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Repairs Planned for Dams in Tribal Communities

Details By Jenna Kunze May 18, 2022 The Department of the Interior today announced a $29 million investment in dam safety programs for tribal communities. The money, included in the $13 billion Bipartisan Infrastructure Law’s spending on tribal communities across the country, will specifically benefit the Bureau of Indian Affairs’ Irrigation, Power, and Safety of […]

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Finance

Sinn Féin leader pledges to move past N Ireland’s tribal divisions

The greatest week of Michelle O’Neill’s political career should have culminated in her appointment on Friday as first minister of Northern Ireland, crowning the nationalist Sinn Féin party’s triumph in becoming the region’s biggest for the first time. Instead, she will have to wait. Election runner-up the Democratic Unionist party has put forming a new […]

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Entertainment

Ninth Circuit declines to stop tribal bison hunt in Montana

Bison cross out of Yellowstone National Park (on the left side of the road) onto National Forest land. In about an hour, these bison and 15 others were killed by Native Americans in an organized hunt. (David Reese/Courthouse News) (CN) — Annual bison hunts carried out by tribal members exercising their treaty rights will continue […]

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US

Tamil Nadu’s tribal village Sivalingapuram has own tryst with metaverse – The New Indian Express

Express News Service KRISHNAGIRI: It was a tryst with destiny for Sivalingapuram, a nondescript tribal village of Anchetti taluk in Krishnagiri district, as 25-year-old IIT-Madras project associate Dinesh SP and his techie bride Janaganandhini Ramasamy celebrated their wedding reception on metaverse, complete with blockchain technology and NFTs, at their hamlet of 50 households.   According to […]

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Yellowstone National Park is looking to the public for more tribal input on bison management

Yellowstone National Park is looking for public comment on new and old bison management strategies to include in their Environmental Impact Statement. The park wants to update its management strategies to include more tribal input and updated scientific findings. In a press release, the park encourages comments on treaty hunting rights around the park, brucellosis […]

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Supreme Court May Revisit Oklahoma Ruling on Tribal Land

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court, confronting the consequences of its ruling last year that much of eastern Oklahoma falls within an Indian reservation, said on Wednesday that it would temporarily block a decision from an Oklahoma court that threw out a state conviction of a death row inmate. The state court had said the Supreme […]