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Guardian Unlimited
Cannabis on tribal land a '50/50' gamble for Native Americans in Washingtontribes jumped in too fast.” The decision to enter into the retail cannabis ind
Cannabis on tribal land a '50/50' gamble for Native Americans in Washington
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 10 hours ago
tribes jumped in too fast.” The decision to enter into the retail cannabis industry wasn’t easy for the Squaxin Island tribal council. After the state legalized cannabis in 2012, “we had kind of started to talk about it,” says tribal council... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Keweenaw Bay Indian Community distributes fundsin Baraga County, which was derived from the Ojibwa Casino Resort-Baraga, was $
Keweenaw Bay Indian Community distributes funds
The Mining Journal / Posted 17 hours ago
in Baraga County, which was derived from the Ojibwa Casino Resort-Baraga, was $99,349.95. The payments approved by Tribal Council for this distribution are as follows: Baraga County: $27,334.66 Baraga School District: : $32,908.09 Baraga... Read more
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Herald Sun
Aussie Survivor set ready to gowise there are 16 cameras involved on the multiple sites across Samoa, and that
Aussie Survivor set ready to go
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
wise there are 16 cameras involved on the multiple sites across Samoa, and that includes gopro cameras and drones. Tribal council looks impressive, it took seven weeks to create and includes hand crafted props that were made by... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Aussie Survivor set ready to gowise there are 16 cameras involved on the multiple sites across Samoa, and that
Aussie Survivor set ready to go
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
wise there are 16 cameras involved on the multiple sites across Samoa, and that includes gopro cameras and drones. Tribal council looks impressive, it took seven weeks to create and includes hand crafted props that were made by... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Aussie Survivor set ready to gowise there are 16 cameras involved on the multiple sites across Samoa, and that
Aussie Survivor set ready to go
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
wise there are 16 cameras involved on the multiple sites across Samoa, and that includes gopro cameras and drones. Tribal council looks impressive, it took seven weeks to create and includes hand crafted props that were made by... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
State nixes KBIC speed change on US 41President Chris Swartz. "Obviously the state is not concerned about human lives
State nixes KBIC speed change on US 41
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted yesterday
President Chris Swartz. "Obviously the state is not concerned about human lives saved with lower speed limits." KBIC Tribal Council directed its Department of Public Works Thursday to erect 45-mile-per-hour, reduced-speed signs between... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
KBIC gaming revenue payments to communitythe KBIC has been making bi-annual payments from gaming proceeds to local units
KBIC gaming revenue payments to community
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
the KBIC has been making bi-annual payments from gaming proceeds to local units of governments and to the state," KBIC Tribal Council Treasurer Doreen Blaker said Tuesday in a press release. "These payments are 2 percent and 8 percent... Read more
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The Atlantic
Controversy Over the Sale of Native American Artifactsmeeting to ask France to intervene. “These objects are living beings to us,” s
Controversy Over the Sale of Native American Artifacts
The Atlantic / Posted 2 days ago
meeting to ask France to intervene. “These objects are living beings to us,” said Bradley Marshall, of the Hoopa Valley Tribal Council in California. “These objects are part of our family; these objects are part of who we are as a people; these... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
French auction house defends upcoming sale of sacred itemsFILE - In this May 24, 2016 file photo, Hoopa Valley Tribal Council member Leil
French auction house defends upcoming sale of sacred items
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
FILE - In this May 24, 2016 file photo, Hoopa Valley Tribal Council member Leilani Pole burns incense and says a prayer as a group of American Indian advocates hold a news conference at the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian, in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
French auction house defends upcoming sale of sacred itemsFILE - In this May 24, 2016 file photo, Hoopa Valley Tribal Council member Leil
French auction house defends upcoming sale of sacred items
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
FILE - In this May 24, 2016 file photo, Hoopa Valley Tribal Council member Leilani Pole burns incense and says a prayer as a group of American Indian advocates hold a news conference at the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian, in... Read more
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Darien News-Review
US Interior secretary troubled by auction of sacred itemsFILE - In this May 24, 2016 file photo, Hoopa Valley Tribal Council member Leil
US Interior secretary troubled by auction of sacred items
