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Learn About Native American Culture Directly From The Source – Brainerd Dispatch

BRAINERD – Introducing others to the Ojibwe nation and its culture, Bemidji State University professor and author Anton Treuer sought to open a dialogue, without judgment, to create pathways to a future with understanding . After a brief introduction to his book, “Everything You Wanted to Know About the Indians But Were Afraid to Ask,” […]

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Wyoming experts on Indian culture hail ‘Squaw’ elimination

***For all things Wyoming, sign up for our daily newsletter*** By Clair McFarland, Cowboy State Daily The prospect of changing the names of Wyoming landmarks to remove the word “squaw” brings sighs of relief from two Wyoming native culture experts. Crystal C’Bearing of the Northern Arapaho Tribal Historic Preservation Office and Lynette St. Clair of […]

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Oneida Indian Reservation pastor arrested on 20 counts of possession of child pornography

Details By Darren Thompson February 24, 2022 On Thursday, February 24, the Outagamie County Sheriff’s Office (OCSO) executed a search warrant at the Oneida United Methodist Church and a nearby home regarding an investigation into Internet crimes against children and arrested Rick E. Haberland for multiple sex crimes against children on the Oneida Indian Reservation […]

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FSU basketball’s RayQuan Evans raised on Montana reserve

Watch: RayQuan Evans talks FSU basketball road win at Syracuse Evans scored 15 points in the Seminoles’ win at Syracuse despite the absence of Malik Osborne. FSU Sports News, Tallahassee Democrat That night, wearing that jersey, no one but Ray Quan Evans was destined to stand at the free throw line for Florida State with […]

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Yellowstone NP Bison transferred to Montana Indian Reservation – Sheridan Media

Kevin Koile – Sheridan Media Some bison living in Yellowstone National Park will soon have a new home in Montana. On Wednesday, Jan. 12, the Assiniboine and Sioux Tribes of the Fort Peck Indian Reservation completed the transfer of 28 bison from Yellowstone to the Fort Peck Indian Reservation in Poplar, Montana, as part of […]

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Triple homicide on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation

Details Through Darren Thompson January 12, 2022 In the early morning hours of January 5, a triple homicide occurred at Wounded Knee on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota. On January 10, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the Department of Public Safety of the Oglala Sioux Tribe released the names of […]

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accused sentenced to life in prison for double murder on Indian reservation | USAO-NV

RENO, Nev. –A member of the Fort McDermitt Shoshone Paiute tribe was today sentenced to life imprisonment on two consecutive counts of murdering two women who were also members of the tribe. According to court documents and evidence presented during the trial, on January 31, 2018, Stoney Prior (43) shot dead two women on the […]

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Poplar man admits stabbing charges on Fort Peck Indian Reservation | USAO-MT

GREAT FALLS – A Poplar accused of stabbing two people at a Wolf Point residence on the Fort Peck Indian Reservation has admitted to being charged with assault on Dec. 15, U.S. Attorney Leif M. Johnson said today. . Dewayne C. Shoots, Jr., 28, pleaded guilty to an indictment charging him with two counts of […]

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Browning man convicted of child rape on Blackfeet Indian Reservation | ABC Fox Great Falls

GREAT FALLS, Mt. – A Browning man was sentenced to 15 years in prison followed by life probation after he admitted to repeatedly raping two children on the Blackfeet Indian Reservation, US Attorney Leif M. Johnson said. Jonathan Cadotte, 60, pleaded guilty in August to a substitute information charging him with aggravated sexual abuse and […]

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Two women charged with murder in 2019 on the Red Lake Indian reservation

Two women were arrested and charged in a 2019 murder case on the Red Lake Indian Reservation. According to a statement released Friday by the US Department of Justice, August 12, 2019, Alexia Gah Gi Gay Mary Cutbank, 20, and Mia Faye Sumner, 20, as they were aided and abetted by others, reportedly murdered victim […]

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Facts about the San Carlos Indian Reservation

