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The Housing Crisis on the Wind River Indian Reservation

The Housing Crisis on the Wind River Indian Reservation Credit Melodie EdwardsBetween ten and 13 members of the Shakespeare family live with Kenneth Shakespeare (center) in his home near Arapaho, WY. He says there is plenty of room. The two tribes of the Wind River Indian Reservation are growing and prospering: the northern Arapaho are […]

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$ SEED Offers An Alternative To Payday Loans Local company

As COVID-19 declines and federal and state stimulus payments dry up, debt continues to rise for many as they return to work amid rising prices and stagnant wages. Laddie Cross, a business and loan specialist for the Southeast Economic Development Fund Inc. (SEED $), is a retired banker who said many might be tempted to […]

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Forest fire burns over 3,550 acres in Fort Apache Indian Reservation, 95% contained

No evacuation was ordered, but officials said the trajectory of the fire included land of historical value. NAVAJO COUNTY, Arizona – A burning forest fire on the Fort Apache Indian Reservation in Navajo County burned more than 3,550 acres as of Friday morning and remains 95% contained, officials said. The McDonald Reservoir fire is burning […]

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Did not export vaccines to the detriment of Indians: Serum Institute

Vaccine maker Serum Institute of India has clarified that it does not export its Covid-19 vaccines despite the country’s needs. “We would like to reiterate that we have never exported vaccines to the detriment of the Indian population,” Serum Managing Director Adar Poonawalla said in a statement. His clarification comes even as the Center and […]

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“Never exported vaccines at Indian prices”: Adar Poonawalla, CEO of Serum

Serum Institute of India (SII) chief Adar Poonawalla said on Tuesday his company “never exported vaccines to the detriment of the Indian people.” “We would like to reiterate that we have never exported vaccines to the detriment of the Indian people and remain committed to doing everything possible to support the vaccination campaign in the […]

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Browning Man Sentenced to Jail for Distributing Methamphetamine on the Blackfeet Indian Reservation | USAO-MT

GREAT FALLS – A man from Browning who admitted to distributing methamphetamine on the Blackfeet Indian Reservation was today sentenced to 20 months in prison and four years on probation, Acting US Prosecutor Leif M. Johnson. Dakoda Blu Wade Iron Shirt, 28, pleaded guilty on February 4 to distributing methamphetamine. Chief Justice of the United […]