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Goodwill store in Washington finds skull of Indian child in a box (July 9, 2014)

Authorities are seeking more information in hopes of returning the skull to a tribal for reburial.

Former leader of Cedarville Rancheria to stand trial for murders (July 9, 2014)

Cherie Lash Rhoades faces the death penalty if convicted.

Audio from Senate Indian Affairs Committee's hearing on five bills (July 9, 2014)

The bills address land-into-trust, mineral rights and water rights issues for tribes in Arizona, Montana, Nevada and New Mexico.

Lamwakers introduce bill for adoption tax credit for Indian parents (July 9, 2014)

The Tribal Adoption Parity Act recognizes tribal determinations for special needs children.

Elise Patkotak: Alaska Natives deserve to vote in their languages (July 9, 2014)

Elise Patkotak supports efforts to translate voting materials into Native languages in Alaska.

Opinion: Governor's no-show at NCAI was embarrassing to Alaska (July 9, 2014)

Professor Jenny Bell-Jones wonders why Alaska Gov. Sean Parnell (R) ignored the recent mid-year session of the National Congress of American Indians.

DOI enters Cobell land buy-back agreements with Montana tribes (July 9, 2014)

The Crow Tribe, the Fort Belknap Indian Community and the Fort Peck Tribes are the latest to sign agreements.

Column: Indian wars in the Southeast lasted until the late 1700s (July 9, 2014)

Writer provides a list of Indian wars in the Southeast, starting in 1540 and ending with a prolonged conflict between the Cherokee Nation and the Chickasaw Nation in the late 1700s.

Town rescinds decision to change name of park for Indian fighter (July 9, 2014)

Kit Carson's name will still be used for the section of the park where he is buried.

Chuck Sams: Umatilla Tribes sign Cobell land-buy back agreement (July 9, 2014)

Chuck Sams, the editor of the Confederated Umatilla Journal, reflects on his tribe's participation in the Land Buy-Back Program for Tribal Nations.

Shoni Schimmel thanks fans for support in WNBA All-Stars game (July 9, 2014)

Rookie from Umatilla Tribes received third highest number of votes.

Reform plan urges billions for Bureau of Indian Education schools (July 9, 2014)

School construction list hasn't been updated since 2004.

Study finds high rate of dental problems among Navajo children (July 9, 2014)

The rate of untreated tooth decay among Navajo children is far higher than the national average.

Maine asserts jurisdiction over tribal waters in case against EPA (July 9, 2014)

State wants to determine standards for waters that run through reservations.

Delphine Red Shirt: Children remain vital to our survival as nation (July 9, 2014)

In the early part of contact with whites our very young Lakota children were taken and put into boarding schools to brainwash them.

Peter d'Errico: Native Nations still fighting regimes of domination (July 9, 2014)

Peter d'Errico discusses how Native title has been treated differently in the U.S. and Canadian courts.