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2011-12-23 19:00:00

Futures for Children is pleased to announce the expansion of its Youth Leadership program to Cheyenne and Arapaho country. For the first time in almost 44 years ago, Futures for Children is working beyond its service area, and working with the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma. Albuquerque, New Mexico (PRWEB) December 23, 2011 Futures for Children is pleased to announce the expansion of its Youth Leadership program to Cheyenne and Arapaho country. For the first time in almost 44...

2011-06-06 11:30:00

BOISE, Idaho, June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Shoshone-Paiute Tribes announced their support for the proposed China Mountain Wind Project in the Twin Falls County, Idaho and Elko County, Nevada region. The project, being developed by China Mountain Wind, LLC, a subsidiary of RES America Developments Inc. and NV Energy, will bring renewable energy, new job creation and economic benefits to the area. In a news conference held Monday at the Idaho State Capitol, the Shoshone-Paiute Tribes...

2008-10-17 18:00:18

The 200 remaining speakers of the American Indian Arapaho language said a school in Wyoming to teach the tongue to youngsters currently has about 22 students. Tribal leaders at the Wind River Reservation said there are 8,791 members of their Northern Arapaho tribe, but only 200 fluently speak the native tongue and none are under the age of 55, The New York Times reported Friday. Alvena Oldman, 69, said teachers at federally funded schools on the reservation used to discourage use of the...

2008-10-06 12:00:20

PAWNEE -- The Pawnee Nation Education and Training Resources Program is offering free fall adult literacy and GED classes to anyone in the community. The classes are designed for those who need a refresher course in primary education to help their children with homework, are seeking a GED or basic computer skills, starting a business or preparing for the ACT. Participants must be at least 18 years old, or 16 to 17 with parental permission. For more information, call David Echohawk at...

2008-10-01 18:00:42

BRIGHAM CITY, Utah, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The Northwestern Band of Shoshone Nation will host a groundbreaking ceremony for its first 100-MW geothermal power plant, Shoshone Renaissance, on October 2 at 12 p.m. in Box Elder County, Utah. Prominent international, federal and state officials will be among the many dignitaries that will attend this historic event and cultural celebration for the Shoshone Nation. The general public is invited to attend this celebration. The "Light Up the...

2008-09-16 15:00:28

Shoshone Silver Mining Company (OTCBB: SHSH) today announced it has entered into an agreement to sell its California Creek claims located near Elko, Nevada to Bayswater Uranium Corporation of Vancouver, BC. Upon completion and approval of this agreement by the TSX Venture Exchange, Shoshone Silver Mining Company will receive 200,000 shares of Bayswater common stock. Shoshone President, Lex Smith stated, "Shoshone's sale of the California Creek properties is another move aimed at...

2008-09-02 18:00:21

Shoshone Silver Mining Company (OTCBB:SHSH) today announced it has sold its remaining 25 percent interest in the Bilbao silver-copper-zinc concessions in Zacatecas, Mexico to Minco, Plc (Xtierra Resources, Ltd). in Toronto, Ontario, Canada for US $5 million. Shoshone President, Lex Smith stated, "Shoshone's sale of its remaining interest in the Bilbao concessions represents an important and positive step in the development of our company. This sale will support the acceleration of our...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.