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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 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 / rking@duluthnews.com)
Duluth residents criticize 'racist' T-shirts in Canal Park shop
December 5, 2017 - 10:56am
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
November 12, 2015
Lawmakers to host public meeting on capitol artworks
November 12, 2015 - 9:10pm
January 20, 2015
Midwest Opinion: The nickname key: What’s best for UND?
January 20, 2015 - 3:32pm
July 7, 2014
The American Indian Cancer Foundation holds a Powwow for Hope each year to raise money for cancer education, including smoking prevention efforts on May 3 at Fort Snelling in Minneapolis. Jennifer Simonson/MPR News
High risk for cancer: Minnesota’s American Indian population devastated
July 7, 2014 - 11:02pm
April 28, 2013
Tribal Hostess Laverne John and Tribal Host Tom Dalton, right, are introduced to the delegates by President Edward Thomas, center, and Robert Sanderson, Jr., Second Vice President, at the start of the 78th Annual Tribal Assembly of the Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska at the Elizabeth Peratrovich Hall in Juneau, Alaska, on Wednesday, April 17, 2013. (AP Photo/The Juneau Empire, Michael Penn)
Twilight' actor part of Red Lake youth conference
April 28, 2013 - 5:00am
August 19, 2012
A public outdoor prayer service of hope and healing is held Sunday at the historic Ness Church near Litchfield, Minnesota.play button
Video: U.S.-Dakota War event
August 19, 2012 - 7:05pm
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