The San Carlos Indian Reservation is home to the Apaches. The Apache Tribe of San Carlos is a family community located 90 miles east of Phoenix, Arizona with something for everyone. There is fun at the casino, including restaurants, or you can enjoy the fresh air with a round of golf, hiking, camping, hunting or […]

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Woman pleads guilty to second degree murder on Mount Pleasant Indian reservation – CBS Detroit

BAY CITY, Michigan (CBS Detroit) – Kaden Gilbert, 21, of Blanchard, pleaded guilty to second degree murder in the fatal attack on Nangonhs Massey, 21, on a Mount Pleasant Indian reservation on Wednesday. According to a press release from the US Attorney’s Office, Gilbert went to Massey’s home in November 2020 and intentionally stabbed her […]

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Woman pleads guilty to second degree murder on Mount Pleasant Indian reservation – CW50 Detroit

BAY CITY, Michigan (CBS Detroit) – Kaden Gilbert, 21, of Blanchard, pleaded guilty to second degree murder in the fatal attack on Nangonhs Massey, 21, on a Mount Pleasant Indian reservation on Wednesday. According to a press release from the US Attorney’s Office, Gilbert went to Massey’s home in November 2020 and intentionally stabbed her […]

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Two Wisconsin Men Convicted of Drug Trafficking on the Menominee Indian Reservation | WFRV Local 5

MENOMINEE, Wisconsin (WFRV) – Two men from Wisconsin have been sentenced to a total of 5 years in prison for their involvement in drug trafficking on the Menominee Indian Reservation. According to the Eastern District of Wisconsin, two men, identified as John Negani, 37, of Flambeau Lake and Scott Mielkie, 50, of Lake Tomahawk, were […]

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Man pleads guilty to murdering girlfriend on Red Lake Indian reservation

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A northern Minnesota man pleaded guilty on Tuesday to the 2019 murder of a woman on the Red Lake Indian Reservation. The Minnesota U.S. Attorney’s Office said William Jones IV, 24, of Ponemah, pleaded guilty to second degree murder on November 6, 2019, assaulting his girlfriend who later died of her injuries. […]

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William Jones pleads guilty to murdering his girlfriend on the Red Lake Indian reservation – WCCO

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A northern Minnesota man pleaded guilty on Tuesday to the 2019 murder of a woman on the Red Lake Indian Reservation. The Minnesota U.S. Attorney’s Office said William Jones IV, 24, of Ponemah, pleaded guilty to second degree murder on November 6, 2019, assaulting his girlfriend who later died of her injuries. […]

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8th Annual Open Ranch Rodeo Held in Morongo Indian Reservation

MORONGO INDIAN RESERVATION, CA – The 8th annual Morongo Open Ranch rodeo took place on Saturday, and the event brought together professional and amateur rope access technicians and riders of all ages and skill levels, organizers said. The free event was sponsored by the Morongo Band of Mission Indians and the Morongo Cultural Heritage Department. […]

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Ashland man convicted of assault on North Cheyenne Indian reservation | criminality

BILLINGS – A 34-year-old Ashland man who admitted assaulting a man, causing him several head injuries while brandishing a gun in the North Cheyenne Indian Reservation, has been sentenced to 48 months in jail followed by three years of interim probation, lawyer Leif M. Johnson said. In April, Channing Lee Ziler pleaded guilty to assault […]

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Assault on Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation Sends Ashland Man to Jail | USAO-MT

BILLINGS – An Ashland man who admitted assaulting a man, causing him multiple head injuries while brandishing a rifle in the North Cheyenne Indian Reservation, was today sentenced to 48 months of jail followed by three years of supervised release, Acting US Attorney Leif M. Johnson said. Channing Lee Ziler, 34, pleaded guilty in April […]

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Man Convicted of Sexual Abuse on Wind River Indian Reservation, Wyoming

A man was convicted on Tuesday of assaulting several people on the Wind River Indian Reservation in Wyoming for 25 years. Acting U.S. Attorney Bob Murray said after a five-day trial a federal jury found Dalco Gabriel Whiteman, 53, of Riverton, Wyoming, guilty of two counts of aggravated sexual abuse and four counts of abusive […]

