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June 28, 2017
Two Native American tribes allege discrimination in Montana schools
Two indigenous tribes in Montana are asking the federal government to investigate what they say is systemic racism and discrimination in a public...
June 28, 2017 - 5:41pm
January 6, 2017
Burgum off to good start with native initiative
Most of Gov. Doug Burgum's first State of the State address Tuesday, Jan. 3, to the North Dakota Legislature was without surprises. He stressed what he's been stressing since he began his run for governor: State government can do better by being leaner and adopting efficiencies....
January 6, 2017 - 6:44am
November 17, 2016
U.S. Army proposes regulatory change, a new Dakota pipeline delay
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Army plans to issue a new rule to improve consultations with Indian tribes for permitting decisions, a move that could delay the completion of the Dakota Access Pipeline, according to a notice posted Thursday on a White House website.
November 17, 2016 - 7:00pm
September 22, 2016
U.S., Canada aboriginal tribes form alliance to stop oil pipelines
WINNIPEG, Manitoba - Aboriginal tribes from Canada and the northern United States signed a treaty on Thursday to jointly fight proposals to build more pipelines to carry crude from Alberta's oil sands, saying further development would damage the environment.
September 22, 2016 - 8:23pm
May 19, 2015
Tribe seeks Wyoming apology over 'disrespect' in grizzly bear meeting
SALMON, Idaho - The head of a Native American tribe in Montana demanded an apology on Tuesday from
May 19, 2015 - 10:45pm
May 9, 2015
Tribal members protest sewage dumping
May 9, 2015 - 6:57am
April 29, 2015
Tribal college extending its arms
White Earth Tribal and Community College is looking to not only get more Native people interested in college but also to build relationships with those off the reservation. The college is taking a step in a direction that not many other colleges would do. They are offering free classes...
April 29, 2015 - 7:10am
December 12, 2014
Tribal governments may legalize marijuana
BISMARCK -- Tribal governments will now be able to legalize marijuana on their lands, if they follow federal guidelines in place for other states who in the past few years have seen voters approve measures. The U.S. Department of Justice policy toward recognizing marijuana...
December 12, 2014 - 6:27am
September 20, 2014
IRS bill regarding tribes heads to Obama
WASHINGTON — A bill that would ensure the Internal Revenue Service treats American Indian tribes the same as state and local governments when it comes to providing certain welfare services has passed the Senate and will now go to President Barack Obama for his signature, Sen. Heidi...
September 20, 2014 - 7:02am
September 17, 2014
Tribal chairman calls critical report ‘smear campaign’
Members of the Three Affiliated Tribes staged a protest just a day before Tuesday’s primary election to demand the release of a months-long investigation into the business activities of tribal chairman Tex Hall. Tribal police locked the doors to the administration building; however,...
September 17, 2014 - 7:28am
July 8, 2014
Tribes encouraged to apply for grants
U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., and chairwoman of the Senate Agriculture Subcommittee on Jobs, Rural Economic Growth and Energy Innovation, encouraged North Dakota’s local governments, tribes and agencies to apply for federal grants to help support home renovations and improvements...
July 8, 2014 - 7:23am
April 24, 2014
Tribes collect millions in oil revenue: Three Affiliated Tribes set to collect $184 million in revenue; money to be used for infrastructure
NEW TOWN, N.D. — In less than one year, the Three Affiliated Tribes have collected $184 million in oil tax revenue, nearly equal to the amount...
April 24, 2014 - 7:44am
March 28, 2014
Push for change in foster care rules: Hoeven and Heitkamp support tougher foster care safeguards for reservations
While the state of North Dakota has long required background checks for foster parents and other adults in foster homes, that’s not necessarily been the case on the state’s American Indian reservations, something Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., said he hopes to change. He and Sen....
March 28, 2014 - 6:58am
February 13, 2014
Chairman’s business dealings questioned
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February 13, 2014 - 7:23am
November 14, 2013
Obama says he will visit Indian Country next year
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama told Native American leaders Wednesday that he will make his first trip as president to Indian Country next year, expanding on his vow to enhance the bond between the federal and tribal governments. Obama told the tribal leaders at the fifth...
November 14, 2013 - 6:30am