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August 13, 2004
Senate panel to hold briefing on Cheyenne-Arapaho bid (08/13)
Court bars state from imposing gas tax on tribe (08/13)
Pueblo man didn't know Bush cutting housing funds (08/13)
Elderly Navajos asked to sign away land rights (08/13)
Alaska Native executive to get $890,000 payout (08/13)
Respect urged at Bear Butte during high season (08/13)
Eagle Staff Runners began 300-mile journey to Idaho (08/13)
Washington returns state park to Suquamish Tribe (08/13)
Ron Allen, Republican tribal leader, opposing Bush (08/13)
Soboba Band close to settling water rights dispute (08/13)
Minneapolis Native Academy gets $1M federal grant (08/13)
Chippewa Cree Tribe brings 4-H Club back to life (08/13)
Water project helps Blackfeet Nation communities (08/13)
Case of police who abandoned Native man reopened (08/13)
Non-Native companies benefit from Native contracting (08/13)
Report concludes Bush's tax cuts favor wealthy (08/13)
Swimmer urges tribes to ask Congress to fix trust (08/13)
Nez Perce Tribe calls for protection of salmon (08/13)
Top-level aides in BIA Washington office removed (08/13)

August 12, 2004
BLM notifies tribes of remains at new Utah site (08/12)
Passamaquoddy Tribe to vote on natural gas terminal (08/12)
Navajo president says sovereignty is wealth (08/12)
Farmington Inter-tribal dedicates new hogan (08/12)
Arizona opposing tribe's trust land acquisition (08/12)
Miccosukee Tribe to cooperate with state police (08/12)
UND's Indian nursing program receives federal grant (08/12)
Crow warrior returns home to emotional ceremony (08/12)
Pala Band to help clean up illegal trash dump (08/12)
Two First Nations want to find out cause of sickness (08/12)
Omaha Tribe re-enacts Lewis and Clark exchange (08/12)
Father of missing Native girl charged with assault (08/12)
Indian professor sues after being denied tenure (08/12)
Bush says housing program he's cutting is 'working' (08/12)

August 11, 2004
Indian highway death rate still surpasses nation (08/11)
Mohawk police chief resigns over lack of support (08/11)
Ceremony for massacre wrongly blamed on tribe (08/11)
Navajo woman falls victim to Internet scam (08/11)
Chickasaw Nation buys community newspapers (08/11)
Nebraska commission denies Whiteclay liquor license (08/11)
Editorial: Indian issues should be part of campaign (08/11)
National Indian Health Board holds conference (08/11)
Russell Means to speak about Brando at movie fest (08/11)
Jourdain sworn in as new Red Lake Nation chairman (08/11)
Indians in Chile fight exploitation of forests (08/11)
Man claims to have seen missing Native girl (08/11)
Washington tribes rally against Bush's roadless plan (08/11)
Study shows high level of toxics in farmed salmon (08/11)
Kerry opposes Yucca Mountain nuclear waste site (08/11)
Editorial: Return state park to Suquamish Tribe (08/11)
Ponca Tribe offered to host radioactive waste dump (08/11)
Coors, Salazar to battle for Campbell's seat (08/11)

August 10, 2004
Kerry campaign counting on Native American support (08/10)
Small percentage of Interior's IT systems secure (08/10)
Lummi Nation gets grant for college prep program (08/10)
Historian tracks down Taino descendants in Cuba (08/10)
Land auction delayed for fear of Cayuga Nation (08/10)
NPS report tracks lead dust from mine near villages (08/10)
Alaska Native men charged with poaching walrus (08/10)
Goshute waste dump hearings closed to public (08/10)
NMAI prepares to welcome Native people to DC (08/10)
Mashantucket Tribe negotiating for water for golf course (08/10)
Program targets drinking among Native youth (08/10)
South Dakota report card shows achievement gap (08/10)
Slain Navajo soldier enlisted to receive education (08/10)
Indians impressed by Kerry visit to Gallup pow-wow (08/10)
Lewis and Clark exhibit stops on Omaha Reservation (08/10)
First Nation leaders head to Israel to build relations (08/10)
Connecticut towns join case over Indian taxation (08/10)
Murkowski finds it difficult to escape father's shadow (08/10)
Study links antidepressants to suicide in children (08/10)