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Rocky Boy Indian Resident Admits Trafficking In Fentanyl Pills | USAO-MT

GREAT FALLS – Resident of Rocky Boy Indian Reservation accused of helping Michigan fentanyl supplier distribute pills from his Box Elder residence today admitted to a trafficking crime, Acting US Attorney Leif said Mr. Johnson. Larry Albert Bernard, 37, pleaded guilty to possession with intent to distribute controlled substances. Bernard faces a maximum sentence of […]

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Box Elderly Man Admits Distributing Fentanyl on Rocky Boy Indian Reservation | USAO-MT

GREAT FALLS – A Box Elder man today admitted to selling fentanyl pills on the Rocky Boy Indian Reservation, Acting U.S. Attorney Leif M. Johnson said. Timothy Michael Koop, 61, pleaded guilty to distributing fentanyl. Koop faces a maximum sentence of 20 years in prison, a fine of $ 1 million and at least three […]

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Non-native drowns while fishing on Fort Hall Indian reservation

Details Through Indigenous News Online Staff September 02, 2021 FORT HALL INDIAN RESERVE – The Shoshone-Bannock tribes announced Thursday that an unidentified non-native man drowned while fishing on the Fort Hall Indian Reservation near Fort Hall, Idaho . The Fort Hall fire and EMS were dispatched at 9:50 a.m. Thursday morning to a bridge over […]

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Armed methamphetamine trafficker involved in high speed pursuit on Blackfeet Indian Reservation and Billings sentenced to 12 years in prison | USAO-MT

GREAT FALLS – A Billings man who admitted to methamphetamine trafficking and gun crimes involving two high-speed chases was today sentenced to 12 years in prison followed by five years of supervised release, the prosecutor said Acting American Leif M. Johnson. Elijah James Rideshorse, 30, pleaded guilty on May 12 to possession with intent to […]

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Poplar Woman Admits Oxycodone Trafficking in Fort Peck Indian Reservation | USAO-MT

GREAT FALLS – Poplar woman suspected of being a longtime distributor of oxycodone pills on the Fort Peck Indian Reservation today admitted to drug trafficking and money laundering crimes, the US prosecutor said Acting Leif M. Johnson. Kaycee Lynn Menz, 31, pleaded guilty to an indictment charging her with possession with intent to distribute oxycodone […]

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Finding Ryelynn: Native American Transgender Teenager From Umatilla Indian Reservation Speaks Out | New

Ryelynn Melton is like a lot of girls her age. She loves makeup and spends hours creating art on her face. She loves jewelry, clothes and her dog, Riley. She teases her parents and sometimes responds. She likes to cook but not clean up afterwards, according to her mother. Unlike most teens, Ryelynn gained media […]

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Umatilla Indian Reservation Imposes the Use of Masks in Indoor Public Places | Coronavirus

MISSION, OR – The Board is following the recommendation of the Yellowhawk Tribal Health Center as the Public Health Authority for Confederate Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation (CTUIR) and has approved a resolution to mandate the use mask in all indoor public places of the Umatilla Indian Reserve. The order for indoor masks will […]

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Canadian Police Officer Charged With Abusing Children On Minnesota Indian Reservation

Tony Webster, Flickr A Canadian national faces decades in prison in the United States for alleged child abuse on an Indian reservation in Minnesota. A federal grand jury on Friday indicted 32-year-old Brady John Hillis with “two counts of abusive sexual contact with a child under 12 and one count of aggravated sexual abuse of […]

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Gunshot death of Minnesota police officer on Indian reservation triggers FBI investigation: report

A tribal police officer was shot and killed while on duty on a Minnesota Indian reservation on Tuesday morning – prompting an FBI investigation, according to a report. The victim was identified as Officer Ryan Bialke, 37, of the Red Lake Police Department, Minneapolis FOX 9 reported. According to the station, Red Lake police responded […]