Darien News-Review / Posted 2 days ago
FILE - In this May 24, 2016 file photo, Hoopa Valley Tribal Council member Leilani Pole burns incense and says a prayer as a group of American Indian advocates hold a news conference at the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian, in... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
US Interior secretary troubled by auction of sacred itemsFILE - In this May 24, 2016 file photo, Hoopa Valley Tribal Council member Leil
US Interior secretary troubled by auction of sacred items
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 2 days ago
FILE - In this May 24, 2016 file photo, Hoopa Valley Tribal Council member Leilani Pole burns incense and says a prayer as a group of American Indian advocates hold a news conference at the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian, in... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
US Interior secretary troubled by auction of sacred itemsFILE - In this May 24, 2016 file photo, Hoopa Valley Tribal Council member Leil
US Interior secretary troubled by auction of sacred items
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
FILE - In this May 24, 2016 file photo, Hoopa Valley Tribal Council member Leilani Pole burns incense and says a prayer as a group of American Indian advocates hold a news conference at the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian, in... Read more
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The New Canaan News
US Interior secretary troubled by auction of sacred itemsFILE - In this May 24, 2016 file photo, Hoopa Valley Tribal Council member Leil
US Interior secretary troubled by auction of sacred items
The New Canaan News / Posted 3 days ago
FILE - In this May 24, 2016 file photo, Hoopa Valley Tribal Council member Leilani Pole burns incense and says a prayer as a group of American Indian advocates hold a news conference at the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian, in... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
US Interior secretary troubled by auction of sacred itemsFILE - In this May 24, 2016 file photo, Hoopa Valley Tribal Council member Leil
US Interior secretary troubled by auction of sacred items
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 3 days ago
FILE - In this May 24, 2016 file photo, Hoopa Valley Tribal Council member Leilani Pole burns incense and says a prayer as a group of American Indian advocates hold a news conference at the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian, in... Read more
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Connecticut Post
US Interior secretary troubled by auction of sacred itemsFILE - In this May 24, 2016 file photo, Hoopa Valley Tribal Council member Leil
US Interior secretary troubled by auction of sacred items
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
FILE - In this May 24, 2016 file photo, Hoopa Valley Tribal Council member Leilani Pole burns incense and says a prayer as a group of American Indian advocates hold a news conference at the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian, in... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
Forestry seeks commentsto approve Timber Cutting permits pursuant to Federal law, BIA guidance, and Tr
Forestry seeks comments
Char-Koosta News / Posted 3 days ago
to approve Timber Cutting permits pursuant to Federal law, BIA guidance, and Tribal Ordinances. It is the policy of the Tribal Council of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes of the Flathead Reservation that provisions be made for... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
After decades of service, CSKT Fish and Game investigator Mike McElderry retiresand Kootenai Tribal Fish and Game department, along with the Natural Resources
After decades of service, CSKT Fish and Game investigator Mike McElderry retires
Char-Koosta News / Posted 3 days ago
and Kootenai Tribal Fish and Game department, along with the Natural Resources department, held a retirement lunch at the Tribal Council chambers in honor of Fish and Game investigator Mike McElderry. Starting his law enforcement career in 1976,... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
Stars from around the globe unite tonight to raise money for children in povertysigns buyback program agreementWinnebago Tribe of Nebraska signs buyback progra
Stars from around the globe unite tonight to raise money for children in poverty
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 3 days ago
signs buyback program agreementWinnebago Tribe of Nebraska signs buyback program agreement File image of the Winnebago Tribal Council. The tribe is moving forward with a federal program designed to return land to American Indian tribes The... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
Vermillion, SD speller makes it past the first round but gets knocked out on second word at the National Spelling Beesigns buyback program agreementWinnebago Tribe of Nebraska signs buyback progra
Vermillion, SD speller makes it past the first round but gets knocked out on second word at the National Spelling Bee
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 3 days ago
signs buyback program agreementWinnebago Tribe of Nebraska signs buyback program agreement File image of the Winnebago Tribal Council. The tribe is moving forward with a federal program designed to return land to American Indian tribes The... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
