Cherokee Nation provides free subscriptions to tribal paper (August 14, 2015)
Starting this month, all citizens with updated addresses on file will receive a one-year subscription to The Cherokee Phoenix.
Montana counties skirt Native voting rights case settlement (August 14, 2015)
Only one of the counties in the Wandering Medicine case established a satellite office on a reservation in time for the November 2014 election.
Crow Tribe and partner join coal export project in Washington (August 14, 2015)
The Gateway Pacific Terminal has encountered strong opposition from the Lummi Nation.
Little Traverse Bay Bands to fund local bike sharing program (August 14, 2015)
The tribe is dedicating $4,800 to fund the new program in the village of Pellston, Michigan.
Snoqualmie Tribe upset with construction on sacred grounds (August 14, 2015)
A road project in the city of Snoqualmie is generating some controversy.
Northern Cheyenne Tribe won't talk about $11M settlement (August 14, 2015)
Members are unhappy because they don't know where the money is going.
Clara Caufield: Northern Cheyenne Tribe must be accountable (August 14, 2015)
It is easy to pick on elected officials, such as our tribal councils. Maybe I do that too often.
Tom Arviso: Navajo Times celebrates five decades of growth (August 14, 2015)
On Thursday, August 4, 1960, the first official edition of the Navajo Times newspaper was published.
Native Sun News: Lakota activist pushes for hate crime statute (August 14, 2015)
Racism is hard to prove and when it is proven in a court of law, there is no city ordinance in Rapid City which can effectively adjudicate or impose a harsher sentence for the convicted.
Vince Two Eagles: Being related is only one part of the picture (August 14, 2015)
Sitomani ob washteya ipi ichiye means to be in good relationship with all things.
Dale Miles: Site was never sacred to San Carlos Apache Tribe (August 14, 2015)
Does it not bother anyone that rarely do we hear a voice of someone on the street who doesn’t support tribal government’s view on Oak Flat?
Steve Russell: Good may come from murder of Cecil the Lion (August 14, 2015)
Right now, the exotic kill is important not because you have the courage to do it—none is required---but because you have the money to do it.
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