Published September 19, 2017 YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK – “I stand in strong solidarity with you and my indigenous brothers and sisters in your demands to change the names in Yellowstone from war criminals to humane and freedom-loving people!” Dr. Cornel West informed Chief Stan Grier, a message sent for tribal leaders on the eve of their […]
Published September 19, 2017 WINDOW ROCK – The Office of the President and Vice President (OPVP) has been working on creating an entity that will offer Medicaid managed care services to Navajo tribal members, along with other Native American tribes, under New Mexico’s Centennial Care 2.0 Program. Navajo Nation President Russell Begaye met with New […]
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Published September 19, 2017 KATY, TEXAS — A Cherokee Nation convoy from Oklahoma delivered hundreds of cases of food, water, clothing and other basic necessities on Monday to Texans in the Houston area who are recovering from Hurricane Harvey. Cherokee associations from across the tribe’s 14-county jurisdiction in northeast Oklahoma spent two weeks collecting many […]
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Published September 19, 2017 EAGLE BUTTE, SOUTH DAKOTA — The Cheyenne River Youth Project will be hosting its 5th annual Harvest Festival Celebration for the Cheyenne River Lakota reservation community at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 27. The event is open free to the public and will include a couple of very special additions this year. […]
Published September 19, 2017 TULSA – In honor of the United States Air Force’s past seven decades of service, Cherokee Nation Technology Solutions recently partnered with the Air Force Civil Engineer Center to honor its branch’s contributions to civil engineering. The effort is part of a broader Air Force anniversary campaign to highlight multiple generations […]
Published September 18, 2017 FAIRBANKS – The Washington Post has reported that the Trump administration is secretly taking the first steps towards opening the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil drilling. The Post reports that the Department of the Interior (DOI) directed the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) in a memorandum to immediately revise regulations governing oil and […]
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