New governor of Alaska seeks delay in land-into-trust litigation (February 5, 2015)
The Native American Rights Fund is calling the request a political ploy.
Review: 'Jingle Dress' follows Indian family in an urban setting (February 5, 2015)
The Red Elk family transitions from a relatively peaceful life on the White Earth reservation to a noisier, more crowded and more eventful urban existence.
Mother seeks to draw more attention to missing Native men (February 5, 2015)
In the Northwest Territories, more Native men than Native women have gone missing.
Leader of First Nation welcomes Guardian Angels to reserve (February 5, 2015)
Chief Georjann Morriseau said the band needs support in its battle against drugs, crime and the sex trafficking industry.
Interview: Ojibwe author David Treuer discusses latest novel (February 5, 2015)
"Prudence" focuses on Frankie Washburn, who returns to his ancestral home in rural Minnesota before heading off to serve in World War II.
Harry Barnes: Blackfeet Nation counts coup in trip to US Capitol (February 5, 2015)
Because of our meltdown last year, there are a lot of doubters out there that have dismissed the Blackfeet.
Native American Financial Services Association names director (February 5, 2015)
Lance Gumbs, a well-known member of the Shinnecock Nation, will serve as executive director.
Chinook Nation Chairman Ray Gardner passes away at age 59 (February 5, 2015)
Gardner fought for federal recognition for his tribe, who were the first to welcome explorers Lewis and Clark to the Pacific Northwest.
Susanville woman battles Navajo family over husband's burial (February 5, 2015)
Jean LaMarr plans to bury her late Navajo husband in California.
Chippewa Cree Tribe returns ousted leader to chairman's post (February 5, 2015)
Ken St. Marks defeated three rivals in a special election.
Bill seeks removal of 'halfbreed' and 'breed' names in Montana (February 5, 2015)
The idea originated with the Little Shell Tribe.
Chairman of Havasupai Tribe welcomes marijuana opportunity (February 5, 2015)
The tribe's economy largely depends on tourism but marijuana could change that.
Tanya Lee: Don't let our racist history cloud genetics research (February 5, 2015)
We have a history that exemplifies over and over again our contempt for other races and ethnicities based on the science of the day that interpreted them to be genetically inferior to whites.
Native Sun News: IHS welcomes students to medical career fair (February 5, 2015)
To spark Native American students’ interest in medical careers, the Kyle Health Center is hosting its first-ever Health Profession College Fair on February 25 at the Oglala Lakota College Gym
Charmaine White Face: Cobell settlement turned into deception (February 5, 2015)
When Eloise Cobell sued the federal government for violating the trust of their wards, the American Indians, it was for individual violations not for collective violations.
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