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Revelations by Max Porter of Wooster School on the Wind River Indian Reservation, Wyoming

Connecticut Service Group travels to Wind River Indian Reservation, Wyoming, to connect, build and learn Despite the beating sun and the long hours that caused us terrible sunburns and exhaustion, we persevered. We continued because we knew the end result of this mission. It wasn’t to recreate a beautiful basketball court for the kids at […]

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Everybody Solar Installs Battery Backup for Pine Ridge Indian Reservation Meat Processing Plant

One Spirit, a global nonprofit collective of Oglala Lakota Indians and volunteers, with the help of Everybody Solar, a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing solar power to other nonprofit organizations profit, unveiled a solar backup battery for the meat processing facility, Charging Buffalo House, on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. In 2019, Everybody Solar brought […]

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Forest fires have caused mandatory evacuations near the Colville Indian Reservation, with residents now returning home

Forest fires force compulsory evacuation of the town of Nespelem Several wildfires in north-central Washington state triggered an evacuation order for the town of Nespelem and the state’s Department of Natural Resources said there had been power outages in the region. NESPELEM, Lavis. – An evacuation order was issued for the town of Nespelem on […]

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EXTREME fire hazard on the Flathead Indian Reservation | News

RONAN – Hot, dry conditions and lack of forecasted precipitation prompted the Confederate Salish and Kootenai Tribes Division of Fire forest fire officials to increase the fire danger in Flathead Indian Reservation to EXTREME, effective immediately. Extreme fire danger means dry grasses and needles ignite easily, fires can spread quickly and can be difficult to […]

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When a tattoo artist visits the Navajo Indian Reservation, what they discover is more than what they negotiate.

NEW PHILADELPHIA, Ohio (PRWEB) July 13, 2021 Kathleen Martin has lived with the dream of becoming an author since the age of 12. It took 50 years to make this dream come true. Today that dream is finally a reality with the release of her first novel, “Called Back” (published by Balboa Press), a story […]

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Methamphetamine Trafficking in the Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation Sends Ashland Man in Jail for 10 Years | USAO-MT

BILLINGS – An Ashland man who admitted to smuggling methamphetamine on the North Cheyenne Indian Reservation was sentenced to 10 years in prison today, followed by five years of supervised release, Acting US Attorney Leif said Mr. Johnson. Robert Joseph Speelman, 48, pleaded guilty on January 27 to possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine. US […]

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Thousands to rally on White Earth Indian Reservation for ‘biggest rally yet’ against construction of Line 3 on Monday

Details Through Darren thompson 06 June 2021 MAHNOMEN, Minn. – In what could become the largest gathering of water conservationists since Standing Rock five years ago, thousands of people are expected to rally against the Enbridge Line 3 pipeline in northern Minnesota on Monday. Organizers of the Treaty People Gathering said up to 2,000 people […]

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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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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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Oil spill reported on Crow Indian Reservation

Details Through Amanda Eggert May 27, 2021 The extent of the spill is unknown as agencies respond to the incident between Lodge Grass and Fort Smith. Crow INDIAN RESERVATION – An oil spill of unknown size and duration has been reported on the Crow Indian Reservation. Editor’s Note: This article was first published by Montana […]

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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 […]

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East County Group continues shutdown of wind power project on Campo Indian Reservation

One of the largest renewable energy projects to come up in San Diego County is trapped in a second lawsuit alleging environmental violations. One of the largest renewable energy projects to come up in San Diego County is trapped in a second lawsuit alleging environmental violations. The stake is a construction project of 60 wind […]

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Man Suspected of Shooting at Crow Indian Reservation Appears for Assault | USAO-MT

BILLINGS – A man suspected of shooting and injuring a pedestrian from his vehicle at the Crow agency on the Crow Indian Reservation appeared for the first time in a criminal complaint today, the Acting US Attorney Leif M. Johnson. Fabian Cruz Dawes, 31, passing through, is accused by a criminal complaint of assault with […]

