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May 15, 2017
Senate Majority leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) (R) listens to Senator John Hoeven (R-ND) (L) at a news conference after voting on amendments on the Keystone XL pipeline bill on Capitol Hill in Washington January 29, 2015. REUTERS/Gary Cameron
Sen. Hoeven authors bill seeking looser energy development rules for tribal lands
May 15, 2017 - 1:40pm
April 18, 2017
Charlotte Coleman, a family and consumer sciences and health teacher at White Shield Public School, participates in a group discussion at the North Dakota Native American Essential Understandings training on Tuesday in Bismarck. Coleman said her whole curriculum fits into the new program implemented by the state Department of Public Instruction. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
DPI to integrate Native American culture, history into ND schools
April 18, 2017 - 7:34pm
April 12, 2017
The vehicle barrier on the U.S.- Mexico border weaves around Saguaro cactus in the Sonoran desert on the Tohono O'odham reservation in Chukut Kuk, Arizona April 6, 2017. Picture taken April 6, 2017. REUTERS/Rick Wilking
Climate change upsets lives guided by nature, Native Americans say
April 12, 2017 - 12:44pm
March 23, 2017
Darren Black Bear (left) and Jason Pickel arrive to be married by Darren's father Rev. Floyd Black Bear in El Reno, Oklahoma October 31, 2013. REUTERS/Rick Wilking/File Photo
Oklahoma tribe approves gay marriage as Native American groups debate issue
March 23, 2017 - 8:56am
February 14, 2017
ND state senators vote down bill for them to study cultural differences
February 14, 2017 - 10:41pm
February 2, 2017
Cecilia Montesdeoca speaks in favor of a bill that would require cultural competency training for North Dakota legislators during a hearing on Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017, in Bismarck. Amy Dalrymple/Forum News Service
Bill urges cultural competency training for ND lawmakers
February 2, 2017 - 4:50pm
January 5, 2017
Mike McFeely, Oct. 17, 2015Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
McFeely: Burgum shows his anti-Trump side in State of the State
January 5, 2017 - 10:17pm
A man from the Lakota Sioux tribe with a Native American tattoo on his neck poses for a photograph during a protest against plans to pass the Dakota Access pipeline near the Standing Rock Indian Reservation, near Cannon Ball, N.D., Nov. 16, 2016. REUTERS/Stephanie Keith
Trump advisors aim to privatize oil-rich Indian reservations
December 5, 2016 - 1:27pm
October 25, 2016
Leaves of marijuana plants to extract the hemp fiber that is often used in traditional Japanese clothes and accessories, are seen at Japan's largest legal marijuana farm in Kanuma, Tochigi prefecture, Japan July 5, 2016. Picture taken July 5, 2016. REUTERS/Issei Kato
Hemp may be next gold mine for Native American tribes
October 25, 2016 - 10:54am
October 21, 2016
Actress Shailene Woodley is seen in this booking photo released by Morton County Sheriff's Department in North Dakota on October 11, 2016.  Courtesy Morton County Sheriff's Department
Actress Shailene Woodley pens essay about her arrest while protesting Dakota Access Pipeline
October 21, 2016 - 1:36pm
September 30, 2016
A grizzly bear and her two cubs approach the carcass of a bison in Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming, United States, July 6, 2015. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart/File Photo
Native American tribes in Canada, U.S. to sign treaty to protect Yellowstone grizzlies
September 30, 2016 - 8:49pm
September 26, 2016
U.S. President Barack Obama holds a baby as he poses with children at the Cannon Ball Flag Day Celebration at the Cannon Ball Powwow Grounds on the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in North Dakota, June 13, 2014. REUTERS/Larry Downing/File Photo
Obama avoids pipeline comment but urges tribal sovereignty
September 26, 2016 - 6:06pm
September 23, 2016
U.S. President Barack Obama answers a question as he and Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong hold a joint news conference at the White House in Washington, U.S. August 2, 2016.  REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
Bill promoting tourism in Native American communities on Obama's desk
September 23, 2016 - 9:38pm
September 17, 2016
Omdahl: The uprising is about more than a pipeline
September 17, 2016 - 9:46pm
September 15, 2016
Native American activists rally to call on President Barack Obama to stop the Dakota Access Pipeline, in front of the White House in Washington. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
Police arrest 13 at Interior Department oil, gas lease protest
September 15, 2016 - 5:59pm