Saginaw Chippewa Tribe holds reburial ceremony next week (May 15, 2015)
The tribe will be putting 43 ancestors to rest. The remains were being held by three museums and institutions.
Two consumers from Vermont are accusing Plain Green Loans of predatory lending practices.
School doesn't want to display flag from Grand Ronde Tribes (May 15, 2015)
Chairman Reyn Leno wants to know why the Willamina school board has balked at a seemingly-simple request.
Shawn Watashe, a member of the Muscogee Nation, was killed on May 1 after he was struck by a police vehicle.
Rep. Torres issues statement on heated exchange at hearing (May 15, 2015)
The new member of Congress incurred the wrath of an anger-prone Rep. Don Young, Republican of Alaska.
Navajo Nation tackles large horse population on reservation (May 15, 2015)
The tribe rounded up more than 8,900 horses in 2013 and the overwhelming majority were sold after no one came forward to claim them.
The tribe now has a functioning council and is working to address pressing issues like sacred sites and water rights.
Maine lawmakers won't back fishing agreements with tribes (May 15, 2015)
The state continues to assert jurisdiction over tribal fishing activities and attempts to resolve the impasse have been at a standstill.
The tribe has seen a rise in heroin and methamphetamine abuse on the reservation.
Blanket given to President Obama carries a hidden message (May 15, 2015)
The Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate presented a star quilt to the president that was made by a tribal member.
Lakota Country Times: Museum features work of ledger artist (May 15, 2015)
The Sioux Indian Museum, administered by the Indian Arts and Crafts Board, will feature an exhibit of ledger art by Evans Flammond, Sr.
Native Sun News: Tribes ignored in Yellowstone grizzly talks (May 15, 2015)
James Walks Along, the historic preservation officer for the Northern Cheyenne Tribe, was forced off the stage at a recent public meeting.
Raymond Coriz: Southern Ute Tribe working to save more lives (May 15, 2015)
If there is one thing I could urge all motorists - drivers, passengers, front seat, back seat, all ages - to do every time you get in a vehicle, it's buckle up.
Young Meskwaki Tribe man sentenced to 25 years for murder (May 15, 2015)
Jonathan Youngbear, 21, admitted he stabbed and killed his 17-year-old cousin on the reservation.
Andre Cramblit: Indian names considered 'fake' on Facebook (May 15, 2015)
Apparently the maestros behind the scenes of your favorite online guilty pleasure-social media experience known as FaceBook think that Native Americans could not possibly have such absurd surnames as Nighthorse, ManKiller or Crazy Horse.
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