Four sentenced for theft from Blackfeet Nation youth program (June 27, 2014)
In total, six people pleaded guilty or were found guilty for stealing from the program.
Ex-employee found guilty of stealing from Chippewa Cree Tribe (June 27, 2014)
Conviction comes as two former chairmen are indicted on federal charges.
City schedules another vote on park named after Indian fighter (June 27, 2014)
Leaders of Taos Pueblo said they should have been consulted about the new name.
Newspaper says only the Spirit Lake Nation can change the way children are treated on the reservation:
ASU News: Tribal Nations Tour heads to San Carlos Reservation (June 27, 2014)
Students will learn more about culture and way of life on the reservation.
Tribes in South Dakota seek control over child welfare programs (June 27, 2014)
Applications come amid tribal complaints about too many Indian children in non-Indian homes.
Cherokee Nation man being recognized as Champion of Change (June 27, 2014)
Daryl Legg helps find employment for ex-offenders.
Ex-employee pleads guilty to theft from Passamaquoddy Tribe (June 27, 2014)
Former finance director admits he stole $20,000.
NNHA: Dental care arrives too late for many in Indian Country (June 27, 2014)
The Native Health News Alliance reports on efforts to improve dental care in Indian Country.
IHS announces plans to employ more Native American veterans (June 27, 2014)
Goal is to raise Native veteran employment rate from 6 percent to 9 percent.
SDPR: Buy-back program offers $50M on Rosebud Reservation (June 27, 2014)
The Land Buy-Back Program for Tribal Nations has sent out $50 million in offers on the Rosebud Sioux Reservation in South Dakota.
Robert Heyano: Alaska tribes battle mine to protect way of life (June 27, 2014)
Robert Heyano, the president of the United Tribes of Bristol Bay, explains why Alaska Natives are fighting the Pebble Mine.
Judge blocks land-into-trust decisions in Alaska pending appeal (June 27, 2014)
But Bureau of Indian Affairs can continue with rule to include Alaska in land-into-trust process.
Blog: Questions about Bureau of Indian Education reform plans (June 27, 2014)
Writer doesn't think imposing more standardized tests and competitions on the Bureau of Indian Education is a great idea.
Opinion: Military's use of tribal names amounts to propaganda (June 27, 2014)
Writer calls on the U.S. military to stop using tribal names for its equipment.
Native Sun News: Washington team's mascot hits another bump (June 27, 2014)
The United States Patent Office has sided with 5 Native American plaintiffs in a ruling last week that deemed the Washington Redskin trademark to be 'disparaging' to Native Americans.
Steven Newcomb: Supreme Court 'victory' adopts racist system (June 27, 2014)
Steven Newcomb finds language of domination used throughout the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community.
Chelsey Luger: Language usage can dehumanize Native people (June 27, 2014)
Chelsey Luger explores how the subtle use of certain words can dehumanize Native people.
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