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First Lady Michelle Obama shares message of hope with Indian school

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Santa Fe Indian School, a Bureau of Indian Education instituion in New Mexico, welcomed a high-profile guest for its 2016 graduation ceremony.

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First Lady Michelle Obama shares message of hope with Indian school

Remarks by First Lady Michelle Obama at Santa Fe Indian School

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Remarks, as prepared for delivery, by First Lady Michelle Obama at the Santa Fe Indian School 2016 commencement ceremony.

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First Lady Michelle Obama speaks to Indian school graduating class

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Santa Fe Indian School is hosting a high-profile guest for its 2016 graduation ceremony.

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Kewa Pueblo builds new community around historic trading post

6 hours 6 sec ago

A housing development and a walking / biking path are sprouting up at the Santo Domingo Indian Trading Post in New Mexico.

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Kewa Pueblo builds new community around historic trading post

Arne Vainio: A mother’s gift carried me through many life journeys

6 hours 6 sec ago

My stethoscope is broken. The upper part where the ear pieces go into the tubing separated and I can’t find any way to fix it.

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Arne Vainio: A mother’s gift carried me through many life journeys

Gary Davis of NCAIED joins Small Business Administration council

6 hours 6 sec ago

The president and CEO of the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development will work on issues facing business in underserved communities.

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Eastern Cherokee elder translates ‘Charlotte’s Web’ into Tsalagi

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Myrtle Driver Johnson, a Beloved Woman of the tribe, spent three years working on the children’s classic.

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Eastern Cherokee elder translates ‘Charlotte’s Web’ into Tsalagi

Puyallup Tribe works to keep language alive for new generations

6 hours 6 sec ago

The Puyallup Tribal Language Program and the University of Washington are hosting the first-ever Lushootseed Language Institute.

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Puyallup Tribe works to keep language alive for new generations

OKC Indian Clinic offers some helpful summer tips

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Clinic gives recommendations for avoiding typical summer-related illnesses. OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma City Indian Clinic (OKCIC), a nonprofit clinic providing services to American Indians in central Oklahoma, has a few tips for all ages on avoiding common summer-related issues.Summer is just around the corner, with all the health risks associated with it. In preparation, May is Healthy Vision Month, Ultraviolet Awareness Month, National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month, Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month, and Lyme Disease Awareness Month. This means it’s time to prepare children and adults by informing them on the risks and preventative measures to take.Healthy Vision and Ultraviolet Awareness MonthMay is the beginning of very hot and sunny days in Oklahoma.

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Silent stalker haunts new mother

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Mental health professionals conservatively estimate that up to two mothers in 10 suffer from severe postpartum mood disorders. ADA, Okla. – Three years ago, Lorie Carmichael of Ada experienced the happiest day of her life

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Fort Peck Tribe Takes on Transgender Bathroom Policy – » Native American Articles

May 25, 2016 - 9:35pm

Not sure why America has been obsessed with bathrooms lately, but here we go again! According to a story on KTVQ out of Billings, Montana, tribal leaders of the Fort …

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Amah Mutsun Band Returns to Mount Umunhum, Sacred Site of Their Creation

May 25, 2016 - 8:00pm

The road leading to the sacred site named Mt. Umunhum (hummingbird) by the Amah Mutsun Tribal Band of Northern California is shaded by oak….

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Democracy in Indian Country: Yeah, Right!

May 25, 2016 - 8:00pm

The election season in northern Minnesota Indigenous territories was especially contentious this year.…

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Alabama-Coushatta Tribe offers gaming options closer to home

May 25, 2016 - 8:00pm

The tribe is promoting the new Naskila Entertainment as a ‘closer’ destination for patrons who might otherwise go to Louisiana.

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Kaw Nation receives national award for tribal gaming initiatives

May 25, 2016 - 8:00pm

Kaw Gaming, Inc. received the Tribal Gaming Visionary award from the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development.

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Iowa Tribe offers free play on poker website ahead of full launch

May 25, 2016 - 8:00pm

The tribe launched PokerTribe.Com after winning a dispute over its Class III gaming compact.

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Iowa Tribe offers free play on poker website ahead of full launch

Elizabeth Reese: The Making of a Modern Warrior

May 25, 2016 - 8:00pm

Being Native American defines Elizabeth Reese ’16. Then again, so does being the granddaughter of a Lutheran minister from Pennsylvania….

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Kaw Nation Receives National Award for Visionary Leadership in Gaming

May 25, 2016 - 8:00pm

For its demonstrated leadership in tribal gaming and efforts to “buy Indian”, Kaw Gaming, Inc. has been honored with a Tribal Gaming Visionary award.…

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Climate Change: Fossil Fuel Extraction Could Double Temperature Rise if Unchecked

May 25, 2016 - 8:00pm

Global warming could have even more devastating consequences than anybody so far has predicted….

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New Study Puts Focus on Violence Against Women and Men in Indian Country and Around the World

May 25, 2016 - 8:00pm

More than 4 out of 5 American Indian and Alaska Native women—and men—have experienced violence—specifically sexual violence, physical violence by intimate partners, stalking, an…

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