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Reuters
From prairie to the White House: Inside a Tribe's quest to stop a pipelineat a September 6 meeting of the White House's three-year-old Native American Af
From prairie to the White House: Inside a Tribe's quest to stop a pipeline
Reuters / Posted 38 minutes ago
at a September 6 meeting of the White House's three-year-old Native American Affairs Council. It was the first time a tribal leader addressed a session of the council, and Cladoosby was invited in his role as the Indian Congress’... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Cordovans looking to restart tanner crab fisherythe opinion of the people around here that the fishery could support an expande
Cordovans looking to restart tanner crab fishery
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted yesterday
the opinion of the people around here that the fishery could support an expanded harvest," said John Whissel, director of natural resources for the Native Village of Eyak. "The goal here is to get away from the boom and bust cycle, where the town... Read more
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Slate
The Sioux Battle Against a Dakota Oil Pipeline Is a Seminal Moment in Social Justicecourt has granted an injunction to temporarily halt construction over certain p
The Sioux Battle Against a Dakota Oil Pipeline Is a Seminal Moment in Social Justice
Slate / Posted 2 days ago
court has granted an injunction to temporarily halt construction over certain portions of the pipeline as it considers tribal claims under the National Historic Preservation Act, Clean Water Act, and other statutes. This follows a statement by... Read more
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The Mining Journal
NMU alumni award winners announcedIn 2010, President Barack Obama appointed her commissioner of the Rehabilitatio
NMU alumni award winners announced
The Mining Journal / Posted 2 days ago
In 2010, President Barack Obama appointed her commissioner of the Rehabilitation Services Administration with the U.S. Department of Education. Ruttledge later served as a member of the Senate Commission on Long Term Care and on the National... Read more
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The Columbian
Herrera Beutler-backed bill to kill sea lions gains tractionPredation Prevention Act, co-sponsored by Oregon’s Democratic U.S. Rep. Kurt Sc
Herrera Beutler-backed bill to kill sea lions gains traction
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
Predation Prevention Act, co-sponsored by Oregon’s Democratic U.S. Rep. Kurt Schrader, was approved by the U.S. House Natural Resources Committee on Thursday. The bill allows tribal members and fish managers to remove California sea lions... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
CSKT plan prescribed fire projectsBy Tony HarwoodDivision Manager, CSKT Forestry Department CSKT conducts prescr
CSKT plan prescribed fire projects
Char-Koosta News / Posted 3 days ago
By Tony HarwoodDivision Manager, CSKT Forestry Department CSKT conducts prescribed underburn project in the Jette area in 2008. (courtesy photo) FLATHEAD RESERVATION — The 2016 wildfire season is winding down in western Montana. Shorter days,... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
Char-Koosta News -to review our draft legislation, attend the public meeting and submit comments,
Char-Koosta News -
Char-Koosta News / Posted 3 days ago
to review our draft legislation, attend the public meeting and submit comments,” said CSKT Council Chairman Vernon Finley. “Tribal staff reviewed all of the comments, continued our dialogue with the conservation community, and revised our draft... Read more
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Deseret News
Bishop's Public Lands Initiative advances from committeeto gut many provisions of the Public Lands Initiative by Rep. Rob Bishop, R-Uta
Bishop's Public Lands Initiative advances from committee
Deseret News / Posted 3 days ago
to gut many provisions of the Public Lands Initiative by Rep. Rob Bishop, R-Utah, failed before the U.S. House Committee on Natural Resources Thursday, including a measure to remove a national conservation area on the Bears Ears region. The... Read more
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The Source Weekly
Tested in Central Oregonwill contain 17 work stations fully equipped with all the latest drone technolo
Tested in Central Oregon
The Source Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
will contain 17 work stations fully equipped with all the latest drone technology that will teach using flight simulation. Tribal leaders are also discussing student opportunities with OSU-Cascades and Central Oregon Community College. But that's... Read more
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Capital City Weekly
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online Newspaperthe opinion of the people around here that the fishery could support an expande
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online Newspaper
Capital City Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
