Rosebud Sioux Tribe sues Indian Health Service over 'crisis' in care (April 28, 2016)
Since the emergency room on the hospital shut down in December, six people have died while seeking urgent care at facilities far from the reservation.
Santee Sioux Tribe hosts task force to address substance abuse (April 28, 2016)
The North American Inter-Tribal Drug Task Force brings tribal, federal, state and local officials together to address substance abuse issues.
Muckleshoot Tribe to host $50K 'Gold Cup' for Indian relay racing (April 28, 2016)
The nation's top Indian relay racing teams will compete for big prizes at the Emerald Downs in Washington in June.
Man in long fight with Shingle Springs Band faces longer sentence (April 28, 2016)
Cesar Caballero was sentenced to 60 days in a mail fraud case but never turned himself in. Now he's facing a year in prison.
Steve Russell: Donald Trump advisor accuses tribes of terror plot (April 28, 2016)
One of Donald Trump’s five principal foreign policy advisors was counsel in a lawsuit to prevent the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes from taking over a dam on tribal land, formerly known as Kerr Dam and now called Salish-Kootenai Dam.
Member of Puyallup Tribe develops 'Teepee' tribal directory app (April 28, 2016)
Information about every federally recognized tribe in the United States is available in an app designed for Apple's iPhone and iPad.
Cronkite News: EPA slammed for response to Gold King Mine spill (April 28, 2016)
Sen. John McCain (R-Arizona) and Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick (D-Arizona) are accusing the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency of neglect for the agency’s response to Navajo communities after a Colorado mine spill polluted the San Juan River last August.
Senate Committee on Indian Affairs approves eight bills at meeting (April 28, 2016)
The bills address Indian education, dam safety, Dine College on the Navajo Nation, Alaska Native health care and a New Mexico tribe.
Huge crowds flock to New Mexico for annual Gathering of Nations (April 28, 2016)
The 33rd annual event is billed as the largest powwow and Native cultural exhibition in North America.
Northwest tribes inch closer to reburial of Kennewick Man remains (April 28, 2016)
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has once again confirmed that the remains known to the tribe as the Ancient One are Native American.
Lakota Country Times: Oglala Sioux Tribe to debut justice center (April 28, 2016)
For many years the Oglala Sioux tribal corrections department operated with almost no resources and tiny facilities.
Editorial: Native Sun News endorses Hillary Clinton for president (April 28, 2016)
There is so much baloney flying around out there about Hillary Clinton that we want to set the record straight.
Native Sun News: Comments sought on Black Hills mine cleanup (April 28, 2016)
Taxpayers have 30 days to comment on a liability agreement that would reduce their costs by $10 million for the ongoing Superfund cleanup at the abandoned Gilt Edge Mine in the Black Hills of South Dakota.
When Justin FourHorns was elected by his peers as the District Chairman of the Muddy District, Northern Cheyenne reservation; he was enthused about that opportunity.
Alex Jacobs: Hillary Clinton must answer to role in Honduras coup (April 28, 2016)
No President or politician has ever done anything good or positive for the poor people of Honduras.
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