Study finds low graduation rate for Indian students (February 17, 2010)
Less than 50 percent of American Indian and Alaska Native students Pacific and Northwestern regions graduate from high school, according to a new report. The report from the The Civil...
Elise Patkotak: Domestic violence ad wasn't political (February 17, 2010)
"As someone who has worked for more than 30 years in the field of domestic violence, sexual assault and child abuse, I cannot express how thrilled I was when Gov....
Another Little Shell council member resigns position (February 17, 2010)
A second council member for the Little Shell Tribe of Chippewa Indians of Montana resigned in protest of President John Sinclair. Leona Kienenberger joins John LaSalle in leaving the council....
Letter: Give tribes time to think over 'Fighting Sioux' (February 17, 2010)
"What has happened to the Sioux nickname? Has all of Grand Forks given up on keeping the name, or is the Herald publishing only what it sees fit? Who...
Northern Cheyenne school administrator won't leave (February 17, 2010)
The principal/superintendent of a school on the Northern Cheyenne Reservation in Montana refuses to leave even though she was fired. The Northern Cheyenne Tribal School Board fired Elberta Monroe last...
Former Rosebud Sioux council member heads to trial (February 17, 2010)
A former leader of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe is set to go to trial next month on charges that he solicited a minor and engaged in sexual contact with a...
Trial opens for Pueblo leader charged over hit and run (February 17, 2010)
A leader of Pojoaque Pueblo in New Mexico went on trial on Tuesday in connection with a fatal hit and run on the reservation. Lt. Governor Linda Diaz, 52,...
Fort Sill Apache Tribe not allowed in Geronimo lawsuit (February 17, 2010)
A federal judge won't let the Fort Sill Apache Tribe of Oklahoma intervene in a lawsuit over the reburial of the remains of Apache warrior Geronimo. But Chairman Jeff Houser...
Navajo family opens traditional eatery in New Mexico (February 17, 2010)
A family from the Navajo Nation opened a restaurant based on traditional Navajo foods in Farmington, New Mexico. Bernice and Dexter Begay, along with their son, Danaman Begay, own...
Shakopee man refusing to pay settlement for assault (February 17, 2010)
A member of the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community of Minnesota is refusing to pay off a $2 million settlement to the family of a girl whom he sexually assaulted, KSTP-TV...
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