Heelan High School students heading to National Quiz Bowl Tournamentsigns buyback program agreementWinnebago Tribe of Nebraska signs buyback progra
Heelan High School students heading to National Quiz Bowl Tournament
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 3 days ago
signs buyback program agreementWinnebago Tribe of Nebraska signs buyback program agreement File image of the Winnebago Tribal Council. The tribe is moving forward with a federal program designed to return land to American Indian tribes The... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
Bottle-flip goes viralsigns buyback program agreementWinnebago Tribe of Nebraska signs buyback progra
Bottle-flip goes viral
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 3 days ago
signs buyback program agreementWinnebago Tribe of Nebraska signs buyback program agreement File image of the Winnebago Tribal Council. The tribe is moving forward with a federal program designed to return land to American Indian tribes The... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
Meet the Press with Chuck Todd airs at 9 a.m. Sunday, May 27signs buyback program agreementWinnebago Tribe of Nebraska signs buyback progra
Meet the Press with Chuck Todd airs at 9 a.m. Sunday, May 27
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 3 days ago
signs buyback program agreementWinnebago Tribe of Nebraska signs buyback program agreement File image of the Winnebago Tribal Council. The tribe is moving forward with a federal program designed to return land to American Indian tribes The... Read more
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Havre Daily News
Charges made against convicted Rocky Boy leader's companyremarks or why Boos and McGovern were not charged. Belcourt, a former Democrat
Charges made against convicted Rocky Boy leader's company
Havre Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
remarks or why Boos and McGovern were not charged. Belcourt, a former Democratic representative and former Rocky Boy tribal council member, pleaded guilty in 2014 to stealing federal stimulus aid meant for tribal construction projects through... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
Trump reaches magic number of delegates to clinch nominationsigns buyback program agreementWinnebago Tribe of Nebraska signs buyback progra
Trump reaches magic number of delegates to clinch nomination
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 3 days ago
signs buyback program agreementWinnebago Tribe of Nebraska signs buyback program agreement File image of the Winnebago Tribal Council. The tribe is moving forward with a federal program designed to return land to American Indian tribes The... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
Wind knocks over rail cars in Denison, Iowasigns buyback program agreementWinnebago Tribe of Nebraska signs buyback progra
Wind knocks over rail cars in Denison, Iowa
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 3 days ago
signs buyback program agreementWinnebago Tribe of Nebraska signs buyback program agreement File image of the Winnebago Tribal Council. The tribe is moving forward with a federal program designed to return land to American Indian tribes The... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
TRAFFIC ALERT: Second Siouxland Habitat for Humanity house is moving Thursdaysigns buyback program agreementWinnebago Tribe of Nebraska signs buyback progra
TRAFFIC ALERT: Second Siouxland Habitat for Humanity house is moving Thursday
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 3 days ago
signs buyback program agreementWinnebago Tribe of Nebraska signs buyback program agreement File image of the Winnebago Tribal Council. The tribe is moving forward with a federal program designed to return land to American Indian tribes The... Read more
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Missoula Independent
Etc.Late last month in Pablo, Chairman Vernon Finley of the Confederated Salish and
Etc.
Missoula Independent / Posted 3 days ago
Late last month in Pablo, Chairman Vernon Finley of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes did something the tribal council rarely, if ever, does: he endorsed a political candidate. The break from convention was fitting considering the... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Wife of Assemblyman Roger Hernandez: ‘He started just hitting me over and over again’the alleged physical abuse took place sometime before their marriage when the t
Wife of Assemblyman Roger Hernandez: ‘He started just hitting me over and over again’
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
the alleged physical abuse took place sometime before their marriage when the two were at a casino for a meeting with tribal council members. One of the members had said something about having a house in Lake Havasu and talked about how the... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Norwich opens walking trails to tout city's historyRevolutionary War. "Believe it or not, there was a lot more to (Arnold's) story
Norwich opens walking trails to tout city's history
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
Revolutionary War. "Believe it or not, there was a lot more to (Arnold's) story than people realize," Titus said. Mohegan Tribal Council Chairman Kevin Brown noted that the tribe and Norwich have a long and interconnected history in the region,... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Upgrades Reno-Sparks's (NV) IDR to 'BBB' from 'BB+'; Outlook Stablemembers and employs approximately 332 people, 44% of whom are tribal members. T
