Native America Calling: Reclaiming control of Native trails (September 11, 2023)Many of the trails and byways established by Native people were used for centuries, evolving into today’s highways.
House committee advances slate of Indian Country bills (June 14, 2023)Bipartisanship seemed to be on rare display on Capitol Hill as lawmakers advanced a trio of bills benefiting Indian Country.
‘Absolutely thrilled’: Youth from Omaha Tribe welcome new skatepark (December 9, 2022)On a sunny afternoon in October, young people gathered for the grand opening of a new skate park on the Omaha Reservation.
Native America Calling: The importance of tribal museums (December 1, 2022)Tribal museums offer a Native voice for Native history and bring the promise of economic development.
MSU News: Grant helps tribes address transportation needs (November 29, 2022)The Western Transportation Institute at Montana State University will provide transportation outreach and technical assistance to 29 tribes across five states.
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Reconciliation Rising: An Interview with Lance Foster (July 11, 2022)The Iowa Tribe has reclaimed 400 acres of ancestral territory. Learn more from Vice Chairman Lance Foster on Reconciliation Rising.
Winnebago Tribe takes action to address marriage controversy (April 13, 2022)A young voice from the Winnebago Tribe spurred big change and helped address anti-LGBTQ actions in the community.
Native America Calling: Rebuilding White Clay (February 17, 2022)A tiny town once known for being a destructive source of alcohol for Pine Ridge Reservation residents, could be a model of hope and healing.
Native Sun News Today Editorial: The ups and downs of the Indian gaming industry (December 17, 2021)The competition is stiff in the gaming business and it is not going to get any easier for tribes.
Native America Calling: Uncovering the history of U.S. boarding schools (November 30, 2021)Native America Calling will hear more about efforts to uncover the truth about the 300 Indian boarding schools aimed at forced assimilation of Native children.
Longtime leader of Ponca Tribe resigns post amid conflicts with council (November 3, 2021)“I’m looking at this as an opportunity for growth for me,” Larry Wright Jr. said after stepping down as chair of the Ponca Tribe.
Flatwater Free Press: Winnebago Tribe brings COVID-19 vaccine to community (October 20, 2021)Residents of two reservations in northeast Nebraska have achieved the highest COVID-19 vaccination rates in the state.
Tribal community celebrates first Indigenous Peoples’ Day in Nebraska (October 12, 2021)Tribal leaders, state officials and descendants of America’s first Native doctor celebrated the first Indigenous People’s Day in Nebraska.
Examining Federal Facilities in Indian Country (June 17, 2021)The House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States hosts an oversight hearing titled, “Examining Federal Facilities in Indian Country.”
H.R.810 – Chief Standing Bear National Historic Trail (May 25, 2021)The U.S. House of Representatives considers H.R.810, a bill to conduct a feasibility study on the Chief Standing Bear National Historic Trail, on May 12, 2021.
More Indian Country bills slated for action on Capitol Hill (May 11, 2021)Four more Indian Country bills are scheduled for passage in the U.S. House of Representatives.
Reconciliation Rising: Nancy Carlson (May 4, 2021)Since 1990, Nancy Carlson and other non-Native residents in a small Nebraska community have hosted annual reunions for survivors of the Genoa Indian School.
Horse ride honors life of Native educator Dorothy Kiyukan (March 31, 2021)Dorothy “Scootie” Kiyukan Ziegler, who passed away in January 2021, was passionate about Native youth, culture and horses.
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