Pow Wow Calendar Update – July 29, 2015

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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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“The Lakota 57″ Shirts and Prints raise money for Legal fees etc.

Written by at July 31, 2015

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Most are already aware of the incident on January 24th 2015 where 57 Lakota Children from American Horse School were assaulted by a drunk man at the Rushmore Plaza Civic …

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Listen Up! 50 Provocative #DearNonNatives Tweets

Written by at July 31, 2015

The hashtag #DearNonNatives has exploded on Native Twitter over the last 24 hours….

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Crow Reservation in Shock at Murder of Good Samaritans by Stranded Motorist

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A beloved Crow couple is dead, their seven children orphaned and a daughter wounded when the three were shot by a stranded motorist they were assisting on the Montana reservatio…

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Senate Ad-Hoc Committee on Indian Affairs holds first meeting

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Six lawmakers and four tribal leaders largely focused on education for their first meeting at the state capitol in Phoenix.

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Alaska to recognize tribal domestic violence protection orders

Written by at July 31, 2015

Attorney General Craig Richards issued a formal opinion that said the orders to not have to be entered into the state system to be valid.

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Pacific Northwest tribes ‘very worried’ about future of salmon

Written by at July 31, 2015

Drought conditions, climate change and disease are threatening the existence of one of the most important tribal food items.

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Commerce Blog: Secretary Pritzker meets with tribes and youth

Written by at July 31, 2015

When Secretary Pritzker declared that the Department of Commerce is ‘open for business,’ she meant that this agency would be on the side of all businesses across our country – including Native Americans.

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Video: Ray Halbritter Commends Amanda Blackhorse During NAJA

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On Saturday, July 11, 2015 Amanda Blackhorse, the lead plaintiff in Blackhorse v….

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Cellmate Is Suspect in Death of Choctaw Man, Police Say; Choctaw Issue Statement

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Authorities in Philadelphia, Mississippi, have named a suspect in the suspicious death of Native American activist and medicine man Rexdale Henry….

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Muscogee Nation activist dangled from bridge to stop oil ship

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Marty Aranaydo came down from the St. Johns Bridge in Portland, Oregon, after spending nearly 40 hours there in protest of energy development.

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Photo: Valentino Collaborates With Métis Artist

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‘Rekindling Embers of Sovereignty that Long Ago Grew Cold’

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When Cristobal Colón made landfall on a sandy beach in the Caribbean, he planted the royal standards (flags) of Castile and Aragon and performed

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AIANTA Announces Tourism Conference, 'Introducing America’s Native Nations to the World'

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The American Indian Alaska Native Tourism Association (AIANTA) proudly presents the 17th Annual American Indian Tourism Conference (AITC) “Introducing America’s Native Nations t…

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Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe sees big future with Class II casino

Written by at July 31, 2015

Revenues from the contested facility are forecast at $4.5 million in the first year, $4.7 million in the second and $4.9 million in the third.

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Catawba Nation still waiting for answer on casino land-into-trust

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A federal law mandates the acquisition of land in North and South Carolina but the Bureau of Indian Affairs does not move quickly.

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Last defendant sentenced in theft case at Yakama Nation casino

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Over $63,000 was stolen from the Yakama Legends Casino by 42 defendants.

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Donald Trump not shy with invoking race when it comes to tribes

Written by at July 31, 2015

The casino mogul once accused the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation of Connecticut of not being Indians.

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Federal murder charges laid for shooting on Crow Reservation

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An 18-year-old non-Indian man is accused of killing a couple who was trying to help him after he ran out of gas.

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Tribes caught off-guard with mandate from Affordable Care Act

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The Crow Tribe is facing a $1.5 million fine unless it provides health coverage to all of its governmental employees.

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Minnesota Governor Halts Study of Moose Deaths Because Moose Are Dying

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As tribal and environmental authorities race against time to determine why moose are dying by the thousands in Minnesot…

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How Did I Miss That? Fat Cat News; Mayan Mystery

Written by at July 31, 2015

Fat cats dominated the news this week….

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Clara Caufield: Northern Cheyenne Tribe keeps people in dark

Written by at July 31, 2015

Staff of the Northern Cheyenne Finance Department might be feeling a little nervous after Treasurer Adam Spang was summoned to a meeting to be advised of an impending vote for his removal.

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Lakota Country Times: Group seeks to boost Pine Ridge tourism

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Millions of people visit South Dakota’s numerous attractions every year but most bypass the Pine Ridge Reservation.

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Isleta Pueblo welcomes Secretary Sally Jewell for school event

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The tribe plans to emphasize culture and language by taking control of the elementary school on the reservation.

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