the opinion of the people around here that the fishery could support an expanded harvest,” said John Whissel, director of natural resources for the Native Village of Eyak. “The goal here is to get away from the boom and bust cycle, where the town... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Missing boaters identifiedCoast Guard. On land, the Michigan State Police post in Calumet is assisting w
Missing boaters identified
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
Coast Guard. On land, the Michigan State Police post in Calumet is assisting with the search, along with the Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Keweenaw Bay Tribal Police, Village of Baraga Police, Houghton County Sheriff's Office,... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Boaters Missingaddition to the Canadian Coast Guard, United States Coast Guard stations Portag
Boaters Missing
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
addition to the Canadian Coast Guard, United States Coast Guard stations Portage, Sault Ste. Marie, Traverse City; Department of Natural Resources Law Enforcement; Keweenaw Bay Indian Community Tribal Police Department; Baraga Village... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Boaters missing on lakeCoast Guard. On land, the Michigan State Police post in Calumet is assisting w
Boaters missing on lake
The Mining Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Coast Guard. On land, the Michigan State Police post in Calumet is assisting with the search, along with the Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Keweenaw Bay Tribal Police, Village of Baraga Police, Houghton County Sheriff's Office,... Read more
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Crosscut
License to kill: how Washington may lose its right to wipe out salmonA salmon-blocking section of West Hylebos Creek in Federal Way in 2015 before t
License to kill: how Washington may lose its right to wipe out salmon
Crosscut / Posted 6 days ago
A salmon-blocking section of West Hylebos Creek in Federal Way in 2015 before the state Department of Transportation replaced it. While appealing court orders, the state has been carrying out some culvert projects. Credit: Washington state... Read more
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Business Insider
The fight over the Dakota Access Pipeline reveals oil's fatal flawlike plastic and gasoline. According to many, that day may soon come. As clean
The fight over the Dakota Access Pipeline reveals oil's fatal flaw
Business Insider / Posted 8 days ago
like plastic and gasoline. According to many, that day may soon come. As clean water becomes an increasingly valuable natural resource, the search for a greener alternative to oil is growing. One thing is for certain: We will eventually use up... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
EMILY device deployed for water rescueKBIC President Chris Swartz wanted to help by giving battery-operated life-savi
EMILY device deployed for water rescue
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
KBIC President Chris Swartz wanted to help by giving battery-operated life-saving lanyards to not only Marquette Fire Department, but also Michigan Department of Natural Resources for use at Little Presque Isle, where the young people were... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
#OromoProtests - the 'Oromo Street' and Africa's Counter-Protest Statespecial interest of the State of Oromia in Addis Abeba, regarding the provision
#OromoProtests - the 'Oromo Street' and Africa's Counter-Protest State
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
special interest of the State of Oromia in Addis Abeba, regarding the provision of social services or the utilization of natural resources and other similar matters, as well as joint administrative matters arising from the location of Addis Abeba... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Opponents attack proposed metal mining rules in MaineDemocratic Rep. Ralph Chapman of Brooksville said that the Board of Environment
Opponents attack proposed metal mining rules in Maine
Bangor Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
Democratic Rep. Ralph Chapman of Brooksville said that the Board of Environmental Protection and Department of Environmental Protection are in “an untenable situation” because a 2012 law that the new rules apply to “constrains your ability” to... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
Missing grizzly in Post Creek areaFrom CSKT Natural Resources Department PABLO — Tribal Conservation Officers ar
Missing grizzly in Post Creek area
Char-Koosta News / Posted 10 days ago
From CSKT Natural Resources Department PABLO — Tribal Conservation Officers are assisting the Tribal Wildilfe Management Program on an investigation into a missing female grizzly bear in the Post Creek area. The investigation is ongoing. Tribal... Read more
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Deseret News
Hatch, Lee push 'parity act' to exempt Utah from monument creationof the Antiquities Act, effectively shutting down debate and circumventing the
