1. Breaking: Body Found in Washington Believed to Be Misty Upham
Misty Upham arrives on the red carpet at the 2013 AFI Fest premiere of ‘August: Osage County’ at the TCL Chinese Theatre on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)
2. Search Continues for Misty Upham; Father Responds to Media Coverage
Actress Misty Upham currently has short hair, as in this photo posted to Facebook August 11.
3. ‘The Rez Sisters': 28 Years Later, More Relevant Than Ever
‘The Rez Sisters ‘celebrates Native women, with all their flaws and complex relationships.’
4. AIANTA Wants You! Preparations Underway for World’s Leading Travel Show
5. ICTMN Environmental Writer Terri Hansen on Diversity Travel Fellowship to ScienceWriters2014
ICTMN correspondent Terri Hansen will use her Diversity Travel Fellowship to this conference to encourage Native journalists to focus on science writing.
6. Student Newspaper Bans R-Word, Braces for First Amendment Fight
Members of The Playwickian staff review its papers before distribution.
7. Back From Near Extinction: Kootenais Open First Ever Hatchery for Burbot and Sturgeon
Tanks for holding burbot are designed to separate fish of different sizes, as they are a very predatory species and will eat their own.
8. Gift of the Harvest—the Art and History of Ricing
Fred Ackley Jr, right, appears in Wisconsin Media Lab’s video about ricing.
9. San Manuel Pow Wow Has Huge Prize Money, Awesome Singers & Drums
A young fancy shawl dancer walks by hung photographic murals of powwow dancers from previous years, during the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians’ Annual Pow Wow.
10. Stunning photos from the 25th Native American Festival at Moundville Archaeological Park
From Choctaw, MS, a group of youth from the Mystic Wind Stickball Players put on a high paced intense traditional game of stickball with ancient mounds as their background for onlookers at the 25th Moundville Indian Festival in Alabama
11. Sleep With One Eye Open, Sandman has Entered Minn. Congressional Race
Courtesy Ray Sandman’s Campaign Office
Ray “Skip” Sandman has his sights set on the 8th Congressional District in Minnesota as the Green Party candidate.
12. Rep. Lisa Johnson-Billy to Encourage Native Women to Run on Radio Show
Rep. Lisa Johnson-Billy, Chickasaw, is encouraging Native women to enter the political scene whether federal, state or tribal.
13. Invader-States Hijacked UN World Conference on Indigenous Peoples