Little Traverse Bay Bands vote in primary election (May 15, 2009)
Members of the Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians of Michigan voted in a primary election on May 11. Incumbent chairman Frank Ettawageshik and incumbent vice chairman Bill Denemy...
Oklahoma governor vetoes tribal charter school bill (May 15, 2009)
Oklahoma Gov. Brad Henry (D) vetoed a bill that would have allowed tribes to sponsor charter schools. Henry said tribes already have the ability to start their own schools. "SB...
Law that banished Dakotas in 1863 still on the books (May 15, 2009)
An act of Congress that banished Dakota Indians from Minnesota in 1863 is still on the books. President Abraham Lincoln signed the bill in response to the Dakota Conflict of...
Editorial: 'Fighting Sioux' can't survive much longer (May 15, 2009)
"A new deadline probably dooms the UND Fighting Sioux nickname and logo. That’s just as well. It’s been clear for some time that the name and logo couldn’t survive....
Dry Creek Band to hold election for board of directors (May 15, 2009)
Members of the Dry Creek Band of Pomo Indians of California will vote for a new board of directors on Saturday. The election was supposed to be held in early...
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