Bureau Of Indian Affairs

Latest Bureau Of Indian Affairs Items
  • FBI, BIA investigating death of Tokio infant

    An FBI spokesman confirmed Friday that it is working with the Bureau of Indian Affairs to investigate the death of an infant on the Spirit Lake Reservation.

  • Leachman suing BIA over horse seizure

    Livestock breeder James Leachman of Billings is suing several officials with the Bureau of Indian Affairs over the seizure and sale of more than 800 horses that he failed to relocate and care for after he lost his ranch in a foreclosure sale.

  • Mass. tribe sees legal opinion as casino boost

    The Mashpee Wampanoag tribe said Tuesday that a recent legal opinion from the U.S. Interior Department could provide a major boost to its hopes of building a resort casino in Taunton.

  • ** FILE ** Wooden boards connect houses in the flood-prone village of Newtok, Alaska, in 2006. The Yup'ik Eskimo community, near Alaska's storm-battered coast, is running out of time as coastal erosion creeps ever closer. (AP Photo/Alaska Department of Commerce)

    Tribal dispute puts Alaska village in limbo

    The flood-prone village of Newtok near Alaska's storm-battered coast is running out of time as coastal erosion creeps ever closer to the Yup'ik Eskimo community.

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