Opinion: Nez Perce Tribe defends its homeland from big energy (August 21, 2014)
Writer discusses how the Nez Perce Tribe stopped big energy from shipping megaloads through its reservation in Idaho.
Oklahoma City Indian Clinic celebrates grand opening of building (August 21, 2014)
The facility is dedicated to Dr. Everett R. Rhoades, a member of the Kiowa Tribe who was the first Indian director of the Indian Health Service.
KCUR: Modern and historic Indian art on display in Kansas City (August 21, 2014)
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art and the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art at Johnson County Community College are bringing contemporary and historic Indian art to audiences in Kansas City.
Ryan Wilson: Native language immersion programs need support (August 21, 2014)
Tribes are moving with urgency and purpose to save their languages and some of these efforts include immersion programs within Bureau of Indian Education schools.
Kake Tribe returns to site of 1857 deadly attack in Washington (August 21, 2014)
Tribal ancestors went to Whidbey Island in August 1857 to take revenge for the deaths of 27 of their people a year earlier.
Navy rejects transfer of surplus property to Narragansett Tribe (August 21, 2014)
The Bureau of Indian Affairs has been trying to obtain properties on Aquidneck Island for the tribe.
North Dakota tribe accused of concealing data on pipeline spill (August 21, 2014)
The environmental director for the Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Nation is accusing his tribe of concealing information about a pipeline spill on the reservation.
Secretary Jewell issues order and guidance on trust relationship (August 21, 2014)
Order will help Interior Department bureaus and offices carry out their responsibilities to tribes and individual Indians.
Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes see $7.4M for buyback (August 21, 2014)
Tribal members will finally see offers to sell their fractionated interests as part of the Land Buy-Back Program for Tribal Nations.
Mike Wise: Longtime NFL referee avoided Washington's games (August 21, 2014)
A veteran NFL referee explains why he declined to officiate games with the Washington team.
Walt Lamar: Remove Gary Edwards from law enforcement group (August 21, 2014)
Walt Lamar says Gary Edwards has sold the National Native American Law Enforcement Association to the Washington NFL team.
Jeffrey Whalen: Oglala Sioux Tribe's police force is in shambles (August 21, 2014)
The entire reservation Public Safety system is in shambles and is in dire need of repair
Native Sun News: DOJ backs tribes in ICWA case in South Dakota (August 21, 2014)
The Department of Justice filed a brief last week supporting the legal positions of several tribes and parents in their lawsuit against the state of South Dakota for its handlings of a specific part of the Indian Child Welfare Act.
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