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Filed Under: Environment | Trust
NPR: Osage Nation disputes wind development on mineral estate (08/19)
Leaders and members of the Osage Nation are questioning wind energy projects in northeastern Oklahoma out of fear it could affect their mineral rights.

Filed Under: Business
Chickasaw Nation offers new blend of coffee made from chocolate (08/19)
The tribe is selling coffee in milk chocolate and dark chocolate flavors.

Filed Under: Law
Leader of Muscogee Nation goes on trial in theft case next month (08/19)
Jury selection is due to begin September 15 and the trial will start September 22.

Filed Under: Law
Cherokee Nation donates $80K to six domestic violence shelters (08/15)
The shelters provide services to Native and non-Native clients in northeastern Oklahoma.

Filed Under: Law | Politics
Federal judge won't intervene in Caddo Nation leadership dispute (08/12)
Brenda Shemayme Edwards continues to claim control of the tribe although opponents say they removed her through a recall petition.

Filed Under: Education | Opinion
Opinion: Resource brings tribal culture to Oklahoma students (08/11)
Janet Barressi, the superintendent of the Oklahoma Department of Education, encourages use of the Oklahoma Indian Education Resource.

Filed Under: Opinion
Bill John Baker: Cherokee Nation welcomes all to annual holiday (08/11)
Cherokee Nation Chief Bill John Baker invites everyone to the 62nd annual Cherokee National Holiday.

Filed Under: Law | Politics
Second chief from Muscogee Nation charged for embezzlement (08/06)
Roger Dana Barnett is accused of stealing about $150,000 from the tribe.

Filed Under: Health | National | Politics
Puyallup Tribe starts doctor residency program on reservation (08/06)
The tribe is taking advantage of a program in the Affordable Care Act that's due to expire next year.

Filed Under: Law | Politics | Trust
Leadership flap in Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes appears settled (08/01)
It looks like Gov. Eddie Hamilton is the stable and legitimate leader.

Filed Under: Environment | National | Politics
Support grows for trail to recognize forced march of Ponca Tribe (08/01)
The Chief Standing Bear National Historic Trail traces the forced removal and return of the Ponca Tribe to Nebraska.

Filed Under: Education | Law | Politics | Trust
Senate Indian Affairs Committee passes seven bills at meeting (07/31)
There was little discussion on the bills as all were non-controversial.

Filed Under: Politics
Rep. Markwayne Mullin named one of 50 Most Beautiful on Hill (07/30)
The Cherokee Nation citizen said he had to buy a suit for the first time.

Filed Under: Education | Opinion
Editorial: Muscogee Nation paves the way for college's future (07/30)
Oklahoma newspaper praises the Muscogee Nation for repaving roads at Bacone College.

Filed Under: Law | National
Cherokee Nation program keeps former inmates out of prison (07/28)
Daryl Legg, who served three prison sentences, is helping Indian inmates with education and job training.

Filed Under: Education | Law | Politics | Trust
Senate Indian Affairs Committee sets business meeting on bills (07/28)
Bills affect Native languages, land-into-trust for tribes in Montana, Nevada and Mexico and a governance issue for the Miami Nation of Oklahoma.

Filed Under: Cobell | Environment | National | Politics
KGOU: Indian Times review of news affecting Oklahoma tribes (07/28)
This week, Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes leadership ruling, Cobell settlement delays and tribal climate change program.

Filed Under: National
Chickasaw Nation welcomes public to new community center (07/24)
The 15,000 square-foot facility is located in Ardmore.

Filed Under: Health | Opinion
S.E. Ruckman: Tribal members share frustrations on IHS care (07/24)
S.E. Ruckman writes about a meeting where tribal members shared horror stories about the level of service at the Lawton Indian Hospital.

Filed Under: National
Man in Alabama honors Yuchi ancestor with unique memorial (07/23)
Tom Hendrix, 80, never met his great-great grandmother but he grew up hearing stories about her life.

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