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man from Le Havre admits to trafficking methamphetamine on the Rocky Boy Indian reservation | USAO-MT

GREAT FALLS – A man from Le Havre accused of supplying large amounts of methamphetamine to individuals on the Rocky Boy Indian Reservation pleaded guilty to a crime of trafficking today, Acting US Prosecutor Leif Johnson said. Clayton Cree Morsette, 23, pleaded guilty to possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine. Morsette faces at least 10 […]

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Opening of a support center for victims of sexual assault on the Menominee Indian reserve

MENOMINEE COUNTY, Wisconsin (WBAY) – It is often difficult to prosecute crimes of sexual assault when victims are silenced by fear and embarrassment. “Sometimes they blame themselves or the victim of the abuser blames it and so the victim internalizes that,” said Courtney Carlton, sexual assault lawyer for Menominee County Social Services. A family rights […]

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wife Hardin admits torching house on Crow Indian Reservation | USAO-MT

BILLINGS – A Hardin woman today admitted charges accusing her of burning down a house undergoing renovations on the Crow Indian Reservation, Acting U.S. Attorney Leif Johnson said. Vanessa Faith Prettyontop, also known as Vanessa Faith Gunshows, 34, has pleaded guilty to arson, as an indictment accuses her. Prettyontop faces a maximum sentence of life […]

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A local restaurateur opens the first fire station on the Cherokee Indian reservation in the village of Saunooke

Through: Fire station submarines | 6 actions 1,314 readings April 13, 2021 // Franchising.com // CHEROKEE, NC. – Firehouse Subs is pleased to announce the grand opening of its first location on the Cherokee Indian Reservation in the village of Saunooke at 17 Big Cove Road, making it the first Firehouse Subs in the Indian […]

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G22 wildfire burns acres on Fort Apache AZ Indian Reservation

The wildfire area includes land important to the White Mountain Apache people, the White Mountain area incident management team said. CIBECUE, Arizona – Several fire management teams are working to contain and extinguish a wildfire that burns on the Fort Apache Indian Reservation near Cibecue, Arizona. The blaze, named the G22 fire, burned 2,026 acres […]

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man from Ashland admits assaulting person with gun in North Cheyenne Indian Reservation | USAO-MT

BILLINGS – An Ashland man accused of hitting another man in the head with a gun pleaded guilty to assault today, Acting U.S. Attorney Leif Johnson said. Channing Lee Ziler, 33, pleaded guilty to assault causing grievous bodily harm. Ziler faces a maximum sentence of 10 years in prison, a fine of $ 250,000 and […]

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Browning man admits murder and kidnapping on Blackfeet Indian Reservation | USAO-MT

GREAT FALLS – A man from Browning today admitted to murdering a man and holding a woman hostage with a knife point on the Blackfeet Indian Reservation, Acting U.S. Attorney Leif Johnson said. Jason Avery Mattson, 30, has pleaded guilty to second degree murder and kidnapping, as charged in an indictment. Mattson faces a maximum […]

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BIA agent shoots man on Crow Indian reservation

Details Through Indigenous News Online Staff March 14, 2021 recent news LODGE GRASS, Mont. – The FBI is investigating a Sunday morning shooting at Lodge Grass, Mont. on the Crow Indian Reservation involving a Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) police officer and a man. The information was released by the Salt Lake City FBI field […]

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Washington Woman Sentenced for Methamphetamine Trafficking on Rocky Boy Indian Reservation, Great Falls | USAO-MT

GREAT FALLS – A Washington woman who admitted to smuggling methamphetamine on the Rocky Boy Indian Reservation and Great Falls was sentenced on March 3 to seven years in prison and five years on probation, the acting US prosecutor said Leif Johnson. Georgie Elaine Russell, 41, of Spokane, Wash., Pleaded guilty on October 22, 2020 […]

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Man admits murder and gun crimes in deadly shootout on Crow Indian Reservation | USAO-MT

