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Historic Indian Agent Peter Ronan’s letters released by Salish Kootenai College Press

PABLO — The Salish Kootenai College Press has released locally the 1877-1893 letters of Flathead Agent Peter Ronan in two volumes for tribal members, historians, and others who are interested in western Montana history.

Potential re-vote on the legalization of alcohol on Pine Ridge

The Oglala Sioux Tribe president says he plans on asking the council to allow another vote.

The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, April 13, 2014

It's our weekly review of the stories that mattered most in Indian country:...

In California, Saving a Language That Predates Spanish and English

New York Times: Weitchpec is home to the Yurok Indian Reservation. Credit Jim Wilson/The New York Times. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the main story Share This Page. Continue reading the main story. Continue ...

CSKT official says forests managed better with less on reservation

The vice chairwoman of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes told a congressional committee Thursday that the nation would not experience the devastating wildfires it does if U.S. forests were managed the way forestland on the Flathead Indian Reservation is.

Prairie Wind Casino to get wind turbines to power the building

Leaders on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation are looking to go green by using wind turbines to provide power. The first phase of this renewable-energy project kicked off at Prairie Wind Casino, where four

Rethinking reservations in India during Lok Sabha elections

Social justice is the cornerstone of constitutional democracy. The men who drafted Indian Constitution were men of great vision and foresight. There is plethora of conflicting historical narratives on the status of Varna system in the ancient Indian societies.

Bill 'To Clarify' Reservation Borders

Wyoming and the tribes who share the Wind River Indian Reservation in the state are still waiting for their day in court to resolve a border dispute on the reservation, but U.S. Senator Mike Enzi (R-Wyo.) has drafted a bill that would do that without ...

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FBI investigates infant's death on Wind River Indian Reservation

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is assisting the Bureau of Indian Affairs and the Fremont County Coroner in an investigation into the death of an infant on the Wind River Indian Reservation, the FBI reported Monday. Special Agent Chris Calarco of ...

Wind River Indian Reservation Borders Are Disputed

In Wyoming, the borders of the Wind River Indian Reservation recently grew by about a million acres, thanks to a decision by the Environmental Protection Agency. Tribes on the reservation see the EPA's action as righting a historical wrong, but the ...

Wind River Indian Reservation's Borders Are Disputed

NPR: Wind River Indian Reservation's Borders Are Disputed. by Irina Zhorov. March 05, 2014 5:00 AM. fromWPRN. Listen to the Story. Morning Edition. 3 min 55 sec. Playlist; Download. The borders have grown by about a million acres after a decision by the ...

EPA agrees to stay Wyoming Indian reservation decision

The EPA in December announced that it had concluded a 1905 federal law opening part of the Wind River Indian Reservation to settlement by non-Indians didn't extinguish the land's reservation status. The federal agency's conclusion prompted sharp ...

Wyoming Senator Drafts Bill ‘To Clarify’ Reservation Borders

Wyoming and the tribes who share the Wind River Indian Reservation in the state are still waiting for their day in court to resolve a border dispute on the reservation, but U.S. Senator Mike Enzi (R-Wyo.) has drafted a bill that would do that without the courts. Enzi’s bill seeks “to clarify the boundaries of the Wind River Indian Reservation” by defining them as the borders drawn by a 1905 ...

FBI investigates infant's death on Wind River Indian Reservation

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is assisting the Bureau of Indian Affairs and the Fremont County Coroner in an investigation into the death of an infant on the Wind River Indian Reservation, the FBI reported Monday.

Wind River Indian Reservation Borders Are Disputed

The reservation's borders have grown by about a million acres after a decision by the Environmental Protection Agency. Tribes see it as righting a historical wrong. The state is fighting the move.

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Tribe leaders oppose bill regarding the boundaries of the Wind River Indian

The boundary came under question after the Environmental Protection Agency issued a decision in December that included Riverton as part of the reservation. The draft bill would declare that the city's 171,000 acres have never been part of the ...

Wyoming tribe leaders blast US Senate draft bill

KULR-TV: GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) - Tribe leaders are opposing a bill co-sponsored by Wyoming's congressional delegation regarding the boundaries of the Wind River Indian Reservation. The boundary came in question after the Environmental Protection Agency issued ...

EPA ruling sets up battle over Indian country boundaries in Wyoming

As part of the ruling, the EPA examined the boundaries of the Wind River Reservation and concluded that the town of Riverton in central Wyoming falls within reservation boundaries. A 1905 law passed by Congress opened up the land to non-Native ...

Wyoming tribe leaders blast US Senate draft bill

Editors Note APNewsNow. RIVERTON, Wyo. (AP) _ Tribe leaders are opposing a bill co-sponsored by Wyoming's congressional delegation regarding the boundaries of the Wind River Indian Reservation.

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Michigan GOP official: 'Turn Detroit into an Indian reservation'

DigitalJournal.com: Detroit - The top official of a suburban Michigan county has raised eyebrows and ire by opining that neighboring Detroit should be turned into an "Indian reservation." In a recent interview with Paige Williams of New Yorker magazine, Oakland County ...

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Social workers wanted: Spirit Lake reservation working to fill four positions

Jamestown Sun: Social service programs at the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation were taken over by the Bureau of Indian Affairs on Oct. 1, 2012, but the agency has yet to fill four social work slots, said Russell McDonald, the tribe's chairman. “We have social workers ...

Man from American Indian reservation shot while sitting in car

Salt Lake Tribune: Fort Duchesne is part of the Uintah and Ouray Indian Reservation, and agents from the FBI and the Bureau of Indian Affairs are working the case. Medical crews flew the man to the Uintah Basin Medical Center, where he is recovering, Facer reported.

Spirit Lake lifts Indian hiring preference in hopes of filling four social worker posts

FARGO - The Spirit Lake social service program still has vacancies for social workers filled by personnel brought in to serve temporary stints. Social service programs at the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation were taken over by the Bureau of Indian Affairs on Oct. 1, 2012, but the agency has yet to fill four social work slots, said Russell McDonald, the tribe's chairman.

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Moving Beyond the Reservation in My Mind

It is the same one line written by a different author and in a different context which affirms a biography of oppression in living on an Indian reservation; and the intellectual and emotional understanding that fuses together the immense communicative ...

Michigan's Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson

I said, 'What we're going to do is turn Detroit into an Indian reservation, where we herd all the Indians into the city, build a fence around it, and then throw in the blankets and corn.” According to Patterson's office, Patterson, who has governed ...

Pamunkey Indian Tribe One Step Closer to Federal Recognition

Today, was a historic day for one Virginia tribe, as Assistant Secretary – Indian Affairs Kevin K. Washburn announced the Pamunkey Indian Tribe is one step closer to becoming the first tribe from Virginia to be federally recognized. Two tribes were up ...

Authenticity: Ethnic Indians, non-Indians and Reservation Indians

Authenticity is a puzzling feature of contemporary Indian life. Growing up on an Indian reservation, I rarely encountered challenges to one's identity as an Indian person. People within the reservation community knew most of the families. If they didn ...

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