Opinion: Cherokee Nation loses land to land grab a century ago (September 9, 2014)
Author discusses the Land Run of 1893, in which land promised to the Cherokee Nation by treaty was open to settlers.
North Dakota tribe holds primary for chairman and council seats (September 9, 2014)
Six people are running for chairman, including incumbent Tex Hall and former chairman Marcus Levings.
Opinion: Salt River Tribe must deal with growing gang problems (September 9, 2014)
A retired police officer urges leaders of the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Community to take action against gangs and crime.
Montana tribes receive $2M in grants for language preservation (September 9, 2014)
The Legislature created the Montana Indian Language Preservation Pilot Program last year.
Vice chairman from Nisqually Tribe appears in court in theft case (September 9, 2014)
William Frank allegedly withdrew money from the tribe's bank accounts and put it in his own account.
Opinion: Caddo language word for 'friendly' gave name to Texas (September 9, 2014)
Historian explains how the presence of the Caddo Nation is still felt in Texas.
Moapa Paiute Tribe evacuates more than 100 due to flash floods (September 9, 2014)
At least a half-dozen homes were flooded on the reservation while travelers were taking refuge at the tribe's travel plaza.
Vince Two Eagles: Indian family seen as threat in urban Chicago (September 9, 2014)
Vince Two Eagles shares the story of Bennie Bearskin, a member of the Winnebago Tribe whose family was part of the urban relocation effort.
Native woman competes for the top prize on 'The Biggest Loser' (September 9, 2014)
Jackie Pierson, who is Ojibway, grew up in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Chippewa Cree Tribe was awarded $1.1M over payday loan deal (September 9, 2014)
The tribe's partner in an online loan business secretly funneled payments to three tribal members.
Steven Newcomb: Court describes Native activities as 'parasitic' (September 9, 2014)
Steven Newcomb exposes questionable language in a Supreme Court decision from Canada.
Mike Wise: NFL leader must go over handling of domestic violence (September 9, 2014)
Washington Post columnist calls for NFL commissioner Roger Goodell to step down over his handling of a player's domestic violence incident.
Barry Brandon: DOJ places a chokehold on tribal loan enterprises (September 9, 2014)
Barry Brandon, the executive director of the Native American Financial Services Association, blasts the Department of Justice for targeting tribal Internet loan businesses.
Native Sun News: Native woman warrior honored at White House (September 9, 2014)
Women warriors have always existed in many tribes across Indian Country.
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