Selected Native American News Stories

Last updated: February 21, 2024

Next update should be ready by: February 28, 2024

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WATCH: How one school is creating a culture of belonging for its Native American students (PBS) 2/14/2024

Hunting and Fishing

Book review: The dramatic story behind a court decision, told 50 years after it transformed Tribal and fisheries law (Anchorage Daily News) 2/17/2024

Klamath Basin irrigators, Tribes sign conservation agreement, Interior pledges $72M (Oregon Public Broadcasting) 2/14/2024

Indian Law Advancement

Increasing Tribal judicial transparency (Native America Calling) 2/19/2024

Native Lands & Sacred Places

University of Minnesota to return 3,400 acres to the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Tribe (Native News Online) 2/21/2024

Federal energy regulators deny permits for a controversial project on the Navajo Nation (Wyoming Public Radio) 2/20/2024

‘Simply green colonialism’ | Feds move forward with Oregon off shore wind project, despite Tribal objections (Native News Online) 2/14/2024

Tribal Child Welfare

Reunifying Native families after foster care (Montana Free Press) 2/16/2024

Tribal Sovereignty and Jurisdiction

Tribal courts can't prosecute non-Native drug suspects. Tribes say it's a problem (NPR) 2/20/2024

Data sovereignty reinforces Native-led research, representation, resilience (The Badger Herald) 2/15/2024

Violence Against Native People

Murdered and missing women is the top issue facing Native American communities heading into the 2024 elections (Brooking Institution) 2/15/2024

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