This weekend's stories: Washoe Tribe constructs new solar arrays, Phoenix Indian School Legacy Project seeks those who attended school, Mekko tells the story of homeless Native Americans in Tulsa, New book features Native boxer Marvin Camel, and Buffy Sainte-Marie releases new album.

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

 
This weekend's stories: Documentary on tribal online lending; Native American knowledge combats California drought; Homes donated by Brad Pitts foundation begin to arrive on Fort Peck; Ho-Chunk Gaming in Madison goes smoke-free; Tulalip students construct tiny homes for homeless in Seattle

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

 
By Ricey Wild
News From Indian Country

Last month me and the ‘gals’ had a funktastic night out at a George Clinton concert at the famous Cabooze in the Big City. I insisted that for one night we refer to each other as D-Funk, M-Funk and K-Funk because I’m weird like that.
 
By Arne Vainio, M.D.
News From Indian Country
I was a brand new physician on call and he had fallen off a barstool about a week earlier. Eventually he had trouble breathing and the ambulance took him to the Emergency Room. A chest x-ray, then a CT scan showed he had bled into the pleural space around his right lung and collapsed his lung almost completely.
 
What are Community Rights?
June 16, 2015
Northland College, Ashland, WI.
 
RezStyle with host Kimberlie Acosta talking with Jeneda and Clayson Benally of Sihasin, formally known as 'Blackfire.' RezStyle is a Native American Talk show from www.IndianCountryTV.com on the Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe Reservation at Reserve, Wisconsin. RezStyle is brought to you in part by the National Indian Gaming Association, www.IndianGaming.org
 
This weekend's stories: Appeals court sides with tribes on land issue; Congress approves commission on Native American children; Museum of Northern Arizona receives 2015 National Medal for Museum and Library Service; New book on Sarah Winnemucca to be published; True Sioux Hope Foundation created to help improve living conditions on Pine Ridge.

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