Supreme Court pick heads toward confirmation with tribal support (April 6, 2017)

Tribal leaders and advocates are embracing Neil Gorsuch but it wasn't enough to affect a showdown between Republicans and Democrats in the Senate.

Disputed leader of Nooksack Tribe blames 'non-Indians' for crisis (April 6, 2017)

Bob Kelly has served as chairman of the Washington-based tribe for years but the Department of the Interior no longer recognizes him.

Karuk Tribe brings traditional science to federal land management (April 6, 2017)

The Karuk were once denied the right to practice an ancient tradition. Now scientific and resource management circles are seeing the merits of controlled burning.

Native reporter Jenni Monet wins award for work at Standing Rock (April 6, 2017)

'At their heart, her stories were about the religious freedom, sovereignty, and human rights sought by Indigenous people everywhere.'

Appeals court won't rehear Santa Ynez Band enrollment dispute (April 6, 2017)

Rosanna Miranda and her relatives haven't decided whether to take the case to the nation's highest court.

Lawmakers ask Army Corps to explain decision on Dakota Access Pipeline (April 6, 2017)

The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe continue to fight the project in federal court.

Elizabeth Cook-Lynn: Republicans try to do away with arts funding again (April 6, 2017)

Humanities professors, teachers and developers are never given credit for what they offer

Native Sun News Today: Young artist connects with Lakota culture (April 6, 2017)

Just over two decades ago Jacob Helvick was born to an adopted Lakota mother and raised in Humboldt, Iowa.