weekly show featuring news, music and updates in a Native language spoken in Ecuador.

Filed Under: Law
2nd Circuit won't rehear Stockbridge-Munsee land claim lawsuit (08/14)
The tribe can ask the U.S. Supreme Court to hear the case but acceptance is highly unlikely.

Filed Under: Recognition
Shinnecock Nation spent $32M in 32 years for federal recognition (08/12)
The tribe was one of the first to apply for recognition through the Bureau of Indian Affairs.

Filed Under: Law | Opinion
Opinion: Supreme Court showdown in Cayuga Nation dispute (08/04)
Writer suggests the Cayuga Nation might be headed to the U.S. Supreme Court as part of a foreclosure dispute.

Filed Under: Law | National | Trust
Cayuga Nation welcomes 2nd Circuit decision in foreclosure suit (08/01)
The tribe reportedly owes more than $1million in property taxes.

Filed Under: Law
St. Regis Mohawk Tribe fires police chief following investigation (07/31)
The police chief was fired for failing to manage towing and storage fees for vehicles that have been impounded.

Filed Under: Law | National | Trust
2nd Circuit protects Cayuga Nation from foreclosure proceeding (07/31)
The Supreme Court's recent decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community is starting to trickle down.

Filed Under: Health | National | Sports
Notah Begay to be inducted into Stanford Athletics Hall of Fame (07/31)
The Navajo / Pueblo golfer helped lead the team to the national championships in 1994.

Filed Under: Business | Law
Shinnecock Nation asserts control over tobacco amid pressure (07/25)
The state has the highest tax in the nation and has been seizing shipments to tribal shops.

Filed Under: Opinion
Mark Rogers: Reality of being an invisible Indian in New York (07/22)
Mark Rogers explains why he writes about Native issues.

Filed Under: Business
Mohegan Tribe continues efforts to diversify economic holdings (07/15)
The tribe is launching a digital office technology business.

Filed Under: Law
Brian Pierson: Recent federal court rulings affecting Indian law (07/15)
Land claims, Indian status and land-into-trust are some of the issues in recent court cases.

Filed Under: National | World
Immigrants who speak Native languages face difficulty in US (07/14)
Native people make up a significant percentage of Mexican immigrants in New York City and many of them are running into language barriers.

Filed Under: Opinion
Dick Cavett: Leonard Crow Dog's ceremony in New York City (07/14)
Dick Cavett recalls the time Lakota medicine man Leonard Crow Dog performed a ceremony in New York City.

Filed Under: Opinion
Doug George-Kanentiio: Fire lawyers for bad Mohawk land deal (07/08)
After reviewing the statements issued by the St. Regis Tribal Council in support of extinguishing forever all Mohawk claims to our aboriginal territory it is obvious none of the lawyers read the dreaded Sherrill v. Oneida Indian Nation of New York case.

Filed Under: National
Boy bitten by bulldogs on Onondaga Nation remains in hospital (07/03)
Four-year-old boy suffered a wound to the chest and three other family members were injured during the chaotic scuffle.

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