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April 9, 2018
Betty Jo Krenz. Jamestown Sun file photo
North Dakota woman charged with adoption scam
April 9, 2018 - 10:48pm
January 7, 2018
Military veterans and tribal leaders, despite heavy snow and winds, march along Highway 1806 in Cannon Ball, N.D., Dec. 5, 2016. The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe won a major victory on Sunday in its battle to block the Dakota Access oil pipeline being built near its reservation when the Department of the Army announced that it would not allow the pipeline to be drilled under a dammed section of the Missouri River. (Alyssa Schukar/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
How an artifact from Standing Rock protest made its way to American Indian museum
January 7, 2018 - 11:34am
December 31, 2017
This is a still image from the award-winning documentary “Essence of Healing: Journey of American Indian Nurses." Those behind the film hope it will help recruit and retain native nurses to serve communities with elderly people in need of care. Special to Forum News Service
Award-winning documentary aims to recruit, retain American Indian nurses
December 31, 2017 - 5:38pm
December 5, 2017
Donna Blue Bird (right), and her two daughters, Jamie (left) and Winona Blue Bird, bought these T-shirts from the I Love Duluth store in Canal Park. (Bob King /
Duluth residents criticize 'racist' T-shirts in Canal Park shop
December 5, 2017 - 10:56am
November 10, 2017
Members of the White Earth Veterans Honor Guard parade through the Comstock Ballroom at Minnesota State University Moorhead Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017, during opening ceremonies for the Native Warriors at Veterans Day event. David Samson / Forum News Service
Planning underway for North Dakota's first Honor Flight for Native American veterans
November 10, 2017 - 2:23pm
October 26, 2017
Nancy Norr talks to Tom Watson Wednesday outside the Crosslake Community Center at a public hearing about the Line 3 replacement project proposed by Enbridge Energy. Norr is director of regional development for Minnesota Power and chairwoman of Jobs for Minnesotans, a nonprofit coalition of labor and community leaders. Watson is president of the Whitefish Area Property Owners Association, which is concerned about preserving the environment. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crosslake, Minn. public hearings regarding Enbridge project attract hundreds
October 26, 2017 - 1:48pm
October 5, 2017
U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., speaks with the images of four murdered native women in the U.S. Senate on Thursday, Oct. 5, to introduce her bill “Savanna’s Act” to address the issue of murdered and missing native women. Special to Forum News Service
'These are not isolated cases': Sen. Heitkamp highlights missing and murdered native women in introducing 'Savanna's Act'
October 5, 2017 - 8:54pm
August 27, 2017
Jessica Metcalfe started the blog "Beyond Buckskin" not knowing it would become a force for Native American fashion. She poses for a photo in Belcourt, N.D. (Renee Jones Schneider/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS)
Top American Indian stylemaker's home base: a tiny N.D. town, population 29
August 27, 2017 - 11:03am
March 31, 2016
American Indian parents want native culture to be more visible in schools
March 31, 2016 - 1:42pm
March 11, 2016
Tribal college awarded funds for Head Start programs
March 11, 2016 - 1:17pm
March 5, 2016
Jon Stronstad, left, Highland Elementary American Indian liaison, fist bumps Katrina Leeson. Jesse Trelstad/ Grand Forks Herald
Crookston program provides support to American Indian students
March 5, 2016 - 6:00am
March 1, 2016
Joseph Marion, director of Heart of the Turtle Native American Art Gallery, fashions beadwork while listening to a professional development session for American Indian artists on UND's campus on Monday. Sponsored by the First Peoples Fund, the event was co-hosted by Marion's organization. (Sam Easter/ Grand Forks Herald)
Clinic for American Indian artists kicks off at UND
March 1, 2016 - 6:45am
November 16, 2015
Erma Vizenor
"We're going backwards": White Earth's new constitution, approved two years ago, is stalled
November 16, 2015 - 6:30am
November 6, 2015
Woonsocket High School 'Redmen' to consider nickname change
November 6, 2015 - 9:09pm
June 13, 2015
Minnesota education bill gives American Indian schools boost
June 13, 2015 - 8:45pm