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April 30, 2004
Appeal planned in Cayuga Nation land rights case (04/30)
Tribes to join challenge to Haskell highway (04/30)
Campbell says agencies afraid of helping tribes (04/30)
Court upholds off-reservation gaming provision in IGRA (04/30)
Senate panel holds hearing on tribal wildlife bill (04/30)
Alaska Native village mail, food deliveries cut off (04/30)
Navajo Boys and Girls Clubs may be forced to close (04/30)
Column: Agua Caliente Tribe's sovereignty 'scam' (04/30)
Editorial: Rush Limbaugh guilty of 'racist bigotry' (04/30)
Blumenthal criticized for 'all-out war' on tribes (04/30)
Families seek help in locating missing Native teens (04/30)
Off-reserve taxpayers won't get appeal of case (04/30)
Canada's Supreme Court takes Native logging cases (04/30)
Probe sought into Campbell's request for drug grant (04/30)
EPA to delay regulations on mercury emissions (04/30)
Campbell refusing donations from gaming tribes (04/30)
Port Gamble S'Klallam Tribe building new complex (04/30)
Tribe's Palm Springs plan may go before voters (04/30)
Senate maneuvers on energy policy legislation fail (04/30)
HUD report finds Lumbee Tribe broke housing rules (04/30)

April 29, 2004
Consultation session focuses on IHS budget (04/29)
USDA seeks accurate count of Indian farmers in N.M. (04/29)
Olympic medalist Billy Mills battles perceptions (04/29)
Survey finds Navajos prefer sheep over money (04/29)
Civil rights panel to hold hearing in Farmington (04/29)
Editorial: It's about time Kennewick Man case ends (04/29)
Tribal members seek mediation over faulty homes (04/29)
Students quiz candidates for Red Lake tribal election (04/29)
City leaders criticized for D.C. trip paid by tribe (04/29)
Dreams come true for newest Miss Indian World (04/29)
Tribal member to head Mount Rushmore memorial (04/29)
Feinstein trying to mediate settlement with tribe (04/29)
Indian dance troupe going strong after 17 years (04/29)
Film about Navajo boxing to premiere in Nashville (04/29)
College hosts second annual Indian film festival (04/29)
Agua Caliente Tribe appeals campaign finance ruling (04/29)
Town lowers Narragansett Tribe's property tax bill (04/29)
University still wants to fund reservation programs (04/29)
HHS says 41 million Americans at risk for diabetes (04/29)
New Bush policy to count hatchery salmon as wild (04/29)

April 28, 2004
Excerpt: Changing climate affects Alaska Natives (04/28)
Tribes ask Congress to address contract shortfalls (04/28)
Bison agreement with tribe under speedy review (04/28)
New Mexico tribes oppose road through petroglyphs (04/28)
Native students compete in science tournament (04/28)
Navajo police arrest double homicide suspect (04/28)
Fort Mojave Tribe to open event center this fall (04/28)
Disaster declared on three Montana reservations (04/28)
Limbaugh: Daschle sends Giago back to the reservation (04/28)
Students host pow-wow at Washington university (04/28)
New York lawmakers press state taxation on tribes (04/28)
Yeagley: The right is always right about Indians (04/28)
Florida group threatens lawsuit over land request (04/28)
Litefoot upset over no-shows at Gathering pow-wow (04/28)
High court hears dispute over Cheney energy panel (04/28)
Wayne Smith fired at start of internal investigation (04/28)

