Project Dakota Flyer Nets 15 Defendants (Including American Indians) for Selling Eagles & Other Migratory Birds

Published April 25, 2017 Several American Indians are among those who were indicted RAPID CITY, SOUTH DAKOTA – United States Attorney Randolph J. Seiler announced on Monday, April 24, 2017, that fifteen individuals have been indicted for the illegal trafficking of eagles and other migratory birds. The Indictments are a result of a two-year undercover […]

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2017 IAIA Spring Powwow

Published April 25, 2017 Saturday May 6, 2017 – 10:00 am-7:00 pm in the Dance Circle on the IAIA Campus SANTA FE — The Institute of American Indian Arts’ (IAIA) presents its Spring Powwow on Saturday, May 6, 2017, from 10:00 am-7:00 pm (with Grand Entry at 11:00 am) on the IAIA Campus — 83 Avan Nu Po Road, […]

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SIPI Team Wins the Grand Prize at the Second Annual NASA National Swarmathon Robotics Competitions!

Published April 25, 2017 ORLANDO — Students from colleges and universities from across the nation recently participated in a robotic programming competition at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Their research may lead to technology which will help astronauts find needed resources when exploring the moon or Mars. In the spaceport’s second annual Swarmathon competition, […]

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Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe Breaks Ground on New Administration Building

Published April 25, 2017 AKWESASNE – On Onerahtókha/April 24, 2017; the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe held a formal groundbreaking of a new 54,700-square-foot Tribal Administration Building at 71 Business Park Road in Akwesasne, New York.  When completed in September 2018; the three-story building will house 18 tribal offices, provide parking for 225 vehicles, as well […]

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The Cheyenne River Youth Project Launches 2017 Bike Club for 4- to 12-Years-Olds at “The Main”

Published April 25, 2017 EAGLE BUTTE, SOUTH DAKOTA — For nearly three decades, the Cheyenne River Youth Project® has been dedicated to fostering wellness among the Cheyenne River Lakota reservation’s young people. And to Executive Director Julie Garreau and her staff, that means more than simply providing meals, snacks and safe spaces to learn and […]

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Cherokee Nation’s Economic Impact Grows to More than $2 Billion; Growth Means More Services for Citizens

Guest Commentary Published April 24, 2017 By Cherokee Nation Principal Chief Bill John Baker Oklahoma’s core is firmly rooted in its 38 federally recognized tribes. Cherokee Nation and Oklahoma have a unique history based on our shared identity and heritage. According to a new study commissioned to the Oklahoma-based Economic Impact Group, our tribe and […]

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