BILLINGS – A man today admitted to murder and firearms charges in the shooting death of a woman and wounding a passenger in his vehicle along Blue Creek Road on the Crow Indian Reservation , said Acting U.S. Attorney Leif Johnson. Taylor Leigh Plain Bull, 27, a passing person, pleaded guilty to second degree murder […]

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woman from Spokane admits methamphetamine trafficking on the Rocky Boy Indian Reservation | USAO-MT

GREAT FALLS – A woman from Spokane, Wash., Suspected of being a long-time methamphetamine trafficker in and around the Rocky Boy Indian Reservation today admitted trafficking charges, prosecutor said Acting American Leif Johnson. Kristina Dawn Russette, 30, pleaded guilty to possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine. Russette faces a mandatory minimum sentence of 10 years […]

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These new “Mille Lacs Indian Reservation” signs | Other notices

A big topic of Thousand Lakes these days is the new signage for the “Thousand Lakes Indian Reserve” on Highways 47, 169 and other roads. The new signs mark the boundaries of the original 61,000-acre Thousand Lakes Reservation, the furthest on the maps, which is about 15 times the size of the “reservation” long recognized […]

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DAR speaker to share stories about his childhood on the Osage Indian reservation

Maryann esenwein Members of the John Bartram Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will learn first-hand about the struggle for survival of the Osage and Quapaw Indian tribes. The group’s guest speaker at its meeting on Friday, February 19 will be Maryanne Esenwein. She grew up in Oklahoma on the Osage Indian Reservation […]

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Authorities are identified after a shooting with a man at the Barona Indian Reservation

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be out of date. Please look at the timestamp on the story to see when it was last updated. SAN DIEGO (CNS) – Authorities on Thursday publicly identified five lawmen who came under fire last weekend while investigating a report of domestic violence […]

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Pine Ridge Indian Reservation signs racially vandalized: PHOTOS

Three signs welcoming motorists on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation near Kadoka, South Dakota were recently covered with spray-painted messages containing profanity, racist images and attacks on President Joe Biden. According to KOTA News, the vandalized billboards can be found along Highway 73, a common route taken by motorists passing through the reserve. When not […]

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Pet Rescue Provides Free Dog Food on Wind River Indian Reservation

There is an excess of homeless dogs in Fremont County and the Wind River Indian Reservation. Local shelters are trying to keep up with the demand, but a group helps ease the burden. Yola’s Pet Rescue is a small group of volunteers who meet at least once a month to deliver Cheyenne pet food and […]

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Jessica Goodwin found alive on Indian reservation after missing under “abnormal circumstances”, police say

Jessica Goodwin, a missing woman from Arizona who authorities and relatives have agreed to have gone missing under mysterious circumstances, was found alive over the weekend. Investigators said they were able to trace phone records to an Indian reservation outside of Phoenix, where they found the 28-year-old man dehydrated and in critical condition on Sunday […]

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Flathead Indian Reservation expands to include national bison range

Details Through Indigenous News Online Staff January 17, 2021 WASHINGTON – The Confederate Salish and Kootenai Tribes (CSKT) of the Flathead Indian Reservation in Montana will include the National Bison Chain when a transfer of ownership facilitated by the US Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) and the Bureau of Land Management ( BLM) will be […]

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Human remains found in remote area of ​​Warm Springs Indian Reservation

Estimated to have been there for one to 10 years WARM SPRINGS, Ore. (KTVZ) – Someone salvaging wood from an old wharf in a remote area of ​​the Warm Springs Indian Reservation on Monday discovered a human skull, some of the remains of which were believed to have been at the scene for one to […]

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Utah man who smuggled methamphetamine from camper on Fort Peck Indian reservation sentenced to 10 years in prison | USAO-MT

GREAT FALLS – A Utah man who towed a motorhome to the Fort Peck Indian Reservation and smuggled methamphetamine into the community was today sentenced to 10 years in prison and five years in prison. supervised release, Acting U.S. Attorney Leif Johnson said. Andrew Michael Gomez, 33, of Ogden, Utah, pleaded guilty on September 14, […]

