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Native News Update April 29, 2016

April 29, 2016 - 11:04pm
This weekend's stories: Kennewick man is determined to be Native American; Tribal food policy study funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation; Wildlife grants awarded to 29 tribes; Legislation approved to expand Native tourism; Amanda Blackhorse will give commencement at Haskell Indian Nations University.

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

Native News Update April 22, 2016

April 23, 2016 - 12:17am
This weekend's stories: Two reservations selected for census test; Freedom Lodge educates the educators on historical trauma; United Tribes Technical College waiving tuition for tribal members; Boston marathon runner pays tribute to Ellison “Tarzan” Brown.

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

It ain't easy being Indian... (April 2016)

April 21, 2016 - 9:27pm
By Ricey Wild
News From Indian Country
  
I'm hoping to see dandelions soon because I feel happy when I do. Their appearance means Spring has come and Summer follows. Powwow Season will also be here because even if we dance indoors during cold weather I know Indians of this Turtle Island like to feel our Mother under our feet.

Tonight he travels without me

April 21, 2016 - 5:31pm

By Arne Vainio, M.D.
Photos by Ivy Vainio
News From Indian Country

George Earth and I traveled across Minnesota and then across South Dakota so I could speak at a conference a couple of years ago. I was supposed to fly, but George told me he always wanted to see the Black Hills and at 79 years old, he didn’t think he had many chances left.

Great Lakes Food Summit Video Stack from Pottawatomi’s Jijak Camp

April 21, 2016 - 2:29pm

Join us on this web page to watch several videos that will be posted from the Great Lakes Intertribal Food Summit April 21-24th, 2016. Stop back as we add more video to this stack of speakers and events. The event is at Camp Jijack near Hopkins, Michigan. Stop back as we add more video to this stack of speakers and events. (ALSO WATCH FOR A POTENTIAL LIVE PROGRAM STREAM ON "EARTH DAY" SATURDAY APRIL 23RD OF WORKSHOP PRESENTERS IN THE MAIN PRESENTATION HALL)

Native News Update April 15, 2016

April 15, 2016 - 10:07pm
This weekend's stories: Last living war chief of the Crow Tribe passes on; Bill giving Native students school choice; Grammy winner Bill Miller hospitalized; New news website launched by UND students; Tribal Nations Maps releases the new Caribbean map.

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

Native News Update April 1, 2016

April 1, 2016 - 9:56pm
This weekend's stories: Quileute Tribe welcome the whales; Native American code talker, Gilbert Horn Sr. passes away; Bison herd returns to Monana after 140 years in Canada; Remembering Lori Piestewa; New documentary, “The Jingle Dress Tradition.”

REBroadcast: From Wisconsin with Love: A Gathering

March 31, 2016 - 6:24pm

Provided here is a rebroadcast of "From Wisconsin with Love: A Gathering" and a premiere showing of the latest movie sequel to, "To Wisconsin with LOVE” called "From Wisconsin with LOVE" and a continuation of efforts in northern Wisconsin to protect the pristine resources from mining, corporate farming proposals and extreme extraction, for future generations.  The event was held at the Sigurd Olson Environmental Institute at Northland College in Ashland, Wisconsin. 

Intro by Dr. Mike Miller
Opening Commentary by Professor Brian Tochterman and Rebroadcast of:  (1 hour, 24 minutes)
"From Wisconsin with Love" Film Premiere held at Northland College on April 8th, 2016.




REBROADCAST OF MORNING SESSION IS FOUND IN DIGITAL PLAYER BELOW: 3 hours 6 Minutes
Opening Prayer and Introduction / Welcome by Northern College
Land and Food Sovereignty in Northern Wisconsin - Joe Rose
Harvest as Resistance and Envisioning - Tezozomac / Paulette Moore
Review: Chequamegon Bay Area Studies



REBROADCAST OF AFTERNOON SESSION IS FOUND BELOW 3 hours, 2 minutes
Embroidery, Beading and Photography Project with Music and Poetry Readings
Discovering and Discerning Asbestos in the Penokee Hills - Dr. Tom Fitz
7th Generation Earth Ethics: Protect Our Future - Dr. Patty Loew.
Washburn Elementary School Gardening Project.

Facebook Event: From Wisconsin with Love: a Gathering

For more information you can contact Paulette Moore at pmoore@northland.edu.

THIS EVENT IS FREE AND ALL ARE WELCOME!



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Live Broadcast: From Wisconsin with Love: A Gathering

March 31, 2016 - 6:24pm

Join IndianCountryTV.com on Friday, April 8th 2016 from 9am to 9pm for a LIVE Broadcast of "From Wisconsin with Love: A Gathering".  The event is being held at the Sigurd Olson Environmental Institute at Northland College in Ashland, Wisconsin. 

It Ain't Easy Being Indian... (March 2016)

March 30, 2016 - 5:19pm
By Ricey Wild
News From Indian Country   
It's been awhile since I've been able to write and there's an awful reason for that. December 23, 2015, I had another lumbar spinal fusion surgery. I've already been through a previous one in March 2012 so knowing what I was in for I felt horrible and it was traumatic for me.

Native News Update March 25, 2016

March 25, 2016 - 9:01pm
This weekend's stories: Funding for clean energy projects; Andra Rush, owner of Rush Trucking featured on CBS; BMM Testlabs donates to Spirit of Sovereignty; New mural at Alcatraz; “Unbound: Narrative Art of the Plains,” on display at National Museum of the American Indians.

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

Controller - Jicarilla Apache Nation

March 23, 2016 - 8:39pm
Position: Controller

             Jicarilla Apache Nation

Salary: DOE

Position Summary:

Establishes, coordinates, plans and supervises the overall administrative and technical operations of the Nation’s accounting, budgeting and management finance reporting for the Jicarilla Apache Nation.

Member, Board of Directors - JANCO

March 18, 2016 - 8:34pm
POSITION SUMMARY Members of the Jicarilla Apache Nation Economic Development Holding Company (“JANCO”) Board of Directors will supervise and direct the JANCO Chief Executive Officer and the Chief Financial Officer in all aspects of the management and operation of JANCO.  Members of the JANCO Board of Directors will serve a staggered four (4) year term, and may be removed for cause by the Jicarilla Apache Nation (“Nation”) Legislative Council.

Broadcast Video Stack - 2nd Annual Mining Alternatives Summit at Bad River Ojibwe Reservation

March 16, 2016 - 10:53pm
Check out this rebroadcast video stack with IndianCountryTV.com from Thursday March 17 and Friday March 18th, 2016 at the 2nd Annual Mining Alternatives Summit on the Bad River Ojibwe Reservation, sponsored by the Chippewa Federation. The event was held on the Bad River Casino Lodge and Convention Center in Odanah.  ICTV broadcast and recorded major public portions in their LIVESTREAM Studio but had to deal with a few technical issues at the New York digital library. Several presentations may still be added to this stack as the video is exported from tape instead.

LIVE - 2nd Annual Mining Alternatives Summit at Bad River March 17 & 18, 2016

March 16, 2016 - 10:53pm
Join IndianCountryTV.com on Thursday March 17 and Friday March 18th, 2016 for the 2nd Annual Mining Alternatives Summit. The event is being held on the Bad River Ojibwe Reservation at the tribes Casino Lodge and Convention Center in Odanah.  ICTV is due to broadcast and record all public portions held at the tribe's convention center. Bear with us as the LIVESTREAM Studio we own continues to deal with some technical issues in New York and the program may have to be uploaded and posted from tape later.

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