August 09, 2004
Appeals court rules against tribal jurisdiction (08/09)
Miss Indian New Mexico regains title, some cash (08/09)
Means says South Dakota GOP needs to do more (08/09)
Third Leech Lake teen pleads guilty to brutal attack (08/09)
Bush tells journalists tribes 'given' sovereignty (08/09)
Tex Hall says employee press policy not a 'gag order' (08/09)
Native girl awarded $8.6M for table accident (08/09)
Arizona Republicans finally attracting Indian vote (08/09)
Kerry pledges support for Indian Country (08/09)
Obituary: Anne Keller, Lakota language instructor (08/09)
New Great Plains director ready to tackle challenges (08/09)
BIA takes on land consolidation in Great Plains region (08/09)
Pioneer descendant aids Duwamish recognition (08/09)
Pechanga Band's growth spurs need for more water (08/09)
ITMA to hold listening sessions in Wisconsin, Arizona (08/09)
Mark Trahant: Bush's answer was slightly better (08/09)
Alaska Native village sees boost from tourism (08/09)
Coushatta member threatened over recall effort (08/09)
Jodi Rave Lee: Gag order sign of poor leadership (08/09)
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Winnebago Tribe fights back in court after 'attack on sovereignty'
Winnebago Tribe fights back in court after 'attack on sovereignty'
A raid on the Winnebago Tribe's tobacco operations has spawned a new lawsuit in federal court.

HEARTH Act remains popular as tribes assert more control on homelands
HEARTH Act remains popular as tribes assert more control on homelands
Tribes are making the federal government get out of the way when it comes to leasing on their homelands.

Video: Navajo Code Talker Roy Hawthorne shares his story for veterans project
Video: Navajo Code Talker Roy Hawthorne shares his story for veterans project
The Navajo Nation lost one of its heroes with the passing of Roy Hawthorne, Sr., one of the famed Code Talkers.

Native Sun News Today: Mining near sacred site has 'torn up' roadway
Native Sun News Today: Mining near sacred site has 'torn up' roadway
Gold prospectors are drilling on land adjacent to Pe’ Sla in the Black Hills, a sacred site held in trust for tribes.

Mark Trahant: Trump administration sabotages the treaty and trust relationship
Mark Trahant: Trump administration sabotages the treaty and trust relationship
The Trump administration maintains tribes are a race rather than sovereign governments, implicating the flow of Medicaid dollars to Indian Country.

Graham Lee Brewer: A bipartisan meltdown over the Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act
Graham Lee Brewer: A bipartisan meltdown over the Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act
A bill exempting tribal nations from labor regulations fails in the Senate as union concerns trump sovereignty.

Cronkite News: White Mountain Apache Tribe water project stalls in Washington
Cronkite News: White Mountain Apache Tribe water project stalls in Washington
Labor unions and Indian water rights aren’t usually associated with one another. But to the White Mountain Apache Tribe they’re currently tightly entwined.

MSU News: Northern Cheyenne student lands prestigious Udall Scholarship
MSU News: Northern Cheyenne student lands prestigious Udall Scholarship
A Montana State University student is one step closer to his goal of developing renewable energy projects for the Northern Cheyenne Tribe.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe faces local questions about homelands bill
The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe is seeing support in the nation's capital for a bill to protect its homelands but the situation looks a little different back home.

Gila River Indian Community ranks third in top lobbying contracts in DC
Gila River Indian Community ranks third in top lobbying contracts in DC
The Gila River Indian Community spends big in the nation's capital, with a team of lobbyists working on health care, education and other key issues.

Sen. Bernie Sanders plans to include tribes in jobs for every American program
Sen. Bernie Sanders plans to include tribes in jobs for every American program
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vermont) is drafting legislation to guarantee a job to every willing American.

Ho-Chunk Nation still waiting for movement on off-reservation casino
It's been more than five years since the Ho-Chunk Nation has since action on its off-reservation casino. What gives?

Tribes prepare for takeover of troubled Indian Health Service hospital
Tribes prepare for takeover of troubled Indian Health Service hospital
Citing chronic underfunding and inaction at the federal level, tribes in the Great Plains are planning to take over a troubled Indian Health Service hospital.

Navajo Nation mourns passing of Code Talker Roy Hawthorne at age of 92
Navajo Nation mourns passing of Code Talker Roy Hawthorne at age of 92
'I always stress to people that we aren’t heroes,' said the late Roy Hawthorne, Sr. 'We were chosen to serve in the Marine Corps and bring liberty to the enemy.'