Fitch Upgrades Reno-Sparks's (NV) IDR to 'BBB' from 'BB+'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
members and employs approximately 332 people, 44% of whom are tribal members. The tribe is governed by an eight-member tribal council and a tribal chairman, all elected to four-year staggered terms. Despite the significant diversity of RSIC... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
KBIC to upgrade L’Anse legion post"This is really great," said KBIC Tribal Council member Doreen Blaker. "I'm gla
KBIC to upgrade L’Anse legion post
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
"This is really great," said KBIC Tribal Council member Doreen Blaker. "I'm glad we decided to donate the entire request." L'Anse Post Commander Dan Larson wrote to the tribe last month asking if KBIC would help them cover the $7,000 cost of a new... Read more
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ABC News
Oklahoma Tribal Chief Impeached Over Financial Improprietiestribe's finances. The Tulsa World ( http://bit.ly/1Tznnz7 ) reports that the U
Oklahoma Tribal Chief Impeached Over Financial Improprieties
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
tribe's finances. The Tulsa World ( http://bit.ly/1Tznnz7 ) reports that the United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians' Tribal Council voted 8-3 to impeach Principal Chief George Wickliffe on Tuesday. Tribe Treasurer Ella Mae Worley had filed... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Native Americans Protest Planned Auction Of Sacred Objects In Franceitems has emerged in the United States.' " At Tuesday's meeting, Bradley Marsh
Native Americans Protest Planned Auction Of Sacred Objects In France
KERA North Texas / Posted 4 days ago
items has emerged in the United States.' " At Tuesday's meeting, Bradley Marshall and Leilani Pole of the Hoopa Valley Tribal Council described the history of their tribe's devastation by U.S. laws, and the pilfering of their sacred items "by... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Native Americans implore France to halt artifact sale: ‘It harkens of slave auctions’have been created for ceremonies within our community, a spirit goes into them,
Native Americans implore France to halt artifact sale: ‘It harkens of slave auctions’
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 4 days ago
have been created for ceremonies within our community, a spirit goes into them,” Bradley Marshall, of the Hoopa Valley Tribal council of California, told a press conference on Tuesday. “When we create the objects, we’re in prayer, we’re... Read more
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Daily Mail
Native Americans protest over sale of 500 sacred artifacts in Parisin Paris to sell the pieces. Instead, both tribes want the items returned to t
Native Americans protest over sale of 500 sacred artifacts in Paris
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
in Paris to sell the pieces. Instead, both tribes want the items returned to their lands. Members of the Hoopa Valley Tribal Council, Leilani Pole, left, and Bradley Marshall, right, have expressed outrage over the plans to sell the Native... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Hammanskraal eviction notice from 2014 residentsMaleka asked. Speaking to reporters, he said residents only started living in
Hammanskraal eviction notice from 2014 residents
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
Maleka asked. Speaking to reporters, he said residents only started living in the area this year. The City of Tshwane and tribal council had given them permission to live there, he said. "We have it in black and white to stay there. The chief... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Native Americans protest planned French auction of artifactsThe items are slated to be sold by the EVE auction house in Paris on May 30. (A
Native Americans protest planned French auction of artifacts
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 4 days ago
The items are slated to be sold by the EVE auction house in Paris on May 30. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) Hoopa Valley Tribal Council members Leilani Pole, left, and Conroy Chino, right, say a prayer as a group of American Indian Nations and... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Native groups protest planned French auction of artifactsThe items are slated to be sold by the EVE auction house in Paris on May 30. (A
Native groups protest planned French auction of artifacts
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 4 days ago
The items are slated to be sold by the EVE auction house in Paris on May 30. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) Hoopa Valley Tribal Council members Leilani Pole, left, and Conroy Chino, right, say a prayer as a group of American Indian Nations and... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Horse Lake tuition agreement in the worksis hitting pause on its warning to cut off 170 Horse Lake students from educati
Horse Lake tuition agreement in the works
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
is hitting pause on its warning to cut off 170 Horse Lake students from education, following signs that the Western Cree Tribal Council could be ready for a new tuition agreement. The division warned earlier this month it will not provide... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Native Americans step up fight over sacred object auctionshouses of Paris, two tribes on Tuesday renewed a years-long campaign to prevent
