Cayuga Nation weighs lawsuit after seized tobacco is returned (November 17, 2010)
The Cayuga Nation might sue Cayuga County, New York, for spoiled tobacco products. The tribe will examine 7,627 cartons of cigarettes that were seized by the county. The property was...
Michigan attorney pushes trial in Saginaw Chippewa land case (November 17, 2010)
Michigan attorney general Mike Cox (R) doesn't want to settle a land case with the Saginaw Chippewa Tribe. Cox is objecting to an agreement reached by the tribe and other...
Peltier supporters push for tests due to concerns about health (November 17, 2010)
Imprisoned American Indian Movement activist Leonard Peltier recently underwent blood tests and supporters say he should receive a biopsy to determine whether he has prostate cancer. Peltier is being held...
Editorial: Trust Agua Caliente Band over access to hiking trails (November 17, 2010)
"Hiking in the glorious mountains that surround the Coachella Valley is one of the best things about living here. Understandably, the hiking community is nervous about the proposed exchange of...
Oregon State to host Nike N7 game to raise Native awareness (November 17, 2010)
Oregon State University is hosting a Nike N7 game on November 21 to raise awareness of Native issues. The team will wear special turquoise uniforms and Nike N7 shoes for...
Editorial: Tribal Law and Order Act a tool to help combat crime (November 17, 2010)
"President Obama shared a lighthearted moment with Native American leaders in July when he told them the Black Eagle family of Montana adopted him into the Crow tribe two years...
Fox News site wrong over claim that Sitting Bull 'killed' Custer (November 17, 2010)
Fox News erroneously claims Sitting Bull, the famous Lakota chief, "killed" Lt. Col. George Armstrong Custer during the 1876 Battle of Little Bighorn. Sitting Bull did not actually participate in...
Native Sun News: Newspaper lands deal to expand distribution (November 17, 2010)
All content © Native Sun News. RAPID CITY, SOUTH DAKOTA –– Travis Afraid of Bear, the Circulation and Distribution Manager for the Native Sun News weekly newspaper, announced today that...
MSU News: Program boosts science education on reservations (November 17, 2010)
"After Dora Hugs enrolled in a program designed to strengthen science education for Native American students, the science teacher at St. Charles Mission School in Pryor and member of the...
NPR: Filmmaker investigates family's secrets in 'Lost Sparrow' (November 17, 2010)
"MICHEL MARTIN, host: I'm Michel Martin and this is TELL ME MORE from NPR News. In just a few minutes, Maya Angelou joins us to tell us why she decided...
202 630 8439 (THEZ)
Top Stories1. Key Republican revives bill to strip Bureau of Indian Affairs of recognition powers
2. California Tribal College names Blackfeet Nation citizen Billie Jo Kipp as president
3. Democracy Now: Judges try to end legal defense program for #NoDAPL resisters
4. Mark Trahant: States complain to Senate about the burdens of Indian health care
5. Dakota Access enters settlement for 'unanticipated discovery' of tribal artifacts
ArchivePrevious: November 16, 2010
Next: November 18, 2010