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Forum: News 02-02-2011, 06:24 PM
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Native News Update Febuary 2, 2011 (TV)

The latest edition of the Native News Update from the studios of IndianCountryTV.com with host Paul DeMain.

Today's Stories: Suspected member of Nazi Low Riders charged with using counterfeit...
Forum: News 02-02-2011, 03:19 PM
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Views: 867
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Mohave High School teacher dies in auto crash

Fort Mohave, Arizona (AP)

A western Arizona high school teacher has been killed in an auto accident. The Mohave Daily News reports 29-year-old Valerie Palermo died last week at a hospital in Fort...
Forum: News 02-02-2011, 03:12 PM
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Views: 766
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Science, environment, and LOST Ladybugs

By Scott Perez
Special to News From Indian Country

Seeing a ladybug brings good luck. Ladybugs are a gardener’s friend. For years children sang. “Ladybug, ladybug, fly away home…” Everyone...
Forum: News 02-02-2011, 12:38 AM
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Views: 716
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Notification begins in $3.4B Indian settlement

Helena, Montana (AP)

A court-appointed media company has started a campaign to notify hundreds of thousands of Native Americans they may be beneficiaries of a $3.4 billion settlement.

Read...
Forum: News 02-02-2011, 12:32 AM
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Views: 668
Posted By Skabewis
Sioux fight in North Dakota House over UND nickname

Bismarck, North Dakota (AP) February 2011

Supporters of the University of North Dakota’s Fighting Sioux nickname took their case to the state Legislature last week in an attempt to reverse the...
Forum: News 02-02-2011, 12:14 AM
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Views: 766
Posted By Skabewis
Lawsuit against BLM aims to block Nevada wind farm

Las Vegas, Nevada (AP)

Environmentalists and American Indians are challenging plans for a wind energy project near Great Basin National Park in Nevada.

The civil lawsuit filed last week in...
Forum: News 02-02-2011, 12:09 AM
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Views: 734
Posted By Skabewis
Tribe suit over California ranch development dismissed

Los Angeles, California (AP)

A judge has dismissed an Indian tribe’s lawsuit to stop the development of a 5,000-acre gated resort community on a sprawling ranch some 60 miles north of Los Angeles...
Forum: News 02-01-2011, 06:41 PM
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Views: 579
Posted By Skabewis
Native News Update Febuary 1, 2011 (TV)

The latest edition of the Native News Update from the studios of IndianCountryTV.com with host Paul DeMain.

Today's Stories: Zapatista express condolences over passing of Bishop Sanuel Ruiz,...
Forum: News 02-01-2011, 03:43 PM
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Views: 757
Posted By Skabewis
Man sentenced for theft from Nebraska casino

Omaha, Nebraska (AP)

Federal prosecutors say a former employee of a casino owned by the Santee Sioux Tribe in northeast Nebraska has been sentenced to a year in prison for stealing from the...
Forum: News 02-01-2011, 03:40 PM
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Views: 725
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Fears over bison lead to several more bills

By Matt Gouras
Helena, Montana (AP)

Lawmakers are looking at several new measures aimed at easing fears about the migration and movement of wild bison.

Ranchers and others have become...
Forum: News 02-01-2011, 03:31 PM
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Views: 805
Posted By Skabewis
Tribal casino near Kinder expanding

Kinder, Louisiana (AP)

Construction has begun on a seven-story hotel tower at the Coushatta Casino Resort in southwestern Louisiana.

The reservation casino is undergoing a $60 million...
Forum: News 02-01-2011, 03:26 PM
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Views: 667
Posted By Skabewis
Indian leader: Unleash energy on tribal lands

By Matthew Daly
Washington (AP)

To achieve energy independence, the United States should focus on tribal lands with vast untapped supplies of coal, natural gas, oil and wind, the leader of the...
Forum: News 02-01-2011, 01:18 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 655
Posted By Skabewis
House GOP endorses pre-Obama spending levels

By Andrew Taylor
Washington (AP)

Moving to keep a campaign promise to slash the federal budget, Republicans controlling the House went on record to return most domestic agencies to 2008 budget...
Forum: News 02-01-2011, 01:13 AM
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Views: 726
Posted By Skabewis
Virden named BIA’s Alaska director

Juneau, Alaska (AP)

Eugene R. Virden has been named regional director of the Bureau of Indian Affair’s Alaska Regional Office in Juneau.

