Bureau of Indian Affairs increases rates at some irrigation systems (April 5, 2017)

The rates for the most part have not changed dramatically at irrigation systems in Indian Country.

Native Sun News Today: Tribes focus on banks and courts as Dakota Access fight continues (April 5, 2017)

As petroleum industry investors announced theintroduction of crude oil into the Dakota Access Pipeline, resistance continued to break out like a rash all across Indian Country.

Ivan Star Comes Out: Indian Country still waiting on that New Deal (April 5, 2017)

The so-called 'New Indian Deal' emphasized tribal self-government, economic recovery, and revitalization of cultural identity.

André Cramblit: Bill in California allows tribal regalia at graduation ceremonies (April 5, 2017)

Legislation has been introduced to allow Native Youth to wear tribal adornments as part of their graduation garb.

Blackfeet Nation asks citizens to approve water rights compact (April 5, 2017)

The state of Montana and Congress already ratified the deal. Now it's up to tribal voters.

Coquille Tribe surprised with collection of historic woven baskets (April 5, 2017)

Three of the baskets are believed to more than a century old.

Agua Caliente Band returns four incumbents to seats on council (April 5, 2017)

Chairman Jeff L. Grubbe, Vice Chairman Larry N. Olinger, Secretary/Treasurer Vincent Gonzales II and Reid D. Milanovich won re-election along with newcomer Anthony W. Purnel.

Choctaw artist Waylon Gary White Deer finds new home in Ireland (April 5, 2017)

The Choctaw Nation's ties to Ireland go back to 1847, when tribal citizens donated their own money to help people thousands of miles away.

St. Regis Mohawk Tribe focuses on language and cultural efforts (April 5, 2017)

The tribe awarded $300,000 in grants for language, cultural and environmental programs on the reservation in New York.

Stockbridge-Munsee Band leader addresses Wisconsin lawmakers (April 5, 2017)

President Shannon Holsey cited education, health care and protecting the environment as top priorities for the 11 tribes and the state.

Shinnecock Nation chooses four members for council of trustees (April 5, 2017)

Two incumbents and two former leaders were elected to the seven-member council of the New York-based tribe.