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March 10, 2020
David Treuer, who grew up on the Leech Lake Reservation in Minnesota, wrote "The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee." Photo by Nisreen Breek / Special to The Forum
'Conflicted feelings' led to Minnesota author's book on Native American life post-Wounded Knee
March 10, 2020 - 7:30am
December 4, 2019
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Minnesota Department of Ed report shows Native students still lag behind, feel anxious and unsafe at school
December 4, 2019 - 6:34pm
November 25, 2019
Riders arrived in South Dakota's capital city of Pierre on Tuesday, June 4, after riding more than 200 miles on horseback from Santee, Neb., to raise awareness for missing and murdered indigenous women. Sarah Mearhoff / Forum News Service
New report suggests thousands of Native women victimized on Northern Plains, warns of KXL impact
November 25, 2019 - 7:03pm
October 28, 2019
Grace Roberts hosts her show, "Reviving with Grace," on Thursday, Oct. 24. Roberts started with the station as a volunteer and was later hired to run her own show, which she said has been healing for her and for her listeners. Natasha Rausch / Forum News Service
Niijii Radio rises 'out of the ashes' to serve White Earth Nation, nearby communities
October 28, 2019 - 7:00am
September 30, 2019
Marlinda Haudley, a graduate student at North Dakota State University, talks Friday, Sept. 27, at the campus library about her plans to become a dentist and eventually an oral health director for the Navajo Nation. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Navajo NDSU student pursues dentistry to become 'ultimate changemaker' for her tribe
September 30, 2019 - 6:47am
September 20, 2019
Participants of the grand entry for the Mandaree Hidatsa Powwow wear regalia and dance in a rotating circle July 19 in Mandaree, N.D. Forum file photo
North Dakota's tribes team up to attract international tourists
September 20, 2019 - 6:00am
Marcella LeBeau asked each presidential candidate if they would support the Remove the Stain Act Tuesday, Aug. 20, at the Frank LaMere Native American Presidential Forum in Sioux City, Iowa. Natasha Rausch / The Forum
99-year-old presses presidential candidates to back effort to revoke military medals from Wounded Knee Massacre
August 20, 2019 - 6:52pm
August 19, 2019
Democratic 2020 presidential candidate Marianne Williamson spoke at the Frank LaMere Native American Presidential Forum in Sioux City, Iowa on Monday, Aug. 19, 2019. Sarah Mearhoff / Forum News Service
2020 candidates talk missing and murdered indigenous women two years after Savanna Greywind's disappearance
August 19, 2019 - 6:00pm
Frank LaMere reacts to the Nebraska Liquor Control Commission's unanimous decision to revoke Whiteclay's four liquor licenses in Lincoln, Neb., on April 19, 2017. James Wooldridge / Special to The Forum
WATCH LIVE: Bernie Sanders speaks at forum on Native American issues
August 19, 2019 - 9:11am
August 18, 2019
South Dakota counties whose audit rates are above the national average of 7.7 audits per 1,000 income tax filings, according to data collected by ProPublica. Oglala Lakota County, home to the Pine Ridge Reservation, has the 12th-highest audit rate of all counties in the United States. Graphic by Sarah Mearhoff for Forum News Service.
Is the IRS easing up on the wealthy? Residents of lower income, higher Native population counties more likely to be audited
August 18, 2019 - 6:00am
August 7, 2019
Calonna Carlisle and her 12-year-old dog Pluto sit in the bedroom in the Lakeville home she shares with her adopted mother on July 26, 2019. Carlisle has spent years trying to get local and state officials to restore her Native American heritage in her adoption records. Evan Frost / MPR News
Her Native American identity was omitted from her adoption records. Now she wants it back
August 7, 2019 - 10:47am
August 1, 2019
Walking up Main Street the procession protesting against the Keystone XL pipeline makes its way to Andrew W. Bogue Federal Courthouse in downtown Rapid City on Wednesday, June 12, 2019. Adam Fondren / Rapid City Journal
ACLU to hire SD-based Native justice organizer following pipeline protest laws
August 1, 2019 - 4:36pm
July 31, 2019
A voting sign is seen outside West Acres mall in south Fargo on Nov. 4, 2014. Forum file photo
Appeals court ruling favors ND voter ID law said to discriminate against Native Americans
July 31, 2019 - 8:31pm
July 11, 2019
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'A tragic reminder': Rounds, Johnson sponsor bill to repeal federal anti-Native discriminatory laws
July 11, 2019 - 4:35pm
June 30, 2019
Ciciley Littlewolf stands in the lobby of Sanford Medical Center on June 21 in Fargo. Littlewolf is the first Native American woman doctor in the North Dakota National Guard. Meagan Deanne / The Forum
Despite family tragedies, Fargo woman becomes first female Native American physician in ND Guard
June 30, 2019 - 10:02am