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2011-12-12 22:30:00

Indian Country Today Media Network, the premier resource for reaching Indian Country and those interested in all things indigenous, today announced the launch of site-wide, comprehensive tools that allow for enhanced sharing capabilities. It is now easier and faster for visitors to share their likes, thoughts, impressions, comments, stories and opinions with friends on such sites as: Digg, Reddit, Stumbleupon and of course Twitter, Google+ and Facebook. (PRWEB) December 12, 2011 Indian...

2011-10-26 07:00:00

Indian Country Today Media Network, the premier resource for reaching Indian Country and those interested in all things indigenous, today announced the launch of its mobile platform. Developed for ease of use on all hand-held devices, its mobile version is fully-functional, allowing the user to do everything he or she has grown accustomed to doing at IndianCountryTodayMediaNetwork.com. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 26, 2011 Rapidly Expanding Its Multimedia Presence And Audience: Indian...

2011-07-19 15:45:00

Film to Shoot in Central New York This Fall Project Attracts A-list Production Team ONEIDA NATION HOMELANDS, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The history of how American Indians are portrayed in the mainstream culture is about to change. The Oneida Indian Nation has greenlit its first theatrical feature film; it was announced today by Ray Halbritter, Oneida Indian Nation Representative and CEO of Nation Enterprises. FIRST ALLIES tells the true story of the Oneidas, one of...

2011-01-10 10:45:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Suzanne Sobel will serve as the Managing Director. She has spent her career in media and publishing, most recently working with her firm for clients such as The French Culinary Institute, The Richline Group, a Berkshire Hathaway company, and most recently, the Oneida Indian Nation. Sobel joined Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia in 1991 and served in various roles throughout her tenure, including Executive Vice President of Ad Sales and Marketing....

2011-01-06 10:00:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ray Halbritter, Nation Representative and CEO of the Oneida Nation, announces the evolution of Indian Country Today Media Network, the first ever all-inclusive media network for Native Americans. The fully developed Indian Country Today Media Network (ICTMN) is the premier portal for Indian Country and the go-to destination for all things indigenous. The various platforms upon launch will include www.Indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com and a weekly...

2008-08-06 15:00:56

By Jerry Reynolds, Indian Country Today, Oneida, N.Y. Aug. 6--WASHINGTON -- The view of food is changing. Throughout America and the world, as epidemics of diabetes and other often lifestyle-based diseases chart their destructive courses, the notion grows that food can be seen as medicine. The question of whether an individual's diet is good medicine or bad medicine will help to determine susceptibility to disease. A similar change is at work in the concept of hospital architecture....

2008-07-30 12:00:36

By Rob Capriccioso, Indian Country Today, Oneida, N.Y. Jul. 30--WASHINGTON -- Abandoned uranium ore mines in Navajo country have for decades been known to cause health problems. A five-agency coalition is finally doing something about it. The Environmental Protection Agency sent a multifaceted plan in June to the House Committee of Oversight and Government Reform, titled "Health and Environmental Impacts of Uranium Contamination in the Navajo Nation." The 46-page report lays out a...

2008-07-28 09:01:20

By Gale Courey Toensing, Indian Country Today, Oneida, N.Y. Jul. 23--WASHINGTON -- The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation has promised to continue its fight for the legal right to exercise tribal sovereignty over gaming at Foxwoods Resort & Casino following the certification of a labor union under federal law rather than tribal law. National Labor Relations Board Chairman Peter Schaumber and board member Wilma Liebman issued a unanimous decision June 30 upholding and certifying an...

2008-07-16 12:01:29

By Indian Country Today, Oneida, N.Y. Jul. 16--SITKA, Alaska -- Most people know they need to eat healthier food and get more physical activity each day, but they don't know where to start. A community wellness advocate can help people make these healthy lifestyle changes. The award-winning CWA training program is recruiting for fall classes, and new students need to schedule an interview by Aug. 5 to reserve a spot in the program. The CWA training program is a cooperative effort...


Word of the Day
mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.