2024 Little Wolf Homecoming Commemoration observed

Chief Little Wolf Legendary Northern Cheyenne Chief 1868 (Photo courtesy Wallace Bearchum, Northern Cheyenne Cultural Commission) LAME DEER, Mont. – Every American Indian Tribe has a dark story to recall about surviving the onslaught of Manifest Destiny and U.S. Military attempts to exterminate them. Sadly some Tribes did not survive,

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Shared by Native Sun News Today April 14, 2024

Gov. Noem shows up uninvited to Pe Sla meeting

Noem with attendees at the meeting in the Black Hills about co-stewardship of the land and water and protection of Pe Sla and other Sacred Site, between the Forest Service and Tribal leaders. (Courtesy Noem’s Facebook page.) RAPID CITY – The U.S. Forest Service hosted the Pe Sla Sacred Sites

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Shared by Native Sun News Today April 8, 2024

‘Calling the Allies back together’

Ernest Little Mouth, Sr. Northern Cheyenne Tribal Vice President Part 2 of a series LAME DEER, Mont. – As reported in part 1 of this series, in 2020, the National Park Service (NPS) received a grant of 4.5 million to build a new Visitors Center and expanded interpretive services at

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Shared by Native Sun News Today April 8, 2024

Wakinyan Oyate awaken Ina Maka

Chantelle Blue Arm interviewing Steve Vance, Ben Rhodd, his son and Russell Eagle Bear who have been coming to what is now known as Black Elk Peak for 37 years for a ceremony that Welcomes Back the Wakinyan Oyate. (Photo by Ernestine Anunkasan Hopa) BLACK ELK PEAK – Each spring

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Shared by Native Sun News Today April 8, 2024

Biden-Harris administration bringing high-speed internet, clean drinking water and modern infrastructure to tribal communities

LAS VEGAS – U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced that USDA is making investments to provide clean drinking water, sanitary wastewater systems and affordable high-speed internet to people in Tribal communities. A portion of today’s funding will improve water infrastructure for the Yomba Shoshone Tribe in

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Shared by Native Sun News Today March 16, 2024