Bernie Sanders Meets with Northern Cheyenne Nation Leaders

Published May 22, 2017 BILLINGS, MONTANA — A delegation of Northern Cheyenne Nation traveled to Billings to attend the campaign rally for Montana Democratic Candidate Rob Quist, who is seeking to fill the lone House of Representative seat in the United States Congress left vacant when Ryan Zinke resigned to become secretary the U.S. Department […]

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Ho-Chunk Bronson Koenig Injures Left Ankle in Pre-draft Workout with Milwaukee Bucks

Published May 21, 2017 MILWAUKEE – Bronson Koenig (Ho-Chunk Nation) was sidelined on Thursday because he rolled his left ankle during a pre-draft workout with the Milwaukee Bucks. Koenig was a standout with the Wisconsin Badgers men’s basketball team. He graduated this year and is trying to make it to the NBA. The NBA draft […]

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Local Businesses in Cherokee Nation’s Capital City Refuse to Accept Cherokee Nation ID’s

Published May 21, 2017 TAHLEQUAH – Social media has been busy this weekend with the story out of Tahleqauh, Oklahoma, the Cherokee Nation’s capital, that local businesses posted signs informing Cherokee Nation citizens that their tribal identification cards were not accepted. Cherokee Nation citizens have taken to social media to complain that local convenience stores […]

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Award-winning Author Timothy Egan to Lecture on His Edward Curtis Book

Published May 17, 2017 MUSKEGON, MICHIGAN – As part of its expansive “Edward Curtis: The American Indian” exhibition, the Muskegon Museum of Art will present a lecture  by National Book Award Winner & New York Times Op-Ed Writer Timothy Egan who will speak about his 2012 award-winning book, “Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The […]

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46th Annual Stanford Powwow Honors Mothers during Mother’s Day Weekend

Published May 15, 2017 Native News Online photographs by Christopher Burquez STANFORD, CALIFORNIA — Mothers were honored this weekend at the 46th Annual Stanford Powwow on the campus of Stanford University. The popular powwow draws thousands of visitors each May as American Indian dancers and drummers from various parts of Indian Country come to celebrate American […]

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Cheyenne River Sioux Tribal Chairman Harold Frazier Comments on the Dakota Access Pipeline Spill in Spink County, South Dakota

Published May 12, 2017 EAGLE BUTTE, SOUTH DAKOTA — Cheyenne River Sioux Tribal Chairman Harold Frazier released the following statement in reaction to the Dakota Access pipeline spill that happened in South Dakota in April: “Just a couple of weeks ago Dakota Access Pipeline had a failure that resulted in an oil spill in Spink County, […]

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