Native Sun News: Oglala Sioux Tribe awaits check from settlement (July 13, 2016)
Last week the Oglala Sioux Tribe Public Relations Office responded to concerns tribal members had over Ramah Settlement monies already being spent.
Rosebud Sioux Tribe struggles with shutdown of emergency room (July 13, 2016)
Since December, five babies have been born in ambulances and nine people have died while being transported to facilities far from the reservation.
Indian Health Service remains on defensive as troubles continue (July 13, 2016)
Tribes and lawmakers question whether the agency is making progress in the troubled Great Plains Area.
Seven students, ranging in ages from 15 to 21, died in Thunder Bay, Ontario, between 2000 and 2011.
Native lawmaker returns to seat after charges dropped in Canada (July 13, 2016)
Patrick Brazeau had been suspended in connection with a fraud and breach of trust case.
The amendments would have required the Bureau of Indian Affairs to update its technology and resolve a trespassing dispute.
Amendment seeks to outlaw fracking regulation in Indian Country (July 13, 2016)
Some energy producing tribes want to follow their own hydraulic fracturing standards.
The tribal council approved an emergency rule to prohibit the killing of moose and other protected species.
Fellow Republicans did little to help the Chickasaw Nation citizen advance a key legislative priority.
Congressional candidate Paula Hawks visits South Dakota tribes (July 13, 2016)
Paula Hawks, a state lawmaker, is running against Kristi Noem, the Republican incumbent.
Vi Waln: Don't get drawn into the drama in your tribal community (July 13, 2016)
Being healthy doesn’t stop at our physical body. We also have to work at making sure our mind, emotions and spirit are healthy.
For the first time in the history of the Ms. South Dakota Rodeo pageant a Native American is set to hold the title.
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