Native Americans step up fight over sacred object auctions
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
houses of Paris, two tribes on Tuesday renewed a years-long campaign to prevent the sale of sacred objects. Hoopa Valley Tribal Council District Representative Leilani Pole (L) listens as Hoopa Valley Tribal Council District Representative... Read more
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Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal
Rock art conference in Lyttonways. The conference takes place at Lytton’s Stein Valley Nlaka’pamux School o
Rock art conference in Lytton
Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal / Posted 5 days ago
ways. The conference takes place at Lytton’s Stein Valley Nlaka’pamux School on Saturday, May 28, from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Tickets are only $40.00, and are available from the event organizers, the Nlaka’pamux Nation Tribal Council (250-455-27... Read more
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Reality TV World
Kaoh Rong' winner Michele Fitzgerald talks (Part 2for me, and I was moved and touched. Yeah, Scot's amazing. (Laughs) Reality TV
Kaoh Rong' winner Michele Fitzgerald talks (Part 2
Reality TV World / Posted 6 days ago
for me, and I was moved and touched. Yeah, Scot's amazing. (Laughs) Reality TV World: You acknowledged at the Final Tribal Council you did not know Aubry and Tai were going to vote for Cydney, because Aubry didn't seem to like the fact... Read more
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Havre Daily News
Box Elder celebrates, graduates Class of 2016The Boy received $500 for the Peggy Nagel Scholarship, while Jude The Boy and B
Box Elder celebrates, graduates Class of 2016
Havre Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
The Boy received $500 for the Peggy Nagel Scholarship, while Jude The Boy and Bodis Duran received $250 Nagel scholarships. Chippewa Cree tribal council member Dustin Whitford presented a $250 scholarship his family funds to Bran... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Life Slowly Returning to Normal in Vuwanithe so-called volatile villages, Tshimbupfe central, following a meeting betwee
Life Slowly Returning to Normal in Vuwani
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
the so-called volatile villages, Tshimbupfe central, following a meeting between traditional leaders and residents at local tribal council yesterday by Communications Minister Faith Muthambi. The Minister is a member of the Inter-Ministerial... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago postal worker has embarrassing mishap on 'Survivor'water near camp. He tried to build alliances but was ostracized for the goggles
Chicago postal worker has embarrassing mishap on 'Survivor'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
water near camp. He tried to build alliances but was ostracized for the goggles mishap. He made one final appeal during tribal council. He said he's spent his life overcoming obstacles and promised he would fight hard in the future. It appeared... Read more
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USA Today
It's nearly impossible to get a permit for the Havasupai waterfalls. Here's whynot uncommon. She declined to comment further on the permitting process, deferr
It's nearly impossible to get a permit for the Havasupai waterfalls. Here's why
USA Today / Posted 7 days ago
not uncommon. She declined to comment further on the permitting process, deferring more detailed questions to the Havasupai Tribal Council. Calls to the council were not immediately returned.Before there was Instagram Joe Wallis, 27, of Prescott,... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
It's nearly impossible to get a permit for the Havasupai waterfalls. Here's whynot uncommon. She declined to comment further on the permitting process, deferr
It's nearly impossible to get a permit for the Havasupai waterfalls. Here's why
The Arizona Republic / Posted 7 days ago
not uncommon. She declined to comment further on the permitting process, deferring more detailed questions to the Havasupai Tribal Council. Calls to the council were not immediately returned.Before there was Instagram Joe Wallis, 27, of Prescott,... Read more
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CBC.ca
Banished from home: Aboriginal man wonders when he can return to Bella Bellaaway from home. (Wawmeesh G. Hamilton/CBC) Heiltisuk chief councillor Marilyn
Banished from home: Aboriginal man wonders when he can return to Bella Bella
CBC.ca / Posted 8 days ago
away from home. (Wawmeesh G. Hamilton/CBC) Heiltisuk chief councillor Marilyn Slett confirmed in an email that the Heitsuk Tribal Council revoked Hopkins' residency in 2004 using an Indian band bylaw. The bylaw allows the council to revoke... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Former ADA takes over as tribal court prosecutorIt's a huge variety every day, it keeps you on your toes." Bednar-Clemens note
Former ADA takes over as tribal court prosecutor
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
It's a huge variety every day, it keeps you on your toes." Bednar-Clemens noted she has been impressed by how involved the tribal council is in working to improve the lives of tribal members. "I have been a town attorney and a corp counsel and I... Read more
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