CASPER, Wyo. — The Rev. Michael Oleksa has lived and worked with American Indians in Alaska for more than 40 years.
RIVERTON, Wyo. — A principal walked into Brent Gish’s office in 2011, crying.
HELENA — The time has come to remove the words "halfbreed" and "breed" from the names of creeks, lakes and other places around Montana, according to leaders of the Little Shell Tribe of Chippewa Indians.
HELENA — The president of the National Black Farmers Association says he’s being stiffed by the attorneys behind a $3.4 billion government settlement with Native American landowners who asked him to lobby Congress to fund the payout.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Attorney General Eric Holder said Monday his office will consult with tribes across the country to develop ways to increase voting access for American Indians and Alaska Natives.
New Mexico artist Jaune Quick-to-See Smith was thrilled when she discovered she could escape poverty and racism when she opened a book or picked up a pencil to draw.
Northern Cheyenne courtship flute maker Jay Old Mouse describes how flutes were used in courtship by the tribe, and demonstrates a song.
NEW TOWN, N.D. — Oil production on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation in North Dakota has become so large that it would rank among the top 10 oil producing states in the nation, a tribal leader said Tuesday.
GILLETTE, Wyo. — Tribe leaders are opposing a bill co-sponsored by Wyoming's congressional delegation regarding the boundaries of the Wind River Reservation.
HELENA — Tribal leaders from Montana, Oklahoma, Oregon and Washington state told a congressional panel Thursday that they feel shut out of decisions being made in a $1.9 billion land-buyback program managed by the U.S. Department of Interior.
HELENA — The Little Shell Band of Chippewa Indians is moving closer to the federal recognition it has sought for 35 years.
Bertha Bear Claw’s legacy is tough to describe, but there’s little doubt that it’s easy to see.
The Sandstone Gallery, 2913 Second Ave. N., is featuring new works by gallery artists photographer Phil Bell and watercolorist Linda Duncan in addition to works by guest artist Seidel Standing Elk.
"Let’s Talk Billings" has launched a Montana teen suicide awareness fundraising campaign on Rockethub.com.
Christian Takes Gun Parrish, aka Supaman, recently stopped by The Gazette’s Studio Enjoy to record a music video featuring his combination of Fancy Dance, traditional Apsaalooke music and hip-hop.
Montana hip hop artist Supaman performs his song 'Prayer Loop Song' in the Gazette's Studio Enjoy.
Keegan Her Many Horses, a 16-year-old junior at Wyoming Indian High School in Ethete, performs a dance Wednesday at the National Historic Trails Interpretive Center in Casper. Students from Wyoming Indian performed a selection of traditional dances at the event, which marked the closing of a…
The leader who never shied from discussing the challenges plaguing Indian Country — including suicide and alcoholism — has died.
PABLO — American colleges and universities that are serious about recruiting and educating students from Indian tribes will go beyond creating Native American studies programs and centers.
HELENA — Federal officials have lifted their temporary hold on funding for a $361 million water pipeline for a Native American reservation in northern Montana.