Potawatomi Foundation awards $20K grant for school supplies (August 5, 2015)
Indian students in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, are getting a big boost from the Forest County Potawatomi Community's non-profit.
Canada sues First Nations for failing to disclose council salaries (August 5, 2015)
Most bands complied with the controversial First Nations Financial Transparency Act last year but this year is looking different.
Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe rejects $25K check from NFL team (August 5, 2015)
The council also ordered Chairman Harold Frazier to stop communicating with the team.
National Park Service creates Office of American Indian Affairs (August 5, 2015)
Reed Robinson, a member of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe, will serve as the program manager of the new office.
Chippewa Cree Tribe slams online lending lawsuit as 'baseless' (August 5, 2015)
The tribe reportedly only received 4.5 percent of the revenues from Plain Green Loans.
Native Sun News: Oglala father speaks out about racial incident (August 5, 2015)
Many American Horse School family members feel city attorney, Joel Landeen, failed to represent them properly in the disorderly conduct trial against Trace O’Connell.
Salt River Tribe opposes removal of wild horses on federal land (August 5, 2015)
The U.S. Forest Service plans to round up horses from land adjacent to the reservation.
San Manuel Band donates $70K to support symphony concerts (August 5, 2015)
The San Bernardino Symphony Orchestra received $60,000 from the tribe last year too.
Tribes call for new national monument on sacred lands in Utah (August 5, 2015)
More than two dozen tribes are calling on President Barack Obama to protect 1.9 million acres of sacred and historic territory.
10th Circuit rejects challenge to Indian image on license plate (August 5, 2015)
A Christian pastor objected to an image based on a sculpture by the acclaimied Apache artist Allan Houser.
Editorial: Yakama Nation gas tax likely headed to higher court (August 5, 2015)
What is considered fair to the descendants of Native Americans mistreated by the United States government may not always seem fair to the rest of us.
USET welcomes new version of fix to land-into-trust decision (August 5, 2015)
S.1879, the Interior Improvement Act, was introduced by Sen. John Barrasso (R-Wyoming) on July 28.
Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe getting ready to sell marijuana (August 5, 2015)
Plans call for a 15,000 square-foot consumption lounge to be open in early December.
Republican presidential candidates set for first debate in Ohio (August 5, 2015)
Ten hopefuls will appear in the prime-time debate while the remaining seven have been invited to a forum.
Lakota Country Times: Native women featured in book festival (August 5, 2015)
Local students and books lovers will be presented with a unique opportunity to hear from two talented local Native authors at this year’s South Dakota Festival of Books.
Brandon Ecoffey: Tragedy doesn't define our lives at Pine Ridge (August 5, 2015)
One of the strangest parts of being from Pine Ridge is that although we are all aware of the horrible things that happen here, the majority of us who were born and raised here do not allow these tragedies to define us.
Vincent Schilling: Women are strongest warriors in Indian Country (August 5, 2015)
As a Native American man, and as a man who tries to live my life as a warrior, I would be nothing without the loving guidance of Native women that I know and care about.
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