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Pow Wow Calendar Update – September 21, 2016 – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

September 24, 2016 - 1:15am

Check the list below for the latest Pow Wows added to our calendar and ones coming up in the next couple of weeks! Plan your Pow Wow trips! Upcoming Pow …

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Dean Suagee: Native input needed to guide future of our parks

September 23, 2016 - 4:16pm

‘The Next 100 Coalition’s vision of greater diversity and inclusiveness in taking care of and using our national public lands is a good vision.’

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Dean Suagee: Native input needed to guide future of our parks

Mary Annette Pember: A young boy’s journey to Standing Rock

September 23, 2016 - 4:16pm

‘My hope is that traveling to Standing Rock may open up a world of pride for Maangozit.’

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Mary Annette Pember: A young boy’s journey to Standing Rock

Indian Health Service names new medical officer in Great Plains

September 23, 2016 - 4:16pm

Tribal leaders had complained about the prior person in the position.

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Indian Health Service names new medical officer in Great Plains

Obama administration asks tribes about infrastructure projects

September 23, 2016 - 4:16pm

The #NoDAPL movement is forcing federal agencies to re-examine their handling of large projects.

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Obama administration asks tribes about infrastructure projects

Coastal Washington tribe wins prize for improving health

September 23, 2016 - 12:55pm

TOKELAND, Wash. (AP) – A small tribe on the Washington coast has won a prestigious award for its efforts to improve community health.The Shoalwater Bay Indian Tribe located near Tokeland in Pacific County received the Culture of Health award from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation last week.The foundation honored the tribe for its work in opening a Wellness Center to provide medical, dental and mental health services for tribal members and others.

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IHS accountability bill approved by US Senate committee

September 23, 2016 - 12:41pm

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota’s U.S. senators say a bill that has passed through a Senate committee would help ensure Native Americans receive quality care from the Indian Health Service.The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs on Wednesday approved the bill introduced by South Dakota U.S. Sen.

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Sacred Burial Ground Sold to Dakota Access

September 22, 2016 - 8:00pm

Cannonball Ranch in North Dakota has been sold to Dakota Access LLC….

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Sacred Burial Ground Sold to Dakota Access

Federal Agencies Seek Input on Infrastructure Decision Making Following DAPL

September 22, 2016 - 8:00pm

Two weeks after a joint announcement by the Departments of Justice, of the Army, and of the Interior called for the hal…

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Federal Agencies Seek Input on Infrastructure Decision Making Following DAPL

Dictionary.com Drops 'Magic' From Its Definition of 'Powwow'

September 22, 2016 - 8:00pm

In March, Dictionary.com came under fire for its definition of “powwow” after …

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Dictionary.com Drops 'Magic' From Its Definition of 'Powwow'

How Did I Miss That? Plastic Soup in the Pacific; Expensive Johns in N.C.

September 22, 2016 - 8:00pm

Slate reported that the Great Pacific Garbage Patch has been grossly exaggerated in that most of the plastic detritus i…

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How Did I Miss That? Plastic Soup in the Pacific; Expensive Johns in N.C.

Atom Bombs, Rotting Pipe Lines—What’s the Difference ?

September 22, 2016 - 8:00pm

The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe worries constantly about what the esteemed and honorable leaders of America will end up doing….

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Atom Bombs, Rotting Pipe Lines—What’s the Difference ?

Don’t Miss These 6 Upcoming Films With Native Star Power!

September 22, 2016 - 8:00pm

We’re pleased to report that the next 365 days will be a big year for Natives worldwide at the box office. Here’s your checklist for the upcoming year!…

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Don’t Miss These 6 Upcoming Films With Native Star Power!

How Standing Rock Helped Maangozit Keep His Braid

September 22, 2016 - 8:00pm

On the eve that Maangozit, Loon’s Foot, had definitely decided to cut off his braid, I received word that I would be traveling to the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in North Da…

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How Standing Rock Helped Maangozit Keep His Braid

PHOTO: Native-Made Moccasins! Q&A With the Blackfeet Founder of TPMOCS

September 22, 2016 - 8:00pm

Maria Running Fisher Jones grew up wearing moccasins on the Blackfeet Indian Reservation in Browning, Montana, and later in Gr…

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PHOTO: Native-Made Moccasins! Q&A With the Blackfeet Founder of TPMOCS

Archaeological Experts Appalled at DAPL Sacred Site Destruction: 1,281 Sign Petition

September 22, 2016 - 8:00pm

Standing Rock Sioux Chairman David Archambault II expressed a mix of gratitude and sorrow on Thursday upon learning that nearly 1,300 archaeologists and museum representatives h…

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Archaeological Experts Appalled at DAPL Sacred Site Destruction: 1,281 Sign Petition

Coeur d’Alene Historian, World War II Vet Walks On

September 22, 2016 - 8:00pm

Felix Aripa, a Coeur d’Alene tribal elder, walked on September 16 at the age of 93….

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Coeur d’Alene Historian, World War II Vet Walks On

Coalition on National Parks' Future Seeks Native Involvement

September 22, 2016 - 8:00pm

In this the year of the centennial of the National Park Service, a coalition has emerged with a vision for the future of our national parks and other public lands, a vision of g…

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Coalition on National Parks' Future Seeks Native Involvement

Rosebud Sioux Tribe extends Class III gaming compact again

September 22, 2016 - 8:00pm

Negotiations in South Dakota appear to be moving at a glacial pace.

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Rosebud Sioux Tribe extends Class III gaming compact again

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