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Sheepeater Indian War
Carol

The Sheepeater Indian War of 1879 was the last Indian war fought in the Pacific Northwest portion of… Read More

Native American Ceremonial Clothing Information
Amy

There are as many native ceremonial customs and clothing as there are American Indians. Read More

Battle of Punished Woman Fork
Carol

For the Northern Cheyenne living on the Cheyenne-Arapaho reservation in Indian Territory (Oklahoma),… Read More

Blackfeet Indian Crafts
Amy

The Blackfoot tribe originated in parts of Alberta and northern Montana. Read More

Bannock War 1878
Carol

The Bannock War of 1878 was an armed conflict between the U.S. military and Bannock and Paiute warri… Read More

How to Use White Sage Leaves
Amy

Many Native American tribes believe that the leaves of white sage can be used to cleanse an area of… Read More

Alaska Senate race is a real test of Native policy I have to...

Alaska Senate race is a real test of Native policy I have to confess: I hate most political advertis… Read More

Montana tribe sees cut in heating assistance So far old man...

Montana tribe sees cut in heating assistance So far old man winter hasn’t made his annual appearance… Read More

Taking treaty advice from indigenous nations Activist Winona...

Taking treaty advice from indigenous nations Activist Winona LaDuke, the executive director of Honor… Read More

FDA failing to consult tribal governments Vena A-dae Romero...

FDA failing to consult tribal governments Vena A-dae Romero calls on the Food and Drug Administratio… Read More

‘I lost my wife, I lost my ring:’ Widower pleads for return of...

‘I lost my wife, I lost my ring:’ Widower pleads for return of lost wedding band FIFE — A 79-year-ol… Read More

Puyallup Tribe offers reward for return of casino worker’s...

Puyallup Tribe offers reward for return of casino worker’s ring The Puyallup Tribe of Washington and… Read More

Ask the Slot Expert: Paybacks at Indian Casinos    Please...

Ask the Slot Expert: Paybacks at Indian Casinos    Please discuss the Indian casinos in Michigan. Ar… Read More

Why can’t I win at tribal casino slot machines? John...

Why can’t I win at tribal casino slot machines? John Robison, aka The Slot Expert, answers a questio… Read More

Feds set deadline to take Cowlitz land into trust The Department...

Feds set deadline to take Cowlitz land into trust The Department of the Interior served notice this… Read More

Grand Ronde Tribes continue fight against Cowlitz Tribe...

Grand Ronde Tribes continue fight against Cowlitz Tribe casino The Confederated Tribes of Grand Rond… Read More

Charges sought in dispute at Chukchansi Tribe’s closed...

Charges sought in dispute at Chukchansi Tribe’s closed casino The sheriff in Madera County, Californ… Read More

Overcoming stereotypes of Native American culture Author Cynthia...

Overcoming stereotypes of Native American culture Author Cynthia Darling discusses how stereotypes a… Read More

Meet the Native American Rapper Merging Old Sounds and New Alone...

Meet the Native American Rapper Merging Old Sounds and New Alone in the Oregon Coast wilderness, Jer… Read More

Hip-hop artist Drezus on new journey after jail sentence Vice...

Hip-hop artist Drezus on new journey after jail sentence Vice profiles Drezus, a Native hip-hop arti… Read More

Prairie Island Indian Community sues over nuclear waste rule The...

Prairie Island Indian Community sues over nuclear waste rule The Prairie Island Indian Community fil… Read More

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Native American Artist Jamison Chas Banks Plans A Baseball Game For Napoleon Bonaparte

Native American Artist Jamison Chas Banks Plans A Baseball Game For Napoleon Bonaparte

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Sheepeater Indian War

The Sheepeater Indian War of 1879 was the last Indian war fought in the Pacific
Site of the 1878 Battle of Punished Woman's Fork and an ancient home of Native People

Battle of Punished Woman Fork

For the Northern Cheyenne living on the Cheyenne-Arapaho reservation in Indian
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Blackfeet Indian Crafts

The Blackfoot tribe originated in parts of Alberta and northern
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