This weekend's stories: Navajo Nation to receive largest payment ever made by the US government; Indigenous groups led largest climate-change march; Rockefeller heirs announce divestment from fossil fuels; Buffalo Treaty signed by tribes in US and Canada; Morongo law enforcement chief named Police Chief of the Year.

Native News Update with anchor Kimberlie Acosta from the studios of IndianCountryTV.com.

 
This weekend's stories: Seattle set to change name of Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples’ Day; UMD offers online bachelor’s program for Masters of Tribal Administration and Governance program; Association of Fundraising Professionals Washington Chapter to honor Muckleshoot Tribe; Yvonne Walker Keshick designated a National Heritage Fellow; Loretta Lynn receives Americana Music Association’s ‘Lifetime Achievement Award for Songwriting.’

Native News Update with anchor Kimberlie Acosta from the studios of IndianCountryTV.com.

 
This weekend's stories: Native American Music Awards set for November; Honoring Apache women; Carlisle Journeys conference focusing on American Indians in show business; ‘LaDonna Harris: Indian 101’ to air to air on PBS in November; Gathering of Nations designated – Top 100 events in North America in 2015

Native News Update with anchor Kimberlie Acosta from the studios of IndianCountryTV.com.

 
By Ricey Wild
News From Indian Country   
In another dazzling display of culturally entrenched racism against the First Peoples of Turtle Island Ted Nugent called us “Unclean vermin” who “don’t qualify as people”. He went on to say that there is a lunatic fringe of hateful, rotten, dishonest people that hate happy, successful people. Wow.
 
Human Resource Department is currently recruiting for the following positions (Please ask to see job descriptions or visit MHA Nation website: www.mhanation.com)

Administration Office
Chief Executive Officer $D.O.Q/D.O.E      (Open July 8, 2014, Until Filled)
Administrator Officer                             (Open July 23, 2014, Until Filled)

Business Office
Health System Specialist $D.O.Q/D.O.E.
Patient Billing Support $D.O.Q/D.O.E        (Open July 23rd, 2014, Open Until Filled)
 
This weekend's stories: Alaska Native artifacts returned; Dream Diné Charter School opens; Mitchelene Big Man honored at the White House; Cherokee Nation honors citizens and organizations at State of the Nation Awards Banquet; “The Life, Blood and Rhythm of Randy Castillo” to open Red Nation Film Festival.

Native News Update with anchor Kimberlie Acosta from the studios of IndianCountryTV.com.