Pequot Museum to Open on April 1 for the 2016 Season

Celebration to include a Native New Year Clambake   Published March 20, 2016 MASHANTUCKET, CONNECTICUT – The Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center announced today that it will reopen for the 2016 season on Friday, Apr. 1, from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at its state-of-the-art, 308,000-square-foot complex located on the scenic Pequot Reservation. To celebrate the re-opening, on […]

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Karuk Tribe & Allies Add Klamath National Forest to Westside Lawsuit

Groups Continue to Advocate for Alternative Timber Project  Published March 20, 2016 HAPPY CAMP, CALIFORNIA – Today the Karuk Tribe, along with the Environmental Protection Information Center (EPIC), Klamath-Siskiyou Wildlands Center (KS Wild), Center for Biological Diversity, and Klamath Riverkeeper, expanded their complaint over the Westside Post Fire logging plan to include the United States […]

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Breastfeeding: The Traditional Way Seeks to Increase Breastfeeding in Tribal Communities

Published March 19, 2016 LAC DU FLAMBEAU, WISCONSIN — A new project at Great Lakes Inter-Tribal Council, Inc. (GLITC) is aimed at expanding the practice of breastfeeding for American Indian women and Infants in Wisconsin. “Breastfeeding: The Traditional Way” is designed to increase breastfeeding duration rates by providing greater community-based support. The project is funded […]

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President Uses Weekly Radio Address to Push His Supreme Court Nomination

Published March 19, 2o16 WASHINGTON — In this week’s address, the President discussed his decision to nominate Chief Judge Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court of the United States. Chief Judge Garland has earned the respect of both Democrats and Republicans through his years of public service. The President made clear that even though we are […]

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Navajo Nation President Greets Bernie Sanders on Navajo Nation

Published March 18, 2016 TWIN ARROWS — When Democratic Presidential candidate and U.S. Senator for Vermont, Bernie Sanders arrived yesterday at Twin Arrows Navajo Casino and Resort, the first person he met with was Navajo Nation President Russell Begaye. The Presidential candidate held a Town Hall Meeting at Twin Arrows on Thursday, Mar. 17. President […]

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Wells Fargo Scholarship for Undergraduates Now Open!

Published March 18, 2016 ALBUQUERQUE — The Wells Fargo Scholarships for Undergraduate American Indian and Alaska Native Students will fund full-time and degree-seeking college freshmen, sophomores, juniors and seniors who hold a current GPA of 2.7 or higher with up to $5,000 for one year of study in any chosen major at any accredited institution in the United […]

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