Mayoral candidate's wife apologizes for 'drunken Natives' post (August 8, 2014)
The comments surfaced on the same day candidate Gord Steeves said he was going to put more resources into keeping inebriated people off the streets.
Navajo band raises money for research into multiple sclerosis (August 8, 2014)
Signal 99's former bass player, Chuck Haven, suffers from the disease.
MPR: Fond du Lac Band asks EPA for strong air quality standard (August 8, 2014)
The tribe is seeking a Class I designation for the reservation under the Clean Air Act.
Original Americans Foundation wants art with NFL team's logo (August 8, 2014)
The NFL team will be heading to Zuni Pueblo in New Mexico on Monday.
Oglala Sioux group runs 477 miles to protest Keystone XL plan (August 8, 2014)
About 20 tribal members ran across Nebraska to raise awareness about the environmental impacts of the controversial pipeline
Chukchansi Tribe reportedly goes through leadership takeover (August 8, 2014)
Five council members, including the chairman, were suspended on ethics charges.
Tex Hall seeks another term as chairman of North Dakota tribe (August 8, 2014)
The Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Nation will hold a primary in September and a general election in November.
Steve Cadue: Kickapoo Tribe still seeks reliable source of water (August 8, 2014)
Steve Cadue, the chairman of the Kickapoo Tribe, explains the need for an adequate water supply.
Suit filed over tasing of nine-year-old from Rosebud Sioux Tribe (August 8, 2014)
The mother of the girl is suing the city of Pierre, its police chief and police officers for the October 2013 tasering incident.
Judge orders destruction of residential school survivor records (August 8, 2014)
Records will be destroyed after 15 years but survivors will be able to determine if they want their stories sent to a national archive.
Al Jazeera: Four adopted Indian women discover their heritage (August 8, 2014)
Al Jazeera shares stories from women who discovered their Indian roots after being adopted.
Sen. John Walsh of Montana drops run amid plagiarism scandal (August 8, 2014)
Democrats will have to find a candidate to face Rep. Steve Daines, a Republican who has been reaching out to tribes.
Shoni Schimmel draws sellout crowd to Washington WNBA game (August 8, 2014)
The Umatilla player's star power wasn't enough to help her team win the game, though.
Steven Newcomb: Native nations don't have a true seat at table (August 8, 2014)
Steven Newcomb continues to raise questions about the upcoming session of the World Conference on Indigenous Peoples.
Donna Ennis: Don't rely on marijuana to self-medicate problems (August 8, 2014)
Donna Ennis says using marijuana is not a Native tradition.
Native Sun News: Cobell checks could be ready by end of month (August 8, 2014)
In a letter written to stake holders, Class Counsel for the Cobell settlement, David Smith and Bill Dorris, implied that if the Department of Interior does their part, checks could be in the mail by August 30.
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