April 27, 2004
Judge won't dismiss Navajo Nation suit against Peabody (04/27)
Racism still a sore subject 30 years after murders (04/27)
Yellow Bird: Native people lost advocate in Elbers (04/27)
Woman looks for husband's grave at Pine Ridge (04/27)
BIA doesn't want judge to rule on Shinnecock Nation (04/27)
Group seeks to increase use of Native languages (04/27)
Native students get tour of secretive laboratory (04/27)
South Dakota drum welcomes all to the circle (04/27)
Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation building economy (04/27)
Beacons of hope for youth of Leech Lake Reservation (04/27)
Tribes reluctantly take part in Lewis-Clark events (04/27)
Appeals court orders release of water for tribe (04/27)
Choctaw group from Louisiana seeks recognition (04/27)
Tribes debate next step in Kennewick Man case (04/27)
Nike partnership addresses Indian health issues (04/27)
Coquille Tribe building new dams and reservoirs (04/27)
Alaska Native charter school to emphasize culture (04/27)
Tribal members oppose site for cultural museum (04/27)

April 26, 2004
Poll finds strong support for California tribal gaming (04/26)
Ousted Kiowa vice-chairman won't give up hope (04/26)
Judge affirms Cayuga Nation's sovereign rights (04/26)
Navajos see bias in New Mexico city's justice system (04/26)
Michigan tribe working on school tuition waiver (04/26)
Siouan group wants recognition before Lumbee Tribe (04/26)
Battle is on for Indian voters in South Dakota (04/26)
Lakota woman broke ground as early entertainer (04/26)
BIA delays decision on Nipmuc recognition by 45 days (04/26)
Paper examines 'lost youth' of Leech Lake reservation (04/26)
Peltier lawyer calls Aquash murder trial a sham (04/26)
Man sentenced to life for 1975 murder of Aquash (04/26)
Pennsylvania governor seeks dismissal of land claim (04/26)
Groups find recognition difficult to obtain in Maryland (04/26)
Army Depot to honor decorated Indian veteran (04/26)
Yellow Bird: Think about Earth Day every day (04/26)
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Doug George-Kanentiio: Iroquois people always give thanks to the stars
There are many star stories in the rich oral traditions of the Iroquois.

Farmers and Ranchers: Long-delayed tribal water compact deserves our support
Without action on a compact for the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes, the consequences for water users, farmers, and ranchers will be dire.

ProPublica: Sentence handed down for death of young Quinault basketball star
A white man in Washington state got 7 1/2 years for a killing some said was fueled by hate.

Cronkite News: Trump's Education secretary defends remarks about undocumented students
Democrats and advocates want Education Secretary Betsy DeVos to disavow her remarks about schools and undocumented students.

Police blame Pawnee man for 'creating a disturbance' while shopping at store
"My heart was hurt, my spirit almost compromised by this," Pawnee citizen Robert Robedeaux says of an incident with police in Oklahoma.

Michigan's highest court accepts case affecting tribe's status as 'local' government
A citizen of the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians whose criminal past is hurting his political ambitions is taking his case to a higher power.

Gaming market in Oregon survives after Cowlitz Tribe opens casino
The Cowlitz Tribe recently celebrated the first anniversary of its gaming facility in Washington and its neighbors in Oregon have survived just fine.

Trump administration backs Crow hunter in tribal treaty rights case
The Trump administration has come through for a Crow citizen in a treaty rights dispute. Will it sway the nation's highest court?

It was called the 'Spanish Flu.' But it killed hundreds of Indians too
A worldwide flu pandemic struck Indian Country hard, killing more than 2,000 Navajos and 600 Lakotas one hundred years ago.

Mark Trahant: Three Native women are running for top office in Minnesota
Three Ojibwe women are running for the office of Lt. Governor of Minnesota. Unprecedented?

YES! Magazine: Native hiker helps reclaim indigenous place names
Native climber Len Necefer created indigenous geotags for more than 40 mountains.

Jason Asenap: Confronting colonialism while others celebrate it
How do you honor New Mexico’s colorful past without celebrating violent colonialism in racially charged festivities?

Ivan Star Comes Out: Our children aren't growing up with our culture
From what I have witnessed during my 60-plus years of life, most of our college graduates are culturally handicapped and they do not speak Lakota.

Oops. An Air Force Base lost grenade launcher ammunition on a reservation
A rough reservation road led to the loss of grenade launcher ammunition. The Air Force is offering a $5,000 reward for it.