Hatch, Lee push 'parity act' to exempt Utah from monument creation
Deseret News / Posted 10 days ago
of the Antiquities Act, effectively shutting down debate and circumventing the democratic process. The Bears Ears Inter-Tribal Coalition, joined by environmental groups, has been pushing the Obama administration for a monument designation for... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
'Keep it in the Ground' Movement Delivers 1 Million Signatures to the White House Calling for an End to New Federal Fossil Fuel LeasingWe are getting repeated wake up calls and yet we stay asleep. The time is now —
'Keep it in the Ground' Movement Delivers 1 Million Signatures to the White House Calling for an End to New Federal Fossil Fuel Leasing
CommonDreams.org / Posted 10 days ago
We are getting repeated wake up calls and yet we stay asleep. The time is now — this moment — to end federal leasing of our natural resources and keep this oil where it belongs: beneath the ground." — Anne Rolfes, founding director, Louisiana Bucket... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
High Level Panel On the Assessment of Key Legislation and the Acceleration of Fundamental ChangeThe Act specifies that a community must first decide whether it wants to form a
High Level Panel On the Assessment of Key Legislation and the Acceleration of Fundamental Change
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
The Act specifies that a community must first decide whether it wants to form a CPA, and should then inform the Department of Rural Development and Land Reform (DRDLR) of such decision. The Act reforms legislation on forests, makes... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
A Kink in the Pipeline: Federal agencies intervene in Dakota Access, call for broader review of Native involvement in infrastructure projectsAmericans gathered first to watch, and then to stop them. The situation escalat
A Kink in the Pipeline: Federal agencies intervene in Dakota Access, call for broader review of Native involvement in infrastructure projects
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 12 days ago
Americans gathered first to watch, and then to stop them. The situation escalated as security teams arrived with dogs, and tribal protesters left bloodied and maced. The tribe had just filed papers documenting those sites to the court, and was... Read more
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New America Media
Overdue National Debate About Pipelines and ‘Sound Silenceoften necessitates an extensive federal appraisal and permitting process. Not s
Overdue National Debate About Pipelines and ‘Sound Silence
New America Media / Posted 13 days ago
often necessitates an extensive federal appraisal and permitting process. Not so here. Domestic oil pipelines, unlike natural-gas pipelines, require no general approval from the federal government. In fact, DAPL needs almost no federal... Read more
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Advocate Tribune
Commissioners on Wheels making roundsfor 8:45 to 10:15 a.m., are open to the media. On Wednesday afternoon, Lt. Gov
Commissioners on Wheels making rounds
Advocate Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
for 8:45 to 10:15 a.m., are open to the media. On Wednesday afternoon, Lt. Gov. Smith and commissioners will meet with tribal leaders from the Upper Sioux Indian Community and tour the Granite Falls Upper Sioux Wastewater Plant. Among the... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Dakota Pipeline Will Proceed As Feds Undertake Smoke and Mirrors Policy Reconsiderationtopics for various consulting clients and publications, as well as writes occas
Dakota Pipeline Will Proceed As Feds Undertake Smoke and Mirrors Policy Reconsideration
Naked Capitalism / Posted 15 days ago
topics for various consulting clients and publications, as well as writes occasional travel pieces for The National. The Department of Justice, the Department of the Army, and the Department of the Interior waded into the controversy over... Read more
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The Atlantic
Keeping the President’s Hands Off Utah’s Landagency regulators’ influence. Leading the charge is Representative Rob Bishop,
Keeping the President’s Hands Off Utah’s Land
The Atlantic / Posted 16 days ago
agency regulators’ influence. Leading the charge is Representative Rob Bishop, the chairman of the House Committee on Natural Resources. Since 2013, Bishop and Representative Jason Chaffetz, whose district contains much of Bears Ears, have... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
September 9, 2016plan emphasizes arts, culture, and quality of life investments as a key to our
September 9, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
plan emphasizes arts, culture, and quality of life investments as a key to our economic recovery. When the city’s Finance Department finalized the books for 2015, an additional $1.1 million was discovered. City staff recommended allocation of... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
September 8, 2016plan emphasizes arts, culture, and quality of life investments as a key to our
