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Alexandria-Arlington community events, Oct. 23-30, 2014

Yaqui News - Wed, 2014-10-22 14:06
Halloween events, bike ride, walking tour, family dig, concerts, author talk, roller skate night.

Alexandria-Arlington community events, Oct. 23-30, 2014

Yaqui News - Wed, 2014-10-22 14:06
Halloween events, bike ride, walking tour, family dig, concerts, author talk, roller skate night.

Alexandria-Arlington community events, Oct. 23-30, 2014

Yaqui News - Wed, 2014-10-22 14:06
Halloween events, bike ride, walking tour, family dig, concerts, author talk, roller skate night.

Four Midwestern American Indian Artists Given National Fellowships

American Indian Law News - Wed, 2014-10-22 12:59
Four artists from Minnesota, Wisconsin and South Dakota have gotten fellowships worth up to $20,000 each from the Native Arts and Cultures Foundation.

DAILY DISH: Stairs humble even the best

Yaqui News - Wed, 2014-10-22 01:54
In winning the 24th annual Great Bisbee 1000 Stair Climb, Flagstaff’s Yonas Mebrahtu didn’t just crack the mystical 30-minute window, he shattered it. Besting the previous record on the new course by more than four minutes, Mebrahtu’s mark should stand for some time, right? Doubt it. As word spreads about the $1,000 payout the race now doles out to first-place finishers, a whole lot more world ...

American Indian student group addresses Washington mascot

American Indian Law News - Tue, 2014-10-21 21:47
By: Haley Hansen For some University of Minnesota students, the protests set to take place next month at the Minnesota Vikings and Washington Redskins game are about much more than a mascot. The American Indian Student Cultural Center sent a letter to University President Eric Kaler last week expressing the group’s concerns with the Redskins mascot’s presence on campus, saying it’s offensive to ...

Editorial: Time for police to drop opposition to federal consent decree

American Indian Law News - Tue, 2014-10-21 17:11
Consent decree appeal should end with court rejection.

Auburn police defend response to Misty Upham disappearance

American Indian Law News - Tue, 2014-10-21 15:03
Auburn police are refuting allegations made by relatives of Native American actress Misty Upham that officers mistreated her and didn't take her Oct. 5 disappearance seriously.

From Carlisle to Hollywood: A Conference on Graduates and the Movies

Yaqui News - Tue, 2014-10-21 07:13
Depictions of Native people in Hollywood have been as racist as what was and is happening in the U.S....

Native Women Aim to Make Waves in NM Political Arena

American Indian Law News - Tue, 2014-10-21 07:04
A record number of Native American women in New Mexico are jumping into the political arena, looking to win over non-N...

Enough With European Heirlooms—Check Out These Native American Crops Instead

American Indian Law News - Mon, 2014-10-20 16:23
Mahnomen, Minn., was still draped in freezing fog and mist when expectant growers gathered at the White Earth Land Recovery Project’s 11th Annual Indigenous Farming Conference last March. Over the course of three days, attendants swapped heirloom seeds, discussed techniques for banking and preserving indigenous crops, and learned how to make cough syrup from native plants. The same week, and a ...

American Indian Motion Picture Awards, Coming to a Television Near You

American Indian Law News - Mon, 2014-10-20 14:13
The 2014 American Indian Film Festival starts November 1 in San Francisco and runs through November 9, when it will conclude wit...

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Yaqui News - Mon, 2014-10-20 13:44
A man in a Dodgers cap risked his own life, walking into the burning home and coming out with another man on his shoulder.

'Long Live Longmire' campaign lists reasons for a Season 4

American Indian Law News - Mon, 2014-10-20 11:16
Earlier this year, "Longmire" was canceled by A&E, much to the dismay of both the fans and the show's stars. The A&E drama is a beautifully hot show with a lot of humor, plus it deftly navigates the complicated relationship between a Native American reservation and the local Wyoming law enforcement. It would certainly be a shame to see the series go unfinished, as the Season 3 finale not only ...

Long-empty jail taking in American Indian inmates

American Indian Law News - Sun, 2014-10-19 12:51
HARDIN, Mont. (AP) — A Montana town that once offered to take in suspected terrorists from Guantanamo Bay out of desperation to fill an empty, $27 million jail has finally started to fill its cells with American Indian inmates from across the Northern Plains.

AIM Co-Founder Dennis Banks Remarks on Tragic Death of Misty Upham [Video]

American Indian Law News - Sun, 2014-10-19 12:43
Dennis Banks, a co-founder of the American Indian Movement, stopped by the memorial gathering for Misty Upham on Friday, on the Muckleshoot Reservation in Washington....

Running Strong begins new grant for Native youth

American Indian Law News - Sun, 2014-10-19 04:00
On the 50th anniversary of his Olympic win Tuesday, Oglala Lakota runner Billy Mills announced a new grant program for American Indian youth.

Walters KOs Donaire in six

Yaqui News - Sun, 2014-10-19 01:36
WBA heavyweight champion Nikolay Valuev (50-1, 34 KOs) retained his title with an unspectacular majority decision over legendary ex-champion Evander Holyfield (42-10-2, 27 KOs). Scores were 114-114, 115-114, 116-112.

Neto's Tucson: Fitting tribute for a traditional healer

Yaqui News - Sun, 2014-10-19 00:00
Dolores A. Flores knew and shared the powers of herbs, roots and plants.

Misty Upham's family claim Auburn officers had 'teased and taunted' her

American Indian Law News - Sat, 2014-10-18 02:12
In a statement posted on Facebook, relatives believe she fled her apartment when officer from Auburn Police arrived and plummeted to her death while trying to get out of view from the road.
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