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Daines Fight for Indian Country of Monta...

US SENATE – US Senator Steve Daines joined a group of bipartisan senators to urge US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen to establish an office of tribal affairs to strengthen the ministry’s relationship with the tribal nations of Montana and to provide more internal expertise on issues affecting the Indian country. . “Recent consultations and tribal […]

Here’s what’s happening in the Indian co

Details Through Tamara Ikenberg September 30, 2021 Indian Country takes off, stage and taste buds for a week of events that will seduce all the senses. Unmissable moments include a concert where recording superstars will use their music to advance Indigenous education, a vivid exploration of indigeness, a tasty celebration of Indian taco, and a […]

It is not easy to cover the Indian count...

The Washington State to British Columbia ferry crossing, over three hours of uninterrupted travel, provided the time and luxury to read the Sunday edition of The Globe and Mail. On this day in December 2019, a story about an Aboriginal Metis Family dominated the front page, a description of young parents who had lost custody […]

Here’s what’s happening in the Indian co

Details Through Tamara Ikenberg September 09, 2021 Fashion and cinema are the buzzwords this weekend and next week in the Indian country. Whether it’s an online shopping opportunity for a ready-to-wear piece from an in-demand Indigenous designer, a fluorescent Montana fashion show highlighting women’s health, in From showing off a revenge thriller set on a […]

Little justice for child victims of sexu...

(AP) – The convicted child rapist emerged from the tree line without warning, quickly walked past fearful elders, and entered the Navajo house, where his 15-year-old daughter was feeding her pet rabbits. Soon after, the 6-foot-3 man known to be abusive emerged with the girl, promising to return in half an hour. But it was […]

Federal Authorities Drop Hundreds of Chi...

Contributed photo By Brendon Derr, Rylee Kirk, Anne Mickey, Allison Vaughn, McKenna Leavens and Leilani Fitzpatrick / Howard Center for Investigative Journalism The convicted child rapist emerged from the tree line without warning, quickly walked past fearful elders, and entered the Navajo house, where his 15-year-old daughter was feeding her pet rabbits. Soon after, the […]

First tribal-affiliated medical school b...

After working for several years as a public health nurse with the Indian Health Services in Oklahoma City, Ashton Gatewood, a Choctaw Nation citizen, knew she wanted to continue her medical education. She had heard of the country’s first tribal affiliated medical school with the Cherokee Nation and knew she wanted to make it the […]

Governor Kevin Stitt is an Indian countr...

Governor Kevin Stitt and Tulsa District Attorney Steve Kunzweiler participate in a panel to address post-McGirt concerns on Tuesday July 13, 2021 in Tulsa, Okla. The panel ended early as frustration grew among audience members with the panel. The McGirt case v. The Oklahoma Supreme Court of the United States revealed that the Muscogee (Creek) […]

Here is what is happening in the Indian ...

Details Through Tamara Ikenberg May 21, 2021 A virtual version of Canada’s first powwow, jaw-dropping horse racing and a scorching shopping opportunity for fans of Indigenous fashion are set and ready to go this weekend and next week in the Indian country. Which exhilarating events will you choose? Let Native News Online lead the way. […]