By Konnie LeMayShredtastic! Thanks to a $100,000 Super Bowl grant, the White Earth Reservation is building three skate parks for its community members
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By Konnie LeMayOjibwe doctor Arne Vainio has been named Physician of the Year by the Association of American Indian Physicians. And now he’s teaching the next generation.
By Konnie LeMayNative languages didn’t name months after gods, like Western cultures. Native American moon names indicate something that should happen or something that needs to be done during that month.
By Konnie LeMayOn June 27, 1864, John Evans, governor of the Colorado Territory in Denver, issued a proclamation that set the course for the Sand Creek Massacre.
By Konnie LeMayThe story of the survival of the Delaware people is told by Native American author Denise Low through her own family’s history and struggle.
By Konnie LeMayWith the oversight of Dakota elders, the “Scaffold” sculpture will be dismantled and burned at Fort Snelling; whole endeavor an opportunity for education.
By Konnie LeMayA sculpture called “Scaffold” by a non-Native artist sparked outrage and protests in Minneapolis for making light of the hanging of the Dakota 38 + 2.
By Konnie LeMayA four-day event in Mankato, Minnesota aims to work toward reconciliation between Native and non-Native people in the area where 155 years ago the U.S.-Dakota War came to a gruesome end.
By Konnie LeMayMy Tribal Area, launched the first week of May by the U.S. Census Bureau intends to offer easy access to statistics within reservation and trust-held lands.