BIA Director Michael S. Black made the announcement...
Forum: News 02-01-2011, 01:10 AM
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Views: 609
Posted By Skabewis
Man wanted in Red Lake shooting surrenders

Minneapolis, Minnesota (AP)

A fugitive indicted in a shooting on the Red Lake Reservation that left one man dead and two others injured has surrendered to authorities.

Twenty-two-year-old Cruze...
Forum: News 02-01-2011, 01:06 AM
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Views: 583
Posted By Skabewis
Arizona House OKs bill intended to block new casino

By Paul Davenport
Phoenix, Arizona (AP)

Legislation intended to derail a Southern Arizona tribe’s plan to build a Las Vegas-style casino-hotel near Phoenix is being pushed by majority Republicans...
Forum: News 01-31-2011, 06:18 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 621
Posted By Skabewis
Native News Update January 31, 2011 (TV)

The latest edition of the Native News Update from the studios of IndianCountryTV.com with host Paul DeMain.

Today's Stories: Cherokee Nation appeals reinstatement of Freedmen to tribal rolls...
Forum: News 01-31-2011, 02:45 PM
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Views: 567
Posted By Skabewis
Sen. Akaka to take over Indian Affairs Committee

Honolulu Hawaii (AP)

U.S. Sen. Daniel Akaka is expected to take leadership of the Indian Affairs Committee after chairing the Veterans’ Affairs Committee for four years.

The Democratic senator...
Forum: News 01-31-2011, 02:40 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 551
Posted By Skabewis
Two from Dakotas on Justice Department task force

Sioux Falls, South Dakota (AP)

Two attorneys from the Dakotas have been appointed to a Justice Department task force that will study the prosecution of violent crimes against women in Indian...
Forum: News 01-31-2011, 02:36 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 581
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Man charged with using counterfeit bills at casino

Highland, California (AP)

A suspected member of the Nazi Low Riders and his wife have been charged with using counterfeit money at the San Manuel Indian Bingo and Casino in Highland.

The state...
Forum: News 01-31-2011, 02:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 538
Posted By Skabewis
Oklahoma tribe appeals freedmen ruling to high court

By Rochelle Hines
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (AP)

The Cherokee Nation recently asked the tribe’s highest court to restore a constitutional amendment approved by voters that would deny citizenship to...
Forum: News 01-29-2011, 04:53 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 543
Posted By Skabewis
South Dakota bill to aid veterans at tribal colleges delayed

Pierre, South Dakota (AP)

A group of South Dakota senators has introduced a bill that would let American Indian veterans of the National Guard attend tribal colleges with state aid.

The bill...
Forum: News 01-29-2011, 04:48 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 681
Posted By Skabewis
EPA calls for boiling water in Macy system

Macy, Nebraska (AP)

The federal Environmental Protection Agency is warning people served by the Omaha Tribe’s Macy water system to boil water before drinking it.

The EPA announced its action...
Forum: News 01-29-2011, 04:44 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 545
Posted By Skabewis
Navajo lawmakers choose new Tribal Council speaker

Window Rock, Arizona (AP)

Navajo lawmakers have chosen Johnny Naize as the new head of the tribe’s legislative branch.

The fourth-term lawmaker will preside over Tribal Council meetings for...
Forum: News 01-29-2011, 04:41 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 573
Posted By Skabewis
Nevada antelope released on Washington reservation

By Rich Landers
Spokane, Washington (AP)

Pronghorns are reasserting themselves as the fastest land mammals in Washington, thanks to a sportsmen’s group that joined with the Yakama Nation for an...
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