HHS urged to do more to help tribes with foster care programs (March 25, 2015)

Congress recognized tribal sovereignty in Title IV-E programs but only five tribes have been able to clear all the hurdles in the process.

Choctaw Nation leader hopes to travel to Ireland for monument (March 25, 2015)

Chief Gary Batton said the tribe sent its money overseas despite suffering a tragedy at home.

Lecture focuses on repatriation of tribal intellectual properties (March 25, 2015)

The Sam Noble Musuem in Oklahoma will host Trevor Reed, the director of the Hopi Music Repatriation Project, next week.

Sen. Barrasso to chair field hearing on drugs in Indian Country (March 25, 2015)

Leaders of the Eastern Shoshone Tribe and the Northern Arapaho Tribe are expected to testify.

Bill for tribal marijuana compacts up for hearing in Washington (March 25, 2015)

Marijuana is legal for medicinal and recreational purposes in the state.

Board still working on delivering money for Cobell scholarships (March 25, 2015)

The American Indian Graduate Center will be handling the fund as the new administrator.

Another suggestion for Indian woman on $20 bill -- Sakakawea (March 25, 2015)

A group called Women on 20s has selected 15 candidates to replace Andrew Jackson but none represent Indian Country.

Eastern Cherokees work to teach language to new generations (March 25, 2015)

The New Kituwah Academy, an immersion school, is expanding.

LTBB News: Michigan tribes come together for historic meeting (March 25, 2015)

On March 6, eight of the 12 federally recognized tribes in Michigan attended what has become a historic event.

Alaska Native musher Chuck Schaeffer completes 2015 Iditarod (March 25, 2015)

Chuck Schaeffer, an Inupiaq Native, was about to tackle the 1,000 mile sled marathon to Nome for the first time in 24 years.

Native Sun News: Oglala Sioux veteran training for Paralympics (March 25, 2015)

Samantha Tucker, an enrolled member of the Oglala Sioux Tribe, is a U.S. Air Force Veteran with 11 years of civil service with the U.S. Army.