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Tohono O'odham Nation rules aim to slow the spread of COVID-19
An executive order issued Monday issues a stay-at-home order, a curfew and restrictions who can enter the Nation.
Navajo Nation enacting curfew to stem coronavirus spread
Navajo Nation President “gets stern” and tells people to stay home as COVID-19 cases climb above 100.
Coronavirus relief package to send $8 billion to tribes
The aid would be a "godsend" for the Pascua Yaqui Tribe, the chairman said.
Navajo access to water compounds response to coronavirus
Many on the Navajo Nation must drive miles for water, groceries and necessities.
New law to increase internet access for rural and tribal communities
The COVID-19 pandemic is underlining the importance of broadband services, but some communities can't get a dependable connection.
Pascua Yaqui Tribe temporarily closing Casino del Sol and Casino of the Sun; Desert Diamond follows suit
The tribe expects it will take a significant financial hit as it shutters in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Bill calls for more tribal community access to federal stockpile of medical supplies
Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Tom Udall say health systems serving Native communities need to be prepared for an outbreak of COVID-19.
Opponents of proposed copper mine speak out about threat to Oak Flat
Indigenous and environmental advocates say the Resolution Copper Mine would irreparably harm the site of cultural and environmental significance.
Indigenous group reaffirms importance of Quitobaquito Springs amid border wall construction
The group discussed how construction and pumping local groundwater is affecting the sacred site.
Clean energy produced on Navajo land could help power Los Angeles
With the recent closure of the Navajo Generating Station, Navajo leaders are looking to jump start the tribal economy by partnering with Los Angeles.
Conservationists: Oil drilling plan doesn't do enough to protect Chaco
The BLM projects as many as 3,000 new oil and gas wells in the area surrounding Chaco Culture National Historical Park.
Tohono O’odham chair decries ongoing controlled blasts for border wall project
Chairman Ned Norris, Jr. testified during a U.S. House subcommittee hearing.
Hearing looks at border wall construction's impact on Native American sites
The chairman of the Tohono O'odham Nation compared it to building a wall at Arlington National Cemetery.
Navajo Nation wants to provide power To LA
The deal is the latest attempt to make up for the lack of coal revenue and develop renewable energy projects.
Federal budget proposes cuts to scholarships for Indigenous students
Trump administration has again proposed cutting scholarship funds within the Bureau of Indian Education.
Controlled blasts for border wall project draw criticism
Critics say they threaten cultural sites that belong to the Tohono O'odham Nation.
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