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Handing Down Traditional Knowledge: Hydaburg, Alaska Revitalizes Totems

August 28, 2015 - 8:00pm

Mist and drizzle drenched Hydaburg, Alaska, in July as tribal citizens and guests gathered for a powerful display of culture….

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Handing Down Traditional Knowledge: Hydaburg, Alaska Revitalizes Totems

The Tanoak Tree: Book Explores Pacific Coast History Through an Acorn's Eyes

August 28, 2015 - 8:00pm

While there is a need for good science–based environmental books, the detailed data in some texts is enough to make the everyday reader’s head spin….

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The Tanoak Tree: Book Explores Pacific Coast History Through an Acorn's Eyes

Brenda Meade: NMAI’s Meet Native America Series

August 28, 2015 - 8:00pm

In the interview series Meet N…

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Brenda Meade: NMAI’s Meet Native America Series

The Road to Visibility: Bellingham to Rename Indian Street to Billy Frank Jr. Street

August 28, 2015 - 8:00pm

When Billy Frank Jr. was first arrested for fishing with a gillnet on the Nisqually River in 1945, he was just a 14-year-old boy.…

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The Road to Visibility: Bellingham to Rename Indian Street to Billy Frank Jr. Street

Micki Free Rocks Out on 'American Trash' With Partner in Crime Jean Beauvoir

August 27, 2015 - 8:00pm

The latest offering from Micki Free, American Trash, harkens back to his creative and musical roots….

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Micki Free Rocks Out on 'American Trash' With Partner in Crime Jean Beauvoir

County sheriff questions authority of tribal officers in New Mexico

August 27, 2015 - 8:00pm

Rio Arriba County Sheriff James Lujan doesn’t think Ohkay Owingeh has authority to ticket non-Indians in tribal court.

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County sheriff questions authority of tribal officers in New Mexico

Opinion: Supreme Court should pass on Jim Thorpe NAGPRA case

August 27, 2015 - 8:00pm

The petition to move the remains of the greatest athlete this planet ever produced from Pennsylvania to Oklahoma is surely being examined this summer with a special level of intrigue by the justices and their inner circle.

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Opinion: Supreme Court should pass on Jim Thorpe NAGPRA case

Supreme Court Justice Thomas favors conservative leaning briefs

August 27, 2015 - 8:00pm

A study looked a majority opinions issued by the high court and found a striking ideological overlap from a justice who has been hostile to Indian interests.

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Supreme Court Justice Thomas favors conservative leaning briefs

Tribal members in Minnesota assert treaty right to gather wild rice

August 27, 2015 - 8:00pm

The 1855 Treaty Authority hopes to provoke a court battle to confirm off-reservation harvesting rights.

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Tribal members in Minnesota assert treaty right to gather wild rice

Tribal Tech Makes Inc. 500 List of Fastest Growing Privately Held Companies

August 27, 2015 - 8:00pm

Tribal Tech ranked at No. 320 on Inc. Magazine’s list of the 500 fastest growing privately held companies for 2015….

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Tribal Tech Makes Inc. 500 List of Fastest Growing Privately Held Companies

How Did I Miss That? Cherokees Claim Will Rogers, Purple Tomatoes

August 27, 2015 - 8:00pm

Some people have been asking why I make room for my Republican cousin Ray Sixkiller in this column. Three reasons….

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How Did I Miss That? Cherokees Claim Will Rogers, Purple Tomatoes

Washington Supreme Court affirms legality of tribal gas compacts

August 27, 2015 - 8:00pm

A non-Indian group disputed a provision that requires tax revenues to be shared with tribes.

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Washington Supreme Court affirms legality of tribal gas compacts

County hopes to revive foreclosure lawsuit against Cayuga Nation

August 27, 2015 - 8:00pm

The Supreme Court refused to entertain an appeal after the county’s law firm missed a critical deadline.

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County hopes to revive foreclosure lawsuit against Cayuga Nation

Native executive wasn’t surprised by ‘No Natives please’ rental ad

August 27, 2015 - 8:00pm

Namerind Housing Corporation helps Native people find housing in a city where they often face discrimination.

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Native executive wasn’t surprised by ‘No Natives please’ rental ad

Big Economic Goals at Minneapolis Fed: Pump Money into Native Business

August 27, 2015 - 8:00pm

The Federal Reserve’s district bank in Minneapolis has a simple goal for its latest outreach into Indian country: it wa…

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Big Economic Goals at Minneapolis Fed: Pump Money into Native Business

‘Can’t Breathe, Can’t See’: Struggling to Live Through Wildfires

August 27, 2015 - 8:00pm

The impact of wildfires lasts well beyond the time when the last ember is extinguished….

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‘Can’t Breathe, Can’t See’: Struggling to Live Through Wildfires

Houska: Youth Protest Sec. John Kerry's 'Shady Deal' for Tar Sands Oil

August 27, 2015 - 8:00pm

On Tuesday, a number of environmental organizations and a delegation of Native American youth gathered in Washington, D.C….

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Houska: Youth Protest Sec. John Kerry's 'Shady Deal' for Tar Sands Oil

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe prepares for decision on gaming plan

August 27, 2015 - 8:00pm

The tribe is eager to start work on the $500 million First Light Resort and Casino in Taunton, Massachusetts.

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Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe prepares for decision on gaming plan

San Manuel Band hires executive director for gaming commission

August 27, 2015 - 8:00pm

Adam Torres previously served as a U.S. Marshall and worked for the U.S. Attorney’s Office and the Internal Revenue Service.

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San Manuel Band hires executive director for gaming commission

Simon Moya-Smith: A Republican slur on our indigenous relatives

August 27, 2015 - 8:00pm

For years I’ve said it is ironic that the descendants of a continent across an ocean would have the audacity to refer to the southern indigenous people of this continent as ‘illegal.’

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Simon Moya-Smith: A Republican slur on our indigenous relatives

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