Banished Snoqualmie members win case in federal court (May 4, 2009)
A federal judge ruled in favor of nine members of the Snoqualmie Tribe of Washington who were banished last year. Judge James L. Robart said the tribe violated the...
Western Shoshone tribes await Supreme Court action (May 4, 2009)
Members of the Western Shoshone Nation of Nevada are awaiting U.S. Supreme Court action on a sacred site case. A group that includes the South Fork Band Council of...
Climbing bolts being removed from sacred Cave Rock (May 4, 2009)
The U.S. Forest Service is removing climbing bolts from Cave Rock, a sacred site of the Washoe Tribe of Nevada and California. The Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit developed a...
Confirmation hearing for Larry EchoHawk to lead BIA (May 4, 2009)
The Senate Indian Affairs Committee will hold a confirmation hearing this Thursday, May 7, for Larry EchoHawk to be assistant secretary of Indian affairs at the Department of the Interior....
Dean Suagee: Tribes and the green energy revolution (May 4, 2009)
"On the first Earth Day of the Obama presidency, the White House blog declared that this Earth Day is significant in light of “the president’s goal to create a clean...
Hopi Tribe works to keep state park open to public (May 4, 2009)
The Hopi Tribe is working with the state of Arizona to keep a park open to the public. The tribe is spending $66,000 to create a parks and recreation...
Melvin Martin: More truths about race in Rapid City (May 4, 2009)
As a home grown Rapid Citian, born and raised there, who is also Lakota (and one-fourth white, to be precise about my own ethnic makeup), I see that once again...
Erich Longie: 'Sioux' opponents won't give up fight (May 4, 2009)
"I was dismayed to read my cousin Eunice Davidson’s letter in which she apologized to the Engelstad family and the people of North Dakota for the activities held at...
Jodi Rave: Awakening the bears from their winter sleep (May 4, 2009)
"In Native tradition, Chuck Jonkel and friends gathered in a celebration of spring along Rattlesnake Creek on Friday to welcome grizzly and black bears from their deep winter sleep....
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