Bill to repeal old ban on distilleries in Indian Country gets first hearing
Bill to repeal old ban on distilleries in Indian Country gets first hearing
A bill that repeals a remnant of a more paternalistic era in federal Indian policy is getting its first airing on Capitol Hill.

Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe weighs in on local election with three citizens on ballot
Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe weighs in on local election with three citizens on ballot
The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe is getting out the Native vote ahead of an upcoming election in New York.

Chippewa Cree Tribe breaks ground on youth-driven skate park on reservation
Chippewa Cree Tribe breaks ground on youth-driven skate park on reservation
A skate park is coming to the Rocky Boy's Reservation thanks to action from Chippewa Cree youth and some high-profile support.

Native Sun News Today: Oglala Sioux Tribe weighs rights for off-reservation citizens
Native Sun News Today: Oglala Sioux Tribe weighs rights for off-reservation citizens
An Oglala Sioux Tribe task force wants citizens who live within treaty boundaries included in elections.

Native Sun News Today Editorial: President Trump is tearing the Republican Party, and America, down
Editorial: President Trump is tearing the Republican Party, and America, down
What is normal and what is not in the Donald Trump era? Morality has been thrown out of the window.

Hinaleimoana Wong-Kalu: I am Kanaka first. I am Native Hawaiian first.
Hinaleimoana Wong-Kalu: I am Kanaka first. I am Native Hawaiian first.
Aloha allows us to always have a commonality, regardless of our politics or gender expression.

Top Trump officials skipped out on tribal consultation session amid big changes
Top Trump officials skipped out on tribal consultation session amid big changes
Tribes are being excluded as the Department of Health and Human Services refuses to take a stand on Medicaid and the first Americans.

Tribes welcome probe of Trump administration's handling of key agreements
The Trump administration is facing another internal investigation, this one over the handling of gaming agreements for the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe.

Comanche Nation citizens warned of big hit from rival Chickasaw Nation casino
The Comanche Nation is expecting a 25 percent decline in revenues at one of its gaming facilities, and tribal citizens will feel the pain too.

Pamunkey Tribe connected to acquisition of land by gaming company
The recently recognized Pamunkey Tribe is moving full steam ahead with plans for a gaming facility in Virginia.

Man accused of killing indigenous healer dies in apparent lynching in Peru
Man accused of killing indigenous healer dies in apparent lynching in Peru
Olivia Arévalo, an 81-year-old indigenous leader, was killed in Peru and her community apparently took justice in its own hands.

Fired police officer won't go to trial for death of Native man until next year
The Native community is demanding justice for the death of Zachary Bearheels at the hands of police officers in Omaha, Nebraska.

Native Sun News Today: Spotted Eagle promises 'Faith, Hope and Leadership'
Native Sun News Today: Spotted Eagle promises 'Faith, Hope and Leadership'
A strong sense of place dictates Faith Spotted Eagle's priorities as she seeks public office in South Dakota.

Elizabeth Cook-Lynn: An Indian man walks into court and asks a judge to do the right thing
Elizabeth Cook-Lynn: An Indian man walks into court and asks a judge to do the right thing
It was an astonishing day for Chase Iron Eyes as he went before a white-man judge in North Dakota.

YES! Magazine: Native language schools are taking back education for their people
YES! Magazine: Native language schools are taking back education for their people
The last fluent speakers of Wôpanâak passed away more than a century ago. A school is working to revive the language.

Jaclyn Lanae: Another Earth Day is upon us. Here's how you can get involved
Jaclyn Lanae: Another Earth Day is upon us. Here's how you can get involved
There are many reasons to gather together around a single idea, a particular cause but Earth Day is perhaps the single most important cause.

James Giago Davies: A dozen Lakota drivers race into action at the Speedway
James Giago Davies: A dozen Lakota drivers race into action at the Speedway
Folks in Lakota country would be surprised at the number of Native drivers that make up the grid at the Black Hills Speedway in South Dakota.

Mechoopda Tribe: 'Enough is enough' as appeals court rules in homelands case
The Mechoopda Tribe is still willing to sit down with local opponents to discuss plans for a long-delayed casino in northern California.

Only caribou herd in lower 48 United States declared 'functionally extinct'
The only caribou herd in the lower 48 United States has been declared 'functionally extinct' because it is down to just three animals.

Tribes kept in the dark as Trump administration rolls on with reorganization
Despite claims by the Trump administration that it won't move forward with a reorganization without Indian Country's input, tribes continue to be excluded.

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