Dean Suagee: Part two of the tribal green revolution (May 12, 2009)
"A green energy revolution is beginning to happen in America. If President Obama and the Democratic leadership in Congress are successful in enacting legislation to address the climate crisis, the...
Arrest made for attacks at Wind River health clinic (May 12, 2009)
A 25-year-old man is in custody for attacks on two people at a health clinic on the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming. Dillon Yellowbear is accused of stabbing a man...
Oneida Nation land-into-trust deal needs state action (May 12, 2009)
The Oneida Nation hailed a land-into-trust agreement with a Oneida County, New York, but it's up to the state to take final action by June 30. The deal requires the...
Indian Country largely spared from swine flu virus (May 12, 2009)
Health officials around the world are mobilizing against the H1N1 virus, commonly known as swine flu, but Indian Country has largely been spared from cases. The Tohono O'odham Nation of...
School liaison reaches out to Alaska Native families (May 12, 2009)
Rose Roehl is the Yup'ik language and cultural liaison for a public elementary school in Anchorage, Alaska, but she says she is worried about her job's future. Roehl reaches...
Tohono O'odham Nation won't move jail facility site (May 12, 2009)
The Tohono O'odham Nation of Arizona won't move the site of a proposed detention facility despite off-reservation opposition, a tribal leader said. The tribe plans to build the center in...
Navajo Nation gets largest chunk of stimulus funds (May 12, 2009)
The Navajo Nation, the largest tribe in the country, is getting the largest chunk of funds from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. The tribe is due to receive $163.8...
Tribal college mourns loss of Coeur d'Alene athlete (May 12, 2009)
Students at Salish Kootenai College, a tribal college in Montana, are feeling the loss of star basketball player Tim Wolfe. Wolfe, 21, was a member of the Coeur d'Alene...
Mary Pember: Indian remains become sports trophies (May 12, 2009)
"Like many American Indians, I’ve been carefully watching the current PBS American Experience series, We Shall Remain. The series tells the history of how native peoples resisted expulsion from...
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