Stories tagged: Reservation
Fri., Sept. 29, 2017, 9:44 a.m.
Nebraska court ends beer sales near South Dakota reservation
Four Nebraska beer stores criticized for selling millions of cans each year to an American Indian reservation where alcohol is banned will remain closed after the state Supreme Court on …
Fri., Sept. 1, 2017, 1:22 p.m.
Colville Tribes receive $3.9 million for reforestation of wildfire-raked lands
The Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation has received $3.9 million in federal appropriations for reforestation work across its sprawling reservation.
UPDATED: Tue., March 7, 2017, 10:25 p.m.
Man pleads guilty to killing couple who tried to help him on Montana road
A Wyoming man pleaded guilty Tuesday to two counts of second-degree murder and other crimes for shooting a couple and wounding their daughter when the family tried to help him …
Wed., Feb. 22, 2017, 3:30 p.m.
Inslee signs bill to improve dental care for state tribes
Gov. Jay Inslee on Wednesday signed a bill that seeks to improve oral health on reservations in Washington state. The measure was the first bill the governor has signed this …
Tue., Dec. 13, 2016, 1:58 p.m.
Appeals court rules Yakama Nation can’t sue over tobacco tax
A federal appeals court says the Yakama Indian Nation can’t sue to block collection of a federal tax on tobacco products made by a company on the reservation.
Tue., Oct. 11, 2016, 7:18 p.m.
Dakota Access pipeline work resumes near site of protest
Texas-based Energy Transfer Partners resumed digging trenches and laying pipe, Morton County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Rob Keller said, a move that comes in light of Sunday’s federal appeals court ruling …
Sun., Oct. 9, 2011
Quileute Tribe fights for ancestral land, safety
LA PUSH, Wash. – Tucked into a 1-square-mile reservation along a stretch of northwest Washington’s rugged coastline, the Quileute Tribe holds several distinctions. It is among Washington’s smallest tribes. It …