All My Relations arts program celebrates tenth anniversary

Shirlee Stone’s vision has guided the volunteer and contracted staff since she left in late 2006 and the program has grown as the result of her...

All My Relations arts program celebrates tenth anniversary

All My Relations arts program at Ancient Traders Gallery will celebrate its tenth anniversary by mounting a group show that will serve as a...

Don Coyhis wins $100k prize for White Buffalo program

After marking 31years of sobriety in August, Don Coyhis considered retiring from the nonprofit organization he founded 21 years ago in Colorado Springs, Colorado...

Arvol Looking Horse on the deaths in Sedona

As Keeper of our Sacred White Buffalo Calf Pipe Bundle, I am concerned for the two deaths and illnesses of the many people who...

Native groups oppose Olympics

The anti-Olympics coalition in Canada clearly states its position on the home page of their website (www.no2010.com): “No 2010 Olympics on Stolen Native Land...

Turkish Coalition Sponsors Native American Lecture Tour in Turkey

As part of The Turkish Coalition of America’s (TCA) ongoing efforts to expand educational exchanges between the United States and universities in Turkey, TCA...

Misuse of Sweatlodge results in 3 deaths in Arizona

James Arthur Ray, motivational speaker, author and self-help guru offers clients the promise of both spiritual and financial wealth if they sign on to...

Mendota Auction April 24, 2010 1-5PM

Kohl Minor New Director of First Nations Composer ForumKristopher Kohl Miner (Ho-Chunk Nation) has been named Director of the First Nations Composer Initiative (FNCI)....

Trafficking Of Native Women is widespread

Three decades ago, the relatives of an eleven-year-old Native girl in Minnesota forced her to have sex with a man in exchange for alcohol....

The story of the crow

WHEN THE GREAT SPIRIT WAS CREATING THE FLYERS OF CREATION,ALL THE FLYERS HAD A GREAT PURPOSE.THE EAGLE WAS TO BE THE PEOPLES MESSENGER OF...

Manoominike Giizis: wild rice making moon

It’s Manoominike Giizis, the wild rice making moon on a string of lakes in the heart of Ojibwe country. There is nothing...

Redbone The Essentials

CD Review: The Essential Redbone is very essentialIn The News, Indigenous In Music CD Reviewjamison@iicoc.com • www.iicoc.com Formed in 1968 in Los Angeles,...

City supports Shakopee's Land-into-Trust request

Before Prior Lake City Council members voted to support the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community’s latest trust-land request in September, Mayor Jack Haugen gave an...

AIFEP announces formation of the Tiwahe Foundation

The American Indian Family Empowerment Program (AIFEP), a donor-designated fund has achieved its goal of creating a new foundation called the Tiwahe Foundation. ...

Local libraries offer free homework assistance

Hennepin County Library is offering Homework Hub, in-person homework help available at nine libraries – as well as online tools that students need...

Coffee shop opens in North Minneapolis

A brand new part-Native owned and operated coffee shop is now open in north Minneapolis, off I-94 (on the corner of 42nd...

Shalynne Nipwater new Miss Mankato

Shalynne Nipwater, age 16, has won the title of Miss Mankato 2009 at the annual Mankato Powwow held in Mankato, MN in Sept. Nipwater...

James Anderson one of NCAIED's '40 Under 40' award winners

James Anderson, (Choctaw/Ojibwe) son of “Famous” Dave Anderson, has been named one of The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development’s “Native American...

Fond du Lac Tribal Community College has new President

The Minnesota State Colleges and Universities Board of Trustees has appointed Larry Anderson as president of Fond du Lac Tribal and Community...

It ain't easy being Indian

Way back in the olden days when I was but a wee girl I watched a Dracula movie starring Bela Lugosi. I was traumatized,...