Final person sentenced in theft from Blackfeet Nation program (October 23, 2014)
Gary Joseph Conti received the harshest punishment among the six people who were convicted.
Former health executive from Chippewa Cree Tribe sentenced (October 23, 2014)
Fawn Patricia Ann Tadios was using tribal funds to visit her husband while he was in prison.
Agua Caliente Band and DOJ submit briefs in water rights case (October 23, 2014)
The tribe, with the support of the Obama administration, is seeking to quantify its water rights.
President Barack Obama urges early voting for Alaska Natives (October 23, 2014)
Voting is a big issue at the Alaska Federation of Natives conference.
Native advocates come together to combat domestic violence (October 23, 2014)
The Montana Native Women's Coalition is hosting a conference in Billings.
Crow Tribe seeks renewal of Indian Coal Production Tax Credit (October 23, 2014)
The tax credit expired in 2013 and the tribe says its revenues have taken a hit.
Ho-Chunk Nation woman named president of Girl Scouts board (October 23, 2014)
Kathy Hopinkah Hannan is the first Native American in the post.
Navajo Nation's top court orders new ballots without candidate (October 23, 2014)
The November 4 election will likely be postponed.
3rd Circuit won't force town to repatriate Jim Thorpe's remains (October 23, 2014)
The legendary athlete's sons want to bring him home to Oklahoma where he was due to be buried in 1953.
Opinion: Tribes exploit loopholes in America's political system (October 23, 2014)
A board member for the anti-Indian group Citizens Equal Rights Alliance rails against tribal participation on the U.S. political system.
Rep. Don Young blames government 'largesse' for suicide rate (October 23, 2014)
Alaska's lone congressional representative expands on controversial comments in a state with the highest suicide rate.
Alaska Federation of Natives ready to open annual convention (October 23, 2014)
Some 5,000 people are expected for the event and state politicians are all appearing in hopes of winning votes and endorsements.
Alaska governor to sign Native language bill six months later (October 23, 2014)
The bill that designates 20 Native languages as official was passed in April.
Michael Baines: Senate candidate battles Alaska Native rights (October 23, 2014)
The chairman of the Sitka Tribe, says Republican Dan Sullivan has trampled on Alaska Native rights.
Washington player says tattoo represents Cherokee heritage (October 23, 2014)
Santana Moss said his Cherokee ancestry comes from his mother's side of the family.
Native Sun News: Oglala Sioux Tribe heads to election season (October 23, 2014)
The Oglala Sioux Tribe is set for some major turnover on the tribal council if the results of last week’s primary election are any indication.
Al Caroll: Recognize tribal sovereignty in new US Constitution (October 23, 2014)
Professor calls for inclusion of tribal sovereignty and an apology to Native peoples in a new U.S. Constitution.
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