Online gaming also on the table as Connecticut negotiates with tribes
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are moving closer to online gaming and sports betting in Connecticut.

Trump administration finally informs tribes about dramatic reorganization
After keeping Indian Country in the dark for more than a year, the Trump administration is ready to consult with tribes.

A 'dark period' in American history: Repatriation committee gets back on track
A 'dark period' in American history: Repatriation committee gets back on track
After a long wait, the Trump administration announced new advocates for the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act.

'Another threat to water': Fort Peck Tribes angered by oil well spill
Some 600 barrels of oil and 90,000 barrels of production water, also known as brine, spilled from an oil well on the Fort Peck Reservation.

Cronkite News: Trump ally submits signatures for busy Senate race
Former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio supports everything Donald Trump does. But he's not a "yes man."

Mary Annette Pember: Indian Country Today set for relaunch on June 4
Mark your calendars: the new Indian Country Today debuts at the mid-year session of the National Congress of American Indians.

Malinda Maynor Lowery: Indigenous people are the original Southerners
Malinda Maynor Lowery: Indigenous people are the original Southerners
When people see Southern history in black and white, where are American Indians? A Lumbee citizen asks a key question.

Pamunkey Tribe not invited to local meeting about casino plan
Local officials in Virginia are hosting a town hall to discuss plans for a casino only they haven't invited a key player.

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians schedules referendum on alcohol
Citizens of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians will decide whether the tribe will operate its own liquor store on the reservation in North Carolina.

School on Pine Ridge Reservation immerses children in Lakota culture
School on Pine Ridge Reservation immerses children in Lakota culture
A school on the Pine Ridge Reservation is immersing children in Lakota culture, turning the tide against genocide and trauma.

Tribes back bill to protect ancestral lands from Trump's energy push
Tribes back bill to protect ancestral lands from Trump's energy push
Tribal leaders want to prevent the Trump administration from allowing energy development on ancestral lands.

House committee set to advance Republican-sponsored Indian bills
House committee set to advance Republican-sponsored Indian bills
The House Committee on Natural Resources is due to advance three Indian bills at a markup session on Capitol Hill.

Indian Health Service back in the hot seat with budget hearing
Indian Health Service back in the hot seat with budget hearing
It's almost been a year since the Indian Health Service came under heavy fire before lawmakers who control the agency's funding.

Cronkite News: San Carlos Apache activist joins rally at U.S. Capitol
Cronkite News: San Carlos Apache activist joins rally at U.S. Capitol
'There are many issues that need to be addressed, but Congress doesn’t matter if there’s no water,' said Apache activist Wendsler Nosie Sr.

Graham Lee Brewer: Discrimination against Native students all too common
Graham Lee Brewer: Discrimination against Native students all too common
Discrimination against two young Mohawk men at Colorado State University highlights an all-too-common misunderstanding.

Mark Trahant: Paulette Jordan could be the first Native governor
Mark Trahant: Paulette Jordan could be the first Native governor
Conventional wisdom says Paulette Jordan has no chance, but Idaho is changing fast.

Scrambled Eggs: How the Trump team is mixing up the Bureau of Indian Affairs
Scrambled Eggs: How the Trump team is mixing up the Bureau of Indian Affairs
Still wondering about that reorganization? A former Bureau of Indian Affairs official explains it.

Yakama Nation dedicates new center to help veterans with services
Yakama Nation dedicates new center to help veterans with services
The Yakama Warriors Association finally has a place to call home on the reservation in Washington.

Teen ordered to apologize to treaty tribes for starting massive fire
Teen ordered to apologize to treaty tribes for starting massive fire
A 15-year-old boy started a massive fire that endangered treaty and cultural resources along the Columbia River.

Navajo Nation casinos generate another $10 million for chapter communities
Gaming continues to benefit communities on the Navajo Nation.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe gains local support for homelands legislation
After seeing some initial opposition, the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe has gained local support for a bill to protect its homelands in Massachusetts.

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