Gila River Indian Community weighs options after losing Indian Child Welfare Act case (August 15, 2016)
A conservative group that want to invalidate the landmark Indian Child Welfare Act is representing the non-Indian foster couple in the dispute.
Elena Ortiz: Fiesta commemorates the conquest of Pueblo people (August 15, 2016)
It is long past time for the city of Santa Fe to take steps in order to change the narrative of the annual Fiesta celebration.
Friend charged with double homicide for slayings of Native youth (August 15, 2016)
A friend of Dylan Laboucan, 17, and Cory Grey, 19, has been charged in connection with their deaths.
Native inmate disappears after being taken to powwow on reserve (August 15, 2016)
Darrell Moosomin, 54, walked away from the elder who was escorting him at the powwow on the Samson Cree Nation in Alberta.
Court decision highlights sentencing disparities in Indian Country (August 15, 2016)
A member of the Meskwaki Tribe who was convicted of murdering his parents will likely stay behind bars for the rest of his life.
Editorial: Settlement recognizes tribal role in water management (August 15, 2016)
An agreement reached among officials from the state, Oklahoma City and two American Indian tribes ends what many expected would be a lengthy and costly fight over water rights.
Vernon Finley: Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes seek return of National Bison Range (August 15, 2016)
The idea of simply restoring the National Bison Range to federal trust ownership for the tribes for continued bison conservation and public visitation purposes is a logical one.
Mark Trahant: Are there even any Republicans in Indian Country? (August 15, 2016)
If you look at history, there are a lot more American Indians and Alaska Natives who have won office under the Republican banner.
Charles Carlyle: Questions to ask when doing business with tribes (August 15, 2016)
Understanding the right questions to ask is critical to any successful site selection process and given the right environment, a Native location might be the best answer.
Harold Frazier: Obama must put a stop to Dakota Access Pipeline (August 15, 2016)
The Dakota Access Pipeline threatens the safety and quality of our drinking water, and threatens to destroy the environment of our Sioux reservations along the Missouri River.
Opinion: Court project sees success in protecting Native survivors (August 15, 2016)
On any given day the Family Justice Center in downtown Minneapolis is filled with individuals seeking help for domestic violence.
Native Sun News: A day of resistance on the Pine Ridge Reservation (August 15, 2016)
Owe Aku, (Bring Back the Way) co-sponsored with many allies a Day of Resistance to the Dilution of Lakota Way of Life at Kiza Park near Manderson, South Dakota.
Tim Giago: Sitting Bull continued to live the traditional Lakota way (August 15, 2016)
One cold winter day Tatanka Iyotanka (Sitting Bull), the great Lakota warrior, was sitting on a bench in front of his home with his two wives on the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation.
Opinion: The media ignores another 'off the reservation' comment (August 15, 2016)
Did anybody notice when Mark Cuban said he could not support Donald Trump because the Republican candidate 'went off the reservation?'
Steven Newcomb: Another push for assimilation in 'Trail of Tears' (August 15, 2016)
A host of failed U.S. policies were aimed at making us 'equal Americans,' and they are the very same policies that resulted in our nations being in the predicaments in which we find ourselves today.
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