Supreme Court sides with Alaska Natives in COVID-19 aid case
By Jessica Gresko Jun. 25, 2021 10:38 AM EDT
Aid for Navajo ranchers hit by drought, pandemic on its way
By Vida Volkert Jun. 13, 2021 10:10 AM EDT
Navajo College accepts Biden's COVID-19 vaccination goal
Jun. 05, 2021 12:27 AM EDT
TSAILE, Ariz. (AP) — A college on the Navajo Nation has accepted President Joe Biden's challenge to get students and others vaccinated against COVID-19 by July...
Virus failed to curb North Dakota's appetite for gambling
By James Macpherson May. 28, 2021 01:46 PM EDT
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The coronavirus pandemic did not slow North Dakotans’ appetite for gambling, with more than $881 million wagered on games of chance in...
For Native Americans, Harvard and other colleges fall short
By Philip Marcelo May. 27, 2021 01:19 AM EDT
Navajo Nation tops Cherokee to become largest tribe in US
By Felicia Fonseca May. 19, 2021 01:09 AM EDT
Iowa to get $1.48B in federal coronavirus assistance money
May. 10, 2021 03:52 PM EDT
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa will get $1.48 billion in aid under the federal government’s plan to help states hit by the coronavirus pandemic, according to new...
Nebraska to get $1 billion in federal aid from rescue plan
May. 10, 2021 02:56 PM EDT
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska will get roughly $1 billion in aid under the federal government's plan to help states hit by the coronavirus pandemic, according...
Treasury to start paying out $350B in state and local aid
By Josh Boak May. 10, 2021 01:00 PM EDT
Maine governor pushback stalls tribal sovereignty proposal
May. 05, 2021 10:26 AM EDT
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — An effort to change Maine’s relationship with tribes has stalled with pushback from the Mills administration, likely pushing the issue...
Treasury: Some tribes will get more money from CARES Act
By Felicia Fonseca May. 04, 2021 07:02 PM EDT
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Some Native American tribes will receive more money from a federal virus relief package approved last year after the U.S. Treasury...
Police fatally shoot gunman who killed 2 at Wisconsin casino
By Todd Richmond May. 02, 2021 12:00 PM EDT
Black Freedmen struggle for recognition as tribal citizens
By Sean Murphy May. 01, 2021 09:13 AM EDT
New Mexico tribe, US agency reach agreement over hospital
By Susan Montoya Bryan Apr. 29, 2021 05:36 PM EDT
Alaska governor's travel signals move to return to normalcy
By Becky Bohrer Apr. 29, 2021 02:45 PM EDT
Advocates detail 'shadow pandemic' of violence against women
By Susan Montoya Bryan Apr. 27, 2021 05:54 PM EDT
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Cases of domestic violence against Indigenous women and children and instances of sexual assault increased over the past year as...
Navajo students describe pandemic struggles to Jill Biden
By Felicia Fonseca Apr. 23, 2021 02:10 AM EDT
Jill Biden hears from Navajo women on needs, priorities
By Felicia Fonseca Apr. 22, 2021 01:05 AM EDT
High court seems ready to send virus funds to Alaska Natives
By Jessica Gresko Apr. 19, 2021 02:13 PM EDT
High court takes up case on virus relief funding for tribes
By Felicia Fonseca Apr. 17, 2021 11:59 AM EDT