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Home Gardens Help Food Insecurity Problem on Wind River Indian Reservation

Food insecurity is not having access to healthy and affordable food. Historic racism and long drives to a grocery store prevent Indigenous people on the Wind River Reservation from accessing healthy food. Growing Resilience, a community-based research project, is studying how food insecurity affects the health of Indigenous people on the Wind River Indian Reservation. […]

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Director Tsanavi Spoonhunter on Documenting Food Insecurity on the Crow Indian Reservation

By Stéphanie Serrano | KUNR This article was originally published by our media partner, Reno Public Radio / KUNR. Listen now. Tsanavi Spoonhunter is an award-winning director. His documentary Crow country: our right to food sovereignty recently won the award for Best Documentary Short by the American Indian Film Festival. The film presents the tribal […]

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Director Tsanavi Spoonhunter on Documenting Food Insecurity on the Crow Indian Reservation

Tsanavi Spoonhunter is an award-winning director. His documentary Crow country: our right to food sovereignty recently won the award for Best Documentary Short by the American Indian Film Festival. The film presents the tribal members of the Crow Indian Reservation in Montana and their struggles to maintain food security. The Crow Indian Reservation The Crow […]

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Director Tsanavi Spoonhunter on Documenting Food Insecurity on the Crow Indian Reservation

Tsanavi Spoonhunter is an award-winning director. His documentary Crow country: our right to food sovereignty recently won the award for Best Documentary Short by the American Indian Film Festival. The film presents the tribal members of the Crow Indian Reservation in Montana and their struggles to maintain food security. The Crow Indian Reservation The Crow […]

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Blackfeet ballot boxes East Babb Glacier Indian reserve

Glacier County is adding two ballot boxes at East Glacier and Browning on the Blackfeet Indian Reservation to make voting more accessible. The Browning drop box will be at the Blackfeet Nation Stick playhouse (44 Museum Loop). it will be open Friday and Monday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and election day 7 a.m. to […]

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Omaha Indian Reservation Celebrates Beginning of Hospital Restoration | Story

The restoration of this historic Walthill Hospital is in the second phase of a three-phase project and will create a community center for the village of Walthill and the Omaha reserve. Courtesy photo Lincoln Journal Star The Omaha Indian Reservation Hospital built by America’s first Indigenous physician celebrated the start of its restoration in Walthill […]

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Living on an Indian reservation made me change my mind about Christopher Columbus

As the son of two Italian immigrants, I am proud to be Italian-American. My parents deeply instilled in me the Italian values ​​of family bonding, hard work and frugality. My mom came to America as a teenager and my dad moved into his twenties; they both worked hard to support their families and owned and […]

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Rosebud Indian Reservation under lockdown as tribe has 14 positive COVID-19 cases

Details Through Levi Rickert May 13, 2020 ROSEBUD INDIAN RESERVATION – Sioux Rosebud Tribe President Rodney Bordeaux on Wednesday issued a lockdown for the entire Rosebud Indian Reservation in South Dakota starting at midnight tonight. The lockdown will remain in effect until Sunday, May 17, 2020 at 6 a.m. CDT. The action came after Rosebud […]

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Supreme Court questions whether much of Oklahoma is an Indian reservation

WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court heard arguments on Monday over whether much of eastern Oklahoma is an Indian reservation, a question that could have huge consequences for the 1.8 million residents of the region in criminal justice and trade matters. The argument revolved around the grim history of the nation’s treatment of Native Americans and […]

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22,000 marijuana plants discovered at Round Valley Indian Reservation in Mendocino County

Ten people were detained at a large illegal marijuana farm on Tuesday morning on the Round Valley Indian Reservation in Mendocino County, where San Jose detectives searched for clues to a missing man who allegedly worked in the cannabis industry before his disappearance in April. Authorities served a search warrant on the rural parcel of […]

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UW Extension Billboards Promote Health and Fitness on Wind River Indian Reservation | News

