Latest Tribe Stories

2008-06-10 21:00:20

By Mila Koumpilova, Grand Forks Herald, N.D. Jun. 10--MAHNOMEN, Minn. -- Normalcy has returned to the Mahnomen School District.

2007-02-23 18:00:23

By Philip Marcello; Journal Staff Writer This story of statewide business interest previously appeared in a local news section. * * * Wilfred Greene says that possession of land in the tribe's ancestral territory in Cumberland will strengthen its case for federal recognition.

2006-12-18 18:00:29

JAMUL, Calif., Dec. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jamul Indian Village, a federally recognized Tribe, announced it has approved a comprehensive Tribal Environmental Impact Statement/Report related to its planned casino-resort to be built entirely on its six-acre reservation.

2006-08-21 02:06:52

By Nellie Andreeva LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Aidan Quinn will star in HBO's original movie "Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee," which depicts the displacement of American Indians as the U.S. expanded west during the latter half of the 19th century.

2006-07-12 18:18:56

By Andy Sullivan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Texas Indian tribe on Wednesday sued former lobbyist Jack Abramoff and Republican activist Ralph Reed, charging that their lobbying efforts unfairly prevented the tribe from operating a casino.

Word of the Day
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.