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Craggy Gardens: Milepost 364

 The hike itself was not that hard. The cool mountain air, the fog. Everything was magical. Craggy Gardens is on milepost 364 on the Parkway; to the left, there is a trail with a small rock outlook, to the right a mile up the parkway is a bigger overlook. 17 more words

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BIA official who was stabbed is out of hospital

SOUTH DAKOTA – The Bureau of Indian Affairs superintendent on the Crow Creek Indian Reservation who was stabbed last week has been released from the hospital. 75 more words

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Interior Department Announces Plans to Partner with Crow Tribe on Yellowtail Afterbay Hydropower

MONTANA – The Department of the Interior, in partnership with the Crow Tribe, will enter into an agreement for hydropower development on the Yellowtail Afterbay Dam, downstream of Yellowtail Dam and Powerplant, on the Bighorn River near Fort Smith, Montana. 92 more words

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New Obama administration fracking regs especially hurt Native Americans

U.S. – Last summer, as President Barack Obama visited the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe in Cannon Ball, he called the economic and educational hardships faced by Native Americans “a moral call to action.” The president has claimed he will write a “new chapter” by keeping promises to Native Americans, but sadly, his administration’s recent regulations deny Native Americans economic opportunities they sorely need. 196 more words

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Land Buy back program, what does it mean?

ARIZONA – How this will help develop rural areas on the Nation still needs to be researched. However, officials are moving in the right direction to help consolidate those activities. 130 more words

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