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Native News Update July 3, 2015

July 3, 2015 - 5:33am
This weekend's stories: Native American journalist, Bonnie Red Elk passes away; First Nations leading way to protect the Great Lakes; The Matsés from the Amazon create traditional medicine encyclopedia; Native American students from across the country attend College Horizons program; NHL goalie, Carey Price, inspires First Nation youth.

Native News Update with anchor Kimberlie Acosta from the studios of IndianCountryTV.com.

Native News Update June 26, 2015

June 26, 2015 - 10:18am
This weekend's stories: Washoe Tribe constructs new solar arrays, Phoenix Indian School Legacy Project seeks those who attended school, Mekko tells the story of homeless Native Americans in Tulsa, New book features Native boxer Marvin Camel, and Buffy Sainte-Marie releases new album.

Native News Update with anchor Kimberlie Acosta from the studios of IndianCountryTV.com.

Native News Update June 19, 2015

June 19, 2015 - 4:34am
This weekend's stories: Documentary on tribal online lending; Native American knowledge combats California drought; Homes donated by Brad Pitts foundation begin to arrive on Fort Peck; Ho-Chunk Gaming in Madison goes smoke-free; Tulalip students construct tiny homes for homeless in Seattle

Native News Update with anchor Kimberlie Acosta from the studios of IndianCountryTV.com.

It ain’t easy being Indian… (June 2015)

June 17, 2015 - 5:44am
By Ricey Wild
News From Indian Country

Last month me and the ‘gals’ had a funktastic night out at a George Clinton concert at the famous Cabooze in the Big City. I insisted that for one night we refer to each other as D-Funk, M-Funk and K-Funk because I’m weird like that.

It’s the only thing I have left for you

June 16, 2015 - 4:30am
By Arne Vainio, M.D.
News From Indian Country
I was a brand new physician on call and he had fallen off a barstool about a week earlier. Eventually he had trouble breathing and the ambulance took him to the Emergency Room. A chest x-ray, then a CT scan showed he had bled into the pleural space around his right lung and collapsed his lung almost completely.

Re-Broadcast with Paul Cienfuegos

June 15, 2015 - 2:24am

What are Community Rights?

June 16, 2015
Northland College, Ashland, WI.

Notice of LIVE Broadcast with Paul Cienfuegos

June 15, 2015 - 2:24am

What are Community Rights?

6-9pm on Tuesday June 16, 2015
Northland College's Sentry Room, Ashland, WI.

RezStyle – Sihasin with host Kimberlie Acosta

June 12, 2015 - 3:28am
RezStyle with host Kimberlie Acosta talking with Jeneda and Clayson Benally of Sihasin, formally known as 'Blackfire.' RezStyle is a Native American Talk show from www.IndianCountryTV.com on the Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe Reservation at Reserve, Wisconsin. RezStyle is brought to you in part by the National Indian Gaming Association, www.IndianGaming.org

Native News Update June 5, 2015

June 5, 2015 - 5:09am
This weekend's stories: Appeals court sides with tribes on land issue; Congress approves commission on Native American children; Museum of Northern Arizona receives 2015 National Medal for Museum and Library Service; New book on Sarah Winnemucca to be published; True Sioux Hope Foundation created to help improve living conditions on Pine Ridge.

Native News Update with anchor Kimberlie Acosta from the studios of IndianCountryTV.com.

Native News Update May 29, 2015

May 29, 2015 - 8:29am
This weekend's stories: Proposed legislation to improve voting for Native Americans; Hearing set for Keepseagle v. Vilsack settlement; Native American LGBT housing protections; Native American housing plan set to break ground this fall in Portland; Wisconsin tribes developing tourism show

Native News Update with anchor Kimberlie Acosta from the studios of IndianCountryTV.com.

Investment in Native Youth equals a million lines of code

May 28, 2015 - 9:07am

By MARK TRAHANT
News From Indian Country

No child grows up hearing — or asking — for numbers. Instead the four words, “tell me a story,” are the ones deeply embedded into our human software. And that will never change. But the power of numbers, the importance of data, is growing exponentially and becoming essential to how we understand larger narratives.

Joleen Brown and Native Hoop keep the circle strong

May 28, 2015 - 8:17am
Interview by Dawn Karima
News From Indian Country

Q) It’s great to visit with you!!! What are some of the facts you’d like us to know about you?

A) I am not sure I really don’t like to talk about myself.

It ain’t easy being Indian… (May 2015)

May 28, 2015 - 4:50am
By Ricey Wild
News From Indian Country

…My bad. Or am I?   
Whilst ‘Under the Clock’ which is a euphemism for being in city jail I experienced some of the greatest terror and trauma up till then in my life.

Protecting Mother Earth & Tribal Sovereignty

May 22, 2015 - 9:08pm
IndianCountryTV.com correspondent, Kimberlie Acosta talking with Ernie Stevens Jr., NIGA Chairman. Ernie shares his views on his re-election as chairman of the Nation Indian Gaming Association; Economic development in Indian Country and the ongoing battles to protect tribal sovereignty and mother earth.

Native News Update May 15, 2015

May 15, 2015 - 6:53am
This weekend's stories: Tribes oppose Yellowstone area grizzlies; Oklahoma Senate committee passes bond proposal for completion of Native American museum; Saginaw Tribe to repatriate ancestral remains from several museums; Bill introduced to honor Billy Frank Jr; Elder refuses $1.8 million for home, he says on sacred ground.

Native News Update with anchor Kimberlie Acosta from the studios of IndianCountryTV.com.

It ain’t easy being Indian… (April 2015)

May 12, 2015 - 6:51am
By Ricey Wild
News From Indian Country

A few months ago my son Steve visited me and my friends at the Risky Raccoon Kasino Hotel where we were staying for a powwow.

Native News Update May 8, 2015

May 8, 2015 - 9:11am
This weekend's stories: Karen Diver – A leader on climate change; The Esther Martinez Native American Language Preservation Act; Washington State legislation to mandate Native curriculum; APTN coming to U.S. cable stations; Cheyenne Brady crowned Miss Indian World.

Native News Update with anchor Kimberlie Acosta from the studios of IndianCountryTV.com.

Presidential Search - Leech Lake Tribal College

May 5, 2015 - 1:40am

Leech Lake Tribal College Board of Trustees seeks a visionary and strategic person who will be committed to the college’s mission that provides quality higher education grounded in Anishinaabe values. The college provides innovative undergraduate education and contributes to the development of society and the individual.

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