Three indicted for murder of man from Northern Arapaho Tribe (September 30, 2014)
Jared Little Whiteman, 21, was murdered in June.
Native Mob gang leader sentenced to 43 years in federal prison (September 30, 2014)
Wakinyon Wakan McArthur, 36, was found guilty in March 2013 on racketeering, conspiracy and gun and drug charges.
Pueblo man chosen as chair of VA minority advisory committee (September 30, 2014)
Marvin Trujillo served in both the U.S. Navy and the U.S. Marine Corps.
Navajo Nation Council to select a new leader after resignation (September 30, 2014)
Speaker Johnny Naize stepped down and is pleading guilty in a tribal corruption case.
Woman sues over fall at Fallon Paiute Shoshone Tribe business (September 30, 2014)
So far, the state, tribal and federal courts have all dismissed the lawsuits.
Keepseagle plaintiffs oppose use of $380M to create foundation (September 30, 2014)
Marilyn and George Keepseagle say they have been sidelined for not agreeing to the foundation.
Ponca Tribe takes down old headquarters and readies new home (September 30, 2014)
The new building is more than twice the size of the old headquarters.
Navajo vice president returns home after near fatal spider bite (September 30, 2014)
Rex Lee Jim spent more than four weeks in the hospital when a spider bite led to an infection.
Seminole Tribe makes another attempt to join banking business (September 30, 2014)
The tribe plans to buy Mackinac Savings Bank, a bank with branches in Florida and offices in Massachusetts and Michigan.
Mohegan Tribe purchases more wood pellet production facilities (September 30, 2014)
The acquisition is part of the tribe's bid to diversify its economic development holdings.
Cherokee chief participated in live pigeon shoot for Sen. Inhofe (September 30, 2014)
The tribe donated $2,500 for Chief Bill John Baker to attend a hunt where live pigeons where thrown in the air and shot down.
Opinion: Working with New Mexico tribes to protect sacred sites (September 30, 2014)
The commissioner of the New Mexico State Lands Office vows to work with tribes to protect sacred and cultural sites.
Andre Cramblit: Another year brings challenges for our people (September 30, 2014)
The Karuk Tribe just celebrated its new year and Andre Cramblit is ready to take on some more challenges.
North Dakota tribe sees big problems as energy industry grows (September 30, 2014)
Drugs and crime are putting a strain on the Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Nation.
Editorial: Long delayed trust fund settlement for Navajo Nation (September 30, 2014)
The New York Times welcomes a $554 million trust fund settlement for the Navajo Nation.
Native Sun News: Agency weighs uranium mine near sacred site (September 30, 2014)
A federal Atomic Safety and Licensing Board panel has given the public until Sept. 28 to submit written or oral comments about Strata Energy Inc.’s proposal to mine for uranium near Mato Tipila in the northern Black Hills.
Jim Abourezk: South Dakota tribes can put Rick Weiland in office (September 30, 2014)
I support Rick Weiland for the U.S. Senate seat that is up for election this year and so do all 9 South Dakota tribes and the Great Plains Tribal Chairs Association.
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