ACOMA PUEBLO, N.M. (AP) – Acoma Pueblo has launched a legal fight, arguing that a more than century-old federal law prevents… Read More
POSITION: Health Information Management Director
OPEN: October 27, 2016
SALARY: Based on Qualifications
CLOSES: Open Until Filled
LOCATION: Kickapoo Tribal Health Center, McLoud, Oklahoma
This position organizationally falls under the Chief of Staff of the Kickapoo Tribal Health Center (Health Center) as operated by The Kickapoo Tribe of Oklahoma. Working hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – Actor-activist Mark Ruffalo has traveled to North Dakota to support the Standing Rock Sioux tribe’s opposition to the four-state Dakota Access oil pipeline.
Ruffalo is co-founder of The Solutions Project, which promotes clean and renewable energy. He says he plans to deliver a pair of Navajo-made solar trailers on Wednesday to help power the encampments established to protest the pipeline.
The Standing Rock Sioux and other tribes and environmental groups say that the pipeline could threaten water
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) – A former Haskell Indian Nations University student alleges in a lawsuit that she was retaliated against after reporting that two football players raped her in a residence hall.
The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that the lawsuit filed Monday in federal court is the second alleging retaliation. An employee also sued earlier this month, alleging that she was demoted from her job as a student counselor after trying to help the student.
Two men, Jared Wheeler and Galen Satoe,
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) – Santa Fe city officials are considering requiring businesses to secure licenses to sell authentic Native American art.
The Santa Fe New Mexican reports that a proposal endorsed Monday by the City Council’s Finance Committee would create a Native American Arts or Crafts District and require businesses selling such items to obtain a special business license.
The license would require business owners to clearly distinguish between authentic tribal art and other items, to display a sticker at
The arena is graded and the chutes are ready. Stock contractors have picked their finest specimens and Indian Country’s best cowboys and cowgirls are psyched and anxious to show their best. Its Indian National Finals Rodeo time, November 8-12, at South Point Arena in Las Vegas where some 400+ Native ropers and riders will compete for more than three quarters of a million dollars in cash and prizes.
“Once again, this year will be even better than last year with