September 8, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
plan emphasizes arts, culture, and quality of life investments as a key to our economic recovery. When the city’s Finance Department finalized the books for 2015, an additional $1.1 million was discovered. City staff recommended allocation of... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
Member regulations hearing set for October 5From CSKT Natural Resources Department POLSON — The Confederated Salish and Ko
Member regulations hearing set for October 5
Char-Koosta News / Posted 17 days ago
From CSKT Natural Resources Department POLSON — The Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribal Council of the Flathead Indian Reservation hereby gives notice of availability for proposed regulation changes for the Hunting, Fishing, and Recreation... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
KBIC Summer Youth Conservation Corps work with DNRa health trail in Baraga; and learned about the life cycle of fish while cleani
KBIC Summer Youth Conservation Corps work with DNR
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
a health trail in Baraga; and learned about the life cycle of fish while cleaning, feeding, marking and stocking them at tribal fish hatcheries. On the cultural side, youth corps members not only worked at KBIC's pow wow and kids fishing derby,... Read more
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MLive.com
Michigan's first gold mine in decades gets tentative permit approvalpit gold, zinc and copper mine next to a major river along the Michigan-Wiscons
Michigan's first gold mine in decades gets tentative permit approval
MLive.com / Posted 18 days ago
pit gold, zinc and copper mine next to a major river along the Michigan-Wisconsin border. On Friday, Sept. 2, the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality gave a preliminary nod to mining and pollution discharge permits for the Back Forty... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
Changes made to bison transfer programFrom CSKT Natural Resources Department POLSON — The Tribal Council approved a
Changes made to bison transfer program
Char-Koosta News / Posted 24 days ago
From CSKT Natural Resources Department POLSON — The Tribal Council approved a new procedure for the Yellowstone Bison Transfer Program operations on Tuesday, August 23. Tribal members do not have to attend the Yellowstone Bison Hunt Orientation... Read more
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The Hill
Five things to know about the Dakota Access Pipeline fightpresidential approval. Dakota Access is domestic, and developers have sought i
Five things to know about the Dakota Access Pipeline fight
The Hill / Posted 29 days ago
presidential approval. Dakota Access is domestic, and developers have sought its approval under a different process that tribal leaders say didn’t give them the chance to provide their input. The $3.7 billion project, from developers Energy... Read more
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The Atlantic
Joe Biden, Geopolitical Therapistto do, I’ve found in 44 years [in government], is prioritize the most consequen
Joe Biden, Geopolitical Therapist
The Atlantic / Posted 30 days ago
to do, I’ve found in 44 years [in government], is prioritize the most consequential threats and concerns, and allocate resources relative to the nature of the threat. There is a tendency to respond to the “wolf at the door,” but [policymakers]... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
Temporary area closure liftedFrom CSKT Department of Natural Resources POLSON — The Division of Fish, Wildl
Temporary area closure lifted
Char-Koosta News / Posted a month ago
From CSKT Department of Natural Resources POLSON — The Division of Fish, Wildlife, Recreation and Conservation has lifted the temporary closure of the Mollman Pass Trail in the Mission Mountains Tribal Wilderness (also known as the Mollman Lake... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
From illegal animal trafficking to oil spills, Fish and Wildlife Service deals with itspecies and lastly contaminants (pesticides oil). Our authority reaches Federal
From illegal animal trafficking to oil spills, Fish and Wildlife Service deals with it
Char-Koosta News / Posted a month ago
species and lastly contaminants (pesticides oil). Our authority reaches Federal land, State land, privately owned land and Tribal land.” The FWS employs less the 253 special agents nationwide. Lakes said oil spills are a “Major” environmental... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
Bison hunt orientation set for August 31From CSKT Natural Resources Department PABLO — The Confederated Salish & Koote
Bison hunt orientation set for August 31
Char-Koosta News / Posted a month ago
From CSKT Natural Resources Department PABLO — The Confederated Salish & Kootenai Tribes announce the beginning of the 2016 Off Reservation Wild Bison Hunt Orientations. Each hunter is required to attend an orientation with the Division of Fish,... Read more

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