March 13, 2020 A billboard featuring Wind River Indian Reservation resident John Pingree in traditional dance attire helps send a culture-specific message of the importance of health and physical activity to people. residents of the reserve. (Photo UW) Two billboards featuring a Native American in traditional dance attire help send a culture-specific message of the […]

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Case moves forward for woman murdered on Spirit Lake Indian Reservation more than three years ago

A Warwick, ND man will proceed with a second degree murder conviction for killing a woman on the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation more than three years ago. Investigators have linked Billy Joe Herman and his wife, Crystal Marie Herman, to the crime after the body of Amanda Jean Stach Engst, 36, was found in the […]

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Fatal overdose on Menominee Indian Reservation leads to murder and drug distribution charges for two | USAO-EDWI

Matthew D. Krueger, U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, announced that on March 26, 2019, a federal grand jury returned a three-count indictment against two individuals who allegedly distributed controlled substances in the Menominee Indian Reservation and led to death. of a man, and another who deleted the messages between one of the […]

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Film Chronicles Traditions, Wind River Indian Reservation Resilience | News

January 28, 2019 Jackson Tisi, a New York filmmaker originally from Wyoming, directed “Good Medicine,” featuring residents of the Wind River Indian Reservation. (Photo courtesy of Jackson Tisi) A new documentary featuring members of the Northern Arapaho and Eastern Shoshone tribes debuted last week. The film, titled “Good Medicine,” shows the connections between sacred ceremonies, […]

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Should eastern Oklahoma be considered an Indian reservation? : NPR

The Supreme Court is hearing a landmark case in which it will have to decide whether nearly half of Oklahoma, a vast area including much of Tulsa, is an Indian reservation. MARY LOUISE KELLY, HOST: Today the Supreme Court heard arguments on whether the entire eastern half of Oklahoma should be considered an Indian reservation. […]

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When Native Americans were forcibly removed from a Mendocino Indian Reservation

More California Coastal Trail During our team’s research for the “California Coastal Trail” episode which focuses on MacKerricher State Park in Mendocino County, we learned that the land that is now the park was once part of the reservation. Mendocino Indian, a strip of land ten miles long and three and a half miles wide. […]

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Horrific crimes on Indian reservation in Montana lead to prison sentences |

MATTHEW BROWNAssociated Press Two defendants were sentenced to lengthy federal prison terms last year for gruesome, back-to-back crimes against children that rocked residents of a Montana Indian reservation and prompted tribal leaders to blame rampant drug use. . US District Judge Brian Morris sentenced a Fort Peck reservation woman to 20 years in prison for […]

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Pechanga Indian Reservation – Inland Empire Community News

Photo credit: joefidelio.files.wordpress.com Local advertising The Pechanga Resort and Casino is an Indian casino located on the Pechanga Indian Reservation in Temecula, California. It is the largest casino in the state of California. With 3,400 slot machines and approximately 188,000 square feet of gaming space. Stella and I joined a busload of people from the […]

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Who is responsible when non-Indians settle on Indian reserve land?

Supreme Court justices on Wednesday questioned attorneys on whether tribal sovereignty over Indian reservations applied to non-Indian settlements in a case that could affect Indian reservation boundaries and tribal rights to jurisdiction over those settlements. lands. Nebraska v. Parker implicates an 1882 act of Congress that authorized the sale of a small portion of Omaha […]

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As Obama makes rare presidential visit to Indian reservation, past US betrayals loom

President Obama made his first visit as president to an Indian reservation, where he touted his administration’s progress with Native Americans. (WhiteHouse.gov) CANNONBALL, ND — This isolated town nestled in the rolling prairie of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribal Nation is so small its only formal sign is a rock spray-painted with “C. Ball.” But […]

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This isolated Indian reservation is the most dangerous place in the country

Google Maps The Wind River Indian Reservation retains significant status in Wyoming. It is said to be Sacagawea’s final resting place. It is also home to the only two casinos in the state. And its crime rate is said to be five to seven times higher than the national average. Today, The New York Times […]