GRAND CANYON, Ariz. — This week, the Cultural Demonstration Program presents Duane Koyawena, Hopi acrylic painter, on the South Rim.
GRAND CANYON, Ariz. — Arizona Republicans are challenging the creation of a new national monument near the Grand Canyon that would protect the land from uranium mining and give Native Americans a say in how the land is managed.
WASHINGTON — Tribal nations are seeing themselves represented more than ever before in the government, but they still need to make their voices heard more loudly at the ballot box, the president of the National Congress of American Indians said Feb. 12.
RHODE ISLAND - A Rhode Island prison system is denying a White Mountain Apache inmate his right to practice his religious beliefs by wearing an Apache headband, according to a lawsuit filed by American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) attorneys in Rhode Island District Court on Jan. 24.
More than 430 students were named to Fort Lewis College’s Dean’s List for the fall 2023 semester. These students took at least 15 credits of gradable hours and achieved a 3.60 or higher grade point average.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — In a demonstration of solidarity, Speaker Crystalyne Curley of the Navajo Nation Council and Executive Director Justin Ahasteen of the Navajo Nation Washington Office, joined forces with U.S. Senator Josh Hawley (R-MO) on Capitol Hill to fervently champion the extension and amplification of the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act (RECA), which is on the brink of expiration in July this year.
Two Native American tribes, the state of New Mexico and the U.S. Army have finalized a restoration plan for a former military installation near Gallup.
KINGMAN, Ariz. — Until last year, the land surrounding the Grand Canyon fell under the purview of Mohave and Coconino counties.
LAS VEGAS — At least two Indigenous players are set to take the field in America’s biggest game at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas, Nevada, as the Kansas City NFL team will take on the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl LVIII Feb. 11.
GREER, Ariz. — Visitors who enter the Sunrise Park Resort are greeted with the Apache word, Dagot’ee, meaning welcome. The resort is believed to be one of the only two tribally owned and managed ski areas in the country.
COTTONWOOD, Ariz. — Yavapai-Apache Nation Tribal Housing (YANTH) will build 40 new homes and a community center in the tribe’s Tunlii neighborhood, making significant progress on a waiting list of more than 135 families and individuals in need of housing.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Rumble on The Mountain 10 will take place at the historic Orpheum Theater Feb. 3 in Flagstaff from 3-10 p.m.
GRAND CANYON, Ariz. — Hopi weaver and painter Ahkima Honyumptewa along with Hopi beader Marie Honyumptewa will be offering cultural demonstration programs at the South Rim Visitor Center.
PHOENIX — Inside a crowded hearing room at the Arizona House of Representatives, several Tribal leaders and community members gathered to support the Governor’s Office of Tribal Relations.