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Riverton hospital moves to enter EPA tribal boundary dispute

Riverton hospital moves to enter EPA tribal boundary dispute By Ben Neary, Associated Press Riverton Memorial Hospital maintains that a recent medical malpractice case filed against it in tribal court on the Wind River Indian Reservation underscores the problems the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency created in its recent decision that the city of Riverton and […]

May 29th, 2015 | Posted in Health,News | Read More »

A new ‘edge’ at Indian Market this year

By Jackie Jadrnak, Albuquerque Journal Bouncing back from financial and staffing controversies last year, the Santa Fe Indian Market this August is promising a newly contemporary flavor. It’s not that the standards are changing substantially for the main market on the Plaza, although last year and this year some rules have been loosened to allow […]

May 29th, 2015 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment,Top Story | Read More »

Former tribal chairman joins marijuana company

  By Jessica Holdman, The Bismarck Tribune Former MHA Nation Tribal Chairman Tex Hall has joined a company focused on producing marijuana on reservations. Native American Organics LLC will help tribes who want to enter the marijuana products industry set up legal growing and distribution systems. The company is a partnership between Hall’s Red Tipped […]

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In One Tribal District, Native Teachers May Be Key to Improvement

By Jackie Mader, Education Week A tribal school district in Wisconsin has increased the percentage of Native American teachers in its schools and has found that the strategy may be linked to improving academic performance, according to a story by WUWM Public Radio. The Menominee Indian school district in the eastern part of the state […]

May 29th, 2015 | Posted in Education | Read More »

Feds, tribal police target heroin ring centered on 2 Minnesota reservations

By Elizabeth Mohr, Pioneer Press Minnesota’s U.S. attorney on Thursday announced an indictment against 41 people and the “dismantlement” of a multistate heroin-trafficking ring that targeted American Indian reservations. Investigators tracked the ring, led by Omar Sharif Beasley, 37, for the past year and confiscated 2 kilograms of heroin, 1 kilogram of cocaine, hundreds of […]

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June 3, 2015 syəcəb

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Sen. Murray, leaders celebrate tribe’s golden Head Start program

By Mark Klaas, Auburn Reporter Wrapped in a warm blanket, a gift from the Muckleshoot Tribal Council, U.S. Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA) felt right at home Tuesday. Murray was a special guest, joining tribal leaders, teachers, parents and children to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the tribe’s successful Head Start program. “The Muckleshoot program was […]

May 28th, 2015 | Posted in Education | Read More »

Hopi Tribe, Arizona lawmakers ask feds for help in stopping French auction of sacred objects

By Ryan Van Velzer, The Associated Press PHOENIX — Hopi tribal leaders and Arizona’s members of Congress are asking U.S. law enforcement to stop the sale of about a dozen sacred Hopi artifacts at a Paris auction house in June. The Hopi Tribe contends the auction house is illegally selling the spiritual objects, known as […]

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Obama Administration Finalizes Clean Water Rule

By Courtney Flatt, NWPR   The Obama Administration Wednesday announced a new clean water rule. The Environmental Protection Agency says it will help limit pollution in streams and wetlands. The rule is meant to clarify uncertainty about who can regulate these smaller waterways and water bodies. Environmentalists say the new rule will keep drinking water […]

May 28th, 2015 | Posted in Environment,News | Read More »

State of Indigenous People Traditional Pow Wow, May 30

Seattle Center Mural Amphitheatre, Saturday May 30, 2015

May 28th, 2015 | Posted in Pow Wows | Read More »

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