Mark Trahant: Helping Native candidates succeed in our legislatures (August 5, 2016)

If you look at the overall levels of representation, then state legislatures are where Native American candidates have been the most successful.

Kiowa Tribe aims to resolve leadership dispute with new election (August 5, 2016)

Tribal members have until August 19 to register for the September 17 election.

Cayuga Nation embroiled in yet another internal leadership crisis (August 5, 2016)

The Bureau of Indian Affairs is no longer doing business with one tribal official but he's formed his own council anyway.

St. Croix Chippewa Tribe defends effort to remove five from rolls (August 5, 2016)

A judge heard arguments from both sides of the dispute on July 25 and a decision is expected shortly.

Ballet company from Osage Nation shares story with New Mexico audiences (August 5, 2016)

'Wahzhazhe' has been staged in Oklahoma, Washington, D.C, and even before Pope Francis.

Lenape and Nanticoke tribes gain formal recognition in Delaware (August 5, 2016)

The state's governor signed bills for the Lenape Indian Tribe and the Nanticoke Indian Association.

Chukchansi Tribe sends disenrollment letters to founding families (August 5, 2016)

One of the few people who can teach the Chukchansi language is among those being targeted for removal.

Young member of Warm Springs Tribes reaches deal in marijuana case (August 5, 2016)

Amid widespread attention, federal prosecutors are planning to drop their case against Devontre Thomas, 19.

Lakota Country Times: Olympic legend Billy Mills congratulates runners at Rosebud (August 5, 2016)

Billy Mills, Oglala Lakota Olympic Gold Medalist, visited Rosebud to help with the 3rd Annual Half Marathon Run by greeting all finishers with a medal and a hug.

Editorial: Name of hotel in Arizona is a slap in the face to Native women (August 5, 2016)

Is the word 'squaw' an obscene word? We think it all depends on the many variations of 'Obscenity.'

Native Sun News: David Beautiful Bald Eagle laid to rest in homeland (August 5, 2016)

A rainbow arched over the burial scaffold of Chief David Beautiful Bald Eagle at sunset on the final day of his traditional Lakota funeral ceremony.

Peter d'Errico: Don't expect to find solutions in 'Trail of Tears' book (August 5, 2016)

The title of the concluding chapter in Naomi Schaefer Riley's book says it all: 'Native Americans as Americans.'