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Native youth suicide program in New Mexico awaits funds (January 21, 2014)

Lawmakers in New Mexico are trying to secure funding for Native youth suicide programs.

Yakama Nation seeks to retake authority from Washington (January 21, 2014)

The Yakama Nation is set to reclaim authority from the state of Washington after more than 50 years of living under Public Law 280.

Cherokee Nation is latest to join InterTribal Buffalo Council (January 21, 2014)

The Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma has joined the InterTribal Buffalo Council and is studying whether to raise its own bison herd.

Organizer of Lumbee Tribe recall effort loses home to arson (January 21, 2014)

A member of the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina who is trying to recall Chairman Paul Brooks lost his home to a fire on Sunday night.

Indian Times: Review of news affecting tribes in Oklahoma (January 21, 2014)

Indian Times at KGOU recaps a week of news for Oklahoma tribes.

HCN: Building better homes on the Pine Ridge Reservation (January 21, 2014)

High Country News reports on efforts to build sustainable housing on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota, home to the Oglala Sioux Tribe.

Osage Nation Congress impeaches John Red Eagle as chief (January 21, 2014)

The Congress of the Osage Nation of Oklahoma voted to remove Chief John Red Eagle as chief this morning after finding him guilty of violating tribal law.

Non-Native woman runs for chief of Burns Lake First Nation (January 21, 2014)

Pauline Goertzen, a non-Native woman, is in the running for chief of the Ts'il Kaz Koh First Nation in British Columbia.

Travis Armstrong: Agua Caliente Band defends sovereignty (January 21, 2014)

Travis Armstrong discusses recent lawsuits filed by the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians in California.

Chickasaw Nation Gov. Bill Anoatubby won't run for Senate (January 21, 2014)

Chickasaw Nation Gov. Bill Anoatubby won't be running for the Oklahoma's open U.S. Senate seat.

Native language educators turn to archives at Smithsonian (January 21, 2014)

The Smithsonian’s National Anthropological Archives serves as a repository for hundreds of Native languages whose speakers are working to keep them alive for future generations.

Opinion: Colleen Hanabusa fights for Native Hawaiian rights (January 21, 2014)

Former Sen. Daniel Akaka (D) and Michael Chun, a former president of Kamehameha Schools, endorse Democrat Colleen Hanabusa for U.S. Senate.

Opinion: Canada spends more for lawyers than Native teen (January 21, 2014)

Carolyn Bennett, a member of Parliament, wonders why the Canadian government is refusing to provide adequate health care to a disabled Native teen in Nova Scotia.

Native Sun News: Oglala Sioux fighter remains undefeated (January 21, 2014)

David “Bull Dawg” Michaud was victorious over Carey Varnier Saturday night in Fargo, ND. The win ups his record to 7-0 as a professional Mixed Martial Artist.