Authorities investigate murder of woman from Oneida Nation (June 10, 2015)
Krystal Torres-Smith 39, was found dead on the UW-Green Bay campus. She had been shot multiple times.
Editorial: Rapid City mayor must push to improve race relations (June 10, 2015)
Rapid City has the chance to be one of the great cities in America and as the city continues to grow it will take sound and open leadership to ensure that all of its citizens are treated equally.
Last November, Cheyenne and Arapaho television crew joined over 100 tribal members in Colorado to observe a week of events honoring the 150th commemoration of the Sand Creek Massacre.
Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians heads to run-off for chief (June 10, 2015)
Phyliss J. Anderson, the first woman to lead the tribe, will face Beasley Denson, the man she defeated in 2011.
Mark Trahant: An ideal year for an Indian presidential candidate (June 10, 2015)
The early primary campaign season is not ideal for a serious discussion about Indian Country’s issues.
Woman from Rosebud Sioux Tribe pleads guilty to child abuse (June 10, 2015)
Michelle Lynae Wounded Face, 25, admitted that she left two daughters, aged 2 and 4, alone in a car on a freezing-cold day on a North Dakota reservation.
Auction house in France sells sacred tribal property for $450K (June 10, 2015)
Objections from the Hopi Tribe and Acoma Pueblo failed to stop the sale of 15 items.
Sault Tribe signs agreement to work more closely with county (June 10, 2015)
The tribe will send representatives to a new Joint County-Tribal Liaison Committee in Chippewa County.
Keweenaw Bay Indian Community backs marriage equality law (June 10, 2015)
Tribal members endorsed the change in law in a non-binding referendum last December.
Hualapai Tribe mired in litigation over Grand Canyon Skywalk (June 10, 2015)
A public relations firm, a law firm and a firm started by a late non-Indian developer are duking it out in federal court.
Opinion: Dennis Hastert failed to respond to Abramoff scandal (June 10, 2015)
Congress today has among the lowest approval ratings that it’s ever had—down there with cockroaches and root canals.
Mescalero Apache Nation honors graduates with scholarships (June 10, 2015)
The tribe celebrated 48 high school students and awarded scholarships to 10 achievers.
Pokagon Band to contribute $500K to college technical center (June 10, 2015)
The tribe signed a multi-year partnership with Lake Michigan College to increase economic opportunities.
Terese Marie Mailhot: A young Native life 'discarded' in Canada (June 10, 2015)
Our women are walking on too quickly, before they actualize their potentials, before we can revel in their light, before we can tell them we're here.
Harry Potter author hints of Native American angle in new film (June 10, 2015)
J.K. Rowling dropped hints of 'indigenous magic' and unnamed 'tribes' on Twitter.
House committee to consider two tribal and Alaska Native bills (June 10, 2015)
One bill benefits the Morongo Band of Mission Indians in California while the other helps the Yukon Kuskokwim Health Corporation in Alaska.
Native Sun News: Oglala Sioux Tribe vows to protect sacred sites (June 10, 2015)
The Oglala Sioux Tribe filed a petition May 26, indicating it will continue to fight tooth and nail against the Dewey-Burdock uranium mine and mill proposed in the underground water tables 50 miles upstream from the reservation.
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